Venue & Useful Info

Dubai, UAE
23-24 October 2024

Directions & Parking

The InterContinental Dubai Festival City Hotel hosts the Cardano Summit 2024 in its Event Centre, conveniently located in Festival City with direct access to Crowne Plaza Dubai. It’s close to Dubai Festival City Mall and just a 10-minute drive from the airport, offering hassle-free parking options.

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Fort Island
InterContinental Dubai Festival City


Day 1
Wednesday 23 October

  • Doors open for registration
  • Networking Breakfast
  • Cardano Market
  • Main Stage, Pitch Stage, and Masterclass
  • Battle of the Builders

Day 2
Thursday 24 October

  • Doors open for Day 2
  • Cardano Market
  • Main Stage, Pitch Stage, and Masterclasses
  • Gala Awards Dinner
  • Additional details about the Summit schedule will be released soon!

Venue Access



Attendees of the Cardano Summit in Dubai must have a ticket.




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Ensure your ticket via QR code is readily available for scanning at the Summit venue on both days.

Can’t find your ticket? Contact [email protected]


The Gala Awards Dinner requires the purchase of a separate ticket.

Please note that the Gala Awards Dinner is restricted to attendees aged 18 and over.

Remember to bring valid identification if needed.


The Summit venue and the Gala Awards Dinner venue are wheelchair accessible. Please reach out to us at [email protected] with any specific accessibility requirements so we can provide the necessary support.

Dining Areas

Exclusive dining experiences will be available for VIP Summit attendees. Those with standard Summit access can explore the abundant food and beverage options available for purchase at the venue itself or at the nearby Dubai Festival City.

Summit App

Every participant will receive access to the official Cardano Summit App. Additional instructions on how to download will be provided closer to the event date.

Dress Code

Dress code options for the Summit include casual, smart casual, or business attire.

Dress code for the Gala Awards Dinner is formal including lounge suits and cocktail wear, with black tie optional.

Kindly adhere to the cultural norms of the UAE and refrain from wearing revealing clothing.

Visa Info

Before traveling to the UAE, ensure you check visa requirements and obtain a valid visa if needed. Visit our dedicated Visa page for details on visa necessity and application steps.

Prayer Room

You can find the prayer rooms near the InterContinental entrance by following the signage provided at the venue.


Experience the luxury and comfort of flying with Emirates, the official airline of the Cardano Summit 2024, and enjoy a special travel offer exclusive to Summit attendees.

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