DATES ANNOUNCED FOR THE BIG 5 CONSTRUCT EAST AFRICA 2018

· The Big 5 Construct East Africa returns to Kenyatta International Convention Centre, Kenya, from 7- 9 November 2018.

The Big 5 Construct East Africa will return to Kenya for a second edition as the official exhibition of Kenya’s National Construction Week from 7 – 9 November 2018 at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre, announce event organisers dmg events Middle East, Asia & Africa.

“We are delighted to be returning to Kenya at a time when infrastructure development is booming. Using The Big 5 Construct East Africa as a trading platform is a great opportunity for to benefit from the growing construction industry which comes on the back of Kenya Vision 2030, and the influence its success is having on the wider East African market,” says Event Director for The Big 5 Construct East Africa, Muhammed Kazi.

The event will once again run alongside the Construction Research Conference and Exhibition (CoRCE) organised by National Construction Authority, and returns after an impressive 6,355 visitors from 40 countries, and 188 exhibiting brands arrived at its inaugural opening in 2016.

“Our partnership with the Big 5 Construct East Africa on the Construction Research Conference and Exhibition (CoRCE) has so far yielded boundless results by expanding the Conference's territories and placing the Kenyan construction industry on the map globally,” Dr Daniel Maduku, Executive Director, National Construction Authority.  

“This year, the third CoRCE aims to explore the legal and institutional framework in the sector through dissemination of research information by industry leaders and experts; we will showcase innovations and provide meaningful and lasting business to business connections among local and international stakeholders and exhibitors. We look forward to a phenomenal event,” he adds.

Expecting over 200 exhibiting brands from around the world, The Big 5 Construct East Africa is the central meeting place for global construction professionals to network and do business in Kenya and the broader East African region.  

The event will also offer 20+ complimentary workshops delivered by industry experts, a dedicated VIP program for key buyers, business matchmaking, and live product demonstrations.

To learn more about The Big 5 Construct East Africa visit, www.thebig5constructeastafrica.com

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Elisha Dessurne Public Relations Executive, dmg events Middle East, Asia & Africa
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About The Big 5 Construct Kenya

5 - 7 November 2019 at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Kenya

Kenya's connection to the world of construction.

Organised by dmg events, The Big 5 Construct Kenya 2019 is the official exhibition of Kenya’s National Construction Week and East Africa's premier construction event. The event is part of The Big 5, the largest, most influential and renowned portfolio of construction industry exhibitions spanning the Middle East and Africa. In its 2018 second edition, the event welcomed more than 13,000 participants, and recorded a 70% increase in visitors. Present were 220 exhibitors, representing a total of 33 countries across 14 national pavilions.

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About dmg events

dmg events is a leading organiser of face-to-face events and a publisher of trade magazines.

We aim to keep businesses informed and connect them with relevant communities to create vibrant marketplaces and to accelerate their business through face-to-face events.

dmg events organises more than 80 events across 25 countries, attracting over 425,000 attendees and delegates every year. The company’s portfolio of products includes many industry-leading events in the energy, construction, hospitality & design, coatings and transportation sectors. ADIPEC, The Big 5, Gastech, EGYPS, The Hotel Show and INDEX are the company’s flagship events. For more information visit www.dmgevents.com.

Founded in 1989, the company is headquartered in Dubai, UAE, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT, www.dmgt.co.uk), one of the largest media companies in the United Kingdom.