The Big 5 has launched hundreds of thousands of products into the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. The event serves as a platform to facilitate partnerships, reconnect with clients, advance knowledge and industry best practices, and to propel local and international businesses into the market.
ENTER NEW MARKETS
Gain direct access to the key stakeholders involved in the region’s upcoming plans and budget allocations.
BUILD YOUR BRAND
Position your brand in front of 67,000+ construction professionals and establish your name as an industry leader.
GENERATE QUALIFIED LEADS
Showcase your products and solutions to a captive audience of active buyers who are on the lookout for the latest innovations.
NETWORK WITH STAKEHOLDERS
Experience the power of face-to-face networking to forge strong relationships with the most influential industry players.
An extended exhibitor journey with the NEW online platform
Adoption of technology has accelerated across all sectors in the last year and we are excited to harness its potential
to maximise your return on investment at The Big 5 in 2021 and beyond.
The live in-person event remains an unmatched opportunity to connect with industry stakeholders face to face, showcase your products in real life, and finalise deals and partnerships.
The live in-person event will implement our All Secure protocol to ensure the safety of all participants.
The Big 5’s new powerful online platform offers a space for exhibitors and visitors to plan, promote, and follow up with one another in their own time and from anywhere.
The online platform enables you to network with buyers before the live in-person event and schedule meetings with the most relevant buyers. You will also be able to connect with anyone who isn’t able to attend the live in-person event.
Key dates for the live in-person and online event
With The Big 5 online, your brand exposure and your opportunity to network with the industry will extend to three months.
22 AUGUST – 11 SEPTEMBER
THE BIG 5 ONLINE BEGINS
Connect with targeted visitors logging into the platform for our themed online content and set up meetings with them for the live in-person event.
12 - 15 SEPTEMBER
THE BIG 5 LIVE IN-PERSON
Experience the power of face-to-face business networking, live product showcases, and knowledge sharing back under one roof.
14 – 15 SEPTEMBER
ONLINE MEETINGS OPEN
Connect and meet online with prospects who were not able to attend in person.
16 SEPTEMBER – 31 OCTOBER
EXTENDED ACCESS TO THE BIG 5 ONLINE
Benefit from prolonged brand exposure and connectivity even after The Big 5 in-person event closes.
1 – 15 NOVEMBER
PLAN FOR ONLINE
Schedule follow-up meetings with prospects, or search through a fresh set of attendees before The Big 5 online reconnect days.
16 – 17 NOVEMBER
THE BIG 5 ONLINE
Close deals and stay-front of mind through branding, speaking, and networking opportunities. Re-engage with the community who continue to log on for educational sessions.
Meet thousands of buyers and decision makers from the construction industry
Top 10 visiting countries
Top 5 reasons for visiting
Visitors by company activity
Manufacturer - 18%
Distributor & Supplier- 18%
Engineering Firm - 7%
Architectural & Design Firm- 6%
Trade Association- 5%
Real Estate Developer- 3%
Project Management Firm - 3%
Other - 21%
You bring the products, we bring the buyers
CEOs & Directors
Attended by the industry's best
Global leaders achieve their business goals at The Big 5
Promoted their brand successfully
Found distributors for
Got valuable insights
into the market
Sold their products to
Launched a new product
in the region
Product sectors at the event
BUILDING ENVELOPE & SPECIAL CONSTRUCTION
BUILDING INTERIORS & FINISHES
CONSTRUCTION TOOLS & PROTECTIVE PERSONAL EQUIPMENT