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Manal Al Kiyumi — Marketing & Communications Manager

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OCEC Cements Commitment to Sultanate with Most Successful Year to Date

The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre has marked its most successful year since soft-opening operations began in 2016.

January 2020

Oman to host a conference over the role of sustainability and waste management

The International Sustainability, Resources & Technology Conference in 2020

December 2019

The 10th edition of Muscat International Jewellery Exhibition

Now on its 10th edition, the show expands offerings with new pavilions and customer upgrades, bigger exhibition space to host over 150 exhibitors from Oman, India,

December 2019

Oman's Biggest Perfumes Show December 2019

Oman Perfumes Show to bring together independent brands, and industry stakeholders under one roof

November 2019

Over 2,500 experts in Ultrasound will be heading their way to the Sultanate of Oman in 2023

Following a presentation in Melbourne, Australia, Oman has been chosen for the 2023 congress of the World

November 2019

Oman to Host the International Gas Union Research Conference in 2020

In 2020, Muscat will host the prestigious International Gas Union’s (IGU) 16th International Gas Union Research Conference (IGRC 2020)

October 2019

Oman To Host a Conference Over the Role of Sustainability and Waste Management

The International Sustainability, Resources & Technology Conference will be hosted by Oman Environmental Services

October 2019

Omran Announces Completion of Construction at Madinat Al Irfan Theatre

Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran) announced its successful completion of the Madinat Al Irfan Theatre

October 2019

The International Society of Radiology Selects Oman for their 2020 World Congress

The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre has won a bid to host the 30th edition of the International Radiology Congress in October 2020

March 2019

Global association IGU chooses the Sultanate of Oman for the IGRC in 2020

Global association IGU (The International Gas Union) chooses the Sultanate of Oman for the IGRC in 2020

February 2019

OCEC Appoints New CEO

The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre has appointed a CEO; Said Salim Said Al-Shanfari, to lead the organisation through its next phase of innovation and growth.

October 2018

OCEC Announces Ahlain Winter Village 2018

Following the huge success in 2017 when over 70,000 visitors enjoyed the delights of the first Winter Village...

October 2018

Passing the Torch to Oman

Our Business Development team have a busy October ahead supporting and promoting Team Oman’s medical congresses coming to the country.

September 2018

Progress on JW Marriott Development at Madinat Al Irfan

The JW Marriott will be the second hotel to open in the OCEC precinct, Muscat’s new business hub.

July 2018

Oman to Host UFI Congress 2020

The exhibition industry's annual global gathering to take place in Oman in 2020

July 2018

OCEC Awarded ISO Certification

OCEC receives ISO Certification 9001:2015 assuring that delegates, visitors and partners that we are ready to host a vast variety of events to the highest standard.

July 2018

Sultanate to host Atherosclerosis Symposium in 2024

IAS has just announced that OSLA has won the bid to host International Symposium on Atherosclerosis in 2024 in Oman.

June 2018

Convention Centre Launches at IMEX

Oman’s business tourism product has just been enhanced with the opening of The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre (OCEC)’s convention facilities.

May 2018

2nd edition of Layali Ramadan one of the most popular Ramadan events in the country

OCEC is organising the 2nd edition of Layali Ramadan, one of the most popular Ramadan events in the country.

May 2018

Double Win for Oman

The World Hospital Congress in 2019 and the Royal Congress of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists in 2020.

December 2017