The Director of The BIG 5 DUBAI, Josine Heijmans, visit to APA and IFAP in Feria Valencia

The international fair of automatic doors, FIPA, and the Spanish Association of manufacturers of automatic doors, APA, they received in Feria Valencia may the Director of the competition The Big 5 DUBAI, Josine Heijmans.

The meeting has been motivated by interest in linking The Big contest 5 with the Spanish Association of manufacturers and the benchmark fair of the sector in Spain. Previously, the Dubai event participated in the second International Congress Automatic Doors, ICAD, organized by APA with the collaboration of IFAP, Feria Valencia, IDAExpo (USA), IDA, R + t Stuttgart, R + t South America, R + t Turkey, R + t Asia and Messe Stuttgart. Already has begun working on his third, which will be held in the United States, with the collaboration of concerning associations of USA and Canada.

This collaboration affects directly and indirectly in business partners of APA, and exhibitors of IFAP, through the promotion involved its international popularization.

Josine Heijmans requested, during the meeting, visit the Feria Valencia Forum. Pleasantly surprised he has welcomed to the fairgrounds facilities. Feria Valencia represents the largest area of exhibition in Spain and one of the ten largest in the world with a total top to the 230.000 square meters. With a century of existence, Feria Valencia is the oldest events organiser of Spain (1917).

The BIG 5 held annually in Dubai in late November event being the largest building in the Middle East. The edition of the 2018 will take place in the 26 to the 29 November, at the DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE. The BIG 5 It is present in several countries of the MENA region, with the editions of: The Big 5 DUBAI, The Big 5 EGYPT, The BIG 5 Morocco and The Big 5 EAST AFRICA.

ICAD project was initiated by the APA in February of the 2017, in the framework of FIPA with the task of communicating, analyze, examine and promote topics of great relevance for the sector of automatic gates and doors, at the international level. ICAD provided a platform for cross-border communication sectors, their national and international associations and the trade fairs relating.