• FM EXPO welcomes industry heavyweight Imdaad as Strategic Content Partner.
  • Imdaad will present the Imdaad Work Series and speak at the Middle East Waste & Recycling Summit from 23 -25 September 2018 at Dubai World Trade Centre.

Facilities management heavyweight Imdaad have confirmed to extend their long-standing partnership with FM EXPO, announce event organizers dmg events.

Jamal Abdulla Lootah, CEO of Imdaad comments on what it means to be at FM EXPO:

We are committed towards the promotion of facilities management business in the region and to advance the sector through various initiatives. More than showcasing the latest innovations at FM EXPO, we look forward to presenting the Imdaad Work Series to help guide the Middle East’s FM community into the next stage of growth and development.

Jamal Abdulla Lootah, CEO of Imdaad
Jamal Abdulla Lootah, CEO of Imdaad

Established in 2007, Imdaad offers integrated and sustainable facilities management services that enhance operational efficiencies of physical assets across the GCC region.

Nathan Waugh, Portfolio Director for FM EXPO
Nathan Waugh, Portfolio Director for FM EXPO

Nathan Waugh, Portfolio Director for FM EXPO comments:

“Welcoming key event partners such as Imdaad back year after year is a true testament to the strength of the region’s Facilities Management sector. On top of that, the role of Strategic Content Partner, and the educational sessions that accompany that title, further highlights the desire of the FM industry in the GCC to respond positively to a developing and maturing market.”

As ‘Official Strategic Content Partner’ the Dubai-based group of companies will host a CPD accredited education theatre, the Imdaad Work Series, at their stand throughout FM EXPO -with sessions running from 12pm daily.

Further emphasizing their place as one of the key industry thought leaders in the region, organisers announce that Imdaad will also feature on the agenda for this year’s Middle East Waste and Recycling Summit.

FM EXPO will run from 23 – 25 September 2018 at Dubai World Trade Centre, with the Middle East Waste and Recycling Summit taking place from 11AM – 7PM on the final day.

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About The Big 5

The Big 5 is the construction event providing leading-edge innovation, knowledge, and business opportunities for industry players around the world to connect, grow, and succeed.

Taking place annually in Dubai since 1979, the event has launched hundreds of thousands of products boosting the expansion of emerging markets. It has facilitated partnerships, advanced knowledge and industry best practices, while serving as the gateway for international companies to access the Middle East, Africa and South Asia regions.

The Big 5 covers the full construction cycle; not only does it showcase products across dedicated sectors, it also runs alongside nine specialised events enabling industry professionals to source building solutions from around the globe for every stage of the construction projects: The Big 5 Heavy, Middle East Concrete, Windows, Doors & Facades Event, Gulf Glass, HVAC R Expo, The Big 5 Solar, Middle East Stone, the Urban Design & Landscape Expo, and FM Expo.

The event includes high-level summits, practical seminars, CPD-certified workshops, and The Big 5 Impact Awards to foster collaboration, support best practices, and provide effective solutions to today’s industry challenges.

The Big 5 is organised by dmg events and is free to attend for all pre-registered visitors. 


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About dmg events

dmg events is a leading organiser of face-to-face events and a publisher of trade magazines.

We aim to keep businesses informed and connect them with relevant communities to create vibrant marketplaces and to accelerate their business through face-to-face events.

dmg events organises more than 80 events across 25 countries, attracting over 425,000 attendees and delegates every year. The company’s portfolio of products includes many industry-leading events in the energy, construction, hospitality & design, coatings and transportation sectors. ADIPEC, The Big 5, Gastech, EGYPS, The Hotel Show and INDEX are the company’s flagship events. For more information visit

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DMGT manages a portfolio of companies that provide businesses and consumers with compelling information, analysis, insight, events, news and entertainment. The Group takes a long-term approach to investment and has market-leading positions in consumer media, insurance risk, property information, education technology, energy information and events & exhibitions. In total, DMGT generates revenues of around £1 billion.