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December 1 - 3, 2021
Metro Toronto Convention CentreToronto


The Buildings Show

Welcome 2021 Exhibitors!

We are so excited that you are joining us at The Buildings Show 2021! 

Not sure where to start? Take a look below at our Exhibitor Checklist and find key information to help you have a successful event. It is important that every team member reviews the information in the manual, so be sure to share this link with your colleagues so they can be prepared for The Buildings Show as well. 

Exhibitor Checklist

To maximize the benefits of participating at The Buildings Show, we suggest you become familiar with all of the information relating to the show. Here is a checklist which highlights key items to consider when finalizing your plans.


  • Review the Health & Safety Page to stay up to date with all the Covid-19 protocols and other health and safety measures at the show. 
  • Review the NEW and current Show Regulations to make sure that your booth complies
  • Review the Health & Safety Declaration attached to your Exhibitor Contract with all staff members who will be onsite. 
  • Review the Colour-Coded Move-in Floor Plan to determine your assigned move-in day and time.
  • Submit proof of $5,000,000.00 commercial general liability insurance to to be approved by November 1, 2021.
  • If your exhibit is 400sq.ft. or larger, or if your exhibit deviates from the Show Regulations in any way, submit your final/updated booth renderings to Tarah Silva before October 15, 2021 at
  • Register your exhibitor staff badges and place order with MicroSpec Registration Services for a lead retrieval scanner by November 12, 2021 to receive discount rates. 
  • Submit the Notice of Intent to Use an Exhibitor Appointed Contractor (EAC) form if you plan to use an independent contractor to install or dismantle your exhibit by November 1, 2021.
  • Return Fire Safety Reply to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre by October 29, 2021.
  • Place order with Freeman for carpet, furnishings, material handling etc. if required by November 1, 2021 to receive discount rates.
  • Place order with ShowTech Power & Lighting for electricity, lighting, sign hanging services, etc. if required by November 11, 2021 to receive discount rates.
  • Place order with MTCC [link coming soon] for parking passes, booth cleaning and/or internet service by November 15, 2021, to receive discount rates.
  • Learn how to maximize your exhibitor participation by reviewing these exciting Marketing Opportunities.
  • Submit Safety Data Sheets (SDS) for any hazardous materials/products to be used at the show by October 15, 2021
  • Determine whether you must file a Notice of Project with the Ontario Ministry of Labour.

Exhibitor SPAM Alert

The Buildings Show has learned from several exhibitors and attendees they are receiving scam emails offering attendee lists for purchase.

Please be aware these offers are fraudulent. We do not sell or release data and have strict policies around the protection of data at Informa. These scammers do not have any relationship with The Buildings Show or Informa and they do NOT have the data they are attempting to sell.

We continually work with our Show Management and legal team in sending the spammers cease and desist letters; however they are persistent and continue to send under different email addresses and different aliases. If you receive one of these emails, please BLOCK and MARK AS SPAM in your inbox, and forward it to In addition, we recommend to review our Authorized Suppliers List to familiarize with the suppliers who will be reaching out to you for only show specific purposes and your involvement in The Buildings Show.