What’s On

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!

DesignBUILD Incubator

DesignBUILD Incubator champions innovative thinkers, giving the stars of our industry a commercial platform to launch their inventions and our visitors the chance to see genuine innovation - all in a dedicated pavilion.

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Speaker Program

Covering 2 Theatres, the DesignBUILD Speaker Program provides access the the leading field experts as they discuss the burning topics impacting the industry including new products, policy and applications.


DesignBUILD RAW returns to Melbourne in 2018 with partner universities, Deakin and RMIT ready to showcase the talent and creative collaborations of the next generation.

DesignBUILD Sectors

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.

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ACIF Forecast Breakfast

After a sold out breakfast in 2016 and 2017, The Australian Construction and Industry Forum annual breakfast forecast returns to DesignBUILD in May 2018. Tickets will be available in early 2018.