EDUCON2019 9–11 April, 2019, Dubai, UAE

EDUCON2019 9–11 April, 2019, Dubai, UAE

Main Conference Venue (April 9-11)
Rixos Premium Dubai JBR
Jumeirah Beach Residence، The Walk – Dubai

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Rixos Premium Dubai is situated at the heart of Dubai's popular urban destination, Jumeirah Beach Residence. With panoramic views overlooking the beach and the world’s largest Ferris Wheel, The Dubai Eye, the 35-storey hotel is within close proximity to popular shopping destinations such as The Walk, Dubai Marina Mall, Mall of the Emirates and the city’s buzzing highway, Sheikh Zayed Road. The hotel offers direct access to the beach as well as a total of nine restaurants and bars. The main lobby offers luxury shopping experience in-house at the high-end boutiques Rodeo Drive, Via Rodeo and Ocean Drive.

EDUCON 2019 will hold its plenary and parallel sessions at the Rixos Premium Dubai events center. The event space contains six conference rooms with a seating capacity of up to 150 guests, and a plenary hall (The Diamond Ballroom) which can accommodate up to 500 guests. The Conference Exhibition Foyer consists of more than 600 square meters of space, conveniently located between the breakout rooms and the main conference hall.

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Venue for Pre-Conference Workshops (April 8)
American University in Dubai (AUD), Dubai, United Arab Emirates

AUD's multi-complex facility has been conceived with the objective of supporting the university's programs (both academic and extra-curricular) to an American standard. Strategically situated in the west suburbs of Dubai, the AUD campus adjoins Media City, Internet City and Dubai Marina, and is located within a mile from the Palm Jumeirah, The World Islands, and Jebel Ali Free Zone.

The American University in Dubai is located on Sheikh Zayed road, via exit 32 south, Al Sufouh 2 area. Its total area size is approximately 130,000 sq. meters.

The University is surrounded by numerous landmarks, such as Nakheel Metro Station (facing the university’s main entrance gate), Arenco Tower and HSBC Building.

AUD is best accessible by taxi from the airport (approximate cost: 80 dirhams). Terminals 1 and 3 are also accessible by metro.

With over 10 hotels in its surroundings, AUD is the perfect venue for conferences.

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The University’s campus is currently housing 12 main buildings, with facilities including: Auditorium, Exhibition Area, Conference Rooms, Parallel Session Rooms and Meeting Rooms. Our facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art Audio Visual, IT Support and WIFI.

Campus Air View
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Discover Dubai

Dubai is one of the world’s most exhilarating destinations and has so much on offer for individuals or groups. This glittering city, with swathes of golden beaches, world-class shopping, dining and nightspots, also hosts electrifying events and sporting championships, making it one big adventurous playground. Find out all you can do in our city of opportunity.

Gastronomy in Dubai

More than 6,000 restaurants and cuisine from 200 cultures – our visitors can take a food tour of the world without leaving our city.

Shopping in Dubai

Pack in a retail hit before you leave Dubai at one of our fabulous shopping districts. Find that one-of-a-kind souvenir for a loved-one or pick up a memento for yourself.

Relaxation in Dubai

Whether you prefer unwinding in the heart of our spectacular desert landscape or enjoying a treatment with sea views, Dubai is the right place for pampering.

Dubai Beaches

Whether you want to take to the water in a chartered yacht, navigate our coastline by paddleboard or soak up the sun on one of our pristine beaches, an aquatic-themed holiday in Dubai is all too easy.

Adventure activities in Dubai

Early morning hot-air balloon rides, kitesurfing, skydiving and evenings in the desert are just par for the course in our emirate.

Dubai’s culture and heritage

Arabian traditions are still present in modern life, making Dubai a truly unique and culturally rich place to discover. From the souks of Old Town to the modern areas of Dubai Marina and Downtown, there are plenty of places to learn about our emirate’s story.

Dubai for Families

There’s so much in our emirate to entertain families of all ages and sizes, with theme parks, mall entertainment, fun cultural attractions and more.

Important Dates

31 Oct 2018- Abstract submission for main conference,
- Proposals for Special Sessions
16 Nov 2018Invitation to submit complete papers for main conference
14 Jan 2019- Complete paper upload for accepted abstracts (main conference),
- Submission of Panel and Workshop proposals,
- Submission of complete papers for Special Sessions (no abstracts)
04 Feb 2019Notification of Acceptance
18 Feb 2019- Author registration and payment,
- Camera-ready submission for all submission types
08 Apr 2019Pre-conference Workshops
09 Apr 2019Conference Opening


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