World Tunnel Congress

World Tunnel Congress

Time & Date


Event Type



Building, Construction and Facility Management


Trade Only

Organised By: MCI Middle East

​​​​​​​​The prestigious ITA-AITES World Tunnel Congress, hosted by the Society of Engineers – UAE and its UAE Tunnelling Chapter, comes to Dubai World Trade Centre for the very first time. It is the world's leading tunnelling event, bringing together more than 2000 tunnel and underground space experts and professionals from all around the world.

Held under the theme ‘The Role of Tunnels in Building Future Sustainable Cities’, it will explore the latest innovations in all areas of tunnelling, from tunnel project development to design and construction, and from tunnel service-life strategies to how these can support sustainability. The program will feature multiple technical tracks, along with training courses, poster presentations, the General Assembly, technical tours of on-going projects in the UAE and a lively exhibition with the latest solutions in tunnelling.

Along with plenty of networking occasions, delegates will find ample opportunities to learn and share new and exciting developments with colleagues and leading experts from all over the world.​