Location: The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre, UAE
Dates: 06/03/17 - to - 08/03/17

Current Registration Price €1370, £1165, $1455 
Registration Full Price €1370, £1165, $1455 


  • Event Description:
  • Exhibition & Sponsorship
  • Programme
  • Hotel
  • Registration T&C's

INTERCEM, the world’s leading cement conference will convene in the UAE this March as delegates from more than 40 countries gather in Dubai for the first time since 2014. 


Across two full conference days, INTERCEM Dubai’s market-leading programme of presentations offers attendees a comprehensive overview of key trends, market conditions and industry forecasts. The specially selected panel of speakers will look across the cement and construction sectors, and to wider geo-political and economic trends, to ensure that delegates have the most up-to-date, insight and analysis on which to make business decisions in the year ahead.


Alongside these market updates and forecasts (including contributions from the award-winning Building Materials team at from Exane BNP Paribas, and trade-focused presentations from renowned names from the regional industry), the conference programme will also house two special technical sessions on ‘Industry 4.0’ and ‘Alternative Fuels in the MENA region’ -  two must-attend sessions for cement producers looking closely at refuse-derived fuel options or the use of ‘the internet of things' to improve production or logistics efficiency.


In addition delegates will be joined by an extensive exhibition of leading equipment and services providers catering for all aspects of cement production and trading, do not miss the opportunity to meet with these suppliers and find out about the latest development and improvements designed to increase efficiency and improve your bottom line.


Catering for the international cement community for over three decades and present in the MENA region since 1999, INTERCEM specialises in bringing representatives together from across the sector in the best market locations, to offer delegates unsurpassed networking opportunities and the best business insight from leading industry figures.


INTERCEM Dubai provides an unparalleled opportunity to meet face-to-face with senior executive from cement producers, traders, shippers and equipment and services providers from the MENA region and across the globe. 

If you would like further information on participating as either a sponsor or exhibitor at INTERCEM Dubai 2017 please contact John Darke for further information.

Please CLICK HERE to view the provisional programme.

If you would be interested in participating as a speaker of joining a discussion panel at the INTERCEM Dubai 2017 please contact Matt Owen

Located near Sheikh Zayed Road, The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC features luxurious and elegant decor within its stylish rooms and suites. This 5-star hotel is just 1 metro stop away from Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa and Downtown Dubai. It has 3 restaurants, an indoor and outdoor pool, a gym and steam bath.

Guest rooms at The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC offer elegant, contemporary interiors with spacious bathrooms, luxurious toiletries and unique Ritz-Carlton bedding.

The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC offers Cafe Belge serving Belgian cuisine in a 1920s theme. Cake is a contemporary patisserie and cafe that is devoted to serving great cake, as well as light meals and coffees throughout the day. Cara is a sophisticated breakfast and lunch venue, with a weekly themed dinner buffet. Center Cut Steak House with premium steaks. No. 5 Terrace provides an outdoor terrace and The Sunken Garden features an alfresco venue for light bites, refreshments and shisha.

Guests of the Ritz-Carlton, DIFC can enjoy a range of massages at the spa, or relax at the sauna. There is also a modern gym for those who wish to work out.

The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC is a 5-minute drive from the World Trade Centre and 15 minutes by car from the Dubai International Airport. 

This property is also rated for the best value in Dubai! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

The registration fee at INTERCEM Dubai 2017 includes, coffee breaks, lunches and reception, event documentation and post-event access to online presentations.

Confirmation of booking plus receipts will be sent by e-mail.  Please ensure when completing the online form that you only use the e-mail address to which you wish the confirmation/receipt to be sent.


Obtaining a necessary visa is the responsibility of the delegate, check with your local embassy and if you are required to obtain a visa, please allow enough time for your application to be processed before you travel.  Please be aware that in some cases visas can take up to one month to issue. For more information on UAE visa requirements please contact your local Embassy or Consulate. Credits will not be given where visas have not been applied for in good time.

Please note that hotel accommodation is not included in the conference fee.

You are advised to take out appropriate travel insurance, as the organiser will not accept any liability for travelling, accommodation or other expenses incurred as a consequence of a possible event cancellation or postponement.

It may be necessary for reasons beyond the control of the organisers to alter the venue and content, or the timing of the programme.


A 50% credit for cancellations received in writing on or before 5 weeks in advance of the conference start date, will be made. No credits will be made on cancellations received after this date. Credit notes will only be given in cases of exceptional circumstance (for example, on production of a medical certificate) and an administrative fee will be charged together with any balance due.

If you experience any difficulties with the online registration process, please e-mail or call +44 208 669 5222

Shun Shing Group

Shun Shing Group