About Surface Design Exhibition
The Contracting, architecture and design community need access to the latest flooring and wall covering products, technologies and know how if they are to find the best solutions for their projects and clients.
Surface Design Exhibition (formerly known as Middle East Covering) is the only show in the Middle East & North Africa dedicated to contract business interior and exterior flooring and wall covering design. The event facilitates international brands to unlock the contract procurement potential in the GCC. It also explores new trends in the covering industry, visitors and exhibitors have the unlimited access to more than 2,000 products. The Distributor Meeting Lounge, the onsite networking hub, hosted over 650 business meetings between suppliers and prospective buyers while 41 international speakers delivered educational presentations at The Designers' Forum.
UNLOCK THE CONTRACT PROCUREMENT POTENTIAL IN THE GCC
The Middle East and North Africa's vibrant interior design sector is forecast to be worth US$8.2bn in 2016. This value has been driven by the spending power of the GCC member states which have ambitious real estate and infrastructure projects taking place in line with their National Visions.
This annual gathering attracted more than 15,000 total participants from 63 countries in 2016 with 88% of visitors holding strong purchasing power or influence over their budgets.