Attendee Registration is Now Open for CONSTRUCT 2017

May 25, 2017 - Dallas, TX

 

Registration is now open for CONSTRUCT, the only dedicated national event specifically designed to provide the commercial building team with real-world, practical products and education solutions. This year’s event is taking place September 13-15, 2017, at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, Rhode Island.  Online registration is available at https://www.constructshow.com/en/register.html.

CONSTRUCT Education Advisory Council Member, Nina Giglio, FCSI, CCS of Perkins and Eastman said “This is an event that you can’t afford to miss.  What a great opportunity to visit and explore Providence, RI, a city with rich architectural interest, top-notch restaurants and immense charm.  At the same time, CONSTRUCT also will feature a revamped education program with diverse presentations that you can’t get just anywhere, not to mention the ability to achieve learning units for AIA, CSI, GBCI, and this year BOMI and ICC, and of course free live product demonstrations in the Learning Pavilion, and can’t miss networking events like the Newcomer Reception and the CSI Honor and Awards.”

Covering everything from air barriers to fire protection systems, coatings to architectural hardware, and much more, the Exhibit Hall will be packed with 200+ exhibitors spanning over 28,000+ net square feet. Exhibiting companies will showcase products, services and technologies for commercial building industry professionals who design, build, renovate or operate in the built environment.  

In addition to the manufacturer and supplier booths, participants can earn over a year’s worth of CEUs, including 18.5 AIA LUs/HSW, 17 BOMI CPDs, and .18 ICC CEUs.  GBCI credits are also available and all sessions qualify for CSI continuing education.  CONSTRUCT offers a solutions-based education program featuring 40+ new sessions, led by over 55 speakers.  Defined into easy to search tracks for architects/designers, specifiers, contractors, building owners/managers, project managers, engineers, product reps, young professionals and students. The program is a must-attend for any industry professional. 

A few notable sessions include: 
  • Keynote: Multiple Agendas with Thom Mayne, FAIA
  • Specifications in the Age of Smart Cities - How Specs Are Changing the World with Paul Doherty, AIA
  • What is a Building Enclosure? with Joseph Lstiburek, Ph.D., P.Eng., ASHRAE Fellow
  • Hands-On Demo of Detailing for a Continuous Air, Water, & Thermal Assembly with Tiffany Coppock, AIA, NCARB, CSI, CDT, LEED AP, ASTM, RCI, EDAC
  • Let's Fix Construction: An Interactive Luncheon with Cherise Lakeside, CSI, CDT & Eric D. Lussier CSI, CDT
  • Specifying Target Value Delivery with Beth Stroshane, CSI, CCS, LEED AP
  • Understanding & Ending Moisture-Related Flooring Problems with Peter Craig, FACI, FICRI, CCSMTT and Scott Tarr, PE, FACI, CCSMTT
  • TCNA & ANSI: Specifying Successful Tile & Stone Systems by the Book with Jim Whitfield, FCSI, CCPR, LEED AP
  • AIA Contract Documents 2017 with Lane J. Beougher, FAIA, FCSI, NCARB, Assoc. DBIA, LEED BD+C, GGP and Salvatore Verrastro, CSI, CCS, CCCA
  • Selling with Guide Specifications with Michael Chambers, FAIA, FCSI
 
Attendees can also earn credits in the learning lounges and learning pavilion on the expo floor and via off-site technical tours.  

CONSTRUCT also offers a variety of options for young professionals (35 and younger) and students who are looking to learn more about the industry, network, and have fun with their peers.  
 
In addition, CONSTRUCT 2017 is the place to get connected with old friends and make new ones with many available networking options including: Newcomer Reception, CSI Welcome Reception, CSI Young Professionals Mixer, and CSI Night Out.

Those interested in attending can register online to save time and money.

The Full Education Package — the best value —   includes access to the education program, the Exhibit Hall, Show Floor Happy Hours, the General Session/Keynote, $28 in Concession Cash and CSI Night Out.  Early bird prices (good through June 13) start at $370 with lower rates available for young professionals.

The Exhibit Hall Only option includes access to the Exhibit Hall, Show Floor Happy Hours and the General Session/Keynote. Early bird prices (good through June 13) start at $15.  

Individual session pricing and options for students and young professionals are also available.

To register or for more information, visit www.CONSTRUCTshow.com or call 866.475.6707. 

Additional show information:
•Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/CONSTRUCTevent
•LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8304223
•Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/CONSTRUCTShow
•Instagram at http://www.instagram.com/CONSTRUCTevent
•YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/c/hwconstructshow
Twitter users can follow the show using #CONSTRUCT or @CONSTRUCTshow. Show photos can be accessed at https://www.flickr.com/photos/constructevent

About the Event
CONSTRUCT is your most cost effective strategy for combining educational opportunities with practical, real-world, product and service solutions for your business success.  This event is dedicated to the institutional, industrial and commercial building industry. If you design, build, specify, engineer, renovate or operate in the built environment, this is your event. The show is owned and produced by Informa Exhibitions U.S., Construction & Real Estate.  For additional information, contact CONSTRUCT at P.O. Box 612128, Dallas, Texas 75261-2128; call the main show line at (866) 475-6707 or (972) 536-6450.

About the Sponsor
Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) is a national association dedicated to improving the documentation, management and communication of building information utilized by the construction community.  CSI accomplishes its mission through the development of construction standards and formats such as MasterFormat and UniFormat; the promulgation of those formats through master guide specifications and building information management (BIM) software; training and certificate/certification programs, including the Construction Documents Technology (CDT), Certified Construction Specifier (CCS), Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA) and the Certified Construction Product Representative (CCPR) exams; publication of Construction Specifier magazine; and an ever-expanding membership of decision-makers who identify and specify building product solutions.  CSI members include a cross-section of specifiers, architects, contractors, suppliers and other construction project professionals who are involved in touched by construction documentation.

About Informa Exhibitions U.S., Construction & Real Estate
Informa operates at the heart of the Knowledge and Information economy. It is one of the world’s leading business intelligence, knowledge and events businesses with more than 6,000 employees in over 100 offices across 25 countries. The Dallas Exhibitions team produces a portfolio of 15 trade shows in various sectors of the construction and real estate industry. To learn more, visit www.informaexhibitions.com.  


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Sylvia Wofford
Informa Exhibitions
sylvia.wofford@informa.com
(972) 536-6407

 
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