Bringing the windows, doors, facades and glass community together again live in-person to restart business
Nothing is more powerful than face-to-face business, and in a current world where online networking has taken over, there is no better time and place to reconnect with the industry, meet global suppliers, find the best solutions, advance your knowledge and supercharge your upcoming projects.
With advanced safety measures in place, the event is a safe environment for industry professionals to meet new suppliers, discover innovative products and learn from industry experts.
IMPORTANT: You can only register online. There will be no registration and no printing of badges at the event. You must print your badge at home before you visit.
Hear why the events are unmissable for the construction community
Why visiting the event will benefit you and your business
DO BUSINESS SAFELY
Safety measures implemented at WDF Event and Gulf Glass will ensure the health and wellbeing of our participants is prioritised and provide reassurances to all who visit our events, that they are in a safe environment.
FIND NEW PRODUCTS
Meet leading manufacturers and distributors of construction products from around the world, who will meet your business needs. See, touch and feel the latest products and solutions on the market live, in-person.
ATTEND FREE INDUSTRY TALKS
Gain a competitive advantage in your field through
a series of free CPD-certified talks – with nine themes, we guarantee learning opportunities for every construction professional.
NETWORK WITH THE INDUSTRY
Meet again with old and new clients, explore partnerships and business opportunities to build profitable partnerships. Be part of the decision making and vital discussions steering recovery efforts for the sector.
You can only register online.
There will be no registration and no printing of badges at the event. You must print your badge at home before you visit.
Covering windows, doors, facades and glass at The Big 5 and specialised events:
Enhance your in-person event experience with the new online platform
The new online platform offers a space for exhibitors and visitors to plan and follow up with one another in their own time and from anywhere. It is a powerful tool that enables you to plan meetings and create a seminar agenda before the event, and even follow-up with new contacts after the live in-person event.
Key dates for the live in-person and online event
With The Big 5 online, there is more time for you to connect, grow, and succeed!
22 AUGUST – 11 SEPTEMBER
THE BIG 5 ONLINE BEGINS
Connect with global suppliers by visiting their online booth and set up meetings with them for the live in-person event. Learn and grow your career with access to the online content covering a variety of construction themes.
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.
16 SEPTEMBER – 31 OCTOBER
ONLINE MEETINGS OPEN
Meet global suppliers online who were not able to attend in person, showcasing a wider variety of products and solutions, and negotiate the best deals for your projects.
16 - 17 NOVEMBER
THE BIG 5 ONLINE RECONNECT DAYS
Re-engage with the global construction community as everyone joins online over two powerful days of networking and more educational sessions.
Did you know that over the past seven months, Dubai has welcomed the safe return of 10 in-person global exhibitions inlcuding GITEX, Gulfood, Arabian Travel Market, The Hotel Show and Index, bringing in participants from over 100 countries.
The Big 5 will have all the right measures in place to ensure your visit is productive and safe including wider aisles, sanitisation, social distancing and masks. Find out more.
Hear why our exhibitors are excited to participate in person this year
Upskill to grow your career with free CPD-certified industry talks
With your career progression and development at the forefront of our mind, our event helps you keep up with the latest industry trends and standards, and gain a competitive edge.
Find the products you are looking for at WDF Event and Gulf Glass
ALUMINIUM COMPOSITE PANEL
MACHINERY, INSTALLATION & TOOLS
GLASS PROCESSING & FINISHING
GLASS PRODUCTION, PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY & MACHINERY
Network with your industry
As the world has temporarily moved online, there will be no better time and place to reconnect with the industry, learn new trends, and find global suppliers. Professionals who fall under the below profiles will highly benefit from visiting:
Automotive components distributors
Distributors & agents of hollow glassware
Distributors & agents of hollow machinery parts
Distributors & suppliers of glass machinery & parts
Door, facade and window contractors
Door, gate and window manufacturers
Glass and metal contractors
Glass manufacturers, distributors & agents of hollow glassware, machinery & parts
Come to Windows, Doors & Facades Event and Gulf Glass. Have fun in Dubai!
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