SHAPING FUTURE INDUSTRY TRENDS IN MICROPIGMENTATION
The inaugural WORLDMICROPIG (WMCA) CONFERENCE & AWARDS will take place on 21-23 September in Dubai. The 3-day event will bring together a global audience with representatives from across the micropigmentation, medical dermopigmentation, hair loss and skin rejuvenation industries.
Discover new products and suppliers at the exhibition and explore the industries latest innovations in micropigmentation and beauty.
◆ Network with global artists, suppliers, trainers, and innovators
◆ Discover the latest techniques and attend live demonstrations
◆ Celebrate artists at the awards ceremony
◆ Meet companies from across the industry
◆ Hear lectures from award winning artists
◆ Share ideas and grow your industry contacts
◆ Showcase your products and services
◆ Join interactive Q&A sessions
Register here for conference updates
The conference will be held at the Sofitel Dubai Downtown, Sheikh Zayed Road, Downtown Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The Sofitel Dubai Downtown is the only international 5-star hotel linked to The Dubai Mall and within immediate proximity to the Burj Khalifa The hotel is just a few minutes away from Coca-Cola Arena, Dubai Opera, City Walk and also offers shuttle bus service to Kite Beach, La Mer Beach, The Mall of the Emirates and other destinations.
The stunning venue is situated in the perfect location for you to see some sight's whilst you are attending the conference!
Once you have purchased your tickets you will receive the details to secure a discounted rate at the conference hotel.
Monday 20th September - Masterclasses
Tuesday 21st September - Conference
Wednesday 22nd September - Conference
Thursday 23rd September - Conference, Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony
Details to be announced shortly
It can be daunting attending a conference on your own so we want to make the experience as enjoyable as possible for you! As part of the programme we can help to arrange your taxi from the airport, there will be a WMCA team member to meet you at the hotel, and group you with other attendees from the programme for meals, and social events organised around the conference.
If you are travelling alone and would like to sign up to the You are Not Alone Programme please contact us here.
* Please note there is no additional cost for this
The WORLDMICROPIG CONFERENCE & AWARDS will recognise and reward individual and business excellence across the global micropigmentation industry during a prestigious gala dinner and awards ceremony.
Award winners will receive the following:
◆ Recognition at the event during the awards ceremony
◆ A trophy engraved with your name and category
◆ Your award category and title to be promoted for 12 months after the event on the WMCA website and across social media platforms
◆ Promotional photos to be supplied after the conference for you to use for your personal use to promote your success and recognition
◆ Individual awards category finalists must be able to attend the Awards Ceremony to receive their award
◆ A panel of world leaders will judge Individual category awards all entries and choose the winners for each category.
* Finalists must be able to attend the Awards Ceremony to receive their award.
A panel of world leaders will judge all entries and choose the winners for each category.
A £99 entry fee is payable for each submission made for the Individual Awards, the Industry Awards are free to enter.
Terms and conditions apply.
Worldmicropig (WMCA) was found by Sonia Anderson, an independent practitioner and trainer with over 30 years’ experience of work within the beauty and micropigmentation industry based in the U.K. The Founder and Director of MPUK, the biggest micropigmentation conference and awards in Europe.
PMU Artist and Conference Manager Emma joined the Permanent Makeup industry in 2019 after falling in love with her own PMU enhancements! Emma is trained in eyebrow, lips and eyeliner treatments and based in Cambridgeshire.
Prior to this Emma spent 10 year’s organising international conferences and is passionate about combining these two roles to create world class micropigmentation events.
The conference will open at 09:00 on Tuesday 21st September and end late on the evening Thursday 23rd September after the Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony.
Tickets are only available to attend the full 3-day event. Spouses are also able to purchase a ticket to attend the conference if they wish to attend the social events.
No, attendees can only purchase tickets to the full 3-day event.
The conference will be held at the Sofitel Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, Downtown Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Yes, we have arranged a discounted rate, details will be sent to you to secure your accommodation once you have purchased your ticket. Please note bedrooms will come on a first come first serve basis, but we have secured a room block for our attendees.
Please find the awards guidelines and application info here
You will be contacted in the lead up to the event and given details of how to apply to attend the live demo's.
Any practicing artist or company with the relevant local licenses and insurances can apply for an awards category. Please remember all submissions should be anonymous or they will be disqualified.
Yes, there are a wide range of packages available. Get in touch at Emma Preston at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss
Dress to impress! This will be cocktail dress/ black-tie event.
Yes, there will be parking available, but standard hotel rates will be applied.