Under the Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs, and Chairman of the Board of Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA)

The Inaugural Food Exhibition in the Capital

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Presidential Court, and Chairman of the Board of Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA), the first edition of the Abu Dhabi International Food Exhibition (ADIFE) is scheduled to be launched on 6 to 8 December 2022 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.


The Exhibition is organised by Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA) and is expected to witness wide-scale local and international participation by major companies specialising in the Food, beverage and hospitality sectors, in addition to many experts, specialists, and decision-makers in this vital industry.

Be part of the new movement

  • The launch of the first edition of the Abu Dhabi International Food Exhibition reflects the growing importance of this sector on local and international levels, and it will provide a real opportunity for major global companies to showcase the latest technologies in the food manufacturing and production, as well as exploring investment opportunities that should help consolidate food security and ensure the better future of coming generations. It will serve as a platform to network with important buyers in a supportive and encouraging business atmosphere that drives partnerships and sales.

    We are happy to enter into this strategic partnership with ADNEC, whose expertise in organising leading exhibitions will contribute the success of the event, ensuring it will be presented in a manner befitting the reputation and standing of Abu Dhabi

    H.E. Saeed Al Bahri Al Ameri

    Director-General of ADAFSA

  • Since its launch, ADNEC has been keeping up with all national efforts that seek to improve the present and future of local industries in a number of promising sectors; the exhibitions and conferences organised and hosted by ADNEC helped develop these sectors and improve their competitiveness.

    Organising the first edition of Abu Dhabi International Food Exhibition is the culmination of ADNEC’s efforts to support the Food, catering and hospitality industries in Abu Dhabi, which is one of the most vital sectors on which our wise leadership based its vision for the next fifty years. The event will serve as a global platform for showcasing the latest innovations, see new partnerships, and explore investment opportunities in this sector

    Humaid Matar Al Dhaheri

    Managing Director and Group CEO of ADNEC

Hosted Buyers Programme

Hosted Buyers Programme

The Hosted Buyers Programme is a unique and exclusive program that allows key buyers to conduct business meetings with a selected batch of exhibitors that match their sourcing requirements in structured ‘Speed Networking Sessions’ along with giving a place for exhibitors to meet and discuss their needs.
World Gourmet Show, Abu Dhabi

World Gourmet Show, Abu Dhabi

Features Michelin star chefs and the best chefs in the capital to deliver masterclasses, exciting competitions and demonstrations. Moreover, exhibitors can showcase their products and services to the Michelin star chefs for brand recognition and exposure.
UAE National Coffee Championship

UAE National Coffee Championship

Promoting the culture of specialty coffee, exciting coffee competitions will return to Abu Dhabi this year as part of UAE National Coffee Championships
Latte Art Grading Battle

Latte Art Grading Battle

Join the Latte Art Arena for an exciting challenge among the country’s best Latte Artists: the first ever in Abu Dhabi. THE LAGS BATTLE is one the most important national and international latte art competitions.
ADIFE Talks & Conference

ADIFE Talks & Conference

Variety of talks and sessions to be held at Abu Dhabi International Food Exhibition across 3 days of the event, including World Chefs coming together to share their expertise along with the top industry leaders.

Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition - ADDPE

The 7th edition of Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition (ADDPE) will be held alongside Abu Dhabi International
Food Exhibition (ADIFE) this year and will provide the biggest international platform for exhibitors to
showcase their products and boost their presence in the global market. ADDPE is a dedicated platform
for date trading, which is a key element of ADIFE.



specialising in date palm fruit products from


with impressive trade buyers from the Middle East region