OCT 2 - OCT 4
Focusing on collaboration as the cornerstone of a smart city, this year’s Smart Cities Week Conference and Exhibition will bring hundreds of inspiring thinkers, civic leaders, and technologists to Washington, D.C. this October. Now in its fourth year, this insightful, highly immersive gathering hosted by the Smart Cities Council will address the latest in smart transportation solutions, expert insights into data-driven decision making, and must-see technologies in the exhibit hall.
OCT 9 - OCT 11
Remodeling Show co-located with DeckExpo brings together residential remodeling and building professionals from all over the country to experience the hottest products, learn the newest building techniques, and build their professional reach through fun networking events. The in-depth education program includes hands-on training and business education through live building clinics, on-floor demonstrations, and conference sessions with industry experts. Connect with industry experts and learn new skills to elevate your craft.
OCT 10 - OCT 12
METALCON 2018 will take place this year in Charlotte, as metal professionals from all over the industry will gather to try out new products, talk to experts, and even participate in the “Metal Roofing Championship Games.” Speakers will address business strategies specific to the metal industry, and construction experts will provide hands-on training. With more than 800 booths, Metalcon is the largest international event dedicated to metal construction.
OCT 17 - OCT 21
The NAHPN18 Conference + Trade Show is the nation’s leading event for professionals and practitioners working toward making Passive House the go-to building standard. This event includes five jam-packed days bringing together industry leaders and emerging professionals. The vendor floor will open to free, public access during “Learning Lounge” sessions, providing access to Pittsburgh’s design, development, and construction community. Organized by Passive House Western Pennsylvania, this year’s event will be held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA.
NOV 14 - NOV 16
Greenbuild International Conference and Expo is the face-to-face experience for sustainability in the built environment. It’s for professionals in architecture, construction, engineering, planning, and interior design who depend on thoughtful and ethical solutions that promote wellness and resiliency in construction and urban development. Greenbuild is the only event genuinely dedicated to sustainability in the built environment—from the educational sessions to the products found on the show floor to the way the event is produced. This year's event will be held at McCormick Place in Chicago.
NOV 28 - NOV 29
ABX | ArchitectureBoston Expo is the largest building and design trade show and conference in the Northeast. Held annually in Boston, the two-day show draws 8,000 professionals across all AEC and real estate disciplines to meet face-to-face with 325+ exhibitors of all sizes displaying products, services, technologies, ideas, and innovations. The educational conference program is an integral part of the ABX experience offering 108 accredited workshops designed to polish skills, spark ideas, and offer real-world solutions. ABX ranks 226 on the TSNN Top 250 US Trade Shows.
JAN 14 - JAN 16
Hosting more than 2,000 exhibitors this year, the International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo) is on its way to Atlanta. What began more than 85 years ago as a small heating and ventilation show has now grown into the biggest event of the year for the HVACR industry. Roughly 65,000 HVACR professionals—from engineers to installers and end-users—from across the United States and all over the world will have the chance to discuss the future of their field and new ideas, products, and technologies.
FEB 19 - FEB 21
After a two year stint in Orlando, Florida, the sixth annual Design & Construction Week (DCW) will return to Las Vegas, bringing together 85,000+ design and construction professionals in the largest annual gathering of the residential design and construction industry. Founding partners, the National Association of Home Builders and the National Kitchen and Bath Association will continue driving the possibilities of home with the co-location of the NAHB International Builders' Show® (IBS) and the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show® (KBIS).
MARCH 14 - MARCH 19
The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) presents this industry conference and expo at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. The event addresses innovative energy management programs, distributed generation strategies, HVAC, green buildings, renewables, energy procurement updates, power quality solutions, and more. GLOBALCON offers a multi-track conference program—eligible for CEU credits—intensive training seminars and an energy, power, and facility management expo.
MARCH 15 - MARCH 18
Join hundreds of commercial modular construction professionals as well as traditional contractors, architects, engineers, owners, and developers for the World of Modular Conference in Las Vegas. Network, exchange ideas, see exhibits, play golf, and learn how modular is expediting schedules and creating greener hotels, schools, offices, restaurants, and apartments. As the modular construction industry's largest event, World of Modular 2019 is for anyone interested in modular construction.
MARCH 20 - MARCH 21
Catch up on latest building envelope design concepts at the 2019 RCI International Convention and Trade Show in Houston. This annual event will feature more than 25 hours of educational seminars, live product demonstrations, and a two‐day trade show of more than 140 exhibitors. Educational programs are approved to yield continuing education credits for members of RCI and the American Institute of Architects.
APRIL 8 - APRIL 10
IFMA’s Facility Fusion is an event geared toward the unique needs and challenges in managing specific types of facilities, projects and teams. Facility Fusion is all about focus — on your needs as an facility manager, on your specific facility concerns, on your career advancement, and on building your professional network. Join industry innovators, workplace change-makers, emerging professionals, and mid- to senior-level facility managers in Atlanta to discuss the increasingly multifaceted layers of facility management.
Expanding its reach throughout the Midwest, the IMPACT conference attracts hundreds of green building professionals from across the region who will enjoy a full day of educational sessions, networking, and discussion around today’s most critical sustainability and green building issues. IMPACT serves as a forum for builders, developers, sustainability leaders, and change makers to unite and demonstrate the many innovative ways the Midwest is raising the bar when it comes to green building.
APRIL 30 - MAY 3
The International Living Future Institute is hosting its 13th annual unConference in Seattle. This event brings together a community of leading deep green thinkers and practitioners who will share their insights around building socially just, culturally rich, and ecologically restorative communities. More than 1,100 attendees from around the world will collectively build the vision of a Living Future and collaboratively seek solutions to the most daunting global issues of our time.
MAY 21 - MAY 23
For nearly 30 years, Lightfair International has been bringing the latest and greatest lighting innovators under one roof as part of what has now become the world's largest annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference. This year, more than 27,000 attendees are expected to attend the event in Philadelphia. Attendees will also have options to enroll in any of the 200-plus hours of accredited courses as well as choose from a plethora of networking opportunities.
MAY 30 - MAY 31
PCBC is a renowned homebuilding trade show dedicated to advancing the art, science, and business of housing. Taking place in San Francisco at the Moscone Center, this year's Re-Think Conference will feature two full days of inspiring ideas and provocative perspectives on residential design, marketing, and organizational leadership.
JUNE 6 - JUNE 8
Every year the Conference on Architecture travels to an iconic city for three immersive days of what’s new and now in architecture and design. In 2019, the event is heading to Las Vegas, a city that captivates millions of visitors each year and is home to some of the most exciting and imaginative architecture and experiences in the world.
JUNE 10 - JUNE 11
Held every June at The Mart in Chicago since 1969, NeoCon serves as the commercial design industry’s launch pad for innovation—offering ideas and introductions that shape the built environment today and into the future. This year, NeoCon will feature game-changing products and provide a non-stop schedule of networking and events for the commercial design world’s manufacturers, dealers, architects, designers, end-users, design organizations, and media.
JUNE 19 - JUNE 20
The 9th annual Green Sports Alliance Summit, held in Philadelphia at the Lincoln Financial Field, brings together hundreds of leaders from professional sports teams, collegiate programs, venue management companies, design firms, and other pioneers in environmental stewardship. Attendees will exchange the latest thinking around greening the sports industry and engage fans and communities.
JUNE 22 - JUNE 25
The BOMA International Conference & Expo in Salt Lake City will take your career to the next level. You’ll meet the most important people in the commercial real estate industry. See the latest innovative products and services designed to make your building run more efficiently and get your tenancy to max capacity. You’ll learn from the best by day with plenty of opportunities for evening networking. In just three days you’ll gain the momentum you need to optimize your building operations and elevate your career.
JULY 9 - JULY 11
Intersolar North America, North America’s most attended solar event and premier networking platform, takes place in San Francisco this year. The event’s exhibition and conference both focus on the topics of photovoltaics, PV production technologies, smart renewable energy, and solar thermal technologies. Since being founded, Intersolar has become the most important industry platform for manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, service providers, and partners of the solar industry.