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28 Mar 2023

CABE and CIBSE co-locate annual exhibitions and conferences to create landmark “Building Performance Week”

CABE and CIBSE co-locate annual exhibitions and conferences to create landmark “Building Performance Week”

With over 150 exhibitors, CPD sessions, a range of networking opportunities, and awards ceremonies, Building Performance Week will inspire, educate, and entertain building services and building engineering professionals from across the industry.

With the theme of “Performance, Compliance and Safety”, CABE’s Built Environment LIVE will reflect the rapidly changing expectations by which Building Engineers design, build and maintain buildings. Combining construction specialists and budding talent alongside a technical trade exhibition, Built Environment LIVE will explore the most pressing and wide-reaching challenges of the industry. CABE’s conference programme will feature a multitude of expert speakers, covering a wide range of disciplines from across the entire sector, and aims to enlighten construction professionals to the opportunities within our industry.

CIBSE Build2Perform Live features a carefully curated CIBSE CPD programme, informed by industry experts. The two-day event is attended by key decision-makers in the industry alongside, Government officials, senior management, facility managers, consultants, property development companies and experts across the spectrum of the building service sector. For the first time, this year will include CIBSE Light2perform, a theatre dedicated to performance in interior and exterior lighting, with sessions curated by CIBSE’s Society of Light and Lighting (SLL).

Throughout the combined event, additional theatres will feature sessions on Building Safety, Delivering Net Zero, Digital Tools, SMART technology, Light2perform and Health & Wellbeing.

Ruth Carter CEO, CIBSE states: “Building Performance Week is a unique opportunity for the whole industry to come together to celebrate, learn and network. The construction industry is changing rapidly and bringing these two events together will give professionals the perfect opportunity to be inspired and be part of a major new event for our dynamic sector.”  

Dr Gavin Dunn CEO, CABE adds: “The co-location of these two events is very powerful and significant for the sector and offers a unique opportunity for collaboration and learning from each other at an incredibly important time for our industry.  Together, CABE and CIBSE represent over 30,000 engineers and technical professionals from across the construction and property sector. These events will tackle all of the key issues facing our industry including regulatory change, building safety and the challenges and opportunities associated with the race to Net-Zero.” 

Built Environment LIVE is a free live two-day technical trade event combining construction specialists and budding talent alongside a trade exhibition. Aimed at those working across the life cycle of the built environment, this event will explore and address some of the most pressing and wide-reaching issues faced by the industry, whilst enlightening construction professionals to the opportunities available within our sector to start building a better tomorrow.


CIBSE Build2Perform Live is the meeting place for forward-thinking industry professionals, visionary speakers, leading industry exhibitors and young talent. With over 2,000 attendees from the industry, representing all sectors of the building service sector this is not one to miss. The CIBSE accredited CPD programme includes sessions on delivering net zero and adapting to climate change; heat decarbonisation; building safety; retrofit; health and wellbeing; and adopting digital tools and smart secure technologies.


More about CABE

Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) is a unifying voice within the construction sector.

 As a professional body we bring together members, who work across the life-cycle of the built environment specialising across a wide range of disciplines. CABE shares knowledge, raises standards, and develops professionals, enabling them to meet the highest standards we all expect of them.

By supporting our members CABE improves collaboration and competency ensuring that building meet our essential human needs, today and tomorrow.