The Philippine Constructors Association, Inc. (PCA) announced that the Philippines’ biggest building and construction trade show will hold a virtual edition on November 5 to 11, 2020. “We have been talking about digitization for the construction industry for the past year or so. Doing this virtual edition of PHILCONSTRUCT is just another way of showing the industry that there are more ways to do business now,” said Ronaldo Elepaño, Jr., Overall Event Chairman.
Experience a new, convenient, and safe trade exhibition with just a few clicks from your screens. Registration to the expo is free, visit www.philconstructevents.com to register.
The virtual edition is called PHILCONSTRUCT VX which will be held coinciding HVAC/R PHILIPPINES VX. The announcement was made at the virtual press conference hosted by Global-Link MP Events International Inc., the event management team, last July 2020.
“All of us at PHILCONSTRUCT and HVAC/R Philippines are excited about this. PCA is all in with Global-Link in going virtual.” shared Ronaldo Elepano, Jr., Overall Event Chairman. The Philippine Society of Ventilating, Air-Conditioning and Refrigerating Engineers (PSVARE) also gave its support for PHILCONSTRUCT VX and HVAC/R PHILIPPINES VX. “HVAC/R PHILIPPINES VX will let you go beyond boundaries and give you more opportunities to do business whether you’re a well-known company or a start-up. We are with PCA and Global-Link in this new journey!” said Monchit Ocampo, President of PSVARE.
Organized for the digital delivery, PHILCONSTRUCT VX will give industry players, suppliers, and companies an exceptional opportunity to network with top-level professionals and stakeholders from the construction industry no matter where they are.
Some of the participating companies that visitors can expect to see and network with online are Pacific Paint Boysen Philippines, Solid Source Trading Corporation, Kaesser Kompressoren, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (IEE), Panasonic Manufacturing Philippines Corporation, TOSOT Philippines Corporation, Prime Star Global Distribution Corporation, Hitachi Asia Ltd. Philippines Branch, Holcim Philippines, Inc., Hawkspare Ltd., Dimension-All, Inc., Petron Corporation and so much more.
Aside from the local brands, companies from the European Union, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and China are confirmed to participate. The event is also proud to have Lazada Philippines as its e-Commerce partner, making it even more convenient for visitors to check out their scored deals through Lazada services.
PHILCONSTRUCT VX will also feature an online edition of Technoforum, the show’s knowledge-sharing forum which will have notable speakers joining from all over the world. “Technoforum is becoming bigger and more substantial each year,” shared Ruben Cueto. “As the Technoforum Chairman, I am excited to see how the online edition of this segment will come through. The new platform will surely help us reach participants globally and provide them a place to network with people and gather new ideas. I also want to thank our partners – Rick Yelton of World of Concrete USA, Association of Carriers & Equipment Lessors, Inc. (ACEL), American Concrete Institute-Philippines Chapter, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), Philippine Green Building Initiative (PGBI), Philippine Institute of Interior Designers (PIID), Philippine Society of Mechanical Engineers (PSME), Philippine Society of Ventilating, Air Conditioning & Refrigerating Engineers (PSVARE), Society of Philippine Electrotechnical Constructors and Suppliers, Inc. (SPECS), and United Architects of the Philippines (UAP). This year’s Technoforum will not be successful without your help and support.” Technoforum’s online edition will have twelve different tracks with topics that are very much timely and relevant to the construction industry today.
The annual inter-school design competition and the most anticipated feature in PHILCONSTRUCT will also be going virtual this year. “For years, Estilo de Vida has given interior design students a chance to test out their skills in real-world situations. Now, as we continue to adapt to digital technology, we wish to ensure our incoming designers are ready for the future that is why this year’s competition is going completely virtual,” shared Lesley Espiritu-Villanueva, Chair of 17th Estilo de Vida. Follow @officialestilodevida on Facebook and Instagram for more updates.
“Philippine Constructors Association (PCA) has been serving the industry through PHILCONSTRUCT for three decades now and for the first time ever, the event is going to hold a virtual edition,” shared Will Decena, President of PCA. “Despite the current challenges that the world is facing, we will continue to serve the industry and its people through many ways we can thus, the creation of PHILCONSTRUCT VX and HVAC/R PHILIPPINES VX. Through this, industry players will have an exceptional opportunity to network with top-level professionals and stakeholders from the construction and HVAC industry no matter where they are. We hope for your support in this event as we are now in the age of digital transformation.”
To book a virtual slot or for any inquiries, contact Global-Link via email PHILCONSTRUCT@globallinkmp.com or via their official Facebook/LinkedIn pages: PHILCONSTRUCT Expo. The virtual expo is being made possible through VX Events by Global-Link MP.
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