Event Information

Wednesday 5th December 2018

Dubai, UAE

Commercial Interior Design and Middle East Architect hosted the fifth annual designMENA Summit on 5th December 2017 at the Grosvenor House Dubai, bringing together more than 180 senior architects and commercial interior designers from the region’s most influential firms. Together they addressed key industry issues, identified trends for the coming year, and highlighted opportunities for business development in the design space – with a keynote lecture from international Architect MINSUK CHO.


Commercial Interior Design and Middle East Architect magazines once again joined forces for the fifth edition of the designMENA Summit on the 5th December 2017. The summit provided 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 cream 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 return from their investment, sponsorship opportunities are limited.

Featured Speakers

Minsuk Cho

Cristiano Luchetti

Anna Cornaro

Lulie Fisher

Maja Kozel

Ahmed Bukhash

Bassel Omara

Patrick Bean

Advisory Panel