The Big 5 – International Building And Construction Show


Since 1979, The Big 5 exhibition in Dubai, serves as the networking platform for construction product suppliers and buyers. If you are in the sector, The Big 5 is a must go, even if you only look at the previous year’s figures:

2,747 exhibitors from 57 countries
74,854 participants from 124 countries
684 Platinum Club members 
148 free educational events
Would you dare to miss all these?

In this regard, his year as well, between 17-20 November, at Dubai World Trade Center, many visitors will have the chance to see innovative products from Europe, America, Asia, Africa as well as Middle East, compare features and prices of these products, meet face to face with new business partners and build solid relationships in person rather than email.

The Arabian Gulf, beyond doubt, is one of the fastest growing building and construction markets in the world. The Big 5 is the only event entirely dedicated to the construction industry, where you can meet buyers from the region. To find out more about the construction market opportunities in the Middle East and discover how The Big 5 can help you forge long-term partnerships and grow your business, you can see the official 3 minute video:

Turkey gives great importance to Arabian Gulf, and therefore gives support through “Expotim” as being the Platinium sponsor. Expotim is authorized by the Turkish Ministry of Economy to organize exhibitions abroad and deliver national participation in international exhibitions.


Along with many other Turkish companies, Turkishceramics, the promotion group for ceramic manufacturers and exporters in Turkey representing over 30 individual companies is also be there, hearthly welcoming you at Stand Sheikh Rashid B167 and answering your inquiries.

“For the first time this year, the show had a waiting list” says the Group Event director Andy White, revealing the growing importance of the show. At the same time as the show, PMV Live and Middle East Concrete are co-located with The Big 5. So you will have more than The Big 5.

After a week-long build up, the exhibitors are all ready to welcome their visitors on 17th November, after the ribbon cutting by Deputy Ruler of Dubai. At 10 a.m, an hour before the official opening, a conference program starts on the first floor in 4 venues simultaneously. If you want to see more on the educational programs, please click (http://www.thebig5.ae/page.cfm/Action=Seminar/libID=1/listID=5/t=m )

There will also be live Demonstrations at The Big 5:  Be sure to visit The Etisalat Yellow Pages Live Demonstration Theatre.
Fun and socializing is not forgotten, The Big 5 After Dark Party takes place on 19 November 2014 from 7pm – 10pm at the Dubai World Trade Center, Arena Plaza for all exhibitors, visitors and press.


If you are a construction professional who is involved in the commissioning, design and building stage of a project you should visit The Big 5. Go and see the latest products from Europe, America, Asia and Australia as 70% of our exhibitors are international. Continue professional development through free certified workshops and training courses. And enjoy mild weather of Dubai. What else do you want?
Source: http://edition.pagesuite-professional.co.uk/launch.aspx?pbid=2f67bc58-d18c-4668-8199-7f9a990c04f3