Hosted in one of the world’s most accessible cities, the Global Education & Skills Forum offers delegates extra-special travel deals to Dubai, and getting around the city.


Airline recommendation

Preferred Airline : EMIRATES 

We are pleased to inform you that Emirates Airline has proudly been selected as the partner airline for the Global Education & Skills Forum 2019 & Global Teacher Prize 2019.Emirates has excellent connections to all of the six continents via Dubai with more than 155 current destinations worldwide – and we are expanding our route network all the time. 

 Use your Promotion Code below to get your special fares on Emirates (applicable for Registered delegates of GESF only):

Promotion Code:  EVE6GSF

Travel validity: 17 March – 29 March 2019

Book your travel today by clicking here and enter the above Promotion code to avail of the special GESF offer.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Outbound and Inbound travel must be within the validity period.
  • Destination offer valid ONLY from and to gateway cities in which emirates operates direct flights. (including interline flights to gateway cities)
  • Discount applicable: 10% off on Saver, Flex and flex Plus online fares on Business class and Economy class return fares. First class no discount is applicable.
  • Offer valid ONLY for return travel to Emirates gateway cities to DXB and not from DXB.
  • The offer may not be used in conjunction with any other promotion, discount or special offer.
  • Regular charges apply for any modification and changes as per the fare rules and conditions.
  • All Emirates Skywards members will receive Skywards Miles for this trip when booked using the promotional code. 
  • Complementary chauffeur-driven car for Business class passengers.


Airport Meet and Greet

‘Marhaba’ or ‘Welcome’ in Arabic is an exclusive meet and greet service that assists you on arrival / departure at Dubai International Airport. From speedy clearance through arrivals or departures, to helping with transfers, baggage and family travel, they provide a swift and safe passage through the airport. Marhaba also have their own lounges, reserved for their customers. For more information or to book their service directly visit their website.



Taxis are a very popular way to get around Dubai. They are efficient, metered and reasonably-priced. Find out more here.


Shuttle bus to the Forum

A shuttle bus will travel to and from the Novotel Hotel and the Atlantis The Palm every morning and afternoon of the Global Education & Skills Forum.

Please check the Global Education & Skills Forum App and signs at The Atlantis and Novotel Al Barsha Hotel for times.