ABOUT CHICAGO BUILD
Taking place at the largest convention center in the United States, Chicago Build is the leading large-scale construction show covering all sectors of the construction and design industry.
Chicago Build attracts 10,000+
- House builders
- Distributors and many more
Gather new leads, meet buyers, win contracts and do business.
Join us for Chicago's festival of construction and enjoy Chicago's finest food, drinks and live entertainment, whilst networking with the industry's leading players.
- Don't miss out on the latest game with Chicago Build's very own sports bar
- Celebrity appearances
- Architects' Wall featuring regional architects' most innovative designs
- Live mural painting and art displays
- Photography gallery of Chicago
- Live music across the two days
- Competitions and amazing prize giveaways
Join 10,000+ visitors at Chicago Build 2019.
The show is free to attend and features:
- 200+ exhibitors
- 200+ speakers across 12 specialized tracks
- 26 AIA CES training workshops
- Multiple networking events, including the the region's largest Women in Construction and Diversity in Construction networking event
- Entertainment and much more
Plan your visit and register for your FREE ticket today.
200+ SPEAKERS INCLUDING:
A plan to build a new seven-story, 100 percent affordable housing development next to the Logan Square Blue Line stop is advancing after 35th Ward Alderman Carlos Ramirez-Rosa said he will recommend t ...
The city took a significant step towards establishing a landmark district in Pilsen despite a lukewarm reception from the alderman-elect and the objections of a small-but-vocal group of residents. On ...
On Wednesday, the mayor’s office announced Chicago’s Garfield Green housing proposal was selected as a winner in C40’s global Reinventing Cities competition. Now, the design team will take steps to ma ...
In the past three decades, one Chicago architecture firm has designed about 5,000 units of affordable housing in the city. The firm is proud of the figure, though “it’s nothing compared to the number ...
“CONNECT THE DOTS” was recently revealed as the winning entry of the 2018 Chicago Prize. Based on the Chicago Architectural Club's yearlong “Crossing the Line” theme, the latest edition of the biennia ...
Did you know…the State of Illinois purchased billions worth of products and services during fiscal year 2017 to run social service facilities, office buildings, garages, state parks and more. Products ...
As construction on the 300,000-square-foot “Catalog” addition at the base of Willis Tower progresses, crews recently completed the large curving skylight capping the project’s upcoming retail and dini ...
CHICAGO — Cabrini-Green, the Robert Taylor Homes: demolished years ago, Chicago’s most notorious projects continue to haunt the city, conjuring up the troubled legacy of postwar public housing in Amer ...
The New York-based firm OMA and Chicago-based KOO has been named the winner of an international competition to design an innovative ‘Center for the Arts’ on the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) ...
On Monday, the City of Chicago announced the completion of the $12 million revamp of the easternmost segment of the Chicago Riverwalk, located between Michigan Avenue and Lake Shore Drive. A stroll th ...