UK construction events in 2018
Recently we made a list of the upcoming European construction events in 2018. If you haven’t seen it, you can find it here.
This time we are back with a detailed catalog of the top UK construction events for this year. We decided to focus on the UK market due to its significant impact both on European and global construction.[clickToTweet tweet=”Check this great list of the top UK construction events for 2018! 🏗️” quote=”Check this great list of the top UK construction events for 2018! 🏗️”]
There are a lot of really good events coming up for the UK, which you can find on the table below. In our list, you can find everything from award shows and BIM conferences to housebuilding, architecture, and construction events in general. We encourage you to do your due diligence and find the right event for you. Here is your chance to connect with your peers, expand your network and improve your brand image. If that’s not what you are looking for then no reason to worry at all. You will also have the opportunity to find new products that could eventually help you grow your business.
Scroll to the side in the table to see more information ➡️
|Event||Location||Contact||Website||Date from||Date to||Theme of the event|
|BIM Show Live 2018||Boiler Shop, 20 South St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3PE, UKemail@example.com||Link||28/2||1/3||Experience keynotes, panels, and interactive seminar sessions from construction experts|
|ecoShowcase||Etihad Stadium, Ashton New Rd, Manchester M11 3FF, UK||Link||27/2||27/2||Design, Building, Manage Design|
|ecobuild||ExCel London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL, UKfirstname.lastname@example.org||Link||06/3||8/3||Design, Construction and Built Environment|
|The Society of Construction Law Annual Conference||The Royal Armouries, Armouries Dr, Leeds LS10 1LT, UK||Link||9/3||9/3||Key event to get updated on construction laws and any changes in contractual obligations.|
|The UK Concrete Show (UKCS)||National Exhibition Center, North Ave, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1NT, UK||Link||21/3||22/3||Concrete event. Masterclasses and live demos.|
|Homebuilding & Renovating Show||NEC, North Ave, Birmingham, B40 1NT, United Kingdom||Link||22/3||25/3||Homebuiling, Renovating and Home Improvemen|
|ElexShow||Eventcity, Phoenix Way, Stretford, Manchester M41 7TB, UK||Link||15/3||16/3||Professional electrician event. See and try out new power tools and hand tools.|
|ToolFair||Eventcity, Phoenix Way, Stretford, Manchester M41 7TB, UK||Link||15/3||16/3||Showcases power tools, hand tools and building equipment.|
|The Health & Safety Event||NEC, North Ave, Birmingham, B40 1NT, United Kingdomemail@example.com||Link||10/4||12/4||Health and safety in construction|
|The UK Infrastructure Show 2018||NEC, North Ave, Birmingham, B40 1NT, United Kingdomfirstname.lastname@example.org||Link||17/4||17/4||Infrastructure, Housing & Supply Chain event|
|Architex||St George's Hall, St George's Place, Liverpool L1 1JJ, UKemail@example.com||Link||11/4||12/4||Architecture and building design|
|Architect of the year awards||Park Plaza, 200 Westminster Bridge Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 7UT, UK||Link||18/4||18||Award show|
|National Engineering & Construction Recruitment Exhibition||NEC, North Ave, Birmingham, B40 1NT, United Kingdom||Link||20/4||21/4||A great event to attend if you're looking to get hired in the industry, or if you're a construction professional looking for your next step up the career ladder.|
|Scot Plant||Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, Edinburgh EH28 8NB, UK||Link||20/4||21/4||Scotlands biggest construction equipment trade event|
|RICS Quantity Surveying & Construction Conference||etc. Venues St Pauls, 200 Aldersgate, St. Pauls, London EC1A 4HD, United Kingdomfirstname.lastname@example.org||Link||10/5||10/5||News about how the industry is performing, the current demands and the future|
|Regen Conference & Exhibition||St George's Hall, St George's Place, Liverpool L1 1JJ, UKemail@example.com||Link||2/5||3/5||The leading Free-To-Attend forum for the UK regeneration industry|
|Clerkenwell Design Week||Londonfirstname.lastname@example.org||Link||22/4||24/4||The UK's leading independent design festival for architects and the like.|
|Quality in Construction Summit||Radisson Blu Hotel, London Stansted Airport, Waltham Close, Stansted CM24 1PP, UKemail@example.com||Link||7/6||7/6||Delivering qualiy in construction, and best practices|
|National Infrastructure Expo||ExCel London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL, UK||Laurence.Hoare@infrastructure.co.uk||Link||12/6||12/6||Latest products and innovations|
|Vision 2018||Business Design Centre, 52 Upper St, London N1 0QH, UKfirstname.lastname@example.org||Link||21/6||22/6||Event aimed for UK architects, designers, specifiers and their clients. Find innovative building products, materials, solutions etc.|
|CIH Housing Conference & Exhibition||Manchester Central, Windmill St, Manchester M2 3GX, UK||Link||26/6||28/6||Housing festival. New ideas, best practices and innovative solutions.|
|Build It Live||Bicester Heritage Event Centre, A4421, Launton, Bicester OX26 5HA, UKemail@example.com||Link||9/6||10/6||Self-build exhibitions. Event to help you find everyday solutions to manage your home building/renovating projects|
|Homebuilding Renovationg Show - Scotland||SEC Centre, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW, UK||Link||16/6||17/6||Exibition for self builders and renovators|
|ARCOM Conference||Queens University Belfast, University Rd, Belfast BT7 1NN, UK||Link||3/9||5/9||BIM, instrastructure management, planning & productivity, construction design & techonology and much more.|
|National Housing Summit||Park Plaza, 200 Westminster Bridge Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 7UT, UKfirstname.lastname@example.org||Link||19/9||20/9||Housing event|
|London Homebuilding & Renovating Show||ExCel London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL, UK||Link||21/9||23/9||Homebuilding & renovating event|
|Construction Expo South East 2018||South of England Event Centre, Selsfield Rd, Ardingly, Haywards Heath RH17 6TH, UKemail@example.com||Link||13/9||13/9||Construction,BIM, architecture, development, technology|
|The Flooring Show||Harrogate International Centre, King's Rd, Harrogate HG1 5LA, UK||Link||16/9||16/9||The UK's flagship flooring event|
|100% design||Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, Hammersmith, London W14 8UX, UK||Link||19/9||22/9||Leading design trade event in the UK|
|UK Construction Week||NEC, North Ave, Birmingham, B40 1NT, United Kingdomfirstname.lastname@example.org||Link||9/10||11/10||The UK's largest construction trade show|
|London Build 2018||Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, Hammersmith, London W14 8UX, UKemail@example.com||Link||23/10||24/10||The leading construction show in for London. Latest news and discussion around projects, opportunities and developments across the UK's construction industry.|
|Scotland Build 2018||SEC Centre, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW, UKfirstname.lastname@example.org||Link||21/11||22/11||Biggest construction show in Scotland.|
|The Offsite Construction Show||ExCel London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL, UKemail@example.com||Link||20/11||21/11||Building, constrution, design and engineering|
UK map of the events
In order to give you a better overview of the events mentioned above, we also put together an informative map containing all the exact location of the event. But that’s not all! On the map, you will be able to find more about the theme of each event, its location and the date that is scheduled to take place. Lastly, access to every event’s website and contact details is provided, as well.
Download the full UK list
The table and the map are great. But you know what would be even better? A spreadsheet containing all the events and their full contact details. Well, we did that, too! Just by adding your email address on the form below, you can download the full list for free. Get access to all the location and contact information and prepare for some serious networking.
Top UK construction events have already started
We are still in February, but some notable construction events have already taken place in the UK. The European ConTech Summit in London is probably the most representative example. GenieBelt, in collaboration with Construction News, hosted on January 30th a great discussion about the present and the future of the building sector. Some of the biggest innovators in Europe were present in the event and all agreed that now more than ever is the right time for brave investments in construction.
You can get a sneak peek at the event at the video below:
In case that you want a closer look at everything that happened during the European ConTech Summit, feel free to read the article that we published about the event here. Stay also tuned, because many more interesting talks in regards to the event are coming soon!
Let them know about the latest trends!
Before you attend an event in construction, make sure that you are well prepared. Stay informed about the latest trends in the building sector and pass the knowledge to your interlocutors. In that way, you will be able to attract a lot of positive attention and make valuable connections in an easier and more straightforward manner.
To achieve this, we highly recommend that you take a look at our newly published infographic on the hottest construction trends for 2018 ⬇️
Wrapping it up
That’s all folks! Construction events are an excellent way of networking in the industry, so hopefully this list can be a powerful tool on your hands. Make your research, find the event that matches your needs best and join the big shift that is taking place in construction at the moment.
Featured image source: Building Dundee by Neil Williamson