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October 23 & 24, 2024
BMO Centre at Stampede Park

2024 Show Features

Workforce Solutions Centre, Sponsored by Calgary Construction Association

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.

Dates and times:

Wed., October 23, 9:30am – 6:00pm

Thu., October 24, 9:30am – 3:00pm

Smart Sustainable Tech Showcase

The Smart Sustainable Tech Showcase provides innovative companies revolutionizing the AEC industry with game-changing carbon-neutral technologies and processes an opportunity to gain valuable exposure and establish new connections across Albert’s built environment. Construction firms, architects, engineers, and building owners and operators are encouraged to attend and discover latest innovations within their local sustainable tech hub.

Join SSRIA’s Tech Showcase to learn firsthand about ways to enhance the sustainable objectives of your next building project!

Dates and times:

Wed., October 23, 3:30am – 4:30pm

BUILDEX 25th Anniversary Industry Networking Reception

Reconnect with industry peers and make new contacts as professionals from all sectors of the building industry come together to mark 25 years of BUILDEX in Alberta. Head to the Central Bar for complimentary drinks after conference seminars conclude on Wednesday, October 23 from 4:30 to 6:00pm.

Date and time:

Wed., October 23, 4:30pm – 6:00pm

Speed Networking

New! The built environment's version of speed dating, this memorable fast-paced event introduces you to a wide range of building and construction industry professionals, so your networking time is optimized for efficiency and impact.

Date and time:

Wed., October 23 or Thu., October 24, Time TBC

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. All sessions on the BUILDEX Main Stage are free to attend for all pass holders.

Dates and times:

Wed., October 23, 9:30am – 4:30pm

Thu., October 24, 9:30am – 3:00pm

Product Demonstration Stage

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.

Dates and times:

Wed., October 23, 9:30am – 3:30pm

Thu., October 24, 9:30am – 3:00pm


TECHCENTRIC is the hub for innovation and technology at BUILDEX. Here, an open concept conference stage is set amongst emerging technology start-ups and internationally renowned technology providers. Head here for tech-centric seminars, product demos and the Smart Sustainable Tech Showcase.

Dates and times:

Wed., October 23, 9:30am – 4:30pm

Thu., October 24, 9:30am – 3:00pm

Free to Attend Sessions

Extended programming and free-to-attend educational sessions, product demonstrations and Keynote discussions on the BUILDEX tradeshow floor. Join your choice seminars as BUILDEX explores key themes driving Alberta's built environment: Automation, Artificial Intelligence, and Emerging Technologies; Workforce Solutions; Risk Management, Legal, Regulation & Code Updates; Sustainable, Emission-neutral and High-performance buildings; Housing supply and Affordability.

Dates and times:

Wed., October 23, 9:00am – 4:30pm

Thu., October 24, 9:00am – 4:00pm

Live Floorplans and Exhibitor Listings

Why not explore the BUILDEX tradeshow floor before you attend? Discover the innovations, materials, and services on offer at BUILDEX Alberta in advance. Maximize on your time at the show with detailed company listings, an interactive tradeshow floorplan, and contact details.


Watch recorded sessions from BUILDEX Alberta 2024 on demand after the show. PLUS Access a library of more than 50 hours of videos, interviews and recorded seminar content from BUILDEX and the Buildings Canada portfolio.

BUILDEX Connects Webinar Series

New! The newest digital destination for Western Canada's building industry. BUILDEX Connects provides professionals from the entire building and construction industry the opportunity to learn, network, and understand the latest developments, online.