BUILDEX Vancouver is Back for 2023!

BUILDEX Vancouver is Western Canada’s largest business to business forum connecting the holistic building industry. This is your opportunity to experience the dynamism, progress, and innovations at the forefront of Canada’s built environment, in-person. Meet, network, learn, and source new products alongside industry colleagues and influencers from every corner of the building industry on February 15 & 16, 2023.

Find out the latest from your industry with expert insights and educational seminars, panels, Keynotes, workshops, and live demonstrations. Gain access to over 280 leading manufacturers, distributors and suppliers showcasing their new technologies, innovations, materials, and services from every corner of the building industry. 

BUILDEX Vancouver is a unique opportunity for Architecture, Design, Engineering, Construction, Homebuilder and Renovator, and Property Management professionals to interact, learn, and discover the newest innovations from a market in constant transformation. Attendees can expect to expand their skills, knowledge and understanding of the future of the built environment while exploring new, innovative products, materials, technologies, and services changing the way we do business.

British Columbia’s building industry is currently tackling significant challenges, whether it’s Increasing the performance of building stock, reducing embodied carbon in new builds and retrofits, improving individual and community wellbeing, implementing new innovative technologies and processes, or tackling a construction workforce crisis. With these headwinds in mind, the BUILDEX educational conference program focusses on four key themes this year: Climate Resiliency & Retrofits, Decarbonization & Electrification, Innovative Building Technologies, and Workforce Solutions. 

More than 150 industry leading experts will on hand to provide insight, updates, and education on what’s happening across Western Canada’s built environment through more than 80 seminars, panels, keynotes, workshops and demonstrations, 14 unique conference streams, and four event themes. 

What’s New This Year?

  • BUILDEX Industry Networking Reception – Back by popular demand: Reconnect with industry peers and make new contacts as professionals from all sectors of the building industry come together at the BUILDEX Industry Networking Reception. Head to the Central Bar for a complimentary drink between 4:30pm and 6:00pm on Wednesday, February 15. 
  • PropTech Innovation Showcase – New for 2023: Your search for the latest Property Management technology ends here! Find new-to-market PropTech solutions, discover what key opinion leaders make of them, and ask your questions at the BUILDEX Innovation Showcase. BUILDEX and a panel of industry experts will examine, question, and demystify innovative technological solutions for the property management industry.  
  • Greenbuild Pavilion – NEW for 2023: The world’s largest event for green building professionals is partnering with BUILDEX. Greenbuild is coming to BUILDEX Vancouver to provide a curated exhibition experience and networking. 
  • Climate Resiliency & Retrofit Learning Lab – NEW for 2023: The Learning Lab will feature seminars from global leaders showcasing the latest advancements in climate resiliency and building retrofits. 
  • Live Floor Plans and Exhibitor Listings – NEW for 2023: Explore the tradeshow floor before you attend! Discover innovative suppliers exhibiting at BUILDEX Vancouver 2023, connect with them in advance, and make the most of your time with detailed exhibitor company listings and an interactive trade show floorplan. 
  • BUILDEX On Demand – NEW for 2023: Watch select educational sessions and demonstrations recorded at BUILDEX Vancouver on demand after the show, PLUS other video content from the Buildings Canada portfolio of events. 

Why Attend BUILDEX?

Attendees visit BUILDEX for five key reasons:

  • To source new products and services
  • To meet and network with their professional community and industry peers
  • To gain updates on essential industry trends, developments and changes
  • To earn critical Continuing Education Units / Learning Hours
  • To be inspired

Join the industry’s leading experts who are dedicated to providing insight and information on what’s happening in the building industry through seminars, panels, keynotes, workshops and demonstrations.

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