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 long-discussed plan to build a five-story, mixed-use development topped by artist housing in Humboldt Park reached a key milestone on Wednesday as the Chicago City Council approved financial support ...
The school that Ludwig Mies van der Rohe built has a new leader: The Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago has named Reed Kroloff as dean of the College of Architecture. Kroloff, who has a B.A. ...
Rents up in Rogers Park, Bronzeville Rents in the historically affordable neighborhoods of Rogers Park and Bronzeville have spiked over the last year, particularly near CTA stations, according to a st ...
As part of a masterplan along the Chicago River, the River Beech Tower is a residential high-rise which, if built, would be taller than any existing timber building. The collaborative team behind Rive ...
Construction firms across the U.S. continue to battle a skilled labor shortage that is pushing project deadlines and costs in a negative direction. In mid-2018, the Associated General Contractors of A ...
As the International Interior Design Association celebrates its 25th anniversary, its annual Interior Design Competition continues to recognize and encourage innovation in the design and furnishing of ...
Three new leaders were elected to The American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Board of Directors at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2019 (A’19). At the meeting, AIA delegates elected: Peter Exley, ...
"This is an up-and-coming neighborhood that's coming up fast," Sawsan Jawdat says as she shows a visitor around a house at 4607 S. Calumet Ave., one of four in a row she built on this block of Bronzev ...
During this cycle, developers have been eager to deliver big box industrial buildings to feed the voracious appetite of large users. However, the banquet may be oversupplied, as the number of large, s ...
Money to support a McCormick Place expansion would be raised by expanding a 1% tax on restaurant meals and drinks under legislation adopted Wednesday in the Illinois Senate. The proposal, which has st ...