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BUILDEX Alberta
October 23 & 24, 2024
BMO Centre, Calgary Stampede

Leading Alberta's Built Environment to a High-Performance Future

BUILDEX Alberta is a driving force behind today’s building industry and a vision of its future; we bring together professionals from across industry to interact, learn and discover the newest innovation from a market in constant transformation.

Join industry peers from Architecture, Interior Design, Construction, Engineering, Property Management and Homebuilding & Renovation professions for 2 days of networking, learning and finding new solutions.


Call for Speakers Now Open

We Are Now Accepting Submissions for BUILDEX Alberta 2024.

We encourage industry thought leaders, innovators, subject matter experts, and renowned speakers to submit their proposals for our educational sessions.

2024 CALL FOR SPEAKERS NOW OPEN

BUILDEX Alberta returns to a new venue, BMO Centre, on October 23 & 24, 2024 where industry peers from architecture, interior design, construction, engineering, property management and homebuilding & renovation professions will explore key themes, challenges, and critical issues impacting the building industry.

Over the course of two days, attendees will interact, learn, and discover the newest innovation from a market in constant transformation through skills building seminars, workshops, panel discussions, and engaging keynotes.

We are looking for subject matter experts, innovators, industry veterans and passionate thought leaders to make their submissions for the educational conference program.

BUILDEX Alberta 2023 By the Numbers

2

Days

1,900+

Participants

35%

growth in attendees vs 2022

100+

Exhibitors

20+

Sponsors

65+

Educational Seminars & Workshops

150+

Industry Speakers & Panelists

BUILDEX Alberta 2023 Attendees

This event was informative and it was great to see the amount of industry leaders who attended and sponsored. The list of speakers this year was very impressive.

Upcoming Webinar!

Decarbonization is the biggest challenge facing the Canadian Building industry. Reducing GHG emissions emanating from the production of construction materials and maintaining existing buildings will mitigate future climate impacts whilst ensuring retrofit buildings satisfy their basic design purpose. BUILDEX Connects Webinar Series is delighted to present “Avoiding Common Decarbonization Pitfalls for Existing Buildings and Realizing True Cost Savings” which will take place on March 14th, 2024, at 12:00pm PT (1:00pm MT). Join our speakers and learn from their insights into the process of evaluating buildings for climate resiliency and occupant health and wellness, and how best to incorporate these considerations in your decarbonization strategy.

2023 Show Features

BUILDEX Main Stage

The BUILDEX Main Stage is the home for big ideas and our industry Keynotes at the heart of the tradeshow floor. Industry leaders, innovators and partners will discuss a range of issues changing the way we design, construct, and manage Alberta’s real estate.  


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 after conference seminars end on Wednesday, October 18, from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm.  

Architects’ and Licensed Interior Designers’ Networking Coffee - Hosted by the Consulting Architects of Alberta

New! The CAA is delighted to host a networking Coffee for Architects and Licensed Interior Designers at BUILDEX Alberta 2023. Join us during your break for complimentary coffee, pastries, mingling and a doorprize! 

Workforce Solutions Centre, Sponsored by Calgary Construction Association

New! The Workforce Solutions Centre, sponsored by Calgary Construction Association has been created in response to the workforce crisis in Western Canada, providing a center point for the exchange of information, connections and solutions concerning work and labour at BUILDEX. 

Earn Continuing Education Credits at BUILDEX

Select seminars from across the educational program are accredited for continuing education credits by AAA, IDCEC, BOMI and PMI. Check out the seminar program for more information.

Official Charity Partner

Each year, BUILDEX partners with a local not for profit organization that works to create a more sustainable, diverse and / or equitable building and construction industry. For 2023, BUILDEX has partnered with Trade Winds to Success. Trade Winds to Success builds the foundation for Indigenous people in Alberta to secure employment and achieve journeyman status, leading to economic well-being.

Buildings Canada Community

Keep up to date with the latest news and trends in the industry. Buildings Canada is your source for upcoming events including The Buildings Show, BUILDEX Vancouver, BUILDEX Alberta, PM Springfest and ROOFTech, thought leadership presentations, product demonstrations, and breaking news in the built environment.

Treaty Number 7

BUILDEX Alberta is taking place in the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre which is located in the traditional territories of the Niitsitapi and the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, which includes the Siksika, the Piikani, the Kainai, the Tsuut’ina and the Iyarhe Nakoda.

Calgary is situated on land where the Bow River meets the Elbow River, and the traditional Blackfoot name of this place is “Mohkinstsis”. The City of Calgary is also home to Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3.