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Speaker Submissions

Are you a passionate subject matter expert? Do you work on innovative building projects either locally or internationally? Are you a business wiz that has contributed to the growth of a company? Do you have forward thinking concepts that are grounded in practicality? Are you part of a collective that’s advancing industry? If so, we want to hear from you.

The BUILDEX Vancouver call for speaker submissions is currently open and we are seeking industry leading professionals to provide applications on highly relevant subject matter delivered through engaging and interactive platforms.

Information required during the submission process:

  • Presentation title
  • Presentation synopsis (2–4 paragraphs in length. Sentence format, grammatically correct – no bullet points please)
  • Presentation length
  • Presentation format (i.e. solo presentation, panel, etc.)
  • Target audience/profession
  • Name and details of the speaker/s including their biography and past speaking engagement, if applicable

To complete an application, click here:

Timeline for Submissions and Further Details

Submissions will be accepted until Thursday, June 28 at midnight. Submissions will be reviewed over the months of July and August and applicants will be notified on the success of their submission by Thursday, August 30 5:00pm pacific central time.

Please note that providing a submission does not guarantee you a spot in the program. Seminar vacancies are limited as a percentage of the program is already pre-determined. We encourage you to provide submissions that are forward thinking in nature, have practical and grounded take a ways that are presented in an engaging manner through interactive platforms.

Speaker Nomination

Is there an industry speaker you’ve been dying to see? Email Nicole at with the subject line “Speaker Nomination” and let her know.

Questions? Contact:

Event Manager

Nicole Etherington

Phone: +1 604.730.2051