Why cadex

cadex is an event for the entire Asia Pacific region and provides a dynamic platform for high-end material suppliers to interact with visitors and target customers, reinforcing their identity and positioning in the Asian market.

In 2 and half days cadex will welcome about 8,000 visitors – ranging from trade visitors, including architects, interior designers, property developers, retailers, traders, contractors, distributors, to end users. The atmosphere will be both professional and informal, with optimal opportunities for personal interaction and networking.

A very structured promotion campaign has been planned across a diverse range of media platforms in China and abroad reaching out the main International Design&Architecture Hubs around the Globe.



  • cadex is a unique platform focused on innovations in the Architecture&Design Industry.
  • cadex will attract 6000-8000 qualified professionals
  • cadex features a very stress-free and comfortable environment thank to our lounge areas and casual set up which encourage networking and exchange of ideas.
  • cadex offers major promotional support before and during the exhibition.
  • Seminars and Lounge events will be organized in collaboration with exhibitors to increase their visibility.
  • cadex will feature an outstanding Conference Program by inviting the most cutting edge designers, architects and key opinion leaders.
  • Shanghai New International Expo Center is one of the Premium Exhibition Location in Shanghai
  • cadex is uniquely focused on quality instead of quantity for both its exhibitors and visitors
  • cadex will offer customizable sponsorship packages in order to better align with the companies’requests and fill their needs.
  • cadex is ‘’The Place to Be’’ to be connected with the latest industry trends and be directly in contact with the best material suppliers.