The NAHB International Builders' Show® (IBS) is the largest annual light construction show in the world, every year attracting 60,000 visitors from 100 countries.
All Homes Start Here: Exhibits
IBS brings together more than 1,400 top manufacturers and suppliers from around the globe in 570,000 net square feet of exhibit space, showcasing the latest and most in-demand products and services.
Expertise Starts Here: Education
IBS also offers the most up-to-date and innovative education the industry has to offer. The show features sessions in eight tracks, taught by renowned building industry experts from across the country. With topics ranging from sales and marketing to construction and codes, there is literally something for everyone.
You can also go in-depth with pre-show courses that can count toward an industry designation, pre-register to save your seat for one of the 3-hour intensive Master sessions or get hands-on with demos and education on the show floor. You won’t find a more impressive collection of knowledge and new ideas for improving your business anywhere else.
Relationships Start Here: Networking
IBS events give you the opportunity to network with other industry pros and have some fun too.
The Centrals are the place to get new ideas and information about your specific niche. Open to all IBS registrants, the Centrals are a hub for lively programs, demonstrations and hands-on workshops - set in an informal, relaxed setting. The Centrals feature some of the industry’s top professionals who are passionate about their area of expertise - so the discussions are always enthusiastic and entertaining!
The NAHB International Builders' Show® (IBS) is the nation’s premier annual residential housing construction trade event for manufacturers and suppliers of home construction products and services.
Meeting Your Business Needs!
No matter what your business objectives are, IBS is the only event that promises to meet and exceed all of your business needs. Whatever you are looking for, IBS has it all.
“Unparalleled” Marketing Opportunity
Whether you are a company seeking to enter the building industry market for the first time, or your company is looking for opportunities to grow and expand your business, IBS offers any company serving the building industry a one-of-a-kind marketing opportunity.
Choose Your Preferred Buying Audience
If you are interested in large national builders, small local builders, custom home builders, architects or designers, dealers or distributors, remodelers or just about any other type of purchaser for your products, IBS has them all. Let us know who your target market is and together we can craft a plan that delivers an audience targeted to your needs.
Discover Your Next New Partnership Or Business Opportunity
IBS is a 3 day gathering of an entire industry. When you become a part of that community, you automatically become engaged and connected with businesses just like yours, seeking to grow, expand and prosper. When that happens, opportunities are born, again.
Grab Your Share Of The National Limelight
IBS is a playground for the national press outlets. When you join IBS, you’re invited to share in national press opportunities that are nearly impossible to gain access to, on your own. Let the national prominence of the IBS and the National Association of Homebuilders help your company share in the larger national spotlight.
The RIGHT Choice
IBS is the right choice. Join us and, together with the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, become part of the annual Design and Construction Week.
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) helps its members build communities. Each year, NAHB’s members construct about 80% of the new homes built in the United States, both single-family and multifamily.
A federation of more than 700 state and local associations, NAHB represents more than 140,000 members. About one-third are home builders and remodelers. The rest work in closely related specialties such as sales and marketing, housing finance, and manufacturing and supplying building materials.