Topic: The Office Exhibition 2012

Office Exhibition 2012 confirms 24% visitor increase

The Office Exhibition 2012 ended its 11th edition with a 24% increase in the number of visitors from last year, according to the organisers. Participants at The Office Exhibition 2012 were positive about the outlook for commercial fit-out projects in the Middle East, … More

Middle East architecture & design reaching a stage of maturity

The days of building iconic buildings for the sake of being iconic are a thing of the past and the global recession has had a positive impact in the region in terms of helping people place a higher importance on ‘the real value … More

Winners of Middle East Design Competition announced

The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) announced the results of two design competitions on the first day of The Office Exhibition and The Hotel Show. Cheryl Durst, executive vice president and CEO, IIDA said: “At IIDA, it is our mission to promote exceptional … More

Workshops to take place at the Office Exhibition 2012

The organisers of the Office Exhibition 2012 have announced a series of workshops and seminar programmes hosted by design experts. They will discuss aesthetics, function and sustainability of modern workplaces, with the changing nature of organisations, work and workplaces to form the focus … More

Office Exhibition to focus on healthcare and education

Canadian Global Group and Allseating, designers of office furniture and seating, are first time exhibitors at The Office Show this year along with British manufacturers Loft, JDD and Bisley. The show will also see UAE suppliers including Mobili Emirates Furniture, United Furniture and … More

Annual commercial interior design competition expands to Middle East

The Office Exhibition 2012 is opening up its annual commercial interior design competition to the wider Middle East for the first time. In partnership with the International Interior Design Association (IIDA), ‘The Office Exhibition Interior Design Competition’ will recognise outstanding commercial interior design … More

Social media has drastically changed interior design over the last 10 years

Global demographics and technology have drastically changed architecture and design over the last 10 years according to Cheryl Durst, executive VP and CEO, IIDA (International Interior Design Association). Speaking at an architecture and design community event at the Address Hotel, Dubai Marina, she … More

Organisers see a return of exhibitors to The Office Exhibition 2012

The Office Exhibition 2012 will see a return of some of the world’s top designers of office furniture, including Japanese manufacturer Okamura, known for its Contessa Chair,  ergonomically mesh designed. It will be Okamura’s first time exhibiting in the Middle East since 2007 … More