On its 24th year, the Philippine World Building and Construction Expo, or simply WORLDBEX 2019, is setting the benchmarks higher with groundbreaking trade presentation. Armed with the grit to usher in “A World Built Bolder”, this year’s show pays tribute to industry leaders who have boldly dedicated their craft in improving communities throughout the country.
To officially open the highly-anticipated expo, a grand opening ceremony’was held at the venue lobby. ln attendance during the program were representatives of guests of honor DPWH Secretary Mark Villar, DTl Undersecretary Rowel Barba and HLURB CEO Atty. Lloyd Christopher Lao together with Worldbex Services lnternationai’s (WSI) Founding Chairman Joseph Ang, Co-Founder Levi Ang, Executive Director Arch. Francbco Flamelio in, Managing Director Jill Ang, and Directors Rene Ramos and Tessie Roque. ‘
Bringing together only the finest and most influential players in the field from architects, engineers, interior designers and key decision makers to construction companies, design-firms, manufacturers, and stakeholders this year’s WORUSBEX presses on with its mission to contribute to the continuous development of the industry. With this, visitors can definitely expect a wide range of features and event highlights that are all aimed at improving the quality of life of Filipino communities.
Dynamic displays and intensified global reach ‘
Simultaneously held at the World Trade Center and the SMX Convention Center, this year’s shotvboasts of a 33,000 sqm exhibition space that houses the widest array of construction and design products as well as services from over 700 local and international exhibitors. To be exact, there are 1,500 booths along with various associations and embassies that are present at this year’s WORLDBEX. Furthermore, as WORLDBEX continues to strengthen its ties between the local and international sector, 16 countries are participating in this year‘s show are China, lndia, Czech Republic, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Malaysia, Thailand, Spain, Denmark, italy, Singapore, Vietnam, Taiwan, and the US. Indeed, WORLDBEX emerges as a prime venue for industry professionals and investors alike who are seeking to expand their B2B opportunities on a domestic and international scale.