Event Information

Tuesday 8th December 2020

Dubai, UAE

Commercial Interior Design and Middle East Architect hosted the seventh annual designMENA Summit on 4th December 2019 at the Grosvenor House Dubai, which brought together more than 165+ senior architects and commercial interior designers from the region’s most influential firms. Together they addressed the key industry issues, identified trends for the coming year, and highlighted opportunities for business development in the design space.


Commercial Interior Design and Middle East Architect magazine will once again join forces for the eight edition of the designMENA Summit on the 8th of December 2020. The summit provides the ideal forum for creative people across the design and architectural world to develop their businesses and inspire one another to create the innovative works which define the Middle East.


The designMENA Summit brings together the best of the region’s design and architectural community. Attendance is by invitation only and will represent the professionals shaping the industry’s future.

As such, it is an ideal place to position your brand, meet potential customers and existing clients. To ensure sponsors get the maximum ROI, sponsorship opportunities are limited.

Featured Speakers

Claudia Mercantini

Abdoullah Albizreh

Joakim De Rham

Joe Chamberlin

Lara El Hani

Chris Jones

Chris Barnes

Esra Lemmens

Advisory Panel

Christian Merieau

Lama Harb

Hilda Impey

Sahar Fikree

Ahmed Bukhash

Samer Touqan

Duncan Denley