25 - 28 November 2019

Top reasons to visit

Source new products and materials

Meet with global suppliers of innovative product and services, all organised into specialised zones that make it easy to find the right solutions for your projects.

Experience the power of face-to-face meetings

Leave your laptop and mobile phone at the office and engage in face-to-face conversations with your peers to forge strong bonds for future collaboration.

Learn new professional skills and techniques

Hear expert presenters share their industry insights at more than 220 free CPD-certified workshops and earn credit toward chartered memberships.

Stay up to date with the latest industry trends

Keep up with the latest technologies, evolving materials, government regulations and consumer demands to consistently deliver outstanding results.

Build trusted relationships with industry peers

Expand your professional network by meeting clients, colleagues and thousands of industry experts from across the entire construction industry value chain use.

Expand your reach into related industries

Attend the co-located events: The Big 5 Heavy, Middle East Concrete, The Big 5 Solar, HVAC R Expo, Middle East Stone and the Urban Design & Landscape Expo.

Hear directly from our visitors

The Big 5 is the perfect place to share your knowledge and also to receive feedback from the industry. There professionals from the whole industry here and they come from all over the world. It is simply a great opportunity.

Alexander Kolpakov
Associate Director Digital Project Delivery, AECOM

Who should visit



Visit the event to research all the latest design and construction technologies heading to the region and meet genuinely innovative suppliers. Spend time at the design-focused content featured in our comprehensive workshop and conference programmes.



Conduct a comprehensive product research during your visit to The Big 5 and have a clear picture of how the latest construction technology is influencing your business. Learn about the latest industry innovations face-to-face.



The Big 5 Dubai is a great platform for you to source products. You'll meet with global suppliers who can get the products you need to job sites around the region cost-effectively. It's an opportunity to learn from the experts who make and sell them.


C-level leaders

The Big 5 is a unique platform to share your ideas, influence their industry and position yourself as a thought-leader. By attending, you will rapidly refresh your network of contacts and you can the event for industry-changing trends and ideas.



The Big 5 Dubai works like a live action catalogue of the construction products and technologies customers are searching for. You'll be able to expand your network of innovative global suppliers and clinch local and regional distribution agreements.



There is no better place than The Big 5 to update your skills and knowledge. Make use of our comprehensive certified workshop programmes to bolster your professional accreditations and learn about the impact of new technologies and techniques.



Manufacturers come to The Big 5 Dubai to source new supplies of vital raw materials and component parts. You will also be able to connect with innovators who can help to make your processes more efficient and effective for your customers.


Project managers

You can source professional education opportunities from The Big 5’s selection of free-to-attend workshops and specialist project management talks. The event is also a great opportunity to research innovative products and services.


Procurement professionals

Procurement professionals from across the construction industry supply chain learn about product innovations and advances at The Big 5. Use the event as a platform to research cost-effective ways to supply your project.

Convince your boss

We understand how much you want to attend The Big 5. So, we’ve created the ultimate ‘Convince your Boss’ letter, with useful resources designed to help you frame the conversation. You’ll be able to make an argument so compelling, they’ll simply have to say ‘Yes’. All you have to do is download the letter and send it to your boss!

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Free education & features

The Big 5 delivers world-class educational and knowledge-sharing sessions, focusing on themes inspired by the most recent developments within the construction industry. Also taking place during the event are special features promoting startups and SMEs, live product demonstrations and industry awards.

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Book the best hotel

The easiest way to book a hotel is through HotelMap, a specialised booking system for events. HotelMap offers hotels that are closest to the exhibition centre and offer the best pricing. Plus, if you need assistance with your booking, a concierge service is available without any additional cost.

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Enjoy Dubai

Enjoying Dubai is part of your Big 5 experience and we are very pleased to introduce you to Dubai Pass, offering you discounts on many activities in the cities. Plus, you can get inspired by great videos to choose the activity you want to do!

Tips and discounts in Dubai

Register now for free entry!

Free registration closes at 4pm on 24 November.
Non-registered visitors will be charged 200 AED.