PHNOM PENH – Cambodia’s biggest international building, construction and M&E exhibition and the Cambodia Architects Forum 2018 is officially opened by His Excellency Pheoung Sophean, Secretary of State, Ministry of Land, Urban Planning and Construction at the Diamond Island Exhibition Centre, Phnom Penh. The Expo and Forum is expected to be attended by over 10,000 visitors and delegates from 12 to 14 September 2018 at the Diamond Island Exhibition Centre (Koh Pich).
H.E. Pheoung Sophean who is also the General Secretary of the Board of Architects, Cambodia, highlighted that the Kingdom will adopt the SMART CITY concept for future development.
The Exhibition and the Forum, themed ““Innovative Green Design & Planning for Smart City”, will enable architects, designers and developers to better understand the concept of SMART CITY through the latest smart technologies and products on display.
Over 350 international companies and brands from 23 countries are participating in CAMBUILD 2018, together with its co-located events CAMENERGY 18, CIVAR’18, CAMSECURITY’18, and CAMWATER’18. Hundreds of new products including building and construction material and equipment, security and fire equipment, electrical and solar supplies, air conditioning equipment and water treatment equipment are displayed.
“We encourage everyone to visit CAMBUILD 2018 exhibition as you can see not only building and construction supplies, but also many related products that will be used for homes, offices, factories, hotels and commercial buildings,” according to Andrew Siow, Director of AMB Tarsus Events Group. He added that the Expo which occupy all 4 halls at the Exhibition Centre is an opportunity not to be missed to see everything under one roof and meet industry experts.
The 2nd Cambodia Architects Forum, organised by the Board of Architects, Cambodia, will see over 200 architects attending the one-day Forum discussing topics such as smart city and green innovations in buildings. The keynote is presented by H.E. Pheoung Sophean and a SPECIAL PAPER titled “Designing & Planning Smart City: 7 Pilot Projects Of Thailand Smart City – Clean Energy” is presented by MS Amornrut Det-Udomsap, Committee of Thai Green Building Institute.
“This Expo is set to be CAMBUILD’s biggest edition yet as more than 350 exhibitors and international brands from 23 countries and regions including China, Italy, Japan, Korea, Germany, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore and Vietnam will be showcasing their latest products and services, to meet the growing demands of the Kingdom’s building and construction industry. Professionals and visitors will have the opportunity to source for products on special offers and have a first look at the numerous technology and materials on display as many will be introduced for the first time,” said Mr Andrew Siow.
Sponsors of CAMBUILD 2018 include Phnom Penh Precast Plants, Thai Seng Trading, Lim Hiepkheang, Round Scaffolding, Daikin Malaysia, Kampot Cement, Home Master Group Supply, P.K Light Block, Residence Bedding & Furniture, Rieckermann (Cambodia) Mitsui Bussan Metals, Blue Media, CL Waterware, Dahua Technology, Loxu Digital., Ltd, ZKTeco Co., Ltd, GES Cambodian, Mood Lighting, Smart-Acon Trading, Tai Sin Electric Limited, and Orkide Villa 2.
CAMBUILD 18 is supported by the Board of Architects, Cambodia, and the Ministry of Commerce. It is organised by AMB Tarsus Events Group, one of the leading trade show organisers in Asia.