On show in the 16 halls at BAU are architectural solutions, materials and systems for commercial and residential construction and for interior design, for both new-build and renovation/modernization purposes. In 2013, BAU attracted around 2,000 exhibitors from more than 40 countries and approximately 235,000 visitors from all over the world. Every two years this event brings together market leaders from the sector to participate in a unique international display of skill spanning all the construction trades.
BAU is also the world’s largest trade fair for architects and construction engineers, attracting around 50,000 design professionals. The exhibits at the fair are organised according to building material and also product and theme areas. Key topics for the future of the industry, such as sustainability and building for life, play an important role in all sections of the exhibition. The many attractive events in the supporting programme, including high-calibre forums with experts from all over the world, round off this industry showcase.