Venues

Baku Expo Center

Baku Expo Center is a multipurpose events venue designed and constructed in accordance with the highest international standards. It is a common ground for industry exhibitions, congresses, meetings, corporate events for business and entertainment.
Being one of the most beautiful exhibition centres in the region, the venue creates a nice atmosphere for participants of events held there. The complex is located in close proximity to the airport and in 15 minutes driving distance from the city centre. There is a developed public transport infrastructure with several bus stops located around the centre.
The complex is beautifully landscaped on a territory with a total area of 10 hectares.
There are three pavilions well equipped to hold exhibitions and meet any requirements.
In addition facility offers conference halls, meeting rooms, a business centre, food courts, and other support services. Besides several conference and meetings rooms of various sizes, there is space which could be easily transformed into congress facilities for holding WPC congress sessions. All conditions for pleasant rest of the guests have been created in the lobby with a café and a lounge. The venue as well as the entire perimeter is accessible for participants in wheelchairs and those with other types of disability.

Venue Specifications:
  • Total territory of the venue: 100, 000 m2
  • Gross area of the center: over 32,000 m2
  • Halls’ area: over 26,000 m2
  • Foyer area: over 4,000 m2
  • Area for congress facilities: over 8,000 m2 (could be transformed)

Heydar Aliyev Center

An iconic building designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, the Center is famous for its fluid shape which the architects intended as a reaction to the rigid architectures of the past as well as a reference to Islamic calligraphy and to elements of the traditional Azerbaijani architecture.

Venue specifications:

  • Gross floor area of the building: 57,000 m2
  • Multifunctional space area: over 43,500 m2
  • Auditorium capacity:  1,000 people / 1,200 m2
  • Multifunctional room: 1,400 people / 1,760 m2 (could be divided into 3 sections)

Baku Convention Center

Construction of the new Baku Convention Center by the side of the architectural masterpiece of Heydar Aliyev Center marked a new phase in the development of Baku city which now can offer very functional, state-of-the-art, attractive, and unique meeting venue for holding large-scale international events.

Venue specifications:

  • Gross floor area of the building: 62,000 m2
  • Volume: 530,000 cubic meters
  • Multifunctional open space area: up to 4,700 m2
  • Auditorium capacity:  3,500 people
  • Number of conference rooms: 16 (varying in size from medium to large)
  • Number of permanent office premises and facilities: 73 together with the latest innovations applied in various systems of the convention centre, special attention was paid to the sustainability of the building.