Join Us for Grovara Food Week in Dubai!

This November, Grovara and Dubai Global Connect are hosting an event showcasing leading brands from the USA and Mexico. The event, being held from 9 November to 11 November 2022, will feature industry expert panel discussions, one-on-one meetings between brands and buyers, and multiple networking opportunities.

Four different panels and presentations will take a deep look into identifying the best trends to meet the needs of YOUR customers, identifying the best logistical partners for your organization and how to maximize the partnership, as well as how to use state-of-the-art tech to streamline and simplify international networking, purchasing, and fulfillment.

The panels and presentations will be led by government representatives from Mexico, the US, and the UAE, and industry experts and leaders including SPINS, a leading US Food and Beverage focused market intelligence firm.

Attendees will have the opportunity to choose which partners they would like to connect with one-on-one, sample a variety of products, and access industry leaders.


Please request your invitation to Grovara Food Week here.

If you’ve already submitted your RSVP, be sure to register for events and more.


Brands attending Dubai’s Grovara Food Week include

Danone – Silk
Danone – Horizon Organic
Before the Butcher
Yumma Avocado
I Amaranth
Rise Brewing
Oasis Nutrition
San Miguel
Datiles del Desierto


Event Agenda

DAY ONE  Wednesday 9 November

  • 9:40 am Welcome Note from DGC, Grovara CEO and co-founder Abu Kamara, and Luis Alfonso de Alba, Ambassador of Mexico in the UAE
  • 10 am Official Opening of Grovara Middle East
  • 10:15 am  Coffee Break
  • 10:45 am  Presentations: Learn about Dubai’s role in regional & global food trade with presentations from the USDA, Dubai South, and DGC.
  • 11:45 am  Panel Discussion: Find out what US companies and exporters need to know about business in the MEA region with panelists Makram Malaaeb, CEO of Kuwait Agro, Peter Guyer, President and Founder of Athena Marketing InternationalFeda Saimua, Partner at Emirate Snacks, and Manish Keshwani, Director of Growth & Alliances at TLM International.
  • 13:00 pm Lunch & Networking
  • 14:15 pm One-on-One Meetings


DAY TWO Thursday 10 November