For construction professionals looking to stay up-to-date with the latest trends, technologies, and practices in the industry, WORLDBEX is a must-attend event. Held annually in the Philippines, this world-class trade show brings together local and international exhibitors and visitors to showcase and explore the latest developments in the building and construction sector. With a diverse range of exhibits, seminars, and workshops, WORLDBEX provides a unique opportunity for construction professionals to network, learn, and grow their businesses. Whether you’re an architect, engineer, contractor, designer, or supplier, WORLDBEX has something to offer you.
In this article, let’s take a look at the event highlights of the 2023 Philippine World Building and Construction Exposition.
WORLDBEX 2023: Six Event Highlights
WORLDBEX, which was the biggest and longest-running construction trade show in the Philippines, provided an exceptional platform that offered a broad range of exhibits, seminars, workshops, and competitions. These opportunities expanded attendees’ knowledge and skills in the field. Whether attendees were looking to network with industry leaders, discover cutting-edge products and services, or gain insights from renowned speakers, WORLDBEX had something to offer during their event.
Here are six activities at WORLDBEX 2023 that were definitely the highlight of the event that happened last March 16 to 19, 2023, at the World Trade Center Manila and the SMX Convention Center Manila:
PROJÉTO DESIGN COMPETITION
Grand Winner of Projeto Ideas and Design Competition – CADRE ARKITEKTURA with their design entry BAY SINUG | Source: WorldBex Facebook Page
The interschool architectural and design competition of the previous year focused on addressing the country’s current design challenges by proposing solutions and presenting scale models. The theme for the competition was “The Athenaeum: Conceptualizing a State-of-the-Art Public Library Using Parametric Design.”
A set of webinars was conducted in the past that covered the most recent trends, innovations, and effective techniques in construction, urban planning, interior design, project management, infrastructure, and the industry’s future.
PHILIPPINE GARDEN FESTIVAL
Landscape Project by L.Ar. Zayra Bulawan | Source: WorldBex Facebook Page
The latest attraction at WORLDBEX 2023, which was in partnership with LACISAP, showcased stunning local-inspired landscape architecture in the form of special vignettes at the SMX Convention Center and the World Trade Center in Metro Manila. Visitors could marvel at the lush and vibrant displays, which were a highlight of the event.
WORLDBEX Lab | Souce: WORLDBEX
The exhibition’s unique setup encapsulated the latest and most groundbreaking projects in the construction, building, and design industry. The exhibition grounds featured a meticulous selection process that carefully curated products from thousands of entries in the past.
WORLDBEX Wired was a state-of-the-art online virtual experience that catered to the needs of both local and international audiences in a virtual setting. By offering a cutting-edge platform for information updates and exchanges in the past, WORLDBEX Wired promised to revolutionize the industry and provide numerous benefits to those involved.
CITY OF TOMORROW
At the event, a walkthrough gallery showcased the latest projects from architectural firms, complete with their corresponding scale models.
WORLDBEX has established itself as a leading platform for the construction, building, and design industry in the Philippines and beyond. With over two decades of experience in organizing successful trade shows and exhibitions, Worldbex Services International has consistently exceeded expectations in delivering world-class events that bring together industry professionals, innovators, and enthusiasts from all over the world. From the impressive displays of landscape architecture to the interactive walkthrough gallery showcasing the latest projects, WORLDBEX offers an immersive and unforgettable experience for all attendees. Whether in person or through the innovative WORLDBEX Wired platform, this event continues to provide a valuable platform for knowledge-sharing, networking, and business opportunities that drive progress and inspire new ideas in the industry.
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• “WORLDBEX | Philippine World Building and Construction Exposition.” Worldbex.com, worldbex.com/about/.