Non-resident citizens of countries other than G.C.C. require either a visa on arrival or a pre-arranged visa. The hassle-free visas on arrival is available for some 70 nationalities. Requests for pre-arranged visas need to be processed prior to departure. A remaining passport validity of 6 months upon arrival is required for all visitors.
Please check with your local UAE representation what kind of visa you may require. In general, pre-arranged visas need to be arranged for by a UAE-based sponsor, including airlines and hotels.
When traveling on a UAE-based airline (Emirates, Etihad, FlyDubai, Air Arabia) to the UAE, delegates may benefit from their respective smooth visa services. Guests staying at the conference venue can also benefit from the venue's visa arrangement service against a non-refundable handling fee of 496 AED. Download the visa application form here before reaching them.
Please allow sufficient time for the processing of your visa prior to your departure.
Kindly note the conference organiser cannot issue any visa invitation letters etc. since we are not based in the UAE.