General Information

About the Venues

Shaikh Ebrahim Bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Center for Culture & Research

The Ceremony

Shaikh Ebrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa was a well-known intellectual in the early part of the 20th century. 

The Shaikh Ebrahim Bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Center for Culture & Research (The Center) opened in 2002 and it is home to research, a library and a lecture hall. This building today hosts a series of rotating lectures, exhibitions and recitals by prominent writers, philosophers and artists from all over the world. The Center hosts a great line up of academics and humanists giving lectures and as well as singers, musicians, poets and authors throughout the year. 





Bu Zaboon House

The Dinner

Originally built in the 1940s as a shop supplying materials to the fishing and pearl-diving communities, this building with its traditional decorative and architectural features has transformed into a venue that showcases aspects of Bahrain’s rich heritage.


General Information

Registrations must be made online at

All enquiries to [email protected]


Date and Venue

Sunday evening, 22 March 2015

6:30pm - 10:00pm


Main Event     Shaikh Ebrahim Centre for Culture & Research

Dinner     Bu Zaboon House


Entrance Fees

Ceremony Honoring the Lifetime Achievement of Dr. Ahmed El Kosheri:               Free, by invitation

Dinner at Bu Zaboon House:                                                                                    US $150


Entry Visa

Delegates can apply for an Entry Visa to Bahrain directly via Hotels in Bahrain provide visa assistance at a nominal fee for guests who will be staying in the same hotel. You may contact the hotels directly for this service.


Methods of Payment

Debit or Credit Card online at


Bank Transfer to the following account (to be made after completing the online registration):

Account Name: Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution

Account IBAN: BH48 BBKU 0010 0000 2874 93

Swift Code: BBKUBHBM

Bank Name: Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait

The sender bears all the costs.