Frequently asked questions

Below is a list of frequently asked questions about Medlab Middle East. Click on any of the questions below for the answer.

The exhibition is at the Za'abeel Halls 1 - 6, Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE. The exhibition will run from 3 - 6 February 2020.

Entry to the exhibition is for healthcare and medical laboratory trade professionals only. 

Exhibition Timings:
6 Feb 2020: 09:30 - 18:00
7 Feb 2020: 09:30 - 18:00
8 Feb 2020: 09:30 - 18:00 
9 Feb 2020: 09:30 - 17:00

Congress Timings:
6 Feb 2020: 08:00 - 18:00
7 Feb 2020: 08:00 - 18:00
8 Feb 2020: 08:00 - 18:00
9 Feb 2020: 08:00 - 17:00

Click here to register your 2020 interest online.

There are several parking options available:

  • Opposite Novotel:
    • Car Park C: Free parking
    • Car Park D: Free parking
    • Helipad Car Parking: Free Parking
  • Behind Sheikh Maktoum and Sheikh Rashid Hall:
    • Multi-story: Paid Parking
  • Rashid Tower:
    • Multi-Storey: Paid Parking 
  • Next to Dubai Trade Centre Hotel Apartments:
    • Open car park: PaidNew Ibis HotelBasement Parking: Paid parking
  • Valet Parking: 
    • Plaza Valet at the Exhibition Gate Entrance
    • Arena Valet at the Trade Centre Arena & Hall 1 Entrance

View the parking map here

Take the red line metro route to the Dubai World Trade Centre Metro Station.
The metro operates from Sunday to Wednesday from 05:50-00:00, and on Thursday from 05:50-01:00.

Go to for more information.

The official Dubai Transport Taxis can be recognised by their cream colour and will charge you by the meter. Ladies-only taxis are also available.

To book a taxi call +971 4 2080808.

Taxi pick-up is available at the venue next to the Ibis Hotel.

Yes, the Medlab Middle East exhibition is free to visit for healthcare / laboratory and diagnostics professionals. 
To gain fast-track entry and avoid queues, industry colleagues are encouraged to register for their visitor pass/ online beforehand.

Click here to register your 2020 interest online.

Please register online for your visitor pass - click here to register your interest for 2020.
Your visitor pass gives you FREE access to Medlab MiddleEast, and will also allow you fast-track entry during the show days.

Visitors have the additional option to register on-site at any of the registration counters during the show days, but note that there may be delays as a result of long queues and traffic.

Yes, you can. Your visitor pass allows you to enter and leave as many times as you like while the exhibition is open.

Check your spam folder as the confirmation email may have been mistaken for spam. Alternatively, you may have made a spelling mistake in your email address. We cannot amend your registration details so you must register again with the correct email address.

Your visitor badge is non-transferable. Kindly ask that your colleague make his/her way to one of the registration counters to obtain a visitor pass. Alternatively, online registration will remain open during the entirety of the show.

Use the OMNIA, the official exhibitor directory and you can search for exhibitors from A - Z listing by country, product category or specialty.

Entry is not permitted for individuals under 18 years of age. The exhibition is strictly for medical laboratory and healthcare professionals only. 

Food and drink from outside the venue are not permitted. There is a wide selection of restaurants and vendors throughout the venue for visitors to select from.