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Why Visit


Source, connect and expand your business at the most influential construction event in Middle East, Africa and South Asia

With its 43rd edition, The Big 5 2022 elevates the construction industry with a range of specialized events and features guaranteed to keep you ahead of the competition.

Over 2,000 international exhibitors from 60 countries will be present to showcase the latest products and trends. Upskill to advance your career with 90 CPD-certified expert themed talks and build your business network with 55,000 industry peers.

What's in it for you?

There are more reasons to attend The Big 5 than ever before! We have new Summits, Talks, Start-Up Competitions, Awards and more!


The Big 5 Global Construction Leaders’ Summit

Benefit from exclusive insights shared by industry stakeholders who continue to strive to build the construction industry of the future.

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The Big 5 Global Construction Impact Summit

Discuss and collaborate on scaling solutions and working together to increase ESG and achieve net-zero emissions and zero waste in the industry.

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The Big 5 FutureTech Construction

Learn about break-through technologies that companies developed over the past year to grow your business.

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The Big 5
Construction Impact Awards

Gather with the most proactive construction professionals and organizations to celebrate the construction industry.

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Digital Construction World

Has grown to showcase more innovative start-ups and address the most pressing technology transformation questions.

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Showcasing the most innovative start-ups in the industry.

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An exclusive event for the industry’s leading architects, designers, and specifiers.

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Women in

Promoting diversity & inclusion to transform the construction industry.

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The world of construction convenes at The Big 5

A truly global event attracting 2,000+ exhibitors from 60+ countries, The Big 5 attracts global leaders, innovators, thinkers, and game changers.

What our visitors love about our show

The Ultimate Platform for visitors to Grow, Learn & Network

For over 40 years, we have strived to make every Big 5 show the best visitor experience possible! Big 5 visitors' feedback reflects the importance of opportunity, knowledge, and community, making it the ultimate event to attend.


said The Big 5 is important for their business


Be part of a like-minded community


learning how to overcome challenges

It’s been a very successful show for us, the quality of visitors we met was excellent.

Steve Day

Sales Manager, Goveco

It is great to be back again, meeting face-to-face, with the whole construction community. We have been amazed by the crowd we have seen. It is very impressive and great for us to meet new client prospects.

Alejandro Bonilla Corzo

Corporate Marketing Director, Forsa S.A

Thought I would be there for an hour, stayed for five.

Christopher Seymour

Managing Director, Mott MacDonald Middle East

The exhibition is good. It showcases many products using latest technologies. Impressive! I was able meet some business owners and exchange contacts for future business.

Alex Tochukwu

Engineer, YAS Airconditioning Supplies Industry LLC

We are impressed with the innovation, quality, sustainability, and designs of these high-quality European brands, and are looking forward to sourcing more of them for our distinguished developments across Dubai.

Farhad Azizi

CEO, Azizi Development

This is amazing. It shows that business is back to normal. This is the most relevant crowd we have seen! We have also made many appointments with international visitors.

M. Asghar M. Hussain

Managing Director, Water Seal Insulation Mat. Cont. Co. LLC