A place to connect and collaborate

At Dubai Lynx you can meet and learn from the creative communications industry’s most senior people as well as connect with the region’s best emerging young talent. Lynx is the place for senior level attendees to meet their peers, learn from global players and do business.

Make new connections at Dubai Lynx

Connect and collaborate with a diverse cosmopolitan community of brand, agency and business leaders, innovators, tech entrepreneurs, top creatives and many more in a vibrant setting. There is a variety of formats to make it easy to connect with the people you need to, including roundtables, community meet ups and hosted networking.

Don't miss the opening party on Sunday, 10 March, where you can meet fellow delegates and see the first shortlist announcements on Festival Island. (Please note, there is a minimum age limit of 21 years to attend the opening party.)

"Dubai Lynx is the best place to connect with the advertising industry in MENA.
It is the one event that is attended by the most senior people in all advertising agencies from the region.
Contrary to most other conferences, the LYNX offers the right balance between speaking sessions and networking"

Fadi Khater

Founder / Managing Partner, Netizency

Speed networking

Dubai Lynx networking events are the ideal place to building valuable contacts in the creative communications industry.

Are you looking to sell your product and services? Are you a business looking for a solution that needs fixing? Join us for hosted speed networking at the Festival on Monday evening, 11 March. Grab a drink, bring your business cards and get ready to make some great new connections!

Community Meet Ups

Are you a content creator looking to meet a publisher? A training consultancy looking to meet PR professionals? Creative talent looking to meet agencies? Or do you want to have the opportunity to discuss key issues facing your industry with your peers? Whatever your area of interest, you will have the opportunity to attend a meet -up that suits your needs during the festival.

Meet Ups are curated networking sessions exclusively for festival delegates which are themed around specific interest areas and hosted by hand-picked industry experts. It's an opportuity to meet like-minded people in a casual environment to discuss ideas, challenges and opportunities relevant to your industry.

Meet the speakers

You'll have the opportunity to meet some of the world’s leading talent and put your questions to them during our ‘meet the speakers’ sessions.

Awards Show and After Party

Be inspired by award-winning work and see regional talent rewarded for exceptional ideas at the Dubai Lynx Awards Show at the Madinat Arena on Wednesday, 13 March.

Then continue the celebrations at the Dubai Lynx Awards After Party at Drai’s Dubai (Meydan). To gain entry you'll need to swap your Dubai Lynx awards ticket at the entrance at Drai’s for a wristband.

Creativity transforms