Education Highlights

All Building Knowledge Starts Here

Tech Hub at IBS 2014IBS education is in demand! The number of attendees getting full registrations (with access to all education sessions) has grown 40% over the last two years because builders and industry professionals know that IBS keeps you up to date on the latest trends, the newest techniques and the most forward-thinking business strategies.

With over 100 education sessions in 10 tracks that cover the breadth of the entire building industry, you’ll find the know-how you’re looking for as well as insight you never expected. 

New Education Track: Building Techniques, Systems & Materials

You asked, and we answered! Building on the success of the demos in the High-Performance Building Zone at IBS 2014, we’ve added an entire track devoted to the “how-to’s” of modern home building and remodeling.

Learn from the Top Minds in Building

Speaker ratings are at an all-time high! In 2015, you’ll hear from the most-highly rated speakers from past shows and we’ve recruited 70 brand new voices to bring fresh perspectives.

The Tech Hub is BackEducation at IBS 2014

Expect an energetic and enthusiastic audience at the Tech Hub, an education session room set up to teach and make use of new technology and platforms, whether to run your business more effectively or market to customers.

Building Knowledge and Spotlight Sessions

We’re offering over 100 spectacular one-hour sessions, based directly on your feedback. Get ready for trends and technique on design, sales, remodeling, high performance building, finance and more.

Master Sessions and Plan Reviews

In Master sessions, take time to fully explore a topic in a smaller sized class for an optimal experience. Consult with top designers and architects during the Plan Reviews – on your own building plans!