Press Release N ° 1:

The CCIS launches the 16th session of the Mediterranean Building Exhibition MEDIBAT 2021 and celebrates the 30th anniversary of this international event Sfax, October 6-9, 2021

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Sfax (CCIS) launched the 16th session of the Mediterranean Building Exhibition MEDIBAT 2021 which will be held in Sfax from October 6 to 9, 2021. A session which will be marked by the 30th anniversary of this international event (MEDIBAT 1991 / MEDIBAT 2021).

The progress of this major biennial business meeting of international scope is accelerating and the first signs point to an exceptional session both at the organizational level and at the level of the foreign presence.

The prominent place that MEDIBAT now occupies in the agenda of professional events in the construction sector, nationally and internationally, is confirmed from one session to the next. As evidenced by this, four months before the event, the general reservation rate exceeding 90% for large buildings in the exhibition space, with significant foreign participation including: a France Pavilion labeled by Business France, a Czech Pavilion, a Libya Pavilion, a Cameroon Pavilion, in addition to the reservation of stands from Indonesia, Turkey, Russia, Spain and Ukraine.

In addition, there is a considerable number of foreign countries representing twelve delegations from the DRC, Algeria, Mali, Sudan, Japan, South Africa, Gabon, Nigeria, Kenya, Ethiopia, Ghana and Chad.

The program for the new session, like previous editions, will include a Country Day dedicated to Libya and four Forums: an Economic Forum, a Scientific Forum, an Entrepreneurship Forum and an innovation village and circles.


Circles and Innovation Village 

This is the second edition of the circles and the innovation village on the sidelines of MEDIBAT 2021, which will present research and innovative solutions for the building of tomorrow.

Speakers and exhibitors: 

  • Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
  • Ministry of Communication Technologies and the Digital Economy
  • General Directorate for the Promotion of Research
  • Research and technology centers in Tunisia
  • Technopoles in Tunisia
  • Universities, colleges, institutes, training centers, research laboratories, technical centers, business incubators
  • Innovative companies


Circles & Innovation Village

Place of the Plenary session:

Congress hall of the Sfax International Fair

Exhibition location:

Hall 2 of the Sfax International Fair


 Conferences and Workshops:

Themes and interventions targeted in consultation with representatives of partner ministries and institutions

B2B meetings:

On the occasion of their participation, exhibitors will benefit from national and international partnership meetings with relevant professionals