The 32nd edition of Modef Expo, an international trade fair of furniture and decoration, will be held on an extended floor space this month (November 4 to 8) in Turkey.

Project Qatar will return next year with an extended portfolio that promises to provide major networking opportunities for exhibitors.

Steelfab 2015 is hoping to cash in on the growing optimism in the regional construction industry when it gets rolling in Sharjah, UAE, in January (26 to 29) next year.

BAU, a leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems, will put together key themes such as intelligent urbanisation and energy and resource efficiency, at its next year’s edition to be held between January 19 and 24 at the Messe München exhibition centre in Munich, Germany.

Decofair 2014 is expected to have the largest exhibitor presence on record when it gets under way this month (November 10 to 13) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

A specialised conference designed to explore advanced building insulation materials, techniques and processes, will take place next month (December 10 to 11) in Qatar.

Gulfex highlights twisted profile Gulf Extrusions (Gulfex), a leading manufacturer of extruded aluminium products, said its ‘twisted profile’ was a key highlight at this year’s Aluminium 2014, which was held last month (October 7 to 9) in Dusseldorf, Germany.

The city of Lyon, France, will be opening its doors this month (November) to this year’s edition of the Piscine Global, a biennial event that brings manufacturers and distributors of pools and spas from all across the world.

Fifty per cent of the exhibition space has already been booked for Eurasia Rail, which is preparing to open its doors early next year (March 5 to 7) in Istanbul, Turkey.

Saudi Build 2014 will gather construction heavyweights from across the world this month (November 10 to 13) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to showcase their cutting-edge technologies and network among industry peers.

Building on the success of its debut edition last year, the Arabian Tunnelling Conference will be held next month (December 9 and 10) in Abu Dhabi, UAE, under the theme ‘Managing Sustainable Tunnels’.