Witnessing the participation of many exhibitors from Countries across the globe and many insightful workshops, The Big 5 Construct Nigeria ended on Thursday, 29th September 2022. With about 8,000 visitors, the event is one of the largest construction exhibitions in Nigeria.
Launched in 2019, The Big 5 Construct Nigeria has brought the construction community to Nigeria to facilitate business and networking opportunities at one time, in one place. The 3-day exhibition showcased global products, technology and innovation that will serve the rapidly growing economy driven by significant government investment. Running alongside the exhibition, a series of strategic and technical conferences and talks delivered direction and inspiration, preparing businesses for change, opportunity, and growth.
Various sessions were hosted by BIM Africa as part of the CPD-certified Industry Talks at the event.
Belinda Atiyio (ACIAT), a Senior Architect and BIM Consultant at ACCL, discussed BIM Implementation for AECO (Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Operations).
Otitooluwa Tubi, an Associate Director at James Cubitt Architects, presented on 3D Data capture: Use case in construction. He shared a case study of Busayin, one of the sites at the Osun Osogbo Grove, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
A panel session explored the dispute about technology displacing humans in construction. The panel was composed of Jamila Faniyi (Managing Director of M&E Kaiser Limited), Eseroghene Odusola-Stevenson (Lead Project Manager at Energobuilding), Seyi Kolawole (Head of Design at BlackCountry) and moderated by Oyinlola Osho (Community Coordinator at BIM Africa).
We appreciate all our resource persons and members who participated in the sessions.