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A view of the Burj al Arab Jumeirah, near Madinat Jumeirah, site of MESE 2018.

MESE Show 2018 Shines in Dubai

A recap of Day 2 of the event, offering education, exhibits and a dazzling awards gala.

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Samir Sinha oversees the stand for Precise Group, featuring the 'floating' table.

The 2018 Middle East Special Event and Exhibition offered an array of education sessions, exciting exhibits, and a gala awards celebration honoring great event work from the Middle East. The event took place 22-23 April at the Madinat Jumeirah. See a recap of Day 1 here.

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A panel discussion on event safety is a highlight.

The education slate brought experts from varied segments of the industry to shed light on challenging topics. Speakers addressed issues including finding and keeping talent, examining the role of the event industry in Dubai, and keeping events free from accidents. See more on the education sessions here.

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A showcase for the MESE Awards shortlist.

The final-night gala, held at the property's Joharah Ballroom, saluted outstanding events and event leaders.

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Harmeek Singh, founder and chairman of Plan b Group (center), accepts the Industry Icon award.

See the complete list of shortlist nominees here and here; see the winners here.

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Ready for 2019.

MESE 2019 will run 8-9 April at the Madinat Jumeirah.


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