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BUILDEX Alberta
October 23 & 24, 2024
BMO Centre at Stampede Park

Are you thinking of joining BUILDEX Alberta from outside of Calgary?

We’ve got you covered.  

From exclusive hotel rates to public transit and parking details worked out for you, the BUILDEX team has made it easier than ever for you to join us. Plus, we’ve made it even easier to make sure you’re making the right connections to drive your business forward. 

BUILDEX may be be happening in Calgary this Fall, but the educational content covers the ENTIRE Alberta province. It’s a can’t miss opportunity for the holistic building industry: 

BUILDEX MAINSTAGE

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.Oct.18, 9:00am – 3:30pm  

Thu.Oct.19,  9:00am – 4:00pm 

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 currently driving the built environment: Net Zero & High-Performance Building, Workforce Solutions, Retrofits & Repurposing Assets, Renewable Energy 

Free to Attend Content 

Dates and times: 

Wed.Oct.18, 9:00am – 3:30pm  

Thu.Oct.19,  9:00am – 4:00pm 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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.

We’ve done the heavy lifting for you! 
Planning a trip, if you’re staying the night or driving in for the day, is simpler than ever:

EXCLUSIVE HOTEL RATES

The BUILDEX Alberta team is offering attendees preferential rates between Friday, October 13 – Monday, October 23, 2023 

Calgary Marriott Downtown

Location: 110 9th Avenue SE Calgary
(attached to the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre)
Rate: $199
Telephone: 1 (800) 896-6678

The rates are guaranteed for attendees of BUILDEX Alberta only. By making a reservation using these preferred rates, you are confirming that you are registered to attend BUILDEX Alberta. Informa Connect reserves the right to adjust any reservations to standard rack rate or remove the reservation from BUILDEX Alberta room block if, following audit, it is evident that the reservation is held on behalf of someone that is not planning to attend the event.

Want to view more options for Hotels for 

BUILDEX Alberta?  Visit Hotel Map


PUBLIC TRANSIT

From within Calgary, below are the options:

By public transit: The CTCC is easily reached by both of the city’s Light Rail Transit lines and several major bus routes. Refer to Calgary Transit for specific routes.

1.Train: Frequent service is available by C Train. Disembark at Centre Street Station for venue access. Service is free within the TD Free Fare Zone along 7th Avenue SW.

2. Bus: There are multiple bus stops near the venue. Visit the Calgary Transit website to plan your trip.

By walking: The venue is accessible via the Plus 15 network attached to the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre, including the Palliser/Tower, Hyatt Regency Calgary and Arts Commons networks.

Coming from other neighboring cities to Calgary, below are the options:

1. Train: Visit VIA Rails to plan your trip. 

2. Bus: The best bus service recommended is Red Arrow. Most buses have Wi-Fi available which is very convenient for a business traveler. Visit Red Arrow website to plan your trip.

We highly recommend to visit Virail website to find the cheapest tickets online and perfect connections via rail or bus to Calgary from your town.

PARKING

Standard size vehicles - Paid parking is available at the Calgary Parking Authority LOT 60 located underground the North Building. 

The Parkade Entrance is at 727 1 Street SE (Southbound Macleod Trail). 

Details on location, pricing and hours can be found on the Calgary Parking Authority website.

Large Trucks & SUVs- Please visit Calgary Tower Parkade website.

Oversized vehicles - For oversized vehicles, follow below instructions.

Outdoor surface lot about 5 blocks away from the convention centre.

Parking Indigo Calgary - Lot 190 (Performing Arts) at 219 9 Avenue Southeast, Calgary, AB T2G 0K9

Phone: 403-269-7275

Networking Opportunities

Whether you’re coming to meet your next cross-province partner, or keep up to date on the latest happenings in Alberta’s built environment, BUILDEX has you covered:

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 to 6:00pm.

Date and time: 

Wed. Oct.18, 4:30pm – 6:00pm 

Procore Networking Event: How We Build(ex) Now

Join us on October 18 for a builder’s bash and networking by Procore, in collaboration with BUILDEX. This exclusive event brings together construction professionals for a night of celebration, learning, networking, thought-sharing - and drinks! Explore insightful findings from Procore’s How We Build Now report, mingle with industry experts, and forge valuable connections

Date and time: 

Wed.Oct.18, 7:00pm – 10:00pm 

Builders & Brews: Happy Hour w/ BUILDEX!

New! Join a casual and welcoming event for anyone and everyone in the homebuilding and renovating industry. Find fellow architects, builders, designers, and trades getting together in the spirit of collaboration and opportunity after the close of BUILDEX Alberta day two! 

Date and time:  

Thurs. Oct.19, 4:30pm. – 7:30pm 

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! 

Date and time:  

Thurs. Oct.19, 4:30pm. – 7:30pm