Middle East Cardiac Anesthesia Update 2020

05 – 07 November 2020
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, UAE

General Information

Registration and Badge Scanning

Registration will be open per the schedule below:

6 November 2020 07:00 – 17:00
7 November 2020 07:00 – 17:00

Badges will be issued upon registration and must be worn at all times during the symposium. Badges will be scanned at the entry point to the symposium sessions and anyone without a badge will be refused entry to the session hall.

Food and Beverage

Complimentary tea, coffee and light refreshments will be provided in the morning and afternoon coffee breaks. Lunch will be provided during the designated lunch period.

Non-Smoking Policy

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for patients, visitors and Caregivers. In keeping with this, smoking or the use of any tobacco product is prohibited across the entire medical campus, including all indoor spaces, car parks and surrounding outdoor grounds.

Parking Facilities

- Self-Parking

Guests are invited to self-park in Levels P1 or P2. Look for the parking signage for access to one of the several car parks, all within the medical campus.

- Valet Parking

Valet parking is reserved for patients only.

- Prayer Rooms

A total of 26 men’s and women’s prayer rooms and ablution (wudu) facilities are located across the Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi medical campus and are accessible 24/7. Prayer rooms and wudu facilities are located in the Gallery, Patient Tower, Intensive Care Unit, Clinic and Diagnostic & Testing blocks.

- Hotel Accommodation

The hotels that are within walking distance to Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi are Rosewood Hotel Abu Dhabi and Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi. To learn more about the hotels and make a reservation, you may visit their websites.
For a complete list of hotels please visit the Abu Dhabi’s official visitor’s website for travel and tourism information.- www.visitabudhabi.ae

- Wi-Fi

Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the hospital. To connect to Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s Wi-Fi network, select network name CCAD_Guest from a Wi-Fi enabled services device and accept the Terms & Conditions displayed.

Program Information

The Organizer will do its utmost effort to ensure the accuracy of the information presented online in regards to the program, speakers, and participants. However, it will not be liable in the unexpected event that a speaker does not attend the conference or the timings of a session must be altered.
The Organizer reserve the right “in extreme circumstances” to change the time and meeting venue.
The Organizer accepts no responsibility for the views or opinions expressed by the speakers, chairmen, moderators or any other persons at the event.
Please visit the Program Page of the website for regular updates.

Registration Substitutions and Cancellation Policy

  • Registration fees entitles participants to attend the conference sessions, exhibition, daily coffee breaks and lunches and attendance certificate.
  • For administrative and preparatory reasons, pre-registration is possible until 04th Dec 2019, 23:59 hrs (GMT+ 4). From this date onwards, we advise you to register and pay the applicable on-site registration fee, on site at the Forum.
  • All prices are in AED and are excluding of taxes.
  • Registrations are confirmed only upon payment receipt.
  • Registration fee and exchange rate apply as per the date of payment.
  • Should your payment not be received 05 days prior to the event date, the Event Organizer reserves the right to cancel your pre-registration.
  • Registration cancellation must be sent via e-mail at cau@mci-group.com, the conference secretariat must receive a notification of cancellation no later 04th October 2020, 23:59 hrs (GMT+ 4), this will entitle the delegate to 100% refund less an administrative fee of USD 100.00.
  • 100% cancelation charge apply for cancellation after 05th October 2020, 00:01 hrs (GMT+ 4).
  • If you cannot attend but did register, you will be given the opportunity to send a colleague in your place. Name changes are possible until 04th October 2020, 23:59 hrs (GMT+ 4), should you insist on having the changes carried out after this date, there will be a charge of USD 20.00.
  • For group registration please contact MCI Middle East on +971 4 311 6300 or email on cau@mci-group.com


The Professional Conference Organizers and Organizers of the Conference cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants either during or indirectly arising from the Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s Middle East Cardiac Anesthesia Update 2019 taking place on November 06-07, 2020. Participants should make their own arrangements with respect to health and travel insurance.


The official language of the event is English.


The following categories of visitors may receive their visit visa at the airport, upon arrival: If you are a national citizen of a GCC country you do not require a visa to visit the UAE. You will simply need to produce your GCC country passport upon arrival at the point of entry into the UAE.
GCC Residents who are not GCC nationals but who have a high professional status such as company managers, business people, auditors, accountants, doctors, engineers, pharmacists, or employees working in the public sector, their families, drivers and personal staff sponsored by them, are eligible for a non-renewable 30-day visa upon arrival at the approved ports of entry.
National citizens of the following countries: UK (with the right of abode in UK), France, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Portugal, Ireland, Greece, Finland, Spain, Monaco, Vatican, Iceland, Andorra, San Marino, Liechtenstein, United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Brunei, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea and holders of Hong Kong SAR passports will be granted a free of charge visa for a single visit upon arrival in the UAE.
It should be noted that this list may vary slightly from time to time and it is therefore best to check with your local UAE embassy or the airline that you are using to fly to the UAE.
If you do NOT fall into one of the above categories, you will require a visa.
For visa assistance, kindly contact your nearest U.A.E. Embassy/Consulate or consult the Hotel or Travel Agency whom you have used to book and confirm your stay in the UAE