The Buildings Show: Call for 2020 Speakers

The Buildings Show is inviting industry professionals to submit seminar topics for being a speaker at this year’s program, from December 2-3, 2020.

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Held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, the seminars will focus on design, construction, property management, concrete and masonry, hard-surfaces related issues, and best practices for new construction, retrofits, maintenance and management of all types of buildings.

Topic streams will include:

  • Building Envelope Solutions
  • Sustainable Design, Construction and Property Management Strategies
  • Smart Buildings and IOT
  • New Technologies and Innovation
  • Project Planning, Delivery and Management
  • Legal, Regulatory and Risk Management
  • Optimizing Building Performance and Asset Value
  • Professional & Personal Skills Development
  • Interior Spaces and Trends
  • Technical Building Code Updates

Topic Guidelines:

  • Topics will be selected based on market trends and current issues. Preference will be given to speakers who can present new and innovative content to a broad audience.
  • Topics must be educational in content, not commercial or advertorial in nature.
  • There is no minimum level of title or qualifications for speakers, although the majority of accepted speakers tend to be senior-level professionals.
  • Once you have submitted an application, you will receive a confirmation. Note, only those selected will be notified.
  • Panels should have a maximum of 3 speakers and 1 moderator.

The submission deadline is April 30, 2020.

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