Big 5 Global: From business prospects to advancing decarbonisation

  • Date: 29-Nov-2023
  • Source: Zawya
  • Sector:Oil & Gas
  • Country:UAE
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Big 5 Global: From business prospects to advancing decarbonisation



More than 2,200 exhibitors from more than 150 countries are gearing up for the upcoming Big 5 Global, a major construction industry event in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA), set to take place in Dubai next month.

The MEASA has over $7 trillion in active projects with $3.8 trillion worth of recently awarded projects, Big 5 Global reported, citing data from ABiQ.

Taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre from December 4 to 7, 2023, the event is expecting over 68,000 attendees eager to capitalise on trillion-dollar opportunities.

Dr. Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi, former Minister of Climate Change & Environment in the UAE, will outline key strategies for a sustainable construction future at the Big 5 Global Leaders’ Summit, facilitating collaboration between the public and private sectors.

Other high-profile speakers include Dr. Ali Al Jassim, Chairman of Emirates Green Building Council; Maryam Al Muhairi, CEO of Buildings Regulation & Permits Agency, Dubai Municipality; Dr. Antonio Nanni, President of American Concrete Institute Ibrahim Al-Ghamdi, Board Member & Chief Sustainability Officer, Albawani Holding; and Alaa Abu Siam, CEO of Middle East & South Asia, Egis.

Ben Greenish, Senior Vice President – Construction, dmg events, organiser of Big 5