FAQs

Is this event free to attend?
Yes.

I haven't received my badge. Don't worry! All tickets are printed on site, you can provide your details on the door to obtain your pass.

What sessions are accredited?
All 10 training workshops are AIA CES accredited to aid your professional development. For the full schedule, please refer to the conference program tab.

The Workshops are AIA CES Accredited – what does this mean and how does this work?
AIA CES has accredited all of our training workshops.
People are free to attend each of the workshops and will get scanned in and out of each session. As each of the attendees are recorded, we will issue (within 30 working days) a PDF certification which certifies the attendees training for that session. Each session equates to a single AIA point which can be added to one’s portfolio. You must be scanned in at every workshop you attend to receive your accreditation.

Do I need to reserve a place to attend in the conference/workshops? Is there a charge to attend?
The 2-day conference and training workshops are free to attend for all visitors. Session attendance will operate on a first-come, first-served basis. Please refer to the program and ensure that you arrive 5 minutes prior to these starting times.

I've only registered for one of the summits, do I have access to all areas? Yes, one registration to any of the summits allows access to all of the expo.

Where can I find the final list of exhibitors/speakers?
By visiting the respective exhibitors/speakers tab on the website.

What are the Meet the Buyer sessions? Am I eligible to attend? How do I apply?
Meet the Buyer is a chance for exhibitors to meet and network with VIPs from across the industry. Please email marketing@newyorkbuildexpo.com for more information on registering. If you are an Architect, Contractor, Developer, Government Body, Home Builder/Engineer with purchasing responsibility you can apply for a VIP pass.

What time does the event start/end?
Monday 19 March 2018 – 9.30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Tuesday 20 March 2018 – 9.30 a.m.– 4 p.m.

We have a number of features throughout both days so make sure you check out the website to plan your day. This includes an Architecture Competition, a Women in Construction Networking Session, a VR hub, Roulette Table and more.

What time does the conference/workshop/meet the buyer start and end?
These function areas don’t start until 10am on both days and finish at approximately 4.30 p.m. Please refer to the 
program tab for further details.

Are the conference or workshop presentations available to download after the event?
No.

Do you have a list of attendees you can send me?
No. We cannot distribute this list.

Can I have the contact details of attendees?
No. We cannot distribute contact details.

When will I receive my badge?
Once you have registered, you should receive a confirmation email within 24 hours. If you do not receive this, please check your spam settings. The badges will be sent across as a barcode by email the week before the event.

I forgot to bring my barcode to scan – how do I get my name badge?
Simply provide your company name or your name to an attendant at the registration terminal and they will find your registration and print your name badge.

What is the dress code?
Smart/Business.

Is there an age restriction?
Yes. Please contact us for further details.

If you have any other questions, please do get in touch.