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October 26 & 27, 2022
Calgary TELUS Convention Centre

2022 Features

BUILDEX Main Stage

NEW for 2022: The BUILDEX Main Stage is the grandstand for big ideas, community partners and keynotes at the heart of the tradeshow floor. Industry leaders, innovators and community practitioners will use this platform to discuss a range of issues changing the way we design, construct, and manage Alberta’s real estate.

All sessions on the BUILDEX Main Stage are free to attend.


TECHCENTRIC is the focal point for innovation and technology on the BUILDEX tradeshow floor. Here, an industrial-style conference stage is set with emerging technology start-ups and internationally renowned software providers.

TECHCENTRIC is the home of technology conversations at BUILDEX.

Net Zero Ready Materials, Systems and Solutions Innovation Showcase

Wednesday, October 26, 10:30am – 11:30am

NEW for 2022: Your search for the latest net zero ready products ends here! Find new solutions, discover what industry peers make of them, and ask your questions at the BUILDEX Innovation Showcase. BUILDEX, SSRIA, Foresight Canada and a panel of industry experts are here to examine, question and demystify new-to-market net zero ready solutions ready for implementation on today and tomorrow’s construction sites.

ConTech Software Innovation Showcase

Thursday, October 27, 12:30pm – 1:30pm

NEW for 2022: From digital twins and design simulation to machine learning and material marketplaces, the search for the latest, relevant and reliable ConTech software is laborious. BUILDEX, Building Transformations and a panel of industry experts are here to help. Take this opportunity to see new technologies and solutions quickly, efficiently and with commentary from respected industry peers.

BUILDEX Industry Leaders Breakfast

Wednesday, October 26, 8:00am – 9:30am

NEW for 2022: Kicking off BUILDEX Alberta is the BUILDEX Industry Leaders Breakfast, supported by Calgary Construction Association (CCA). As the Province’s economy rebounds strongly, the building and construction industry faces new prospects, responsibilities, and decisions to create a more commercially sustainable future. This by invitation only breakfast provides a welcome reception, inspiration, networking and prelude to the Building, Owners & Consultants workshop.

CCA Builders Owners & Consultants Workshop

Wednesday, October 26, 10:30am – 12:00pm

NEW for 2022: Since its inception as the Owners, Architects, Engineers and Contractors (OAEC) and subsequent Builders, Owners & Consultants (BOC), this CCA initiative has sought to bring key stakeholders together to collaborate around the challenges and opportunities facing industry. Interrupted by COVID, the BOC reconvenes at BUILDEX for the first time since 2019 as a valuable opportunity for multi stakeholder dialogue to help our community perform at its collective best on all projects.

Free to Attend Sessions

NEW for 2022: Extended programming and free-to-attend educational sessions, product demonstrations and Keynote discussions on the BUILDEX tradeshow floor.

Join your choice of free to attend sessions as BUILDEX explores key themes, challenges and issues driving the building and construction industries in Alberta.

Product Demonstration Stage

NEW for 2022: Discover the latest products, services, and technologies from across the building and construction industry at the Product Demonstration Stage. Find new solutions that will transform your business and save you time and money.

Central Bar & Networking Hub

NEW for 2022: Relax, refresh, and reconnect with industry colleagues at an all new bar and networking hub at the center of the BUILDEX trade show floor.


NEW for 2022: Watch select educational sessions and demonstrations recorded at BUILDEX Alberta on demand after the show, PLUS other video content from the Buildings Canada portfolio of events.

Live Floorplans and Exhibitor Listings

NEW for 2022: Explore the tradeshow floor before you attend! Discover innovative suppliers exhibiting at BUILDEX Alberta 2022, connect with them in advance, and make the most of your time with detailed exhibitor company listings and an interactive trade show floorplan.