Networking Events

Construction Keynote and Networking Reception

Part sustainability expert, part standup comedian, part inspirational speaker, Eric Corey Freed delights audiences with his humorous and insightful approach to how humans treat the environment. Offering his unique perspective as an award winning architect and deep green thought leader, Eric will explore dozens of disparate trends in technology, sustainability and construction, connecting the dots to provide a glimpse into how you can better the world AND your business at the same time.

Following the much anticipated Construction Keynote, the VRCA Networking Reception takes place on February 13 from 4:00pm-5:00pm in the Level 2 Ocean Foyer. Attend and join fellow industry professionals in the Level 2 Ocean Foyer while enjoying a glass of wine or beer.


Industry Reception

The annual Industry Reception takes place Wednesday, February 13 from 5:00 – 6:30pm on Level 2. Join your colleagues and network with over 900 industry professionals and enjoy a complimentary glass of wine or beer.


BOMA Luncheon

BOMA's February luncheon will once again be part of the BUILDEX Vancouver show. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about development permit changes from the City of Vancouver. Your luncheon badge will also provide you with complimentary access to the tradeshow floor.

Join us on Wednesday, February 13, from 12:00 PM - 1:10 PM PST. Please register in advance, please visit the BOMA BC’s event calendar.

ICBA CEO Breakfast

BUILDEX Vancouver is delighted to host the 22nd Annual CEO Breakfast for British Columbia’s construction executives courtesy of the Independent Contractors and Business Association of BC. For more details, click here.

Please join us: Wednesday, February 13, from 8:00am-9:30am


Construct Café, Sponsored By BCIT

The Construct Café is a place to sit down with colleagues and clients to enjoy breakfast, lunch or other refreshments during the show. The area features a bar and a self-serve bistro with seating for 75+. Throughout BUILDEX the Construct Café serves as the primary area for attendees from the construction industry to meet, greet and conduct business.