Furnex & the Home
Continuing the success of Furnex & the Home exhibition, the preparations by leaps and bounds to kick off the greatest and most significant event in 2018, which will be held from 8-11 February 2018 at Cairo International Convention Center.
In the presence of many lovers of Art and Design, the 13th edition of Furnex & the Home will be further expanded following the vast growth of Egypt’s furniture manufacturing and woodworking industry.
This session Furnex & the Home will host Egyptian exhibitors that have been carefully selected from various industrial sectors including Furniture design, woodworking, decoration, furniture fabrics and leather, home accessories, home textile, lighting, marble, flooring, handicrafts, service providers and more.
A fruitful cooperation among Egyptian Furniture Export Council – EFEC, Chamber of Woodworking & Furniture Industry – CWWFI and Global Conference Management-GCM have resulted in a successful contract with consultants in different fields with the aim of doubling Egypt's furniture exports in the world markets.
An agreement signed between Pillars of FURNEX & the HOME; EFEC, CWWFI & GCM with the most renowned Italian designer Giulio Cappellini as consultant and art director for the second year in order to continue the long term development plan with the aim to increase the added value to the national economy.
Giulio Cappellini the art director of Cappellini, Ceramica Flaminia, Marangoni Design Campus and design consultant of Alcantara, Tods, Rado, S.Pellegrino, Poltrona Frau Group, Haworth and many others.
Furthermore, EFEC, CWWFI & GCM have contracted with Prof. Luca Fois, professor of events and exhibitions design at the Italian University Politecnico di Milano. Luca is the creator of Zona Tortona which is globally known as the most important event in the field of design showcases and design weeks.
The valuable agreement with Cappellini, will add significance to the Egyptian Designing expertise, along with the manufacturing capabilities of Egypt’s Furniture industry. The perfect fusion of the Italian designing experience, the Egyptian designs and manufacturers will add richness to the industry in general.
New lines, new languages, new capabilities will be added to the Egyptian furniture industry as a result of this cooperation with these eminent Experts and that would guarantee maximizing the sector's exports.
Furthermore, Targeting the foreign buyers & investors through the International Visitors Program IVP, sponsored by Furnex & the Home under the patronage of the Egyptian ministry of Trade & Industry, will foster the exports growth and reduce the volume of imports which is the main objective of the ministry of Trade & Industry to reduce the trade deficit.
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