Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi International Food Exhibition 2023 (ADIFE 2023) is gearing up to welcome the global Food and Beverage (FB) industry from November 27 to 29 at the prestigious Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). This event promises to be a fusion of innovation, delectable tastes, and robust business networking within the FB sector, boasting an impressive lineup of over 1,300 brands, 26 international pavilions, and the presence of 260 meticulously chosen international hosted buyers.
Organized by the ADNEC Group in collaboration with the Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA), ADIFE 2023 aims to showcase the significant strides achieved by the national food industry and explore future international trends in this vital sector.
Spanning an expansive exhibition floor space of 28,465 square meters, ADIFE 2023 offers attendees a myriad of features, including the Hosted Buyer Lounge—a premium space facilitating meaningful partnerships among top-tier buyers and suppliers. The ADIFE Talks stage, hosting a free-to-attend program, will provide insights from over 30 industry speakers on crucial themes such as sustainable food networks, food safety, and agriculture practices.
The Start-Up Zone at ADIFE 2023 is a dedicated area designed to empower budding entrepreneurs, allowing them to showcase their innovations and gain traction in the market. Complementing this, the ADIFE Innovation Awards will recognize groundbreaking products and initiatives in the FB industry, specifically acknowledging achievements in sustainable development and technological innovation.
A highlight of ADIFE 2023 is the World Gourmet Show, featuring Michelin-starred chefs from Europe, India, Armenia, and other global culinary innovators. This gastronomic journey celebrates both taste and sustainability. The Pizza Hub adds excitement as top chefs worldwide compete for the title of pizza glory, offering attendees a thrilling competition experience.
The Brewers Cup Championship, another notable feature, focuses on the art of filter coffee brewing, showcasing manual brewing techniques and service excellence. Additionally, the Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition (ADDPE) provides a unique platform dedicated to date palm fruit, highlighting the legacy and innovation within this industry. The ninth Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition hosts 20 countries, including 3 newcomers, along with 79 exhibiting brands, showcasing 65 new products.
ADIFE 2023 emerges as a pivotal event for business networking and discovery in the FB industry. Attendees can anticipate engaging with market-leading suppliers, testing the latest products, and staying abreast of the most recent innovations in the industry.