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BUILDEX Vancouver
February 14 & 15, 2024
Vancouver Convention Centre West

February 14 & 15, 2024
Vancouver Convention Centre West

Celebrating 35 Years of Connecting Western Canada’s Building & Construction Industries

BUILDEX Vancouver is Western Canada’s largest business to business forum connecting the holistic building industry. This is your opportunity to experience the dynamism, progress and innovations at the forefront of Canada’s built environment.

BUILDEX Vancouver 2024, Early Bird Rates Are On!

Lock in the lowest rates by Jan 19, 2024 and save on your attendance.


In 2024, BUILDEX Vancouver is celebrating a milestone anniversary - 35 years of connecting Western Canada’s built environment. It's a big deal, and we want you to join us for the celebration. Our next event promises to continue to deliver the educational seminars, networking opportunities, product demonstrations, keynote sessions and trade floor experiences you've come to expect from BUILDEX. 

Don't miss your opportunity to experience innovations, achievements, and progress of Canada’s built environment, all firsthand. Meet, network, learn and source new products alongside industry colleagues and influencers from every corner of the building industry on February 14 & 15, 2024.   

2024 Show Features


VRCA Connector Lounge

NEW for 2024: Introducing the VRCA Connector Lounge; a new, dynamic and engaging space on the BUILDEX tradeshow floor. Hosted by the Vancouver Regional Construction Association (VRCA), this lounge is a hub for industry professionals, thought leaders and practitioners to network, foster connections, and exchange knowledge.
Visit the VRCA Connector Lounge for a host of events allowing you to engage in meaningful conversations with peers, industry experts, and potential collaborators in a relaxed and inviting atmosphere.

Dates and times: 

Wed., February 14, 9:30am – 5:00pm  

Thu., February 15, 9:30am – 4:00pm 

Shine Awards - Celebrating Interior Design Excellence in BC

NEW for 2024: The SHINE Awards of Excellence showcases the work of British Columbia’s professional registered interior designers across commercial, hospitality and residential sectors. The gala evening is ignited with a cocktail hour prior to the awards ceremony and concludes with a celebratory afterparty. Join members of the Interior Designers Institute of BC, industry supporters and our fabulous gala hosts to celebrate excellence in interior design at the 39th annual SHINE Awards Gala.

Dates and time: 

Thu., February 15, 6:00pm – 11:00pm

BUILDEX Main Stage

The BUILDEX Main Stage hosts big conversations, our industry Keynotes, and community partners; all at the heart of the tradeshow floor. Hear from industry leaders, innovators and practitioners as they discuss a range of topics changing the way we design, construct, and manage Western Canada's real estate. All sessions on the BUILDEX Main Stage are free-to-attend for all pass types.

Dates and times: 

Wed., February 14, 9:30am – 6:00pm  

Thu., February 15, 9:30am – 3:45pm 

Workforce Solutions Centre, Sponsored by BCCA

The Workforce Solutions Centre, sponsored by BC Construction Association provides a hub at the heart of Western Canada’s largest building and construction show dedicated to labour and workforce issues. Employers, employees, young professionals and industry partners will find the information, connections, and solutions they need to tackle workforce related challenges.

Dates and times: 

Wed., February 14, 9:30am – 5:00pm  

Thu., February 15, 9:30am – 4:00pm

Explore BUILDEX Vancouver 2023 in 3D

Take a walkthrough of the BUILDEX Vancouver 2023 tradeshow floor.

(Credit: Aaron Chute & MCW Consultants)


BUILDEX Vancouver is a unique opportunity for Architecture, Design, Engineering, Construction, Homebuilding & Renovation, and Property Management professionals to interact, learn and discover the newest innovations from a market in constant transformation.

In 2023, our industry speakers delivered over 100 hours of educational content. This included 81 seminars, 6 keynotes, 13 demonstrations, and 25 free to attend sessions covering pertinent industry themes including: Climate Resiliency & Retrofits, Decarbonization & Electrification, Innovative Building Technologies, Workforce Solutions. 

Now Booking for 2024

BC’s building industry is currently tackling significant challenges and opportunities: Increasing building performance, reducing embodied carbon, improving individual and community wellbeing, delivering affordable housing, and solving a construction workforce crisis.

90% of the BUILDEX audience plays an active role in the purchasing of new products or services. Contact us now for exhibition and sponsorship opportunities. 

What to Expect



An extensive educational program offers sessions of interest to a range of professionals and provides technical updates relevant to Western Canada's most active development hubs!

Busy tradeshow booth


Companies at the cutting edge of innovation will showcase their latest products and services that are transforming our industry, alongside established market brands and products.



Connect with your clients across the building industry with unparalleled opportunities to showcase your products and grow your business.

BUILDEX Vancouver 2023 Attendee

BUILDEX is a fantastic place to explore what's new in the building and construction industry. An amazing place to find new & valuable connections

Earn Continuing Education Credits

Select seminars and workshops from across the BUILDEX educational conference program are accredited for continuing education credits by AIBC, IDCEC, BC Housing and BOMI.

Buildings Canada Newsletter

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.