The International Builders Show is in Las Vegas this January

If you work in the construction industry then the upcoming International Builders Show could be ideal for you. As well as networking with other people in the industry, there is a long list of benefits of attending the IBS Pavilions event, such as seeing new, innovative products and demonstrations on how they work.

What is the International Building Show?

The IBS is the largest annual light construction trade show in the world and attracts some of the top brands around the world. It is organised by the National Association of Home Builders and provides insight into the latest trends in the building trade, helping businesses to grow and develop.

When and where does the IBS take place?

The 2020 IBS is taking place at the Las Vegas Convention Center from 21 -23 January.

What exhibitions are at IBS?

One of the main exhibitions is the Jobsite Safety Zone, which will demonstrate the latest safety equipment including new technology that can help to ensure that you stay up to date with the latest Health and Safety requirements. This exhibition includes demonstrations of products from the top safety construction manufacturers.

Cedia Technology Solutions are also at the event, to share a number of automation products that will help you to build product knowledge for everything from energy efficiency to smart kitchen appliances.

The High Performance Building Zone will be showing construction workers and business owners how they can introduce efficiencies into their work, allowing them to make more money and save some unnecessary costs.

nextBUILD will give you a peek into the future and what is going to be entering the construction industry over the next few years. There could be technology available to you that you just don’t know about that could transform the way your business operates and drive more profits.

How to register for the IBS 2020

You can still register to attend the IBS on the official website. It is advised that you book accommodation as soon as possible, as this will be a well attended event and hotels will be filling up already. Also, given the location in Las Vegas, there may also be shows on during the time you visit.

Flying to Las Vegas

There are two airports in Vegas, Las Vegas Mccarran and Las Vegas Nellis AFB. The next closest airport to fly into is Boulder City, which is 34km away.

Important travel requirements

If you are heading to Las Vegas for the IBS then you must have travel authorisation to enter the US. Citizens of the UK are eligible to apply for an ESTA, which is quicker and easier to apply for than a visa. The ESTA will be automatically electronically linked to your passport and when you arrive in the US, the border agents will be able to see that you have an ESTA to enter the US.

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