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Innovative Solutions for the Built Environment

The Premier Event for the AEC Industry

Refine your skills and increase your knowledge by exploring new ways to solve issues facing the AEC industry today. CONSTRUCT offers the opportunity to network with peers from all disciplines, share best practices, explore innovative projects, and learn the latest in commercial construction design and processes.

Stay, Learn and Explore all under one roof!

Join us in the Dallas/Fort Worth area at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center on September 30 - October 2, 2020. Enjoy one of the resort's spacious rooms, and each day it’s just a quick walk to the convention center located inside the Gaylord. Easily access educational sessions located near the CONSTRUCT exhibit hall.

Whether you are a commercial architect/designer, specifier, contractor, project manager, product rep, or building owner/manager, new to the industry or with 20+ years of experience, you'll take away the latest trends and ways to improve efficiencies, save money, and boost your career while obtaining your CEUs.

The CONSTRUCT 2020 Live Event has been canceled. Sign up for notifications for the virtual event coming in October!

About the CONSTRUCT Show

CONSTRUCT is the only dedicated national AEC educational program and exhibition specifically designed to provide the commercial building team with real-world, practical solutions they can implement immediately. 

New Show Hours

Education: Sept. 30 - Oct. 2, 2020
Sept. 30: 8:00 AM - 4:55 PM
Oct. 1: 7:45 AM - 10:00 AM
& 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Oct. 2: 7:45 AM - 10:00 AM;
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM* & 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM*
*Sessions in the afternoon will be held in the exhibit hall.

Expo: October 1 - 2, 2020
Oct. 1: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Oct. 2: 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Oct 2: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM* 
 *Party on the Show Floor*


Top-Notch Accredited Education

CONSTRUCT features over 50 accredited sessions that qualify for CEUs including AIA, BOMI, GBCI, NARI, and/or RCI. In addition, most sessions qualify to fulfill Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) continuing education requirements.

Emerging professionals can take part in the Emerging Professionals Day Program presented by the co-founders of Let’s Fix Construction, Cherise Lakeside and Eric Lussier.

The PREP: Product Rep Educational Program was designed to meet the needs of Manufacturer's Representatives of Architectural Building Products, as integral members of the project team.  The program features a full day of education (5 sessions) to help you stay up to date on current trends in the industry, and refine your interactions and relationships with design professionals.


Explore and Learn in the Expo Hall

See the latest innovative products and services from over 170 Manufacturers, Suppliers, and Technology companies during the 2-day exhibition.

Engage with products and services in the Demo & Learning Theater and in the NEW Workshop Studio. Exhibitors will showcase products through live demonstrations and host intimate workshop sessions on the show floor that are designed to provide attendees with firsthand product knowledge and usable education to assist in their everyday work environment. 

Participate in small group discussions in the NEW Coffee Talk Lounge. Grab a cup of coffee and meet up with featured CONSTRUCT speakers to openly discuss trending topics in an intimate setting on the show floor. Share personal experiences and learn how others overcome similar challenges.

CONSTRUCT Networking

Network with Top Industry Professionals

Strengthen your business connections and build lasting relationships with peers in your field. At CONSTRUCT you can exchange fresh ideas, learn how to overcome issues, and help mentor the next generation of industry professionals.

Connect with your industry peers in the Education Networking Lounge. Enjoy a dedicated space near the educational sessions to sit, relax, and have open discussions with fellow colleagues.

Mix and Mingle with friends old and new while kicking off the first day of the event at the CONSTRUCT Happy Hour. Make sure to finish out the week with the CSI Celebrates! and the Closing Party on the Show Floor.

Register today!

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