Buildings Connect Showcase, presented by Colliers Proptech Accelerator powered by Techstars, is a new PropTech conversation designed to connect the entire spectrum of PropTech from design and construction to property management to accelerate innovation and transformation for all types of buildings.

Showcased across all market sectors of The Buildings Show, join us for the exchange of innovative ideas and forward-thinking technology 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 of our industry.

Created for Canada’s Diverse and Dynamic PropTech Professionals

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, and align:

  • Technology Developers
  • PropTech Investors
  • Building Owners
  • Real Estate Developers
  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Specifiers
  • Property Managers
  • Facility Managers
  • Renovators
  • Contractors
  • Interior Designers
  • Brokers
  • Tenants
  • Policy Makers

Explore Advanced and Emerging Technology Solutions on the Show Floor

The Buildings Connect Showcase drives industry change through impactful product exploration, meaningful exchange and invaluable relationship development through a cross pollination of key players:

South Building:

  • A1 Counting Solutions
  • AOMS Technologies
  • Breeze Max Web: Online Media Solutions
  • BSD SpecLink
  • Building Stack
  • BuildingConnected
  • Captivate
  • ConstructConnect
  • Drafting Clinic Canada
  • EcoPilot Canada
  • Evdirect
  • FieldChat
  • FLO
  • Gryd
  • iCinfo
  • Intellimeter
  • Jamf Now
  • Jonas Construction Software
  • Keycafe
  • Legend Power Systems
  • Locomobi World
  • MedviewConnect
  • Metrosphere LED Lighting
  • MNP
  • Multivista Construction Documentation
  • Norcat
  • OmniView Tech
  • PCL Construction & CopperTree Analytics
  • PlanGrid Canada
  • Procore
  • Reed
  • Reliable Controls
  • RMC - General Contractors
  • RUNNUR: Tablet Carrying Solutions
  • Sensera Systems
  • SensorSuite
  • Sieco-Tech Canada
  • Snaile, Canada's Parcel Locker Company
  • Tikin Media Elevator Projectional Digital Signage Solution
  • TOA Canada
  • UL
  • University of Waterloo, Co-operative Education
  • Vertical City
  • Yardi Canada



North Building:

  • Brokrete
  • BuildingPoint Canada
  • Devisubox
  • ECi Software Solutions
  • Geophysical Survey Systems
  • Giatec Scientific
  • Houzz
  • Leica Geosystems - Part of Hexagon
  • RenoRun
  • Sensors & Software
  • SoftPlan
  • Studio 13 - The Illustrations Company
  • Summit Business Systems
  • Toolbx


Comprehensive Educational Program with Skill Building Seminars & Workshops

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 conversation to explore and exchange ideas that accelerate adoption of technology across the entire Real Estate sector-locally and globally:

Dec. 4


9:00 a.m.

2020 A Construction Tech Odyssey


9:00 a.m.

Digital Twins Bring Smart Building Benefits


9:00 a.m.

Understanding Today's Lighting Systems: 10 Most Commonly Asked Questions


10:30 a.m.

Intelligent Buildings Can Improve Organizational Productivity


10:30 a.m.

Enough Talk, Practical Smart Building Applications


1:00 p.m.

Database Collection and Point Cloud Integration to BIM


1:00 p.m.

Do More in Less Time: How to Integrate Technology into Your Residential Construction Firm


1:00 p.m.

Smart Cities: How Technology is Aiding Sustainable Development


1:00 p.m.

Connectivity of Digital Buildings: What it is, Why do it and Network Design Considerations


1:00 p.m.

Virtual Facility and Property Management for Class B and C Properties


1:00 p.m.

Construction Software Overview: What's Right For You?


2:30 p.m.

Social Media Analytics in Community Engagement


2:30 p.m.

Water and The Built Environment: How to Leverage IoT Technology for Risk Mitigation and Efficiency (Eddy Solutions)

Dec. 5


9:00 a.m.

The Digital Age of Concrete Testing


10:30 a.m.

Smart Cities: A Framework for Innovative Inspiration


10:30 a.m.

Hype vs Reality of Digital Disruption


10:30 a.m.

What You Need to Know about Electric Vehicle Infrastructure for All Types of Buildings (FLO)


10:30 a.m.

How Will AI Influence Interior Design in the Future


1:00 p.m.

Cybersecurity Risk Mitigation and Best Practices: What You Need to Know


2:30 p.m.

Integrating BIM in Your Office with Today’s Technology


2:30 p.m.

Connected Home Roadmap: Learn from the Research


2:30 p.m.

Building Operation Transformation Powered by Data Analytics


2:30 p.m.

The Future of Work: Mapping the Near Future in the Technology Sector

Why Exhibit

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.

Why Sponsor

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