For over three decades, DesignBUILD has supported Australia’s architecture, building, construction and design communities, as the industry’s only trade event dedicated to showcasing the latest in design and construction product and materials.
The largest design and construction trade exhibition in Australia, spanning the whole build process, with three dedicated zones showcasing products and materials across; Construction & Building Materials, Interior Fixtures & Finishes and Software & Technology.
With over 6,000 industry professionals reigning from the nation’s architecture, building, construction and design industries; there is no better place to connect with your peers.
Renowned experts and admired colleagues debate the big picture issues that are impacting the industry as well as discussing practical learnings to tackle your day-to-day operating challenges.
The most practical and cutting-edge solutions for your current onsite challenges and upcoming design projects from over 300 suppliers including local Australian manufacturers and distributors as well as a quality representation of international suppliers.
Our show floor is curated to deliver compelling content for our visitors and exhibitors and showcase the very best the industry has to offer. With insightful education programs, next generation collaborations, start-up pavilions, creative networking spaces and more, you’ll need more than a day at DesignBUILD!
Build your expert knowledge, get up to date on architectural trends and ensure your business is compliant with a program of carefully curated panel discussions and keynote presentations in the Seminar Theatre, presented by Wattyl.
Discover practical applications to help you build your business and complete your next project. The Education Theatre offers a program of sessions covering policy updates and contract mandatories as well as the latest in new materials on the market.
ACIF Forecast Breakfast
The Australian Construction Industry Forum release their forecast annually at DesignBUILD. Drawing on the expertise of ACIF Forecasters, the Briefing helps businesses manage shifts in the industry.
DesignBUILD covers the entire build and design process from landscape and outdoor right through to the interior fit-out. The show floor comprises three sectors; Construction & Building Materials, Interior Fixtures & Finishes and Software & Technology.
DesignBUILD Incubator champions innovative thinkers, giving the stars of our industry a platform to launch their inventions and our visitors the chance to see genuine innovation – all in a dedicated pavilion.
DesignBUILD RAW is a collaboration with leading architecture and design universities to showcase the talent of our industry’s next generation. Local students design and pitch for the construction of feature areas at DesignBUILD.