Under the Patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa Bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority and founded by Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, and in partnership with Gate Avenue at DIFC, Dubai Watch Week returns for its third edition with a new purpose-built structure situated at the Gate Building, accommodating more exhibiting luxury watch brands than before.
The theme of Dubai Watch Week 2017 explores Classic & Contemporary by showcasing traditional craftsmanship and examining contemporary techniques. Visitors will discover the evolution of the watch industry through the presentation of timepieces from heritage and new brands. On display will be vintage timepieces, new models or designs inspired by historical watchmaking or techniques.
Presenting various impressive exhibitions, enlightening talks, and interactive programs, visitors will embark on a wonderful and educational journey of horology, witnessing the evolution of time in the watch industry. Leaders, collectors, members of the media and watch enthusiasts are coming together for a common passion of preserving the culture of horology and watchmaking.