Global Investment In Aviation Summit – GIAS 2020 Dubai


Global Investment in Aviation Summit – GIAS 2020 Dubai

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Global Investment in Aviation Summit – GIAS 2020 Dubai: The Global Investment in Aviation Summit (GAIS) gets underway In Dubai’s Madinat Jumeirah from January 27-29.

Focusing on supporting key partnerships, the summit brings together international financial and operational industry stakeholders to become more informed of global investment projects from all different regions, find new customers, and do business.

GAIS sees renowned speakers and panelists discuss the latest investment trends and invites participating countries to present their investment opportunities to the audience of international investors.

An estimated value of $300 billion in aviation investment projects has been given to this year’s event, with over 1,000 delegates expected to attend.

Operators planning missions to Dubai for GAIS 2020 can operate to Dubai International Airport (DXB) or Al Maktoum International Airport – Dubai World Central (DWC).

Located at different ends of the city, Dubai International is closer to downtown and Dubai International Financial Center, whereas Al Maktoum is closer to Dubai Marina and Ibn Battuta.

DWC is over 40km from the GAIS venue Madinat Jumeriah (approximately 35 minutes), DXB is 26km from Madinat (a 25-minute drive).


Full operational details for Al Maktoum and Dubai International airports are available on this blog:


Your choice of hotel may depend on which entry airport you use. Here are some options.

Hotels near DXB:  

  • Intercontinental Dubai Festival City
  • Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City
  • Le Meridien Dubai
  • Dubai Airport Hotel

Hotels near DWC:

  • Aloft Dubai South
  • Courtyard by Marriott Dubai Green Community
  • Occidental Dubai Production City
  • Movenpick Ibn Battuta Gate Hotel


For support with your flight operations to Dubai, contact UAS

UAS can provide dedicated ground supervision at all Dubai airports.