The Build & Design Queensland expo opens at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on 9 May 2012.  

According to Exhibition Manager, Michael-William Kelly, the expo is taking place at an opportune time with major flood and cyclone reconstruction projects underway in addition to the Commonwealth Games coming up in 2018. The exhibition will help building industry professions find the latest products, ideas and innovations to design and build better.  

The Build & Design Queensland expo features dedicated areas focussing specifically on design and building, as well as new product showcases and seminars.  

The expo will host over 120 leading industry suppliers including ace stone + tiles, Bosch, BlueScope Steel and Warwick Fabrics to niche insulation and outdoor design suppliers showcasing products and ideas from around Queensland and Australia. The trade show will deliver the latest ideas, innovations, concepts and trends to design, building and architecture professionals in Brisbane.  

The Build & Design Queensland expo is free for industry professionals who pre-register online.  

Highlights of the Build & Design Queensland expo:  

  • Live Seminar Stage by Boral where visitors will be able to learn from an acclaimed panel of leading industry speakers
  • Hot Seat gives visitors the chance to quiz some of the most recognised names in Queensland and Australian design, building and construction
  • Seminars on the ‘Refurbishment of Hotels’ by Rohrig, ‘Lunch and Learn’ with the Queensland Government, Energex’s Building to a 6-Star Rating’ panel discussion, ‘Tropical Green Building’ by Total Project Group, UDIA ‘EnviroDevelopment’, ‘Importance of Lighting in the Design Process’ and a DIA Design Panel
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