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Why Visit?

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.
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.

Covering windows, doors, facades and glass at The Big 5 and specialised events:

230+

Confirmed exhibitors

23

Exhibiting countries

9

International pavilions

3

High-level summits

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.

2021 featured exhibitors

Your safety is our top priority

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.

Strategically curated learning and networking features

Engaging the region's most influential construction leaders.

Sharing insights into revolutionary construction technologies.

Inspiring the future of the facades industry.

Celebrating stand-out achievements and industry transformation.

Promoting diversity & inclusion to transform the construction industry.

Connecting construction technology providers and relevant buyers.

Showcasing the most innovative startups in the industry.

Featuring the most advanced smart home and building management systems.

Find the products you are looking for at WDF Event and Gulf Glass

ALUMINIUM COMPOSITE PANEL

ALUMINIUM COMPOSITE PANEL

DOORS

DOORS

MACHINERY, INSTALLATION & TOOLS

MACHINERY, INSTALLATION & TOOLS

WINDOWS

WINDOWS

GLASS PROCESSING & FINISHING

GLASS PROCESSING & FINISHING

GLASS PRODUCTION, PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY & MACHINERY

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:

  • Aluminum manufacturers
  • Architects
  • Automobile manufacturers
  • Automotive components distributors
  • Builders
  • Consultancy
  • Contractors
  • Dealers
  • Developers
  • 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
  • Engineers
  • Fabricators
  • Facade consultants
  • Facility managers
  • Furniture manufacturers
  • Glass and metal contractors
  • Glass manufacturers, distributors & agents of hollow glassware, machinery & parts
  • Glaziers
  • Interior designers
  • Investors
  • Project Managers
  • Property developers
  • Utensils manufacturers
  • Wholesalers
  • Window & facade builders
  • Window & facade installers

Come to Windows, Doors & Facades Event and Gulf Glass. Have fun in Dubai!

Invite your friends, colleagues and peers to join you at The Big 5 and enter the competition to win 2 VIP tickets – one for you + one for your friend.

The more people you invite, the bigger your chances to win!

Come to Windows, Doors & Facades Event and Gulf Glass. Have fun in Dubai!

Dubai offers offers a truly memorable experience to all visitors. Extend your stay and enjoy the sun, sea and sand whilst visiting the shows.

Plus, you can save up to 40% off on top tours and attractions in Dubai with the Dubai Pass from iVenture Card. The Dubai Pass combines the best attractions, tours, and experiences into one pre-paid attractions pass to save you time and money.

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