The world of Destination Weddings converged in the wedding capital of the Middle-East from 27th to 29th March 2019 as DWP Congress 2019 hosted 500 of the world’s finest Luxury wedding connoisseurs from over 70 countries.

The city of Dubai rolled out its red carpets for the 6th edition of strongest Wedding Business platform- the Destination Wedding Planners Congress organized by Dubai based QnA International, along with Official Destination Partner Dubai Tourism and Hotel Partner Atlantis, The Palm.

All 3 days of the DWP Congress presented unprecedented networking opportunities, sharing of views and a ton of collaboration opportunities that’ll work towards the growth of the multi-billion dollar wedding Industry.

The Congress also showed the prowess of Dubai as an excellent and luxurious hotspot for the world’s most lavish destination weddings.

Issam Kazim, CEO of Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing, said: “We are pleased to welcome experts from across the industry to Dubai for the 6th Annual Destination Wedding Planners Congress, an event which will help us to showcase the city as a prime wedding hotspot. Thanks to our world-class hotels and venues, as well as high levels of service across the city, combined with the city’s status as a melting pot of cultures and nationalities, Dubai serves as an ideal destination of choice for couples. With experts in their field sharing their insights and discussing the changing trends in the dynamic wedding industry, this congress will also give us a better and more focused understanding of the industry, helping us shape the future of weddings in Dubai.”

On a similar note, Timothy Kelly, the General Manager of Atlantis, The Palm which is the Official Hotel Partner for the Congress, said. “We are proud to host the world’s biggest business platform for the destination wedding industry, the 6th Annual Destination Wedding Planners Congress. As the official Hotel Partner for the DWP Congress, we would like to show global luxury wedding experts coming from over 70 countries the endless opportunities we have to offer. Atlantis, The Palm is a magical wedding destination with beautiful indoor and outdoor venues and can cater to every taste and requirement. Our association with the DWP Congress is playing a huge role in not only placing Atlantis, The Palm, but also Dubai at the forefront of wedding tourism”.


Along with the comprehensive conference agenda, the 2019 edition of the DWP Congress hosted powerful panel discussions, speaking sessions by the distinguished wedding professionals, brainstorming session and also some really enlightening masterclasses over a period of 2 days.

A precursor to the most awaited extravagant congress was with the welcome reception that took place at Nasimi Beach, the happening chic beach club at Atlantis, The Palm following the theme of a ‘Pearlescent Dream’ that signifies Dubai’s monumental journey from a traditional, culturally rich city to the epitome of contemporary luxury that it has become now.

“We are extremely excited to welcome the leading experts of the wedding world at the 6th Annual Destination Wedding Planners Congress, an exclusive congress that will showcase the changing trends within the dynamic industry in the City of Superlatives – Dubai” said Ackash Jain, Director, QnA International, organizers of the DWP Congress.

The event concluded with the highly anticipated gala dinner that took place on Friday, the 29th of March. The same evening also marked the debut of the DWP ACE Awards that honoured & highlighted excellence in the luxury wedding industry. 500 globally recognized wedding connoisseurs bid farewell to the Middle Eastern edition of the DWP Congress with Scrumptious food, enthralling entertainment and a dazzling after party.

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