The DISTREE Diamonds and ‘MERA: 2017 Awards’ Gala Dinner and final live voting session will take place on 9th May 2017 in Dubai, UAE at the exclusive Meydan Hotel. The awards take place in conjunction with DISTREE Middle East, the region's leading annual retail channel event, which is taking place at the same venue from May 8th to 10th inclusive.

The Meydan Hotel is designed in the shape of a wave in motion with a luminous green glass facade, boasts spectacular views, substantial spaces and an abundance of natural light. Enjoying a majestic position overlooking the Dubai racecourse, yet within easy striking distance of Downtown Dubai, the Sheikh Zayed Road and Dubai International Airport, guests can enjoy total serenity while remaining connected with the hustle and bustle of the city.