Construction Technology ConFex (CTF) | Sponsors 2023

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Sponsors 2023

Strategic sponsor

Procore is a leading provider of construction management software. Over 1 million projects and more than $750bn in construction volume have run on Procore’s platform.

Our platform connects every project stakeholder to solutions we’ve built specifically for the construction industry—for the owner, the main contractor, and the subcontractor. Procore’s App Marketplace has a multitude of partner solutions that integrate seamlessly with our platform, giving construction professionals the freedom to connect with what works best for them.

Headquartered in Carpinteria, California, Procore has offices around the globe, including Dubai, Paris, London, Sydney, and more. Learn more at Procore.com.



Digital Design Sponsor

Khatib & Alami (K&A) is an international multidisciplinary consultancy composed of architects, engineers, planners, technologists, and other project specialists. With 6,000 people in over 30 locations, K&A has vast experience working at the forefront of fast-changing urban environments and a deep understanding of delivering major complex projects within agreed timeframes and budgets.

We fuse engineering with technology, meaning our digital services inform our approach to smart digital design. We integrate technologies and platforms like BIM, IoT, and digital twins to enable improved visualization, analysis, and decision-making. Our digital specialists combine leading technical expertise with market knowledge to offer outstanding solutions to our clients.



Smart City Partner

We’re AtkinsRéalis, a world-leading design, engineering and project management organization. We connect people, data and technology to transform the world’s infrastructure and energy systems. Together, with our industry partners and clients, and our global team of consultants, designers, engineers and project managers, we can change the world.



Thought Leadership Sponsor

Established in 1951, EllisDon has grown into one of Canada’s leading companies delivering some of the largest and most complex construction projects across the country. The experienced gained in design, construction, financing, operating and maintaining those projects has continued to attract many international clients to seek the consultancy’s expertise in delivering the same level of quality, cost and efficiency. For the past five years, EllisDon has been named by the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business as one of the 50 Best Employers In Canada. The National Post also named EllisDon as one of the 50 Best Managed Companies In Canada.

EllisDon began operating in the Middle East in 2004 and to date has been responsible for delivering over $7 billion worth of projects. Having established ourselves as a key player in Qatar, UAE, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Afghanistan, combined with our core values - trust, entrepreneurial enthusiasm, complete openness, mutual accountability, integrity and mutual respect - we’re using this expertise to overcome new challenges.

As an employee-owned company delivering construction expertise and cradle-to-grave services to clients around the globe, EllisDon is well-positioned to complete over $4.5 billion in new construction work annually, employing approximately 5,000 people who reinforce a renowned presence throughout North America. For over 71 years, EllisDon has distinguished itself through innovative people that lead to innovative practices. A leader in the development of some of the most exciting projects in the world, we accentuate the need to innovate and continuously improve. This approach is how we maintain our industry leadership while providing the best possible service to our clients. Attention to the needs of our clients, combined with a clear understanding of how they operate, is central to how we do business. Our goal is not just to meet our client's needs, but to exceed them at every level.

Industry Sponsor

Driven by transformative digital technologies and trends, RIB is committed to propelling the industry forward and making engineering and construction more efficient and sustainable.

Throughout its 60-year history, the business has expanded its global footprint to incorporate more than 550,000 users and 2,600 talents, with the vision of transforming the operation into a worldwide powerhouse and providing innovative software solutions to its core markets – while placing its people at the heart of everything it does.

Managing the entire project lifecycle, from planning and construction, to operation and maintenance, the development of RIB’s portfolio of software solutions is driven by industry expertise, best practice and a passion to remain at the cutting edge of technology.

Ultimately, it aims to connect people, processes and data in innovative ways to ensure its customers always complete projects within budget, on time and to high quality, while reducing their carbon footprints.

RIB Software is a proud Schneider Electric company.

For further information please visit www.ribccs.com.

SoftwareOne is a leading global technology provider. It empowers AEC firms to digitally transform their businesses with MTWO -- the world’s first 5D BIM construction cloud platform. MTWO connects all project stakeholders, processes, and data in one integrated platform, providing unparalleled collaboration and efficiency and boosting productivity up to 30%. The robust solution is highly configurable with 100+modules that address every phase of the building lifecycle and an open API that seamlessly integrates with other business critical solutions. MTWO helps businesses lay a sustainable, long-term digital foundation, while winning work, increasing efficiencies, mitigating risk, and reducing their environmental impact.

Autodesk Construction Cloud connects workflows, teams and data at every stage of construction to reduce risk, maximize efficiency, and increase profits. With radically simple, purpose-built tools for all stakeholders, we’re empowering everyone to collaborate securely from a single source of truth throughout the construction lifecycle. Autodesk Construction Cloud’s extensive integration ecosystem further enables teams to easily automate workflows and eliminate data silos. The breadth of our portfolio, depth of our capabilities and seamless connectivity unite office and field teams from design through planning, construction, and operations, and usher in a new era of connected construction.

At Autodesk, the team behind Autodesk Construction Cloud is proudly dedicated to developing and delivering products that help construction teams meet the world’s rapidly expanding building and infrastructure needs, while making construction more predictable, safe and sustainable. A better way to build, together.

Drone Reality Capture-based Digital Twin Platform for Construction Job Sites

Angelswing innovates how construction job sites work with realistic site monitoring, quick and accurate survey, and intuitive equipment planning and simulation.

The fully automated data processing lets users visualize their job sites by simply uploading data to the platform. The CAD overlay feature enables powerful job site management and highly accurate stockpile measurement tools allow productive and safer surveys. The equipment planning and simulation feature helps users plan and coordinate their daily work in a more effective and intuitive way.

Europe-based Thinkproject is a leading construction and engineering SaaS provider. Turning intelligence from data and industry experts into an advantage for customers, it is at the forefront of the digitalisation and transformation of the AECO industry. With over 700 employees worldwide, Thinkproject provides digital solutions enabling the management of asset lifecycles to 3,250 customers and more than 300,000 users in over 60 countries.

SIGNAX is a global IT company with offices in Dubai (UAE) and Boston (USA). The company unites true professionals in construction, clearly understands what the industry needs today and makes the innovations for the future. SIGNAX main goal is to bring the power of digital technologies and BIM to the construction site increasing its efficiency.

SIGNAX has 15+ implementations in Real Estate and industrial projects, more than 50 iconic buildings and 3000000 total sq.m. that were built with use of SIGNAX solutions.

SIGNAX knows how digital construction really looks like. The success of our customers is main priority for us.

Tenderd is a groundbreaking AI analytics platform optimizing fleet operations and environmental sustainability. By harnessing the power of IoT sensors, it empowers businesses to efficiently manage assets, track core equipment utilization, and receive personalized recommendations, leading to remarkable productivity gains and efficiency improvements. Renowned organizations across diverse sectors, including, construction, logistics, infrastructure, and energy, rely on Tenderd’s expertise to streamline operations and reduce CO2 emissions. Discover the transformative capabilities of Tenderd as it paves the way for optimized operations, reduced environmental impact, and a more sustainable future.



Conference Sponsor

Aksa Power Generation manufactures gasoline, diesel, natural gas and marine generating sets range between 1 kVA to 3.125 kVA as well as lighting towers and generator hardware. The company has three manufacturing facilities in Türkiye, China, the USA and two trade centres in the Netherlands and the UAE and has become a leader and pioneer within the industry. Aksa Power Generation aims to rank among the top three global manufacturers by 2025.

Aksa Power Generation, with its experience of more than 30 years, is working non-stop to continue its production in 176 countries of the world. It also provides uninterrupted services through its 24/7 service guarantee with 24 offices worldwide.

Saudi Zaas Construction Company \was established in 2005 previously known as Zaas Cont. Inc. established in 1987 at Riyadh Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with the objective of providing complete contracting packages including supply of materials fabricate and construct projects such as industrial, residential, commercial building, shopping mall, mosque, school, stores, complete cow dairy facilities etc.

Saudi Zaas Construction Company has proven reliability in fulfilling its commitment towards the clients in both private and public sectors. The company also has a good experience in installation of siporex & pre-cast works. Our outstanding achievement has reached through the relentless effort exerted by these highly qualified work forces who are continuing to provide our clients with top quality services. Keeping high quality standard is Saudi Zaas Construction Company prime goal

Bentley Systems Bentley Systems (Nasdaq: BSY) is the infrastructure engineering software company. We provide innovative software to advance the world’s infrastructure ñ sustaining both the global economy and environment. Our industry leading software solutions are used by professionals, and organizations of every size, for the design, construction, and operations of roads and bridges, rail and transit, water and wastewater, public works and utilities, buildings and campuses, mining, and industrial facilities. Our offerings, powered by the iTwin Platform for infrastructure digital twins, include MicroStation and Bentley Open applications for modeling and simulation, Seequent’s software for geoprofessionals, and Bentley Infrastructure Cloud encompassing ProjectWise for project delivery, SYNCHRO for construction management, and AssetWise for asset operations. Bentley Systems' 5,000 colleagues generate annual revenues of more than $1 billion in 194 countries.

WakeCap was founded in 2017 to answer job site digitization challenges using emerging technologies. WakeCap’s innovation focused on the development of a non-intrusive technology that could be implemented to existing job site operations to create a turnkey solution that adds value to operational excellence.

WakeCap Technology enables an IoT based site solution designed to improve safety, efficiency and productivity on construction sites, manufacturing facilities, oil and gas operations and mining sites - even if they’re underground. We enable a site network of integrated sensors to connect the job site with a proprietary, patented wireless mesh network technology to provide an in-depth understanding of all site activity.

Omran tech galvanized one of the leading factory in the lightweight steel construction system and it has a high construction speed comparing with classical systems.

Pre-engineering allows omran tech to be managed of the process up to construction site and it gives much better quality and faster. Omran tech, it has a production facilities that equips with the latest technology, where we located with offices in Saudi Arabia, Riyadh and eastern providence as well as Alula near future and near Neom as well. Also Bahrain will in the near future. produces lightweight steel construction systems in a very short of time, dispatches it to the construction site field and provides great saving on time. Pre-engineered building system gives extra benefits for customers and greatly of mismatches and defects in the application area and accelerates the installation of lightweight steel constructions. Lightweight steel construction system is a huge advantage especially in areas where the construction season is very short where we have applied that in buolivard of Riyadh city that was required very short construction time reduces the cost of total investment by eliminating also unnecessary labor and construction site costs.

Value Addition specializes in system conceptual design, supply, installation, commissioning and maintenance. Our systems include hot water system, steam boilers, thermal oil heaters, solar heating, photovoltaic systems, oil/ gas fired condensing boilers, vapor absorption chillers, high power LED lighting, piping, hydronic valves, commercial & industrial burners, chimney, under floor heating and cooling.

Having established in the year 1997, we are one of the experienced leading solutions providers to industries, hospitality, hospitals, residences, institutions, malls, leisure etc.

With high level of engineering knowledge, coupled with rich experience, we are able to provide optimized and versatile solutions.

Nomitech or New Open Mind Technologies is a leading software company providing highly innovative and advanced cost estimating software systems for project owners, contractors, engineers and designers. CostOS BIM Estimating delivers true value engineering on project decisions and support. CostOS is specifically designed for companies that want to increase their competitiveness by responding to modern estimating challenges more quickly, with less effort, more accuracy, less risk, and with an increased level of confidence.

Drykos is the first Italian company to carry out research and produce crystallizing waterproofing products on the national territory. Drykos develops cutting-edge solutions to waterproofs both residential and industrial buildings and infrastructures, integrating them into systems that give concrete durability and permanent protection against chemical attacks.

Drykos integrates the organization and professionalism of Supershield Italia, established in 2012, former leader in solutions for waterproofing concrete structures in Italy.

Drykos is based in Rome and Milan and its operational and industrial activities are in Tarantasca (CN). Drykos is present in Europe, Africa, the Middle East and South America.

Xpedeon is a powerful and flexible ERP suite designed to provide comprehensive digital transformation solutions for the Engineering and Construction industry across the globe.

With an impeccable record of more than 25 years of industry experience across the UK, Middle East and South Asia, Xpedeon has helped businesses to scale up efficiency, increase profitability, and maximize margins in today’s dynamic business environment.

Xpedeon’s customer base is spread across 6 geographies – India, UK, UAE, Saudi, Oman & Ireland.

Key features include project management, budgeting & costing, contract management, procurement, inventory & vendor management, compliance tracking, subcontractor management, accounting integration, plant & equipment management, asset management, production planning, business intelligence & reporting, HR & Payroll.

ProjectPro is an all-in-one comprehensive solution for the construction industry powered by Microsoft Dynamics Business Central. It has been helping Construction and Project Based companies manage their business for over 20+ years globally.

This world-class construction software is fully certified by Microsoft and integrates with other Microsoft products such as Office365, Power Apps, and Power BI.

In addition, it handles all your complex business needs around Job Quoting and Proposals, Job Material Planning, Job Purchasing and Procurement, Subcontract Management, Progress Billings & Field Service along with many other features.

Arquiconsult is a top International consultancy, in 9 global offices, including Saudi Arabia, with more than 350+ Certified Consultants.

We are a Microsoft GOLD Partner and in the President’s Club of Microsoft, which represents Microsoft’s top 5% of Partners

We perform Business & Digital Transformations, and provide ‘Business Focused’ Solutions Utilizing Microsoft: ERP, CRM, Reporting & Analytics, Modern Workplace, and Clouding.

We also provide vertical solutions for industries, such as Construction, Waste Mgmt, Retail, Transportation, Production, Printing.



Exhibitor

ZWSOFT aims to provide reliable all-in-one CAx (CAD/CAE/CAM) solutions for designers and engineers worldwide and enables them to streamline complex design workflows at a reasonable price.

Since ZWSOFT’s inception in 1998, over 1,400,000 customers from over 90 countries have chosen our products to solve their design challenges. Among the list are the world’s most innovative companies across various industries, including Saint-Gobain, LG, and Ericsson.

ZWCAD is a reliable CAD software fully compatible with DWG® format. It empowers designers and engineers to get their work done faster and more efficiently with a seamless design experience at zero learning cost.

Established in 1984, the company has 180.000 m2/year tiles and slabs capacity and 100.000 tons/year of overall 6 quarries.

Born in the Gulf, Onsite is uniquely positioned to cater to local Construction Management needs.

We specialize in Cloud-Based Construction-specific Management Software with a focus on streamlining processes. In addition to our Document, Communication, and Quality Management solutions, the Onsite team, composed of construction management experts, advises project stakeholders on process improvement to enable full Digital Transformation and enhance efficiency.

Trusted by leading developers, consultants, contractors, and subcontractors in the GCC, Onsite addresses longstanding issues associated with legacy solutions that have dominated the market for over two decades.

Headquartered in Dubai, with offices in Riyadh, Cairo, Johannesburg, London, Seattle, and New Jersey, and a network of worldwide representatives, Onsite is your partner for modernizing construction management.

GFT is a group of construction technology experts who bring the most advanced construction software and services in the Middle East. With over 15 years of experience.

GFT began in 2005 to support construction industry to enable our clients to increase their productivity, performance, profitability, and control over their projects. We have served over 600 companies in the Middle East and Africa with our products and services.

Our Systems :

  • Plan Swift: Measurements Takeoff Software.
  • ZWCAD: Faster – Smarter CAD software.
  • BIDBOW: Cost Estimate Software.
  • INAXUS: Document Management system
  • OpenSpace: 360 Project Management system

BIM Services

  • BIM training ( Revit – Bentley – Tekla)
  • BIM project Execution.

PlanRadar is an award-winning, digital SaaS field management platform for documentation, task management and communication in construction and real estate projects. The platform operates across the globe, currently in over 65 markets. PlanRadar digitises all daily processes and communication across real estate and construction. The platform connects all project stakeholders and provides real-time access to valuable project data, enabling teams to increase quality, cut costs and realise work faster. The easy-to- use platform adds value to every person involved in a building’s lifecycle, from contractors and engineers to property managers and owners, with flexible capabilities for all company sizes and processes.

Today, over 120,000 professionals are using PlanRadar to track, connect and solve issues on- and off-site. PlanRadar is currently available in 20 languages, and can be used across all IOS, Windows and Android devices.

MyGate was started in Bengaluru, India in 2016 by former Indian Air Force pilot Vijay Arisetty, Shreyans Daga and Abhishek Kumar to address efficiency and security gaps at the gates of communities.

The simplicity of this innovative app - and its positive impact on residents, managing committee members, guards and the overall community - led to strong organic adoption in many Indian metros. From here, MyGate has built on its original idea to create the most comprehensive solution, impacting every aspect of community living.

WhiteHelmet is a Saudi company. Provides a platform that enables project owners, engineers, and construction companies to manage and monitor the construction operations remotely, document all the construction stages, and inspect the construction sites from anywhere and at any time in addition to many digital features for smart construction management.

AI Clearing facilitates increased productivity and higher profits by integrating Artificial Intelligence into the construction industry. Our product utilizes AI and advanced GIS analytics to enable fully automated construction progress tracking. We provide near-real-time quality control, ensuring schedule and budget compliance, and supporting health & safety standards. The software provides diverse analysis capabilities, enabling clash detection and mitigating potential litigation risks on unlimited area. AI Clearing's solution has been widely adopted by industry leaders across the US, Canada, Europe, and the Middle East.



Start up Sponsor

Equiptal is a technology-driven heavy equipment marketplace and fleet management solution. We connect you with a vast network of equipment suppliers supported by our telematics technology which optimises your operations, reduce downtime, and increase productivity.

At Pulse, we deploy cutting-edge, patented sensors, that contribute to sustainable construction practices, by gathering insightful structural health data for timely and cost-effective interventions

Our locally manufactured sensors enable ongoing monitoring and proactive maintenance, extending the asset lifespan and substantially reducing lifecycle costs. This allows asset owners to make more responsible resource utilization choices, contributing to a more sustainable built environment.

Pulse is the Fitbit of Civil Structures.



Media Partner

With over 23 years of experience, Plant & Equipment has deep knowledge and provides valuable marketing services for heavy equipment, trucks, and spare parts industries via our magazine and website.

The momentous evolution in our online traffic, strengthens the position of our website being the leading destination for classifieds, industry news, upcoming exhibitions & auctions. Our goal is to enhance visibility for dealers to help sell listings online to emerging markets including Africa, Asia, and the Middle East.

Construction Review is a leading global construction portal in Africa with over 50,000 website visitors a week drawn from all sectors of the building and construction industry.

We boast a bi-monthly print publication and a daily e-newsletter sent out to over 50,000 subscribers.

Reaching the building and construction industry has never been easier.

Landscape Middle East Magazine is a monthly magazine publication dedicated to the landscaping industry within the Middle East region. Established in June 2007, our distribution network encompasses professionals across key regions, including the UAE, KSA, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Jordan, and Egypt.

Landscape Magazine was the first Landscape specialist publication in the region, and over the years, has firmly established a respected and authoritative platform for the industry. Our pages showcase global and local landscape installations, products, and services to influential professionals and pivotal decision-makers shaping the region's real estate and construction sector.

Ventures ONSITE, a product by Ventures Middle East, has been a market leader in tracking construction projects across the MEA region for over 20 years. The platform offers comprehensive and accurate information on completed, on-going and future construction projects.

Selecting the right projects to transform your sales pipeline has never been easier, explore projects, countries and industries at the click of a button.

The Digital Construction Hub is the industry resource for AEC professionals who are advancing the adoption and use of digital technologies and construction 4.0. It’s a platform for thought leadership, industry insights, articles and intelligence reports, live events and webcasts. DC Hub aims to provide practical, use-case-based advice and create a space for discussion, debate, knowledge-sharing and networking.

World Business Outlook is a Singapore-based business magazine. The website delivers all the latest global financial news and the latest insights, market views and industry talk from across the sectors. The magazine pages adorn the most innovative companies in its sector and opinions from the world's top business leaders. We get, on an average, over 50K unique visitors every month. We have over 39k followers on Facebook, 29K followers on Linkedin, over 25K followers on Youtube and 5,930 followers on Twitter.

Inking Stories That Matter Today And Even More Tomorrow

The Global Hues is a monthly business magazine that celebrates the experiences of successful & ambitious Entrepreneurs, Founders, CEOs, Directors, and Decision Makers across the globe.

TGH takes pride in delivering relevant information ranging from Business, Education, Health, and Money to Technology, Women, Lifestyle, and Entertainment.

TGH does not restrict itself to just a grandiose title; it delves deeper into the stories of business tycoons and fosters excellence within the business community.

Welcome to DXTALKS, the Digital Leaders Platform for Events & Media Partnerships. In 2020, our platform was founded by Rudy Shoushany (Speaker, Mentor, Top 50 Global Thought Leaders Governance and Top 100 Thought Leaders on Digital transformation), and it has been continuously growing and expanding to include multiple live talk shows, trainings, events and more.

International Business Magazine is a UAE-based company with a subscriber base of more than 50,000 that includes investors, C-suite employees, key stakeholders, policymakers and government bureaucrats. We get 4.2 million views annually on our website and an average of 350k unique visitors every month. We deliver the latest news from the financial world and keenly promote innovative solutions in the industry.

Company Description: Tech Magazine is the MENA region’s leading technology news platform. We produce and publish engaging content related to technology, cybersecurity, Web3, social media, and more. Our content is catered toward tech-savvy millennials living in the MENA region as well as Arab millennials living abroad who are interested in keeping up with the latest stories from MENA.

SCA (Saudi Contractors Authority الهيئة السعودية للمقاولين) and Ventures Onsite, a product of Ventures Middle East, have joined forces to launch SCAVO, an innovative and comprehensive Construction Intelligence Platform for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This collaboration marks a pivotal milestone in the Saudi construction industry, signaling a new era of advancement and excellence.



Knowledge Partner

CIOB is the world’s most influential professional body for construction management and leadership. It's a platform for industry news, networking, training and more for the construction management community.