26 - 29 November 2017
11:00 - 19:00 Daily
Dubai World Trade Centre
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The Future of Construction begins here

The Big 5 is the largest construction event in the Middle East and is the only place to meet thousands of international suppliers in your dedicated product sectors. Network, do business and get the latest industry insight under one roof over four packed business days. Click on your dedicated product sector of interest and discover the key suppliers with the products you are looking for.

MEP Services

Discover suppliers with the latest MEP Services Products…

Building Interiors & Finishes

Find the products to meet your needs in this growing sector…

Building Envelope & Special Construction

Source the latest product solutions in this dedicated sector…

Construction Tools & Building Materials

Discover the latest construction products live on the show floor…

Construct Technology & Innovation

Source the latest developments in smart building solutions…

NEW FOR 2017

Discover the new HVAC-R dedicated sector

The Big 5 has a brand new dedicated HVAC-R sector, with thousands of HVAC-R suppliers and products now on display. Register to secure your place at the largest construction event in the Middle East

Focus on Construct Technology & Innovation

Capitalise on the growing demand for robotics, 3D printing and BIM in this dedicated sector. Register today and secure your place at the largest construction event in the Middle East.

Develop your industry knowledge at The Big 5 Talks

The Big 5 Talks are our brand new dedicated workshops, with a focus on the product sectors. Get insights from your sector of interest.

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Network at The Excellence in Construction Summit

The prestigious Excellence in Construction Summit returns for 2017. Network and get the latest industry insights from the industry leaders.

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Discover the latest trends in the solar industry

The Big 5 Solar is a brand NEW dedicated solar event co-located with The Big 5, providing an opportunity to Listen and Learn from the leaders of the solar industry.

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Meet the experts at The Precast Summit

The Summit is specially tailored for the Middle East region and will be free to attend for all pre-approved delegates from the concrete industry.

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Why Visit The Big 5 2017

The Big 5 is taking place this year from 26-29 November, and this year is expected to be bigger than ever before. With continued focus on the dedicated product sectors, you can easily find the key suppliers and products you are looking for.

For 2017, we have a brand new co-located event, The Big 5 Solar, a NEW dedicated HVAC-R Hall, and a continued focus on Construct Technology and Innovation. We are also bringing back features including the new and improved The Big 5 Talks, workshops with a dedicated product sector focus, The Excellence in Construction Summit, Live Product Demonstrations on the show floor, and The Gaia Awards celebrates it’s 10 year anniversary.


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At The Big 5, there is no need to carry around heavy brochures, catalogues or flyers. Simply use your smart badge to collect information at the exhibition stands and receive all information by email at the end of the day.

Benefits include:

  • Your visitor badge becomes your virtual show bag!

  • No spamming, you receive only the exhibitor information you are interested in

  • Helps you keep track of the stands you have visited

  • Share exhibitor information digitally with your colleagues and peers

  • Exchange your virtual business card with the exhibitors you visit 

Don't miss anything

The Big 5 granted us the ideal platform to enter the GCC market. Now after 3 years of exhibiting and being frequently in the region we have become a well known brand in the UAE. Without the Big 5 this would not have happened.

Jasmin Sahnow

Marketing, Eurotec GmbH

We have been part of The Big 5 for years now and it has been an extremely good experience for us. It is undoubtedly the biggest convention in the UAE, which not only brings companies from the UAE but also the GCC and the wider North African region.

Francisco Castano

CEO – Technal

The Big 5 Dubai Show is the place to be if you want to expand your brand awareness and sales in the Middle East region. The new floor plan organization implemented this year was a success for us, it was more easy for all the actors of the show. Great show and see you next year.

Thomas Mendler

CEO, ISPO France

Each year The Big 5 draws in thousands of global suppliers and buyers of construction products, technologies and services to explore prime opportunities within the dynamic Arab construction markets. It is an excellent platform for us to network with exhibitors, visitors, practitioners and experts.

Jamal Bin Marghoob

Director of Marketing and Corporate Communication – DAFZA

The Big 5 is a great platform to exhibit your products and create awareness among existing customers, as well as an opportunity to make potential customers aware of your presence in the market.

Anitha Liju

Director, Al Arif A/C Systems LLC

The Big 5 is a good platform to showcase our products as it provides one single meeting point for manufacturers and clients.

Rajesh Iyer

Asian Granito India Ltd

The Big 5 is the most important exhibition in the region. Both to meet both existing and new customers as well as looking for new sales partners within specific segments.

Peter Lange

Sales Manager, Cotes A/S, Denmark

The Big 5 is a perfect occasion to meet new and existing customers. It is the best way to improve network connection in the area and for promoting new products.

Giacomo Corcelli

Business Developer, DIASEN srl

The Big 5 Show is ideal to present your activities in the whole Gulf region. It is the show that attracts the construction sector of the region.

Dimitris Lolos

Export Director, Isomat

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