The theme is regeneration and Ecobuild will be transformed into an immersive city with a main street, distinct destinations and special feature attractions.
Central to your experience will be Regeneration Drive, a boulevard that links different aspects of the exhibition, enabling you to experience the very best examples of innovation and creativity from across the sustainable built environment. Read on to discover all 2017 Ecobuild and Partner Features or click here for the exhibitor list.
Ecobuild's Immersive Features
The industry's stage for debate and leadership
Regeneration is Ecobuild 2017’s grand theme, showcasing sustainability as a catalyst for renewal across building industries and society. At the Arena, discover ideas driving growth, innovation, collaboration and economic advantage for a more sustainable future.
Innovation sells: meet the innovators' leading the way
Be inspired by the newest design innovations and technical processes that are reshaping building. Discover immersive architecture and the latest materials, technologies and methods that are winning awards, transforming the industry and rewriting the future.
Sustainability priorities and the business case
Explore the new ideas, practices and learning that are helping to redefine sustainability and the future of the built environment. See how the new circular economy is reducing material waste and promoting sustainability for commercial benefit and social wellbeing.
Understand the demand of blue, green & grey infrastructure
Journey along Regeneration Drive to discover how innovations in infrastructure can create places that are more rewarding, productive and valuable to future societies. See how clients, architects and engineers can work closer together to deliver infrastructures that revitalise communities.
Get to grips with legislation and new wellbeing standards
Explore the latest technologies and processes that are helping to enhance building performance, versatility and energy efficiency. Follow Regeneration Drive to see how the industry is reaping economic rewards through investment in smarter technology, materials, methodologies and ideas.
Are you a start-up company supplying the construction sector?
Ecobuild knows how important new businesses are to the sector. We encourage innovation and grassroots talent within construction. That's why we have launched Start-Up City, an affordable way to meet the entire construction supply chain all under one roof.
Explore offsite at ecobuild
A ground-breaking exhibition of offsite construction solutions, Explore Offsite at Ecobuild will be a key component of the 2017 exhibition. Meet forward-thinking companies that are making the most of the opportunities provided by offsite construction and demonstrating their technology live.
ukDEA District Energy Town Square at Ecobuild
Over 50 district energy heating and cooling network suppliers and specialists will come together at the ukDEA District Energy Town Square Ecobuild, a UK first collaboration between the UK, Sweden and Denmark. Presentations, seminars and unrivalled networking opportunities will take place throughout the area.
THE EDIBLE BUS STOP
The Edible Bus Stop® has grown into an award winning Landscape Architecture and Design Consultancy. Using a multidisciplinary approach, it is recognised for being provocative and playful in its methodology. The organisation has been invited to showcase one of its most successful sculptural products at Ecobuild 2017.
The Business District
The Business District offers unrivalled networking opportunities at Ecobuild 2017. Click the button below for information on how to book your meeting for Department for International Trade, Enterprise Europe Networking and Open City.
Big Innovation Pitch Returns!
Ecobuild, in association with Marks & Spencer (M&S) have announced the five finalists of this year’s Big Innovation Pitch. The latest retail engineering innovations, which range from heating and cooling systems to simulation software, will battle it out for the top spot at Ecobuild 2017.
The Great Outdoor Gym Company (TGO
The Great Outdoor Gym Company (TGO) provides city planners, developers and housing associations with a smart, sustainable and scalable solution, which not only adds aesthetic value to towns and cities, but more importantly makes a vital contribution to preventing lifestyle-related diseases and reducing the burden on health services.
The BRE Academy
The BRE Academy is the leading international provider of training and education programs for professionals and employers in the built environment. With a dedicated theatre adjacent to The Campus, this is your chance to attend an exclusive series of masterclasses.
NFRC is the UK’s largest roofing trade association, representing over 70% of the roofing industry by value. With a history spanning almost 120 years, NFRC has established itself as the voice of the roofing industry, constantly adapting to change and innovation to ensure its members are at the forefront.
Book your tickets for Wednesday 8 March
Unique in honouring a body of work, BD’s Architect of the Year Awards is one of the most important events in the architectural calendar. Book your tickets to join over 700 architects in the Platinum Suite at ExCeL for an evening of celebration, recognition and networking.
A great night celebrating sustainable property
The BREEAM Awards is an international event recognising the achievement of those involved in the specification, design, construction and management of the 'best of the best' BREEAM certified buildings.
CELEBRATE THE RISING STAR OF 2017
The Rising Star award, now in its 5th year, recognises an individual’s vision and success in highlighting the importance of sustainability in building and driving lasting change in their organisation or the wider sector.
This is a great opportunity for the industry to celebrate the success of everyone who has been nominated for this very special award over the past 5 years, so please do encourage colleagues to join us.
Vestre is a leading manufacturer of furniturefor towns, parks and outdoor public spaces. They have been involved in creating social meeting places for millions of people for almost 70 years and sustainability is at the heart of everything they do.
Founded in 1992 Greenblue Urban was set up to research and provide solutions for assisting trees in their battle to establish in urban spaces. Global distribution and continuous product development ensures that specifiers and clients alike are using the best tree pit package products available in the world.
Ecobuild is home of innovation and fostering new talent and ideas. We actively support new and emerging companies with affordable options to participate at the show. Look out for the Start-Up trail around the event as we celebrate fresh ideas and support new companies in their trading journey.
We welcome ZEDpods to Ecobuild, a year after they launched at the 2016 event. Since that launch, the concept has matured into a workable housing solution with the incorporation of ZEDpods and the first working deployment at the BRE Innovation Park.
THE CONCRETE & MASONRY PAVILION
The Concrete and Masonry Pavilion provides visitors with access to industry leading manufacturers, solution providers and industry bodies. The Pavilion exhibitors provide a wealth of expert advice, latest product information and practical guidance showing the many ways in which designers can use concrete and masonry construction to deliver a sustainable built environment. The ‘This is Concrete magazine’ is a companion guide to the Pavilion and is available on the stand and online.