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MEDMA 2023: The 16th Annual MEDMA Conference, 11. October 2023 and MEDMA Annual General Meeting coming up in Octoberat Sharjah Expo, UAE

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The Middle Drymix Mortar Association MEDMA in cooperation with Gulf Coating Show 2023 invite the Construction and Real Estate Industry of the Middle East to

Drymix Mortars in the Middle East 2023, The 16th Annual MEDMA Conference on 11. October 2023 at Sharjah Expo. 


The Following day, MEDMA is proud to invite its partners and Friends to its

Annual General Meeting on 12. October in Sharjah. 


The Middle East Drymix Mortar Association MEDMA, is looking forward to meeting you in Sharjah in October!

Laith Haboubi, President
Mohammed Sanaobar, Technical Chairman
Ferdinand Leopolder, Secretary General

The Middle East Drymix Mortar Association MEDMA, a short introduction

MEDMA is the international not-for-profit professional/industrial association uniting all technology and sustainability driven producers of drymix mortars with the industry supplying raw materials, equipment and automation to produce theses green materials in the Middle East.

The main applications for drymix mortars are finishing materials for floors and walls (exterior and interior), this comprises the applications of flooring screeds, scratch coats, basic & decorative renders, gypsum plasters, putties, tile adhesives, grouts, self-leveling underlayments, thermal insulation systems (EIFS; ETICS), concrete waterproofing, protection, repair and renovation, waterproofing slurries and powder paints.

MEDMA and its members connect with legislators and decisionmakers throughout the region in order to push for standardisation of drymix mortars with consideration of the regional building traditions & climates.

MEDMA members are permanently adapting new developments from the international community to the requirements in the region and providing a know-how transfer and exchange for construction professionals such as developers, architects, engineers, foremen and the scientific community.

MEDMA members are committed to promote state-of-the-art drymix mortar technology for  eco-friendly, better, faster, longer-lasting and quality minded construction. Modern drymix mortars are sustainable, low VOC, locally produced materials that minimize construction time, energy consumption, failures and maintenance time and cost.

MEDMA and its members make substantial contributions to building better homes and cities that are improving the quality of life and also creating sustainable value for all stakeholders, from construction to final owner. This is being accomplished trough the focus on innovative, quality and ecological products for the architectural finishing and maintenance of buildings throughout the Middle East.

MEDMA members are committed to push for environmentally friendly products, efficient manufacturing processes and effectiveness in product applications, by which using energy and resources sustainably, minimizing waste and water consumption and developing and supplying products with user safety in mind. MEDMA members have vouched for the strictest proper conduct by establishing binding rules of corporate governance.

MEDMA was founded in 2006, it has been registered as a German Association in 2007. Its region comprises (in alphabetical order) Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.