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Construction, Surveying, and Urban Planning Events in Asia

Asia is continuously growing and evolving as a premier player in the forefront of innovative construction and urban planning. Some of the world’s largest conferences and exposés are held throughout Asia, bringing together some of the most accomplished and well-known players in the construction and surveying industry from around the world. In 2019 the Asian construction industry continues to hold its title as a forerunner in construction and urban planning policy. We’ve created a list of 8 of the most notable construction, surveying, urban planning, and architecture events in Asia.

  1. Concrete Asia 2019

bangkok thailandLocation: Bangkok Thailand

Date: September 5-7, 2019

Venue: IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Center

  • For the past four years Concrete Asia has been a pivotal event in the concrete and building construction industry. This three-day event hosts over 200 exhibiting companies and partnering brands, all of which specialize in the advancement of concrete, concrete surfaces, and building materials. Join Concrete Asia for information on material handling, production, construction detailing and equipment, cement, and concrete handling machinery. Concrete Asia specializes in providing industry professionals with the ins and outs of recent technologies and advancements in the construction industry. Held in Bangkok, Thailand, the Concrete Asia convention brings together people from all around Asia and all around the world. Join Concrete Asia in Bangkok from September 5th-7th at the IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Center.
  1.  The Asian Conference on Urban Planning and Sustainable Cities

Location: Hiroshima, Japan

Date: March 24-25

Venue: Mitsui Garden Hotel Hiroshima

Urban planners, scholars of the urban planning realm, and city development professionals join together for the Asian Conference of Urban Planning and Sustainable Cities. This conference brings together great minds to discuss and explore innovative urban planning concepts and strategies. The conference goal is to step outside of the usual urban planning discussions to open the door for modern ways of understanding the urban planning space. Held in Hiroshima, Japan, the Asian Conference on Urban Planning and Sustainable Cities opens the door for new theories and advanced approaches to developing new sustainable urban planning frameworks.

  1.  Serviced Apartment Summit Asia

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Date: 21-22 Feb 2019

Venue: Amari Watergate Bangkok

Serviced apartments and short term rental housing projects are a booming industry throughout Asia. The serviced Apartment summit brings together major players in the housing development industry to discuss and strategize the serviced apartment landscape. This innovative summit is the first and only business to business conference of its type in the region. Topics covered range from serviced apartments, aparthotel, corporate and business specific accommodations, short term rentals, and long term serviced spaces. The forum was created to answer and address the high demand for newly serviced areas and alternative rental spaces throughout Asia. Asia has demonstrated a high demand for a strategy addressing best practices and original concepts around serviced apartments and new living spaces.


  1. CABE Malaysia Annual Conference: Pathways to Excellence

malaysia daytimeLocation: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Date: 18 January 2019

Venue: Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration


If you are looking to learn more and gain valuable experience and insights on the ins and outs of the construction and development industries, the CABE Malaysia Annual Conference is for you. Join groups of scholars and industry professionals to discuss hard-hitting industry topics like building control, building quality, and efficient design. CABE, also known as the Chartered Association for Building Engineers,  was founded on the principles of advancing the knowledge and study of all arts in the building technology, planning, design, construction, maintenance and repair of the environment. The Malaysia Annual conference highlights the values of CABE through education on all topics including alternative dispute resolution and contract negotiation. The conference events include workshops and discussions on Standard Form of Contract, Health & Safety at construction sites, fire safety in buildings, building information modeling, as well as keynote sessions with notable industry speakers.

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  1.  International Conference on Civil and Architectural Engineering

 Location: Bangkok, Thailand

 Date: 05- 06 March 2019

 Venue: Baiyoke Boutique, Bangkok

Engineering and construction has many elements that fold over into other relative disciplines. The International Conference on Civil and Architectural Engineering is built to combine and promote scientific information that supports architectural and engineering disciplines. Scholars and industry professionals join forces to develop and interchange information on civil and architectural engineering. Join the conference for groundbreaking revolutions and important discussions related to the industry. The main goal of the conference is to promote and bring attention to research and activities in the civil and architectural engineering sphere. Developers & researchers as well as students, practitioners come from around the world to participate in and facilitate the event.

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  1. AIA Forum

Location: Guanzhou, China

Date: 04 March 2019

Venue: Nanfung International Convention & Exhibition Center

At the AIA Forum the world’s most prominent and successful architects and industry professionals join together to spread knowledge on the influences, strategies and techniques of architectural design. Learn about technological innovation and professional design techniques while bumping shoulders with architects finest. Gain a new level of understanding of design and innovation in design technology. The AIA Forum is one of the only events of its kind that specifically does a deep dive in high rise and multi-level building structures. Join the conference for education and training in building and construction.

  1. RAIL Asia Expo

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Date: 28-29 March 2019

Venue: Airport Rail Link

Prepare for one of the most valuable and important conferences and meetups for urban planning and rail transportation development in Southeast Asia. Year after year RAIL Asia has successfully held its place as a home for industry professionals to join forces in hard-hitting discussion and industry innovation. This year’s event is projected to bring together over 3000 industry professionals, including but not limited to, government contractors, operators, institutes, consultants and suppliers. Rail and metro professionals and investors join together for technical tours and networking opportunities that are pivotal to the advancement of the industry.

Learn more about RAIL Asia Expo here:

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