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    Monash partners with the United Nations Australia to host sustainability forum

    Monash University is partnering with the United Nations Association of Australia (Victoria Division) to host the two-day inaugural United Nations and Australia Sustainable Partnerships Forum. On April 20-21,... more


    Timber offsite construction conference postponed

    With 70% of all conferences now postponed in Australia, the Timber Offsite Construction conference and exhibition scheduled for June has also been postponed. [caption id="attachment_34368" align="alignleft" ... more


    Sherman Centre for Culture and Ideas live programming returns with Fashion and Architecture

    Sherman Centre for Culture and Ideas returns to live programming with SCCI Stepping Stones dedicated to education-led Fashion and Architecture programming for youth. SCCI Stepping Stones runs 23 April-30 June a... more


    The exciting world of placemaking and urban renewal explored at the inaugural Australian Placemaking Summit

    As populations soar and new technologies arise, the need to build efficiently designed, community-centric cities has never been more pertinent. From attractive and safe public spaces to efficient mobility and t... more

  • Monash partners with the United Nations Australia to host sustainability forum
  • Timber offsite construction conference postponed
  • Sherman Centre for Culture and Ideas live programming returns with Fashion and Architecture
  • The exciting world of placemaking and urban renewal explored at the inaugural Australian Placemaking Summit

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3rd Tasmanian Major Projects Conference

Tasmania is Maintaining Momentum and Investing for Growth. With a strong construction sector, booming international tourism numbers and a high-performing economy, business confidence in Tasmania is building to an all-time high. Opportunities abound for businesses in the infrastructure sector, state-wide – especially of the roads, rail, irrigation, social and tourism variety. Yet with opportunity comes responsibility, and the need to equip oneself with best-practice knowledge on effective project delivery. The Tasmanian Major Projects Conference returns to Hobart on the 20th and 21st April 2021 to condense each of these opportunities – and then some – into 2 days of exclusive stakeholder speeches…

Glasstech Asia Series Online Conference

With a strong desire to connect, network, and learn, Glasstech Asia aims to be the leading community that facilitates industry professionals to work together to address the latest developments in the industry. On the 27th of April this year, the second online conference will go live, serving as a critical international platform that disseminates pertinent information. Covering key trending topics in both the Glass and Fenestration sectors, the conference hopes to answer the most trending questions in the industry and cater to industry professionals from different sectors. The following topics will be further discussed during the online conference: Manufacturing &…

Planning Festival 2021

Planning Festival 2021 will be going virtual for the first time, with the planning profession coming together across a huge planning festival of 5 days. We are using an online event and engagement platform that delivers a truly immersive experience. From the comfort of their home or office, participants will have access to an exclusive mix of keynote speakers, national panels, pre-recorded content, resources and networking opportunities. The program will be designed with flexibility in mind, so that attendees will be able to access sessions at their convenience, around work and personal commitments. The Planning Festival is the pinnacle event…

11th Annual Queensland Transport Infrastructure Conference

The 11th Annual Queensland Transport Infrastructure Conference arrives in Brisbane on the 25th and 26th of May 2021 to update attendees on the big-ticket projects promising to boost jobs and transform Queensland’s transport networks. 20+ expert speakers will unpack the ins and outs of projects including Cross River Rail, Brisbane Metro, Inland Rail, Cairns Shipping Development and CQ Inland Port, while exploring how the latest research in transport can be applied to best-practice project delivery for high-quality, well-maintained Queensland transport infrastructure. Road, rail, transport, freights, and port sectors will all be covered – the conference is all about providing attendees…

4th Annual Fire Safety and Cladding Summit

It has been four years since the tragic events of Grenfell, and it seems like we have any scratched the surface of the combustible cladding issue in Australia today. The tragic sequence of events demonstrated the need for a coherent and international approach to fire safety. In Victoria alone, an audit of more than 2,200 buildings in Victoria found cladding on hundreds of buildings posed a safety risk, including an “extreme risk” in 72 cases[1]. The urgency to resolve this risk has led the local government to work towards reforming Victoria’s troubled construction sector. Recent times have seen several developments in Victoria –…

Australia Digital Construction online

What’s Happening? 100+ Speakers - from across the whole of Australia. Presentations, panel discussions and case studies from: Contractors, Architects, Engineers, developers, specifiers and construction professionals 1000s of Attendees - FREE attendance for all construction professionals Live Networking - Have a drink and a network with the industry! Women in Construction Morning - Networking session promoting empowering women in the workforce. BIM Meet Up - Networking sessions for the digital construction community. 1-2-1 Meetings - Get in front of your clients and partners. Q&A sessions and Self-Development Opportunities Case Studies from speakers across the region CPD accredited For more information…


Redefining traffic management presents the opportunity to showcase the plethora of works traffic management is engaged to undertake. 2020 has cast our industry into the political spotlight, highlighting our flexibility to provide emergency services, border closures, medical testing, flood and fire emergency management, as well as urban utilities, road, rail and construction projects. The focus for the TMAA 2021 Conference – Redefining Traffic Management – will explore these industry sectors providing education and safety information for working in this wide range of fields. Expect to understand why traffic management is at the front end of every type of work and…

National Awards for Excellence in Lighting

The National Awards for Excellence in Lighting will return on 22nd June 2021 at the 5-star Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney. The NAEL will bring together the industry to recognise the achievements of individuals and companies within the Australian lighting industry. The evening stands to celebrate the achievements of companies and individuals who have excelled within the lighting industry, all while delighting guests to first-class entertainment and superb food and beverages. Award Nominations are now open here. To purchase tickets to the event visit here. For full details visit the website here  

Australian Placemaking Summit 2021

Expotrade’s brand-new Australian Placemaking Summit has been designed to provide a holistic picture of the rapidly growing placemaking movement and on a broader scale, urban renewal, allowing attendees to better understand where their expertise fits into the placemaking puzzle, while providing strategies for contractors and investors to gain a competitive commercial edge with their placemaking work. Topics include: How we plan and build communities through placemaking Taking a place-focused approach to maximise the benefits of new Sydney transport infrastructure Indigenous placemaking and the built environment Placemaking and property development Starting with place and not forgetting the people Experts from Arup,…

13th Annual SA Major Projects Conference, 2021

On the 24-25 August 2021, the South Australian Major Projects Conference is returning for its 13th year. The event continues to be the largest of its kind in South Australia, attracting over 150 delegates each year and providing them with high value networking sessions and the opportunity to discuss the latest updates, challenges, policies and plans for the South Australian infrastructure sector. This year’s conference will centre on the theme of ‘Building South Australia’s Future’ and will feature presentations from high profile experts on projects and investments in major infrastructure that are critical for a growing state. With a massive…

Healthcare exDesign

Event overview: Healthcare Design Australia Expo & Conference is the premier networking, education and product sourcing event for the Australasian hospital, medical and aged care design industry. Showcasing global manufactures of healthcare-rated design products, furniture and equipment, it's the ultimate event for anyone who plans, designs, specifies or builds innovative environments of care What: Healthcare Design Australia When: 23-24 Aug, 2021 (9am-5pm) Where: ICC Sydney Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia  


  BILT is an annual event, designed to cater to the needs of those who design, build, operate and maintain our built environment. As a community of professionals, it is dedicated to improving the way industry works together. No other event brings so many opportunities and benefits together in a single location. As a ‘by users, for users’ event, BILT is the best place to get unvarnished advice from the people who really know their stuff, yet continue to learn themselves. Business leaders, thought leaders, innovators and implementers; they are all part of our community and ready to share their…

Concrete 2021

Welcome to Concrete 2021 The 30th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia (Concrete 2021) is dedicated to bringing together global leaders in the concrete industry. Under the theme, “Smart and Innovative Concrete from Disruption” the Conference will appeal to those interested in all aspects of concrete design, research, construction, maintenance and repair, to discuss and share information on how innovation and smarter thinking will allow us to deal with disruption. The Conference will offer participants from all around the world the opportunity to connect face-to-face, sharing research information, innovative and interesting ideas, and practical know-how, with a…

Workplace Health and Safety Show

Connect, collaborate, and innovate with safety colleagues from all corners of industry at the Workplace Health and Safety Show, Sydney Showground, Homebush, the industrial hub of Sydney, on 7 & 8 September 2021. The Workplace Health and Safety Show encompasses a free program of events and opportunities to meet new suppliers, update your knowledge, join discussions, and forge connections. The Workplace Health and Safety Show is headed by Marie Kinsella, CEO International Exhibition & Conference Group Pty Ltd and consists of a team of event professionals with over 50 years’ collective experience working in the exhibition industry. Marie was the…

Safety in Action

For over 20 years, Safety in Action has been the meeting place for the Australian health and safety industry. Thousands of safety professionals across the country have visited Safety in Action to discover new solutions to help them achieve their goals in creating safer & healthier workplaces. Safety in Action returns to Sydney on 29 - 30 September 2021 to deliver an inspiring event celebrating all things OH&S. The event is comprised of a large scale exhibition, free seminars, free small-group consultations and three co-located premium conferences exploring safety, technology and the procurement of the latest equipment developments & resources…

PVC AUS 2021 Shared Horizons

Over A$1 billion of raw materials are consumed by Australian’s PVC manufacturing industry annually and over A$3 billion products containing PVC are sold in Australia. The ANZ vinyl industry is seen as progressive and innovative and highly connected to Asia Pacific supply chains. Over two days, PVC AUS 2021: Shared Horizons will have content rich plenary sessions, technical presentations, pane discussions and table top exhibitions, together with plenty of networking and conversation time including: 3 hours of welcome drinks, networking and fun at Topgolf Gold Coast Dinner with an amazing view and great entertainment at SkyPoint, the Gold Coast’s highest…

Total Facilities

Total Facilities leads the future of Australia's facilities and workplaces through a three-day collaboration into the world of facilities management (FM). Held annually between Sydney and Melbourne, it's the nation's single most important business event for FM and like-minded professionals with the common goal of optimising facility and workplace performance. Over three days it presents leading innovation and thinking for driving efficiency and productivity through world-class FM.


ChinaBuild is Australia’s only China product sourcing event for building and construction. It facilitates successful trade between local industry buyers and qualified Chinese manufacturers.  

DesignBUILD Reimagined

DesignBUILD has been reimagined in 2021, with a renewed focus on advancing the excellence and innovation of Australia’s built environments. The event brings together Australia’s architecture, building, construction and design communities all under one roof and in one essential event. Featuring a co-location with the nation’s leading facilities management show, Total Facilities, you will have the chance to mingle with over 6,000 of your peers from across the planning, design, building and operations lifecycles. Gain access and insights into new markets at the new Digital Building Zone that focuses on the best in construction technology and smart buildings. Plus create…

International Flooring Technology

CONCRETISING INDONESIA’S FOOTPRINT AS A TOP FLOORING PRODUCER Indonesia’s fast developing building and construction markets are backed with an equally robust industrial manufacturing landscape for the processing of raw materials – into wood ceramic, stones, concrete, plastics composites & others – made for flooring applications Floortech Indonesia is the first dedicated exhibition that brings a variety of flooring options for Indonesia’s Asian-climate homes. The exhibition is poised to be the central business platform that promotes Indonesia as the trading hub for import and export of flooring products along with its manufacturing technologies, machinery, installation systems and auxiliary solutions for manufacturers…

Door Window Façade Indonesia 2021

Door Window Façade Indonesia expo serves to meet the market demand for high quality façade and fixtures needs that depict modern aesthetics driven by technology-based design. Focus on green buildings and environmental sustainability of mega cities being built around Indonesia have contributed towards the robust development of the overall construction market. Visit the website for more information HERE  

Victorian Major Projects Conference

Victoria's largest major projects & infrastructure conference attracting over 200 delegates each year. Topics covered - Transport, housing, health, education, energy & water. The Victorian Major Projects Conference is back in its 11th year and will be held on the 10-11 November 2021 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. Attracting over 200 attendees from across Australia, the event continues to be the premier infrastructure event in the State providing a platform to discuss the progress, challenges and share best practice solutions for Victoria’s infrastructure sector. The conference will feature projects and investments in major infrastructure that is critical for…

Glasstech Asia, 2021

Coined "The Glass Hub of Southeast Asia", Glasstech Asia is an annual rotating exhibition that focuses on all things glass. Returning to Bangkok, Thailand for the fourth time, the upcoming 18th edition Glasstech Asia will be held between 16th to 18th of November this year, alongside Fenestration Asia. The three-day event brings together the best of the Southeast Asian glass and glazing sector, from glass manufacturing, processing, and machinery to accessories, raw materials, and finished glass products. Coupled with high-powered symposiums, forums, workshops, and an exciting Glass Installation Competition, it is an event not to be missed. Additionally, Glasstech Asia…

Sydney Build Expo 2021

Sydney Build is Australia's Leading Construction, Architecture and Infrastructure Expo. Sydney Build is co-hosted with Sydney Transport and the CIVENEX Infrastructure Exhibition and takes place at the world-class ICC Sydney. Sydney Build is free to attend and features: Attendance from all of Sydney's contractors, developers, architects, civil engineers and more 500+ Exhibitors showcasing the latest products, technology and solutions 300+ High-level Speakers presenting over 400+ Sessions 20 Summits across 8 Stages Interested in exhibiting? Request the floorplan and full event details HERE.