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9 - 11 March 2020 Dubai, UAE Visitor Registration

School & Creative

Exhibitors, products, show highlights and more. A few key reasons for schools, universities, art studios and kindergartens to visit the show, as well as distributors & wholesalers of school articles and creative materials

Meet leading manufacturers in school articles, stationery supplies and creative materials like Artline, Folia, Schneider,Nara, Carioca Erich Krause, Unimax, Funskool and more. Discover solutions for schools, universities, art studios, kindergartens and educational institutions. Source products like pencils, pens, arts & crafts, paints, markers, scrap books, school bags, highlighters, glues, papers stationery, eco-friendly products, tapes, plastic pockets, workbooks and more.

Who should visit?

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  • Schools, Universities and Educational Institutes
  • Kindergartens and Childcare Centres
  • Hobby stores, DIY and arts & crafts stores
  • Online Retailers & resellers
  • Specialist Retailers of school and creative supplies
  • Wholesalers and Distributors of school articles & creative materials

Teachers, Education Professionals, Procurement & Purchasing Managers for schools, universities, kindergartens, day care centres and educational institutions should visit Paperworld Middle East. 

Some of the 2019 featured exhibitors

Set meetings with the above exhibitors

Paperworld Middle East - Business Matchmaking
  1. Search for exhibitors based on products and more
  2. Identify which exhibitors you want to meet at the show
  3. Schedule your meetings before you arrive

As a pre-registered visitor, you are automatically profiled into the Business Matchmaking Program. Our team will assist you and confirm these meetings before the show.

Click here to see how it works

Wrap Star Competition


Here’s the most vibrant and exciting opportunity for the local gift wrapping talent to showcase their craft and creativity at the region’s only gift-wrapping competition! The Wrap Star is attended by top retailers in the industry and those who are looking to source materials for their work. 
Read more or join the competition here

"I’ve attended Paperworld Middle East several times and I’m trialling the entrepreneurial world running a freelance business. I was looking for material and papers for creating handmade gifts, and met a lot of exhibitors with new decorations and party products. The innovation, creativity, and new toys on show were the most beneficial aspects of attending the show.”

“Paperworld Middle East was a marvelous experience and we visit predominantly to meet new contacts, and be inspired by new experiences and people in the industry."

More helpful information

Paperworld Middle East - Exhibition Grounds

Exhibition Grounds

Located 10 minutes from DXB airport, the venue is easily accessible by metro or taxi and also has plenty of parking available if you're driving. Business services, restaurants and hotels are also plentiful within the complex.

Paperworld Middle East - Getting there

Getting to the show

Once in Dubai, travel is easy with the availability of various public transport options such as taxi, bus, Dubai Metro or private car services like Uber & Careem.

Paperworld Middle East - Information for visitors

Information for visitors

Everything you need to know about visiting the show, from dates, registration and admission to arrival and events taking place.

Paperworld Middle East - Events & Themes

Events & Themes

Paperworld Middle East is far more than just a product showcase. It is a meeting place, a platform for trends, ideas and above all, a communication forum for bold, innovative and dynamic industry players.

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For exhibitors

All information about your participation at Paperworld Middle East.


For visitors

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