Meetings

Arena

A look to the future...

New networking formats

To promote new business opportunities and internationalisation

The 2017 Meetings Arena in pictures

+ 400 m2 dedicated to a business development platform

Barcelona Building Construmat 2017 presented an ambitious and innovative programme of activities with the main objective of developing new business models.

The internationalisation of the sector is one of the keys to meeting the challenges of the future.

This space encouraged direct contact with national and international professionals as well as providing an advisory service for internationalisation of companies.

2017 Meetings Arena, in detail

National and International Contract Forum

Wednesday, 24 May

Professionals from the fields of architecture and interior design, as well as entrepreneurs from all over the world, had the opportunity to showcase their work and their current vision of the sector, as well as discussing and planning future business.
Activity organised by the Association of Interior Designers of Catalonia (CODIC). 

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Investment Forum - Startups

Thursday, 25 May

Admission restricted to startups and investors

A business forum bringing together innovative startups in the construction sector seeking funding, and investors and investment funds.

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Investment Forum

Thursday, 25 May

Admission restricted to 2017 exhibitors

Presentation of unexecuted construction and engineering projects, to exhibitors, institutional investors, investment funds, Family Office and equity investors interested in real estate. Promoters, construction companies, architecture and engineering studios were be able to present their projects.

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Brokerage

Tuesday, 23 May

The Brokerage Event is a business meeting with a format of B2B meetings lasting 30 minutes with the aim of helping businesses and professionals to find national and international business partners in the construction sector.

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Job Market Place

Friday, 26 May

A recruiting and networking event featuring job offers in all areas of the construction industry.

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Advice on internationalisation

23-26 May

An exclusive service consisting of 45-minute meetings with specialist consultants. Companies interested in internationalizing their business were be able to receive advice.

Organized by: ICEX

Latin American – European Forum of construction industry chambers

23-26 May

The show had a meeting point for representatives from construction industry chambers from 20 Latin American and European countries.

Press corner

23-26 May

In the Press Corner you could view and purchase the main national and international journals about construction, architecture, materials and other issues related to the sector. We were supported by specialised press from our Official and Supporting Media Partners.

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Coworking Space

23-26 May

Throughout the show, people had a space available to help them maintain their normal business activities. The Coworking Space was used for working and also to establish new contacts with other construction professionals.

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La Capell Library

23-26 May

A space in charge of this specialized library that, with a bibliographic archive of over 10,000 national and international titles on architecture, urban planning, interior design, construction, art and design, has become an icon of Barcelona.

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Interviews with Commercial Agents

23-26 May

Admission restricted to exhibitors

Exhibitors looking for sales representatives, in order to boost sales, could use time at the show to meet and interview qualified professionals with experience in the construction sector.

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Employment Forum

23–26 May

An area with employment offers for sector professionals, technicians, and construction workers. In addition the space had a service for recording your CV.

Organized by SJ

Barcelona Building Construmat is organized in 4 Arenas:

Industry

Arena

Main exhibition space representing the sector's entire value chain.

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Future

Arena

A dynamic and experiential format where visitors can access the sector's main international advances.

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Talks

Arena

A discussion forum for understanding the future as an opportunity for growth

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Arena

New networking formats to promote new business opportunities and internationalisation.

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