Event Profile

The construction sector of Bangladesh is playing an increasingly vital role in the economy amid continued urbanization and an array of large infrastructure projects undertaken by the government. It is one of the 15 major sectors that contribute to the GDP. The sector posted 9.92% growth in 2017-18, up from 8.77% in the year 2017. The sector's share to the GDP increased to 7.50% in the last fiscal year. There is a lot of investment in the construction sector and it will go up further if the government works strategically. Bangladesh government has given a thrust on infrastructure development under a very good master plan. A lot of work is being done and at the same time, a lot of work has to be done.

RedCarpet365 Ltd is organizing 2nd Bangladesh Smart Construction Expo, to be held from 24 to 26 September 2020 at Int’l Convention City Bashundhara - ICCB, Dhaka – Bangladesh. This expo will focus on Construction Equipment & Building Material, Smart & Green Building, Architectural Design & Engineering, for a sustainable future. The concurrent exhibition is Bangladesh Smart City Expo & Conference, that will feature main aspects that needed to settle up a smart city, includes: Urban Planning, IoT, Smart Device, Sustainable Development, Cyber Security, Environment, Smart Payment, Smart Construction & Technology etc.

The value of the economic activities in construction sector was Tk 73,595 crore in the 2017-18. Around Some 3.43 million workers are now employed in the sector. There are about 4,000 construction firms in the country, of them, 100 construction companies have the capacity to execute projects even in foreign countries. Due to development of both urbanization and economic growth contributed to increase well-being, mainly in the greater urban areas and the NEXT STEP is to evolve SMART CONSTRUCTION EXPO.

Government leaders, city administrators, urban planners, architects, industry experts, NGO’s, other countries, ICT and other technology organizations, buildings, construction, energy, transportation, water industries, organizations - involved in improving city infrastructure relevant to creating smart and sustainable areas from Home & Abroad will participate at this mega exhibition.