Frequently Asked Questions

The CBM CONFERENCE Middle East - 8-11 April 2019

  • When is the CBM CONFERENCE Middle East being held?

    The CBM Conference will be held:
    Monday, 8 April – Thursday, 11 April, 2019

  • Where is the CBM CONFERENCE Middle East being held?

    Westin Abu Dhabi
    Sas Al Nakheel
    Abu Dhabi 126797
    +971 2 616 9999


    Room cost: AED 550 single plus tax, AED 600 double + tax (includes breakfast). The deadline to make your reservation and to take advantage of the CBM Conference discounted room rate is 7th March (A credit card guarantee is required). 

  • Is parking included at hotel?

    There is complimentary valet parking.

  • Who should attend the CBM CONFERENCE Middle East?

    Condition monitoring professionals, maintenance managers, and reliability engineers who want to improve their knowledge about Vibration Analysis, IR Thermography, Wear Particle Analysis, Oil Analysis, Motor Testing, Ultrasound, and Precision Maintenance technologies such as precision lubrication, shaft alignment and field balancing.

  • What is included in the conference registration fee?

    For each day of your 3 or 4 day conference pass: welcome coffee/tea, snack and refreshment break, lunch, access to the exhibition hall, choice of two streams of presentations, evening reception/dinner, and all conference presentations available for download before, during and after the conference. Please note: the conference fee does not include travel or hotel expenses.

  • What is the suggested dress attire?

    Business casual.

  • What will the weather be like in April in Abu Dhabi?

    Average high:  91°F (33°C)
    Average low:  68°F (20°C)
    Average Precipitation:  3 in. (7.62 cm)

  • Where is the nearest airport?

    The Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) is approximately 27.0 km/16.8 miles from
    the Westin.

    Airport transportation services are listed below:

    Fee range: AED 35 – 60 one way. Taxis are readily available outside of arrivals.

    Westin Airport Services
    Shuttle Transfer
    Fee: 151.25 AED (one way), reservation required
    Shuttle Phone: +971 2 6169999

    Luxury Car Transfer
    Fee: 151.25 AED (one way); reservation required
    Phone: + 971 2 6169999

    Additional Transportation Services
    Fee range: AED 30 – 115 one way.

    Sun Transfers –

    Airport Shuttles –

    Dubai International airport (DXB) is 133 km/82.6 miles from the Westin Abu Dhabi.

  • Is internet available during the event?

    Free Wi-Fi will be available throughout the entire hotel during the duration of the conference.

  • How do I make changes to my registration?

    You can update your CBM CONFERENCE registration from your emailed confirmation. You can also update your registration by going to the conference registration website and click “Modify registration”. You will enter your email address and reference number. Once you make your changes you will be emailed a revised conference registration.

  • Who should I contact regarding special requests?

    During the registration process you will have the opportunity to note any dietary, allergy or special assistance requests you require. If additional assistance is needed, please call +1 (206) 842-4000 ext. 3 or email

  • How do I obtain a VISA letter of invitation?

    Email with the subject: CBM CONFERENCE Visa Invitation.

  • How do I cancel my registration?

    Attendee cancellations received in writing no later than 14 March 2019 will be issued a full refund of conference fees, less a $125 administration fee. No refunds will be made for cancellations after 14 March 2019 or for no shows at the conference.

    If you are unable to attend the conference, you may transfer your registration to another person in your company. Please e-mail your requests to Becky at