Under the patronage of the Prime Minister of Egypt
The Big 5 Construct Egypt exhibition returns in June with the participation of the Egyptian Armed Forces Engineering Authority
Cairo, Egypt- X June 2022,
In a press conference, leading international events organizer, dmg events, announced that “The Big 5 Construct Egypt” will return from 25 to 27 June at the Egypt International Exhibition Center (EIEC), to unite the professionals and product suppliers who will together create Egypt’s growing construction project market.
The exhibition runs under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Moustafa Madbouly, Prime Minister of Egypt. This is the only construction event supported by the Egyptian Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities, and will be inaugurated by its Minister, Dr. Assem El Gazzar. Also, the Egyptian Armed Forces Engineering Authority will participate in the event for the first time this year.
During the press conference announcement, key industry players ENG. Atter Hannoura- Director, PPP Central Unit, Ministry of Finance, ENG. Mohamed Eldahshoury, CEO – Hassan Allam Construction (HAC), Ahmed Abdallah- Vice Chairman of Redcon Construction, ENG. Moustafa Kazamel, Managing Director, ASGC, Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC) and Muhammed Kazi – Vice President, Construction at dmg events, with responsibility for events in Egypt & Saudi Arabia discussed The Big 5 Construct Egypt’s aim to boost the industry’s efforts, the state of the Egyptian economic landscape, the real estate sector and governmental investments with more than $450 billion of projects planned or in progress.
Commenting on the importance of the exhibition, Atter Hannoura said: “The exhibition is an opportunity to meet all the companies of various businesses and initiate discussions that enhance the degree of innovation and exchange of information and offer companies towards the implementation of more projects both for the government and for the private sector in Egypt.”
Mohammed Kazi, Vice President, Construction at dmg events, said: “Since the 1st edition, The Big 5 Construct Egypt has always supported Egypt’s growth and expansion plans, by becoming a facilitator of public-private dialogue, connecting industry stakeholders, attracting international suppliers to Egypt, developing local talent, and introducing new, innovative and sustainable solutions that contribute to the region’s infrastructure development and advancements towards the Egypt Vision 2030.”
“Egypt is predicted to account for 30% of the MENA construction market by the end of this decade; in such an exponentially growing and vital sector, it is important for its leaders to be able to meet and have constructive conversations through such events to maximize on the developmental impact on the national economy. “ Moustafa Kazamel – Managing Director, ASGC Egypt
Bringing experts together
With an international presence of exhibitors and buyers from across Africa coming together to discuss cross-border opportunities, Ministers, government officials, industry leaders, innovation enablers, and project owners are set to convene this June to facilitate collaboration and catalyze change at the country’s most important gathering for the construction and infrastructure community – The Big 5 Construct Egypt.
The exhibition aims to bring together the investment and infrastructure communities, promote innovation dialogue and develop new partnerships. To that effect, over 230 exhibitors from 21 countries will demonstrate their latest products, technologies and services across the full construction cycle including Plant Machinery & Vehicles, Building Materials & Tools, MEP Services, Building Interiors & Finishings, and Smart Building Solutions, while visitors will be able to find what they are looking for under one roof.
The event will also host free-to-attend CPD (Continuing Professional Development) certified talks covering pressing topics such as “Green buildings & climate change”, “Challenges in planning infrastructure projects”, “How to increase your productivity using BIM”, “The application of FM standards from design phase” and “The Strategic PMO: Transforming construction project delivery”. Over 20 sessions will be offered across Engineering, Project Management, Facilities Management and Sustainability.
The Big 5 Egypt Leadership Conference will be back for its second edition, bringing together industry leaders to share knowledge, experience, and ideas to create plans that will help transform Egypt’s cities and infrastructure, preparing the nation for the future. The top-level agenda will include a keynote speech by Zanzibar’s Minister of State President’s Office Responsible for Economy and Investment, Hon. Mudrick Soragha. Attendance to the landmark programme is by invitation only.
In addition to the exhibition, dmg events are also hosting The Big 5 Egypt Impact Awards, celebrating people, organizations and projects for their innovative ideas and continuous efforts to drive Egypt’s development and transformation. Top competing categories for this year are Female Construction Leader of the Year, Sustainable Initiative of the Year, Innovation of the Year and Smart City Initiative of the Year. The awards will be held on the last day of the exhibition and a list of 104 finalists can be found on the event’s website.
“Egypt is a fascinating market that just keeps on flourishing, and we are proud to be part of this success. We will keep on reinforcing our commitment to the industry and Egypt, and look forward to rallying the global construction market here in Cairo this month.” Kazi concluded.
The Big 5 Construct Egypt opens its doors from 25 – 27 June 2022 at the Egypt International Exhibition Center (EIEC). The event is free for industry professionals and registrations are available online only at www.thebig5constructegypt.com. Show timings from 11:00 to 17:00 daily.
About The Big 5 Construct Egypt
The Big 5 Construct Egypt is back again in its 4th edition from 25 -27 June at the Egypt International Exhibition Center (EIEC) in Cairo. It is the most important gathering for the global construction and infrastructure community in Egypt.
Launched in 2018, the event runs under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Moustafa Madbouly, Prime Minister of the Arab Republic of Egypt, and is the only construction show endorsed by the Egyptian Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities. The event connects suppliers with quality buyers from across Africa, promoting innovation, sharing cutting edge knowledge and accelerating business. Admission is free for pre-registered trade and industry professionals. To know more, visit www.thebig5constructegypt.com
About dmg events
dmg events is a leading organizer of face-to-face events and a publisher of trade magazines.
The company aims 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 organizes 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.
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.