HAVANA, Cuba, Feb 27 (ACN) The 13th international construction fair, Fecons 2020, will be held at the Pabexpo fairgrounds in Havana, April 21-24.
One of the main objectives of the fair is to boost foreign investment opportunities, according to Angel Vilaragut, first deputy minister of the ministry.
The production of materials such as lime, gypsum-based elements and waterproofing and the international economic association contracts for infrastructure work services are included among the foreign investment projects, the vice president highlighted at a press conference.
With the aim of increasing efficiency in construction, the main topics of Fecons 2020 will deal with the use of traditional, newly developed and recycled materials; the experience of applying production technologies; and the rehabilitation and maintenance of the built heritage.
Fecons 2020 is related to the 13th international scientific-technical construction conference, to be held April 20-22 at the convention center in Havana, where participants will discuss, in conferences and workshops, the progress of computerization in the sector and the policy for automation applications in the country, among other issues.
Representatives from Spain, Italy, Germany, Belgium, Mexico, Panama, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, Russia and Vietnam have so far confirmed their presence at the event and the number is expected to increase in the coming days.