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September 28 - 30, 2021 (Online & In Person)
February 16 - 17, 2022 (Vancouver Convention Centre)

Host a Micro Event at BUILDEX Amplified

BUILDEX Amplified in September

This September, BUILDEX Amplified will feature a range of building tours, live demonstrations, showroom activations and speaker sessions live and in person in Vancouver, Calgary & Edmonton.

Our audience surveys indicate over 90% of attendees want to come back together in safe face-to-face environments.

We want to help bring the industry back together through in person and online events! A series of small in person events will take place in parallel with virtual educational sessions, keynotes, and demonstrations produced by BUILDEX Vancouver and BUILDEX Alberta, September 28 - 30, 2021.

As 2021 continues to be a year of adaptation and growth, we will find new and innovative ways to foster connections and bring new business to our partners.

Why Host a Micro Event?

BUILDEX Amplified gives you the unique opportunity to show your product or service in a highly qualified audience context. Open your doors and invite our attendees in to see live demonstrations, facility tours, building tours, presentations from industry experts and more. Collaborations are encouraged. Benefits include:

  • Meet decision makers in construction, engineering, architecture, design, and property management
  • Take the opportunity to sell and take orders from buyers directly
  • Be a part of the BUILDEX Amplified event program
  • Gain extensive exposure and promotion from our marketing campaign:
    • Exposure in all pre-event digital promotions; email campaign, social media and websites
    • Logo exposure on BUILDEX websites and sponsor directories
    • Inclusion in press releases related to the event
    • Inclusion in the email campaign to 40,000 industry professionals
    • Promotional listing on the websites and event app

What Event Formats Are Being Considered?

  • Live Demonstrations
  • Product Installation & Collaboration
  • Facility Tour
  • Building Tour
  • Accredited Seminar
  • Workshop
  • Networking Reception

What’s the Cost?

Deadline Extended to August 9

Participation fee (if accepted): $1,750.00 + GST 

Each applicant must complete an online application by August 9, 2021 (11:59 PM). If accepted, the full participation fee is due August 31, 2021. All fees are listed in Canadian dollars.

What’s the Criteria to Participate?

  • All venues should be located within Metro Vancouver, Calgary or Edmonton.
  • All venues must comply with BC or Alberta Government's regulations regarding social distancing and health and safety measures.
  • All venues must carry Commercial General Liability Insurance and have Informa Canada Inc. additional with limit of liability of at least $5,000,000 per occurrence.
  • The maximum group size is limited to 50 (in compliance with BC & Alberta regulations). Capacity will be determined based on venue size and distancing requirements, and may increase or decrease from 50 depending on provincial regulations active at the time of the event.
  • Each event host is responsible for all staffing, applicable licenses and other operating expenses .

Here’s the Checklist

Before you begin, please ensure you have the following details confirmed and reviewed:

  • Proposed event title and any potential host partners
  • Proposed event concept and description
  • If accepted, there is a $1,750 + taxes participation fee (due August 31, 2021)
  • All events are to take place between September 27 – Oct 1
  • All venues should be located within Metro Vancouver, Calgary or Edmonton
  • All venues must provide a $5,000,000 general liability insurance certificate
  • Each event host is responsible for all staffing, applicable licenses, and other operating expenses
  • All venues must comply with BC and Alberta Government's regulations regarding social distancing and health and safety measures
  • The maximum group size is limited to 50 (in compliance with BC & Alberta regulations). Capacity will be determined based on venue size and distancing requirements, and may increase or decrease from 50 depending on provincial regulations active at the time of the event.

For More Information

For more information on how you can host a micro event, please contact: 

John Connell
Senior Sales Manager
john.connell@informa.com

Chris Griffiths
Sales Manager
christopher.griffiths@informa.com

Lisa Barnes
Show Director
lisa.barnes@informa.com