Batimat is the world’s leading construction exhibition. It brings together the most comprehensive array of products, equipment and services in the world and the largest number of French and international professionals (developers, specifiers, contractors and distributors). Professionals of all kinds meet here, where the technical solutions emerge that will form part of the construction and sustainable development projects of tomorrow. The Batimat takes place annually, and therefore for the thirtieth time in November 2017 in Paris. An increase in both international and in qualified visitors was the strong point of the first “Mondial du Bâtiment” bringing the three trade shows – BATIMAT, INTERCLIMA+ELEC and IDEOBAIN – under one roof.
With 338,110 trade visitors, the show consolidated its position as the construction industry’s number one trade event. With international visitors up by 2.5% representing 21% of the total (an increase of 2 percentage points compared with 2013) and a 10% increase in the international offer with 1,254 exhibitors, representing 51% of the total (up 6 points), Mondial du Bâtiment established its position as the leading international B2B platform. European visitors (from Italy, Portugal, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Norway) also contributed to this growth with a 10% rise compared with the 2013 session. The show is still firmly rooted in the French market, with 267,107 trade visitors, 39% from the Paris region and 61% from the rest of France. Despite a slight drop in overall visitor numbers (4% down on 2013), attendance was up in some categories: 19% in operation/maintenance, 11% more installers and 7% more prime contractors and contracting authorities. The new features introduced this year (theme trails, guided tours, forums, demo workshops, business platform) resulted in more targeted meetings between exhibitors and trade visitors looking for solutions geared to their specific needs.
The product groups that took part in this trade fair were mainly in the following fields: decoration, decoration wallboards, doors, fireplaces, floor coverings, furniture, insulation, kitchens, lighting, metal joinery, paint, paneling, PVC joinery, roofing, sealing, sewage networks, shutters, solar protection, stretch ceilings, swimming pools, tools, utility vehicles, wall coverings, water treatment, waterproofing, windows, wood joinery, workshop machinery, …
The Big 5 is the largest construction event in the Middle East, it was a 4 day event held from 21st November to the 24th November 2016 at the Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. This event showcases product from Business Services industry. The Big 5 in Dubai has been home to the largest gathering of construction professionals in the Middle East. With exhibitors showcasing thousands of certified and innovative products from across the globe, free CPD certified workshops on offer and live product demonstrations, there is enough information for professionals from any discipline of the construction industry etc. in the Business Services industry. Exhibiting at The Big 5 is the best way to generate sales leads and develop your business in the Middle East.
The Product groups that took part in this trade fair was in the following fields: air conditioning, bathroom hardware products, boilers, bolts, broken stones, ceramic products, chillers, cleaning, compressors, condensers, coolers, Dehumidifiers, doors, Facade, facade systems, fans, filters, fire alarms, glass, glazing, hinges, insulation, irrigation equipment, jackets, leak detection, maintenance products, mortar, natural stones, nuts, paints, pumps, refrigeration, refrigerators, sanitary ceramics, scaffolding, screws, sewage systems, solar, steel, swimming pools, taps, tiles, veneers, ventilation systems, waste bins, waste incinerators, water tanks, Water Technology equipment, water treatment equipment, windows, …
Expo 2015 was a Universal Exposition hosted by Milan, Italy. The opening took place on May 1, 2015 at 10:00 CEST and the Expo closed on October 31, 2015. It was the second time Milan hosted the exposition, the first being the Milan International of 1906. On November 23, 2010, the event was officially announced by the International Exhibitions Bureau. The BIE General Assembly in Paris decided in favor of the Milanese candidature on March 31, 2008. Expo 2015 was held under the theme “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”.
The theme chosen for the 2015 Milan Universal Exposition was “Feeding the Planet” , Energy for Life. It embraced technology, innovation, culture, traditions and creativity and how they relate to food and diet. Expo 2015 further developed themes introduced in earlier Expos (e.g., water at Expo 2008 in Zaragoza) in the light of new global scenarios and emerging issues, with a principal focus on the right to healthy, secure and sufficient food for all the world’s inhabitants.The exhibition included seven sub-themes:
Each of the 145 participating countries is hosted in a self-built pavilion and is represented on the official Expo website. Some countries, such as Belarus, Belgium or Germany, have created additional external websites. As part of the reciprocity protocol with Expo 2010 of Shanghai, on December 8, 2008, China was the first country to formalize its participation in Expo Milan 2015. The first country out of the reciprocity protocol to confirm its participation was Switzerland on February 3, 2011. You can find the list of the participating countries on Expo2015 Milano website addressed: www.expo2015.org .