Design-Build Conference & Expo

Collaborate. Educate. Celebrate.

October 28–30, 2020
DC Metro Area

Registration opens soon


DBIA’s Annual Conference & Expo attracts thousands of attendees and hundreds of exhibitors each year. This event provides unique opportunities for you to network with peers – both Owners and practitioners – allowing you to make connections that power career and business opportunities, expand your professional reach, and create long-lasting impact.


As the only true authority on Design-Build Done Right®, we’re an organization where excellence is built, taught, and shared. By offering access to recognized experts across a multi-disciplined membership, we’ve proudly become the mentors of every member’s success.


DBIA’s design-build teams nationwide are upending the status quo on projects both big and small. Join us as we celebrate the best projects, teams and leaders with DBIA awards for the best of the best in the design-build industry.

Join DBIA in the DC Metro area for the design-build event of the year!

DBIA conferences are the only events created by and for the rapidly growing design-build industry. Design-build is the future and the Design-Build Conference & Expo is the perfect place for newbies and pros alike to get the latest on important design-build trends and topics.

Registration opens soon!

Special Events

For Our Owners

Owners’ Only Forum
Owners’ Networking Lunch

Owners can also qualify for DBIA scholarships to defray your costs.


Join Us As an Exhibitor and Sponsor

The DBIA Conference and Expo is the only event in the nation focused exclusively on the rapidly growing design-build industry providing our exhibitors and sponsors a truly unique opportunity to network and collaborate.

Thank you to all our DBIA sponsors for their dedication to design-build and making DBIA conferences the best in the nation.

Exhibit Sponsor

Earn Continuing Education Credit

If you were a full conference registrant at the 2019 Design-Build Conference & Expo, you have free access to all our recorded sessions. Visit the Conference Archives page for more information.

Even if you missed the conference, you can still get additional continuing education credit for $15 per session. Contact our Meetings Department if you have any questions.


2019 Las Vegas – Raising the Ante

The 2019 Design-Build Conference & Expo was a huge success. A record-breaking 2,400 attendees gathered in Las Vegas for the best design-build education and networking in the nation. We also named the top design-build projects of the year and honored the industry leaders who’ve helped design-build become America’s fastest growing delivery method.

Photos Awards

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Make the connections that create opportunities, expand your professional reach and produce long-lasting impact.

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