8 - 10 September 2020 | 11:00 - 19:00 Daily

Landmark Center, Lagos-Nigeria




FREE & CPD certified workshop series dedicated to Women in Construction

Changing the popular misconception of relating construction to a man's job, this timely seminar series has proved to be eye-opening and inspirational to countless professionals in the industry with packed back-to-back sessions with 8,000+ visitors at the exhibition.



14:00 - 14:30: Towards a sustainable infrastructure delivery in Nigeria: The role of the construction industry

  • Sustainability
  • Inclusion
  • Home grown innovation in infrastructure delivery
Speaker: Dr. Olajumoke M. Akiode, CEO, Center for Ethics and Sustainable Development (CESD)



13:15 - 13:45: The new mass housing policy and accessibility for Nigerians

  • Challenges of the Nigerian housing sector
  • The right to adequate housing?
  • Pathways to inclusive housing in Nigeria
Speaker: Dr. Taibat Lawanson, Associate Professor, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Lagos - Nigeria



14:45 - 15:15: Sustainable approach to Affordable Housing

  • Design approach to affordable and sustainable housing
  • Cost and Design Innovations / Material Use (Case Study of an affordable housing project)
  • Green buildings and Affordable Housing
Speaker: Omoyemi Olayiwola, Project Architect, FMA Architects



14:00 - 14:30: Addressing Affordable Housing and Architecture in Nigeria

  • Probable solutions to Affordable Housing
  • Affordable Housing types available in Nigeria
  • Home Ownership and the role of Architecture in urban land development



Speaker: Polola Oladipo, Creative Director, Lisa Interiors




14:45 - 15:15: An Architectural Approach to Coastal Cities

  • Alternative design strategies that increase structural resilience
  • An Innovative hybrid infrastructure that combines natural (healthy ecosystems) to build features through material selection
  • Forms that define the coastal scape
Speaker: Ekaete Ibia, Managing Partner, Ei Carr Associates, Ltd





Top five reasons you can't miss The Big 5 Construct Nigeria this year

The Big 5 Construct Nigeria is a once-a-year opportunity for your to find products, continue your professional learning and network with your peers for three days. ALL FOR FREE. Register now to secure your free badge.

1. Learn directly from experts on Technology and Sustainability, Project Management and Affordable Housing and Architecture

2. Meet 100+ manufacturers presenting local and international products

3. Find high-quality and cost-effective global products

4. Network with 3000+ peers and find new connections in your industry

5. Free for visitors. Enjoy all the benefits of attending an international exhibition, free of charge

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Free and CPD certified workshop programme

Our workshops will help you increase your knowledge, get CPD points to add to your profile and hear from industry experts.

Project Management


Affordable Housing and Architecture


Technlogy and Sustainability


Hear why visitors are excited to attend The Big 5 Construct Nigeria

"Attending Big 5 events has always been a very valuable experience where I have made very useful business contacts. I am very excited to attend The Big 5 Construct Nigeria as this is a great opportunity for the Nigerian construction industry. I am looking forward to a wide selection of products, especially in heavy equipment, concrete and MEP services. Business events like The Big 5 Construct Nigeria are important to find ways to simplify our building processes and gain valuable manufacturing networks."

Ahmed Tajudeen, Director of Projects, Avalon Intercontinental Nigeria Ltd

"I look forward to The Big 5 Construct Nigeria from 9-11 September 2019. I can't wait to meet with top construction brands, especially now, here in Nigeria which is in need of different options and construction solutions in projects delivery. I am very keen to meet suppliers of interior finishes and attend the CPD workshops. Events like The Big 5 Construct Nigeria exposes us to new innovation and creates additional avenues for interactions with providers of construction products."

Chijioke Okwuowulu, Architect, CIO Architects