Buildings Connect is the new PropTech expo and rich engagement platform-the first to connect the entire spectrum of the PropTech ecosystem to drive accelerated innovation and transformation across the Canadian Real Estate Sector.

Join us at Buildings Connect for the exchange of unconventional ideas and intentional technology transfer during this gathering of great minds from multiple Real Estate and Tech verticals, featuring a dynamic showcase of innovative tech solutions directly impacting people, places, properties, portfolios, energy use and operational efficiencies within the built environment- and extending to the investments and policies supporting technological transformation.

Why is Buildings Connect so unique?

With the focus on technology solutions for Smart design and construction, Smart buildings, Smart cities as well as Smart Real Estate operations and transactions, Buildings Connect builds bridges to connect, inspire, align and access the mindshare of technology developers, PropTech investors, building owners, real estate developers, architects, engineers, specifiers, property managers, facility managers, renovators, contractors, interior designers, brokers, tenants, policy makers and key media influencers who comprise Canada’s diverse and dynamic PropTech ecosystem.

How does Buildings Connect drive industry change?

Buildings Connect drives industry change through impactful exploration, meaningful exchange and rich engagement; this dynamic event:

  • Explores advanced and emerging technology solutions for the built environment with emphasis on transformative solutions for the Canadian Real Estate Sector
  • Examines the direct and indirect impact of Technology on the Real Estate Industry-locally and globally
  • Brings the entire PropTech ecosystem together for 3 days of:
    • Interactive and innovative idea exchange
    • Impactful networking
    • Invaluable relationship development
  • Breaks down sector silos to reveal a more complete picture of the key players within the PropTech ecosystem
  • Connects the dots on how these players relate to each other
  • Clarifies how we all contribute to the technological transformation to accelerate the adoption, absorption and advancement of technology for the built environment

How do I drive industry change at Buildings Connect?

Buildings Connect provides a unique platform to sponsor, showcase, exhibit and speak. Drive change with:

  • Direct access to the entire cross section of players within the PropTech ecosystem
  • Educational information for your audience to:
    • Accelerate adoption of technology
    • Build trust
    • Shorten sales cycles
  • Influential Thought Leadership
  • In-depth audience engagement Pre-show/On-site/Post-show


Interested in Sponsoring?

New this year, enhance your visibility and increase your impact and influence within the emerging PropTech ecosystem with Buildings Connect sponsorship opportunities. Each sponsorship offers targeted promotional opportunities that have the potential to reach over 30,000 attendees before, during, and after the Show.  

Interested in Exhibiting?

Plan now and build your visibility with key influencers from Canada's building design, construction and real estate communities.Boost your business potential with face-to-face contact and get direct access to this multibillion-dollar specification market.


The Call for Speakers is now closed. Thank you to everyone that submitted their application for Buildings Connect @ The Buildings Show December 4-5, 2019. The Buildings Show offers a comprehensive educational program with skill building seminars, workshops and roundtable discussions that you need to compete in today's changing market.

The Buildings Connect seminars will focus on the impact of the wide spectrum of innovative technology solutions driving change within the built environment and creating waves across all the major real estate industry verticals; from investment and development, to construction and design, to property management, leasing and sales. Ranging in perspective from Smart buildings to Smart cities, Big Data and privacy to cybersecurity, environmental sustainability to operational efficiency, and extending to investments and policies supporting technological transformation, these seminars will engage the entire PropTech ecosystem to explore and exchange ideas that accelerate the adoption of technology across the entire Real Estate sector-locally and globally.

If you are still interested in submitting a topic, access The Buildings Show Call for Speakers Guidelines or contact Teresa Baker, Director of Programming at

Full seminar details 2019 will be available online in September.