Construction Trade Shows & Conferences 2020-2021


Annual AGC Convention


March 9-12, 2020

Las Vegas, Nevada

The AGC Annual Convention provides contractors of all sizes the opportunity to gain business-critical insights into the issues affecting their operations. From risk management to safety on the jobsite to the latest in project management solutions, AGC brings together experts from across the industry to share their knowledge and help prepare contractors to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.





March 10-14, 2020

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

CONEXPO-CON/AGG is North America’s largest construction trade show representing asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting, mining, utilities and more. It’s held every three years, with 2,800 exhibitors and more than 130,000 attendees.



Structures Congress 2020


April 5-8, 2020

St. Louis Union Station Hotel, St. Lous, Missouri

Join SEI and more than a thousand of your peers from the U.S. and abroad for an excellent program of technical and professional learning, networking and fun social events!

Be inspired and challenged by keynote speakers:

  • Sarah Sladek, CEO of XYZ University on "Generations@Work"
  • Ashraf Habibullah, CEO of Computers & Structures, Inc. on "Reaching New Heights in the Structural Engineering Profession"
  • Christopher Wodzicki, Engineering Services Director at BuroHappold Engineering, and Michael Gustafson, Business Strategy Manager at Autodesk on "Museum of the Future: Trends & Technologies Shaping the Future of Structural Engineering”

Interact with and learn from industry leaders, those that develop ASCE/SEI standards, and practice/academic experts on Building, Bridge, Career Development/Business & Professional Practice and more, and earn up to 13 Professional Development Hours (PDHs). Special sessions include:

Make new connections for resources in the Exhibit Hall, and enjoy mixing at the Women in Structural Engineering (WiSE) Reception and CSI party Celebrating the Future of Structural Engineering. Bring your staff team and take advantage of the *NEW* Group discount for 5 or more from an organization. Encourage a student or young professional to apply for a scholarship to participate and get involved. 

Come early on Sunday to meet up with friends and colleagues. Join the *NEW* Service Project to create care kits for local homeless shelters, check out an SEI committee meeting, and enjoy the many St. Louis structural engineering landmarks and attractions. 



Coverings 2020


April 20-23, 2020

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

Experience nine miles of the latest tile & stone trends, make invaluable industry connections, and gain the knowledge and CEUs that will help advance your career and business.

Visitors from every facet of the tile & stone industry find that Coverings is the one event that drives their success, year after year.



CMAA Capital Projects Symposium


April 26-28, 2020

San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, Texas

CMAA Focus20 is a high-level conference with a focus on the subjects and challenges faced by those leading teams and firms. CMAA Focus20 will continue to build on the foundation set last year in Boston and will feature extended networking sessions and opportunities to establish new partnerships and steward existing relationships; education sessions focusing on diversity and inclusion, leadership skills, decision-making, and problem-solving; and specialized sessions presented by our industry partners.



AIA Convention 2020 - American Institute of Architects


May 14-16, 2020

Los Angeles, California

The Architecture Expo curates the best new materials, products, and solutions, and the experts behind them, in one place. It’s your front-row seat to exclusive product launches, untraditional materials, revolutionary and sustainable solutions, and subject matter experts.

There’s also live programming, expo credit courses, demos, galleries, happy hours, and dedicated expo-only hours to give you ample time to experience the floor with no scheduling conflicts.



CI Student Days


July 31-August 4, 2020

Crowne Plaza Denver, Denver, Colorado

The Construction Institute (CI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers has developed a program that brings top engineering students from across the country together with potential employers who are seeking new talent. Student Days events give students the information and tools they need to stand out in a competitive job market, while providing engineering recruiters with unique opportunities to get up close and personal with a stellar pool of candidates.


Students are chosen to participate in Student Days through a competitive application process. If your application is accepted, you will be invited to participate in the event, and your attendance will be subsidized by the Construction Institute of ASCE.




September 30 - October 2, 2020

Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center, Grapevine, Texas

CONSTRUCT is an AEC educational program and exhibition that has the goal of bringing together the different disciplines within the construction industry to help improve the future of the built environment.

Breaking down the barriers between the different players within the construction process allows for a more collaborative work environment. CONSTRUCT is the place to share the latest in standards and best practices, industry trends, and emerging technologies.

Join Construction Architects, Designers, Specifiers, Engineers, Project Managers, Contractors, Construction Managers, Estimators, Owners, Product Representatives, and Manufacturers for cutting-edge, solutions-driven learning opportunities.  



CMAA National Conference & Trade Show


October 11-13, 2020

San Francisco Marriott Marquis, San Francisco, California

This event in the fall is CMAA’s flagship event which includes a comprehensive exhibit hall, plenary and breakout sessions, and the annual Industry Recognition Banquet where our annual Project Achievement Awards, Person of the Year, and other individual honors are presented. The CMAA is the association for construction managers.



2020 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo


November 4-7, 2020

San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California

Greenbuild International Conference and Expo is the largest annual event for green building professionals worldwide to learn and source cutting edge solutions to improve resilience, sustainability, and quality of life in our buildings, cities, and communities. 



Construction Super Conference


December 7-9, 2020

MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada

The Construction Super Conference, now in its 34th year, is recognized as the preeminent construction conference developed for mid- to senior-level professionals who work in any of the legal and commercial construction markets. Impactful plenary sessions and compelling panel discussions from top legal, consulting, and leaders of construction companies bring to the forefront challenging issues and new insights into the legal, business, and economic challenges and opportunities in today’s construction industry.

Participants will walk away with invaluable information and resources to assist them in meeting today’s challenges. The conference will showcase many notable and expert in-house and outside construction counselors and consultants who will take up the many challenges of advising construction industry participants in a challenging economy. The program design of the conference allows ample opportunity to meet and network with representatives from the leading construction firms and the industry’s top construction attorneys.

There are over 30 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services directly to you.




World of Concrete


January 19-22, 2021

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

World of Concrete is the industry’s ONLY annual international event dedicated to the commercial concrete and masonry construction industries. WOC features indoor and outdoor exhibits with the industry’s leading suppliers showcasing innovative products and technologies, exciting demonstrations and competitions, and a world-class education program. Introduced to the commercial construction industry in Houston, Texas in February 1975, World of Concrete presented 77 exhibiting companies in 22,200 net square feet of exhibit space with 1,560 construction industry professionals in attendance. 43 years later, World of Concrete now boasts more than 1,500 exhibiting companies and 58,000 registered industry professionals in more than 745,000 net square feet of exhibit space. 



NAHB 2021 International Builders’ Show (IBS) - National Association of Home Builders


February 9-11, 2021

Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida

The NAHB International Builders’ Show (IBS) is the largest annual light construction show in the world, every year attracting 50,000 visitors from more than 100 countries. IBS brings together the industry’s most important global manufacturers and suppliers and showcases the latest products, materials and technologies involved in all types of buildings – including wood, concrete, stone and brick.



ICUEE 2021 The Demo Expo - The International Construction & Utility Equipment Exposition


September 28-30, 2021

Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Kentucky

The International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE), also known as The Demo Expo, is held every two years and focuses on the job needs of utilities and utility contractors in the electric, telecommunications/cable, natural gas, water and wastewater sectors. Attendees can test-drive the latest equipment, watch live demonstrations of new products and technologies, and take advantage of best-practices industry education.

ICUEE- the Demo Expo is the exposition for hands-on demonstrations of the newest technologies, innovations, insights and trends affecting the utilities industry – ranging from electric to telecom and water/wastewater to gas.