27 FEB - 3 MAR 2018



The Dubai International Boat Show is firmly established as the region’s number one marine luxury, leisure and lifestyle industry event and the most anticipated one in the Middle Eastern marine and luxury lifestyle calendar.

Featuring over 850 leading international, regional and local exhibitors from over 55 countries, making it an unparalleled platform for our VIP guests to network and do business with our exhibitors.

How can you become a VIP?

Complete the online nomination form to go through the Nomination Process (all nominations shall be vetted and do not automatically qualify).

Once the screening is completed, you will be notified by the show team regarding your qualification as a VIP member.

VIP Nomination Form 

Please contact us if you have any questions.

See the list of benefits that will make your experience more enjoyable, relaxing and ultimately an unforgettable one as a VIP guest:

-               Fast track admission for all days of the show

-               Reduced rates for hotel rooms and flights

-               Complimentary Sailing Experience courtesy of Eden Yachting

-               Exclusive access to the Marine Art Gallery

-               Exclusive entry to the VIP Hospitality Lounge

-               Access the VIP Registration Lounge with complimentary refreshments

-               Dedicated parking facilities

-               Access to exclusive events

-               1 Month access to World Trade Centre Membership card from 27th February  to 27th  March*

*World Trade Centre Membership benefits:

· Privileged access to WTCA branches around the world

- Complimentary membership for your spouse

- Free access to the exhibitions organized by DWTC on their premises

- World Trade Club Restaurant serving an international menu with a subtle Mediterranean and Asian influence

- Complimentary use of our four private dining/meeting rooms - Majlis, Mogul, Windsor and Pearl

- Complimentary use of a Club Room for corporate and social events

- Complimentary use of an Executive Boardroom with the latest conference facilities

- Complimentary use of valet parking with dedicated access for the disabled

- 20% discount on published rates for accommodation at Dubai Trade Centre Hotel Apartments (DTCHA), for daily, weekly and monthly stays

- Complimentary invitation to your first Business Luncheon

- 20% discount on the a-la-carte menu for lunch and dinner at the World Trade Club

- 20% discount on food and beverage for events held at the World Trade Club after 6 pm

- 10% discount on food and beverage for Weddings and Outside Caterings provided by DWTC

- 20% discount at The Wall, the wall climbing facility at DTCHA

- 30% discount at the recreational facilities at DTCHA

- Invites to special theme evenings, lunches and functions

- Monthly newsletters with the latest DWTC events update

- Birthday recognition

- 15% discount on Dolphinarium tickets

- 10% discount on Yas Ferrari tickets

- 10% to 20% discount at sixteen hotel properties located in the UAE, Europe, Middle East and Asia

- 15% discount at Seven Sands Restaurant in JBR

- 25% discounted rate off "A culinary adventure at le Calabash cooking school and  Chateau Valcreuse in the Loire valley, France

-50% off on Dental Cleaning & Polishing and 25% off on all dental services offered by Noa Dental Services

- Special offer when joining the CEO Clubs membership base

- 30% discount on 2-hour charter trips offered by Al Wasl Yachts (for details please contact ali@alwaslyachts.ae)

- Discounts on the services offered by The Gift Concierge (for details please contact founder@thegiftconcierge.ae)


To get the membership please go to World Trade Club ( Sheikh Rashid Tower  33rd Floor)
Open from 08:00am to 11:00pm  Saturday to Thursday

Closed on Friday and Public Holidays


Required documents:

Passport copy / Visa page

2 Half-length photographs

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