Italian Pizza World Summit

Monday, 7th November


  • 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Dubai World Trade Center – Italian Pizza World Summit Stand

BEST PIZZA IN UAE

The Italian Pizza World Summit Contest is a competition promoted by the 8th Italian Cuisine World Summit in Dubai to celebrate high-quality and authentic Italian Pizza. The competition aims both at enhancing consumer awareness and rewarding pizzaiuoli committed to this exceptional expression of Italian cuisine. The contest is divided in three sections: Best Italian Pizza in the UAE, Best Italian Pizza in the MENA, Italian Pizza World Summit Contest.

Tuesday, 8th November


  • 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Dubai World Trade Center – Italian Pizza World Summit Stand

BEST PIZZA IN THE MENA AND WORLD FINALS

The Italian Pizza World Summit Contest is a competition promoted by the 8th Italian Cuisine World Summit in Dubai to celebrate high-quality and authentic Italian Pizza. The competition aims both at enhancing consumer awareness and rewarding pizzaiuoli committed to this exceptional expression of Italian cuisine. The contest is divided in three sections: Best Italian Pizza in the UAE, Best Italian Pizza in the MENA, Italian Pizza World Summit Contest.


  • 2:00 PM
  • ICCA- International Centre for Culinary Arts
  • Program


CONGRESS: THE FUTURE OF THE PIZZA – THE PIZZA OF THE FUTURE/10th PIZZA up symposium

Some of the best Italian and International Pizza makers will work and debate together with Michelin Starred chefs, from Italy and the rest of the world on the Pizza so-called gourmet and its future in the First International Congress “The future of Pizza – The Pizza of the future” in various venues, including the Speciality Food Festival.


  • 7:30 PM
  • La Bussola – The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina

CONGRESS WELCOME RECEPTION/DINNER

The Opening Gala Dinner of the 10th Pizza UP congress..

Wednesday, 9th November


  • 10:00 AM
  • World Trade Centre – Italian Pizza World Summit Area
  • Program


DEMOS – PIZZA BY the best Italian and International Pizza makers

Some of the best Italian and International Pizza makers will work and debate together with Michelin Starred chefs, from Italy and the rest of the world on the Pizza so-called gourmet and its future in the First International Congress “The future of Pizza – The Pizza of the future” in various venues, including the Speciality Food Festival.


  • FROM 7:30 PM
  • Margherita

Special Dinner – Tradition and evolution of pizza

Tradition and Evolution – 2 top Master pizza chefs, Franco Pepe and Simone Padoan, 2 different approaches, 1 goal: the Best Pizza. During the night you can see the Traditional by Franco Pepe and the Evolution by Simone Padoan.

THE ITALIAN PIZZA WORLD SUMMIT IN THE BEST PIZZERIAS OF DUBAI

Top Pizzerias in Dubai host the most important master guest Pizzaioli.


  • 8:00 PM
  • Billionaire Mansion
  • chefs & pizzaioli

SPECIAL DINNER – Concert for Pizza, High Cuisine and exceptional world wines

A spectacular “Billionaire Italian Pizza Gourmet Dinner of the Century” in which Michelin starred chefs will work with top Master pizza chefs under the coordination of Batuhan Zeynioglu, the Turkish-Italian executive chef of the Mansion Billionaire. In the context of a super luxury service, their creations, in an unprecedented and provoking matching, will be served with some of the most sophisticated wine of the world.

Thursday, 10th November


  • 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management
  • Program


CONGRESS: PLENARY ASSEMBLY / 10th PIZZA UP

Some of the best Italian and International Pizza makers will work and debate together with Michelin Starred chefs, from Italy and the rest of the world on the Pizza so-called gourmet and its future in the First International Congress “The future of Pizza – The Pizza of the future” in various venues, including the Speciality Food Festival.

  • FROM 7:30 PM
  • Restaurants

THE ITALIAN PIZZA WORLD SUMMIT IN THE BEST PIZZERIAS OF DUBAI

Top Pizzerias in Dubai host the most important master guest Pizzaioli.