Vision

To unite for a moment in time



Mission

To unite and grow the global watch community for the preservation and transmission of horological knowledge



About Dubai Watch Week

Dubai Watch Week is a global platform dedicated to the preservation of watchmaking culture and heritage by creating one of the largest non-commercial events for the international watch community. Founded in 2015 by Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, the event provides an intimate environment for collectors, brands, watchmakers and members of the media to interact and share knowledge.



"Dubai Watch Week has highlighted the importance of creating a networking platform where everyone can share knowledge"

PHILIPPE DUFOUR

"Dubai Watch Week has highlighted the importance of creating a networking platform where everyone can share knowledge"

PHILIPPE DUFOUR

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About Horology Forum

The Horology Forum is an intellectual space comprised of free-flowing discussions between leading watch curators, pioneers, authors, historians, collectors, brands and industry professionals. This year marks the 5th edition dedicated to the transfiguration of horology under the theme ‘Innovation & Technology’, where attendees will observe informal conversations between linchpins of the industry, divulging their perceptions and rationalizations of the status quo and sharing their formative experiences that molded them into the revered figures we know today. Each panel will conclude with a 15-minute Q&A between the attendees and panelists.

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About The Creative Hub

The Creative Hub promotes dialogues and conversations that are designed to foster creativity, champion innovation and celebrate the industry. The sessions cover a variety of topics devoted to sparking ideas and sharing information ranging from community-oriented talks to new product launches. Over the years, the Creative Hub has welcomed numerous limited-edition watch reveals, earning itself the position of being the only event outside of the renowned SIHH and Baselworld fairs to host international launches.

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About Main Exhibition

The Dubai Watch Week 2019 exhibition will allow brands to explore this year’s theme of ‘innovation & technology’. Some of the world’s premier marques will present their interpretation of the theme through a myriad of techniques presenting their latest timepieces, immersive experiences as well as exhibiting their innovative application and desire to track and tell time.

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About Masterclasses

Enjoy participating in a hands-on workshop where experts and artisans teach you how to create your very first mechanical watch movement, paint on a miniature dial or learn the traditional art of chamfering.

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About Christie's

Christie’s presents the Auction Room at this edition of Dubai Watch Week, showcasing rare timepieces and covering a wide range of topics with chief figures from the industry as well as historians and collectors. The Auction Room offers a three-pronged approach into the world of auctions through masterclasses, the evaluation room and workshops on how to bid at auctions. Another popular returning segment is the children’s workshop, where kids will enjoy the thrilling experience of a mock-up auction and bid for prizes.

Horology Forum
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About Horology Forum

The Horology Forum is an intellectual space comprised of free-flowing discussions between leading watch curators, pioneers, authors, historians, collectors, brands and industry professionals. This year marks the 5th edition dedicated to the transfiguration of horology under the theme ‘Innovation & Technology’, where attendees will observe informal conversations between linchpins of the industry, divulging their perceptions and rationalizations of the status quo and sharing their formative experiences that molded them into the revered figures we know today. Each panel will conclude with a 15-minute Q&A between the attendees and panelists.

Creative-Hub-Holding-(2)-.jpg

About The Creative Hub

The Creative Hub promotes dialogues and conversations that are designed to foster creativity, champion innovation and celebrate the industry. The sessions cover a variety of topics devoted to sparking ideas and sharing information ranging from community-oriented talks to new product launches. Over the years, the Creative Hub has welcomed numerous limited-edition watch reveals, earning itself the position of being the only event outside of the renowned SIHH and Baselworld fairs to host international launches.

Exhibition-1.jpg

About Main Exhibition

The Dubai Watch Week 2019 exhibition will allow brands to explore this year’s theme of ‘innovation & technology’. Some of the world’s premier marques will present their interpretation of the theme through a myriad of techniques presenting their latest timepieces, immersive experiences as well as exhibiting their innovative application and desire to track and tell time.

Watch-Making-7.jpg

About Masterclasses

Enjoy participating in a hands-on workshop where experts and artisans teach you how to create your very first mechanical watch movement, paint on a miniature dial or learn the traditional art of chamfering.

Christies-Holding-(1)-

About Christie's

Christie’s presents the Auction Room at this edition of Dubai Watch Week, showcasing rare timepieces and covering a wide range of topics with chief figures from the industry as well as historians and collectors. The Auction Room offers a three-pronged approach into the world of auctions through masterclasses, the evaluation room and workshops on how to bid at auctions. Another popular returning segment is the children’s workshop, where kids will enjoy the thrilling experience of a mock-up auction and bid for prizes.

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