Theme Villages: spotlight on innovation and new technologies

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INTERMAT 2018 highlights technological innovations in the construction sector through its four theme Villages. 

Theme Villages at INTERMAT Paris 2018

INTERMAT will be organising four theme villages comprising collective stands together with a talks and seminar area : 

  • Start-up Village : Construction Tech, 100% Start-ups,
  • Smart Road Village : Road, Minerals & Foundations hub, 
  • Smart Building Village : Buildings & Concrete Sector hub,
  • Demolition & Recycling Village : Earthmoving and Demolition hub.

START-UP VILLAGE

The Start-Up Village at INTERMAT Paris 2018, will be made up of around fifteen start-ups offering innovative solutions and/or products which will revolutionise the world of Industry.

Their participation at INTERMAT  

  • A dedicated space - furniture Internet access, signage - to encourage networking for the 6 day duration of the show, 
  • A speaking opportunity in the Village agora dealing with a subject relating to their solution, 
  • A Pitch Session- 2 minutes to convince people and find a sponsor, 
  • A networking drinks reception, 
  • The participation in the INTERMAT INNOVATION AWARDS : One product solution entered in the INTERMAT INNOVATION AWARDS - in the category Start-up Award, The Winner will win the following prize : free participation at PRE-INTERMAT on 18 & 19 January 2018. 

 

Conditions of participation

  • Less than 5 years of existence on the opening day of the show,
  • Taking part in INTERMAT for the first time,
  • Whose sector of activity falls within the exhibition categories, 
  • which has already raised capital or generated turnover. 

 

SMART ROAD VILLAGE

The Smart Road Village at INTERMAT Paris 2018 will be located at the heart of the Road, Minerals & Foundations hub in hall 5a. It will be made up of about twelve companies working in the Smart Road sector, together with a discussion and exchange area for talks, round tables, etc.

Within this Smart Road Village, seven specific topics will be covered : 

  • Intelligent transports systems and services, 
  • New technology for road infrastructure, 
  • Data transmission stations, 
  • Engineering, 
  • Sensors, 
  • Detectors, 
  • Energy. 

 

SMART BUILDING VILLAGE

The Smart Building Village at INTERMAT Paris 2018, will be located at the centre of the "Building & Concrete Sector" hub in hall 6. It will bring together about twelve companies from the Smart Building field, together with a discussion and exchange area for talks, round tables, etc. 

Within this Smart Building Village, six specific topics will be addressed : 

  • Digital design and robotic manufacturing, 
  • BIM, 
  • Digital tools for the worksite, 
  • Sensors, 
  • Building data management systems, 
  • Automation and robotic technology. 

DEMOLITION & RECYCLING VILLAGE

The Demolition & Recycling Village at INTERMAT Paris 2018, will be located at the centre of the Earthmoving and Demolition hub in hall 4. It will bring together companies from the demolition sector, together with a discussion and exchange area for talks, round tables, etc. 

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Within this Demolition & Recycling Village, four specific topics will be addressed : 

  • Recycling, 
  • Waste management, 
  • Safety, 
  • Dust suppression.