Towards a New Generation of Engaged Universities:
The Need to Act, Adapt and Transform

16th – 18thApril, 2024 | Kempinski Central Avenue (Formerly the Address Dubai Mall), Dubai, UAE

Nearby Hotels

[vc_row][vc_column][special_text tagname=\”h5\” font_weight=\”bold\” color=\”#941c1f\”]Hotel Reservation[/special_text][vc_column_text]Each delegate is responsible for making his or her own hotel reservation. The cost of the hotel room is not included in the registration fee. Any guestroom changes, cancellations, etc., are the delegate’s responsibility and must be made directly. Guests wanting to stay at the Forum’s venue will be eligible to 25% discount on the published rates and based on availability.

Arrangements were also made at close by hotels to provide our participants with a range of choices and are as per the rates included below.
A room block is being held in these hotels and hence we recommend that you complete your bookings prior to February 5th, 2020.

Kindly note that beyond taxes (generally 7% municipality fee, 10% service charge and 5% VAT), there is also Tourism Dirham of 20 AED per room per night.
When making reservations, please use the instructions listed below.
[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][special_text tagname=\”h5\” font_weight=\”bold\” color=\”#941c1f\”]Dusit Thani Dubai – (Recommended Hotel)[/special_text][vc_column_text]

Check In Check Out Room Type Room Rates in AED
Single Double
24 Feb,,2020 27 Feb,2020 Deluxe 600 670

Room rates are offered on the following basis:

  • Per room per night based on single and/or double occupancy
  • Inclusive of 10% service charge, 7% municipality fee,5% VAT and  AED 20/- Tourism Dirham Fee
  • Inclusive of International Buffet Breakfast at The 24TH St. Restaurant
  • Additional room requirements other than the above-mentioned maybe subject to rate and room availability

Standard Room Amenities

  • Complimentary wired and wireless high-speed internet access
  • Daily replenishment of bottled water
  • Mini bar and coffee/tea making facilities
  • Spacious work desk with ergonomic chair
  • Satellite television
  • Complete bath amenities (hairdryer, bathrobe, bedroom slippers and toiletry set)
  • Iron & ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Bedside control panel with pilot reading lights
  • Selection of daily international and local newspapers and magazines
  • Pillow menu

Contact Person
Hany Taha
Assistant Director of Sales – Government & GCC

Dusit Thani Dubai
133 Sheikh Zayed Road, PO Box 23335
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Mobile:      +971 (50) 4547708 / +971 (50)2913529
Tel:             +971 (4) 3174202
Fax:            +971 (4) 3433327
E-mail:[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][special_text tagname=\”h5\” font_weight=\”bold\” color=\”#941c1f\”]Address Dubai Mall (Hotel of the venue)[/special_text][vc_column_text]

Address Dubai Mall is located at the heart of trendy Downtown Dubai, overlooking the world’s tallest tower, Burj Khalifa, and attached to the Dubai Mall one of the largest shopping and entertainment destinations in the world.


Special Rate with 25% Off for All Room Types is available at the Promotion Booking Link:
For any additional information, please contact the central reservation team on Tel. 00971 4 423 88 88 and
Kindly contact our office at to get the access code.

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][special_text tagname=\”h5\” font_weight=\”bold\” color=\”#941c1f\”]Roda Al Murooj Hotel (10 min from the venue)[/special_text][vc_column_text]Five-star is situated across from Dubai Mall and the famous Burj Khalifa. It features a lush garden with a large swimming pool. The luxurious accommodations offer views of the city or the lush courtyard gardens.

Room Type Rate in AED
Standard room single 500
Standard room double 550
Executive room single 700
Executive room double 750

Executive room has access to Executive lounge.
For reservation please contact Ms. Tabina Firdous,, with cc to[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][special_text tagname=\”h5\” font_weight=\”bold\” color=\”#941c1f\”]VIDA Downtown (8 min from the venue)[/special_text][vc_column_text]Vida Downtown is boutique hotel ideal for business travellers. It features a business centre, along with an outdoor pool and gym. A contemporary restaurant exuding a vibe that is alive and inspired, 3in1 at Vida Downtown offers diners a modern and social experience with a modern twist.

Deluxe interior decorations with designer furnishings distinguish all rooms at Vida Downtown . Guests can relax in the outdoor pool or work out in the in-house gym, where cardio and fitness activities are available. 

Deluxe Room (32 sqm)Single 650
Deluxe Room (32 sqm)Double 750

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][special_text tagname=\”h5\” font_weight=\”bold\” color=\”#941c1f\”]Manzil Downtown ( 9 min from the venue)[/special_text][vc_column_text]Located in the Old Town District of Downtown Dubai, the 4-star Manzil Downtown combines traditional Arabesque architecture with contemporary design. It features free WiFi in all areas, an outdoor swimming pool with sun loungers that overlook the skyline views.


Deluxe Room (32 sqm)Single 650
Deluxe Room (32 sqm)Double 750