Focus on Education: IBS 2021 Building Knowledge Sessions

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Educational programming for the 2021 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) is already in the works. With this ever-changing climate, industry-specific education is more essential than ever, and the IBS planning committee is focused on providing sessions that are sure to address your biggest concerns as you continue to navigate your business post-pandemic.

Here’s what to expect from the IBS 2021 Building Knowledge Sessions.

The Foundation of IBS...

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Top 10 Best-Selling NAHB Titles at 2020 IBS

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The IBS Store, powered by NAHB BuilderBooks, was a key destination for attendees to pick up publications to help build their business during the NAHB 2020 International Builders’ Show® (IBS). Here were the most popular titles from the show. All titles are available as e-books, so you can purchase your copy and get right to learning, wherever you are.

2018 Home Builders’ Jobsite Codes
This is the pocket-sized companion to the International Residential Code discusses the...

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Experience “Remodelers REBOOT: From the Couch”, A One-Day Virtual Event…

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May is Remodeling Month. Register for NAHB’s dynamic virtual event “Remodelers REBOOT: From the Couch,” hosted by industry veteran Vince Butler, CAPS, GMB, GMR, will take place on Wednesday, May 13, from 9:30 AM-5:00 PM ET. This virtual gathering is free for NAHB members.

The event will kick off with substantive conversations about the current uncertain business environment, followed by a series of speaker-led sessions:

  • Why the Perfect Remodeling Estimate...
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Announcing the Best of IBS 2020 Webinar Series

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The Best of IBS 2020 Webinar Series features some of the most popular topics and speakers from the 2020 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS). This six-part series will begin on April 29 and run through August 19, 2020. While the webinars featured are inspired by some of the top presentations from IBS 2020, all will have new content or a new twist and will represent a wide range of topics from leadership to home buyer preference.

4-5-3! ONE Framework to Master Your...

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IBS 2021 Opens Speaker Submissions

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Attention industry speakers! Proposals are now being accepted to present an education session at IBS 2021.

Though conferences and events are currently facing challenges, we are planning for the next NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS). The Builders’ Show is an outstanding event for you to share your knowledge and expertise on topics that impact the home building industry. IBS is the housing industry’s largest annual light construction...

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IBS Education on Demand Is Here

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Now you can access a streaming library of 100+ recorded sessions and presentations from IBS 2020 with IBS Education on Demand. This is an excellent option for those who missed education sessions or want a refresher to information specifically designed for residential building professionals.

Sessions cover the seven tracks from IBS 2020: Business Management, Custom Building & Remodeling, Design & Community Planning, Industry Trends & Emerging Issues, Multifamily Housing,...

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What Happened @ IBS 2020: Education

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With nearly 170 sessions in seven different tracks, it’s no wonder education was a top draw for home building professionals at the 2020 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS). IBS is known for its original programming, and this year, nearly 80% of the education sessions were new. Of the 267 industry-leading speakers, more than 35% of the speakers presented at IBS for the first time.

Here are some of the highlights from this year’s show.

Education kicked off the weekend before...

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In Demand Education @ IBS 2020

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Education was in demand at IBS 2020 and the results are in! Out of 169 education sessions in 7 different tracks, here are the top attended sessions:

  1. The Demise of the Punchlist
  2. 2020 NSMC Super Sales Rally: How to Win More Sales & Live an Unleashed Life
  3. The 2020 Housing & Economic Outlook
  4. Dealing with Demanding People: Maintain Control & Protect Your Profit
  5. The Expectations Game: How to Create a Winning Customer...
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Tech at IBS 2020: Appealing, Captivating & Entertaining

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From the show floor to education sessions, technology was a predominant theme at the 2020 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) in Las Vegas last month. There were hundreds of technology tips, tools and trends to see at the show, and attendees came to learn new ways to apply tech to their businesses, their careers and their everyday lives.

The Tech Bytes sessions not only featured top programs, but the room itself also buzzed with technology innovations. The long,...

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Meet Our Speakers Series: Megan Eltringham

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Megan Eltringham serves as Corporate VP of Marketing for The New Home Company. She is responsible for integrated marketing campaigns and brand management standards across all divisions in Southern California, Northern California and Arizona. Megan has received several prestigious industry awards, including being named in one of Professional Builder magazine’s 2018 “40 Under 40” lists.

At the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), Megan will be one of three speakers at...

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