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October 18 & 19, 2023
Calgary Telus Convention Centre


BUILDEX Alberta will take place in person at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre and explore the future of design, construction, architecture, engineering, homebuilding & renovation, and property management in Alberta. The show will offer a comprehensive educational program with skills building seminars, workshops, panel discussions, and engaging keynotes to enable you to compete in today's evolving market.

The submission deadline is Friday, April 21, 2023

Full seminar details for 2023 will be available online in Summer 2023.


Increase awareness and visibility of your work, projects and expertise.

Share your expertise and contribute to the professional development of industry colleagues.

Develop new business and network with your professional community.


Speaker Benefits

  • An All-Access Pass to BUILDEX Alberta
  • Access to the VIP/Speaker Ready Room, with additional benefits
  • Complimentary access to the BUILDEX Industry Networking Reception
  • Free seminar passes to share with colleagues, peers, or clients to attend your session

Event Themes

BUILDEX Alberta will focus on key themes currently driving the building and construction industry in Alberta. Themes will be released in Spring 2023.

2023 Sessions & Topics

Full seminar details for 2023 will be available online in Summer 2023.

Potential topics may include: 

  • Building Envelope Developments, Challenges and Solutions 

  • Commercial Interiors, Space and Trends 

  • Construction Cost Escalation and Uncertainty

  • Deconstruction, Designing for Disassembly, Embodied Carbon, and The Circular Economy 

  • Environmental Social Governance in the Built Environment 

  • Energy Efficiency & Performance, Electrification and Electrified Systems 

  • Health and Wellness in Design 

  • Innovation, Automation, and Digitization in Design & Construction 

  • International Projects with High Relevance to Alberta’s Market 

  • Labor, Talent, The Canadian Construction Workforce and Diversity, Inclusion & Equity 

  • Strategy, Leadership, and Business Management  

  • Legal, Risk Management, Regulation, and Code Updates 

  • Multi-Residential and Affordable Housing 

  • Mass Timber Construction

  • Net Zero Building Materials and Solutions

  • Optimizing Building Performance and Asset Value 

  • Offsite, Productized, Pre-Fabricated and Modular Construction 

  • Professional and Personal Skills Development 

  • Project Planning, Delivery, Management, and Collaboration 

  • Retrofits, Revitalizing and Converting Existing Assets 

  • Smart & Intelligent Buildings, IoT and Proptech 

  • Sustainable, High Performance, and Net Zero Buildings 

  • Workforce Solutions

  • Urban Space, Urban Design, Downtown Core and Community Wellbeing 


We are committed to making the design, construction, and real estate industries more diverse, inclusive, and equitable. We ask that our speakers give this their consideration when submitting sessions as we want to ensure representation in all areas (e.g., gender, race, ethnicity, ability, education, expertise, backgrounds, disciplines, industry, etc.) across our seminar program and the show.


If you have questions, would like to get involved as a speaker, or provide us with comments or suggestions for the program, please contact:

Jordan DeBarros
Conference Producer