SMART 2024 will be hosted by the Canadian University Dubai (CUD), United Arab Emirates (UAE). Dubai, one of the world’s leading tourism destinations, recorded its highest ever annual tourist arrivals in 2023, attracting 17.15 million international overnight visitors over the course of the year.

Dubai offers visitors a kaleidoscope of attractions. An example is the Museum of the Future, an exhibition space for innovative and futuristic ideologies, services and products. In addition, visitors can explore its contrasting landscapes, archaeological sites and a natural seawater inlet, known as The Creek, which cuts cross the city centre and is the “focal point of life in Dubai.” Among its top attractions are the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall and Palm Jumeirah.  

The official host of SMART2024 is the Canadian University Dubai (CUD). Located in the heart of Dubai, CDU develops undergraduate and graduate degree programs based on a world-leading international curriculum. 

CUD offers the students the unique opportunity to obtain a first-class Canadian education while experiencing the dynamic lifestyle of Dubai.