Yapex Building and Restoration Fair 2015

Yapex 2015 Building and Renovation Exhibition was realized with a great commercial success in Antalya between 18-21st November 2015. The exhibition has reached a net stand area of 8.542 m2 with 234 exhibitors that participated in the Show to present the new products, solutions and developements to the building & construction professionals who came from all around Turkey and some neighbouring countries.

72 % of the exhibitors of Yapex 2015 were the Turkish manufacturers in the building industry, 18 % were worldwide companies directly participated from foreign countries and/or represented in Turkey, 10% were Municipalities of the Union of Historical Towns concerning Restoration Showcase.

The building industry exhibited the brand new products and developments at Yapex Building Fair Design Technical Solutions Innovation Restoration

Yapex Building Exhibition is quite different from the other competing examples in the building sector with it’s wide range of products exhibited under the concept of “tourism architecture”. The Yapex Exhibition is much more colourful than the other building exhibitions in Turkey. Roofing, insulating, facading materials and systems, building chemicals, ceramic tiles, natural stones and marbles, floor coverings, hotel carpets and hotel furnitures, lighting systems and led lights, electrical equipment, wooden products and wooden building elements, swimming pool equipment and entertainment applications, air-conditioning systems, building operation systems, doors and door accessories and much more product groups were in Yapex Building Exhibition’s halls. Moreover the new materials and techniques for restoration works of cultural heritage were special fields of the Exhibition.

Yapex 2015 International Building and Restoration Fair was visited by 33.421 visitors from all around Turkey and some neighbouring countries.

The domestic visitors came from 41 different provinces of Turkey. In accordance with the questionnaire through the visitors;

  • 85% of the visitors of Yapex 2015 were professionals who actually and directly do business in the construction industry,
  • 75% of the trade visitors were decision-makers,
  • 91% of the trade visitors were all satisfied by wide product range of Yapex Building and Restoration Fair,

Accompanying events in Yapex Exhibitions..
Aside from the extensive product range exhibited by the exhibitors, Yapex Exhibitions 2015 also offered an interesting and rich accompanying programme to the trade visitors. A lot of accompanying events were realized in the meeting halls of Yapex Exhibitions 2015 concerning; restoration and cultural heritage, architecture & engineering, solar power use in hotels and product presentations as well. Moreover the Prize Ceremony of The Union of Historical Towns of Turkey was realized in Yapex Building and Restoration Fair 2015 with the participation of the Lord Mayors of the important Metropolitan Municipalities of Turkey.

International Business Council Unveils the 6th edition of Leaders in Architecture MENA 2016

International Business Council has announced that it will host the Leaders in Architecture MENA summit on the 25th and 26th of April 2016 in Dubai, UAE. Part of their signature Architecture and Design series, the summit is bringing together 150 industry leaders coming from the biggest architectural firms worldwide with worth $483.7bn of projects they are currently working with.

Guest speakers such as Mohamed Al Assam, Founder and Leader of Dewan Architects, Ibrahim Jaidah, CEO of Arab Engineering Bureau, Jo Palma, Principal & Design Director of Perkins+Will, will be of many others that will discuss wide range of topics – from understanding the market demands and specific needs of consumers, gaining a better understanding of local trends, challenges in the region, cultural diversity, and many others. Not only this summit will be a platform of connecting architects, interior designers, and consultants, it will also be a foundation of networking for solution providers with the exclusivity in category, one to one meetings, and prequalified attendance of attendees.

“Leaders in Architecture MENA Summit’s importance on a truly global scale cannot be disputed: not only the summit highlights the importance of the region on the international landscape by announcing and discussing the latest, most innovative and ambitious projects regionally and worldwide and attracting participation from across the globe, but it also now sets the business agendas of the CEO’s and executive offices of the architecture and developer companies worldwide as well as various country’s delegations and government representatives who are looking to strengthen their relationship in the region at the highest level as well as promote their businesses for future opportunities” mentioned Elena Jassim, CEO of International Business Council, the organizer of Leaders in Architecture MENA Summit.

About Leaders in Architecture MENA summit:
Leaders in Architecture MENA is dedicated to developing, celebrating and connecting architects, interior designers and senior decision makers from leading international architectural practices, contractors, developers, government officials, engineers and solution providers. Gathering the most senior industry professionals from across the world, the summit provides a unique opportunity to learn from and get inspired by leaders, luminaries, and legends from within and outside architecture, set future business plans and appreciate breathtaking and daring architecture. www.archmena.com