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Greenbuild International Conference and Expo

Launched in 2002, Greenbuild quickly became the world’s largest conference and expo for the green building industry. Today, in addition to the flagship U.S. conference, Greenbuild is held around the world helping inspire professionals to learn and source cutting edge solutions to improve resilience, sustainability, and quality of life in our buildings, cities and communities. Greenbuild is where inspiration ignites, relationships cultivate, knowledge transfers and the leaders developing the next generation of standards, policies and partnerships convene to turn the promise of a higher living standard into a reality for all.

The flagship U.S. show is produced annually by the U.S. Green Building Council and Informa, Greenbuild's conference partner.


Each Greenbuild features keynote speakers, as well as additional programming where the best and the brightest speakers are addressing issues of our time.

Looking to earn continuing education hours? Greenbuild is a one stop shop to fulfilling your professional credentials including your LEED Green Associate, LEED AP or AIA credential.

Greenbuild is Global

Five conferences in five countries — people across the world gather to learn, share, and connect.

Who attends Greenbuild?

Attendees include architects, builders/contractors, owners, developers, educators and students, engineers, government officials, interior designers, manufacturers of building materials and systems, sustainability officers, and executives from utilities, waste management companies and transportation.

Join the thousands of building professionals who come together at Greenbuild events throughout the year.



Sustainability is the foundation of Greenbuild. The Greenbuild sustainability program addresses environmental impact through seven objectives:

  • Move toward a zero-waste event
  • Increase stakeholder education and engagement
  • Improve sustainable sourcing
  • Improve performance tracking
  • Reduce greenhouse gas emissions
  • Positively impact communities
  • Catalyze the advancement of green building initiatives and sustainable operations within the hospitality industry

Global Green Building Event Partnership

The Greenbuild Global Partnership is available to a select group of companies who make a specified financial and promotional commitment to the Greenbuild brand and its worldwide conferences. The partnership recognizes and reinforces a commitment to building and expanding the Greenbuild brand worldwide, creating the premier event for green building leaders.

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Regional USGBC Events

Engage with the green building community at regional USGBC events

In addition to Greenbuild, USGBC hosts a variety of regional conferences for the green building industry across the United States. These events focus on addressing key topics and issues facing local communities and how green building can create more sustainable buildings, cities and communities.

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