Spotlight on IBS 2018 Education: The Hottest & Most Relevant Building Industry Topics

NAHB’s International Builders’ Show® (IBS) has always been the place for building professionals to
get information on the latest trends, the newest techniques and the most
forward-thinking business strategies. The Show takes place January 9 – 11, 2018
in Orlando,
and we’ve managed to pack even more into those three days. Here’s what to
expect: 

Pre-Show
Education

Fourteen Pre-Show courses will be held...

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Get the Most Fun and Best Deals at IBS 2018

Plan ahead to get the best deals and most fun out of IBS
2018! 

The Best Registration and
Hotel Deals

The best deals on registration happen only in August, and
it is also the best time to secure a hotel room. 

Registration
Deals: Register in August
to take advantage of the best deals on IBS
registration. An IBS expo pass is FREE for NAHB members and only $50 for
non-members. You can also save $100 on a full...

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Spotlight on Pre-Show Education: Saturday’s Line-Up

Fourteen pre-show courses will be offered before the start of the 2018 International Builders’ Show® (IBS). These one- and two-day courses give you a chance to take a dive deeper into specific industry topics and to increase your skill set. All courses also offer 6+ CE for NAHB Designations and other industry professional credentials. Click the course links for more details.

Here are the Pre-Show courses offered on Saturday,...

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3 Big Reasons Why Industry Pros Attend IBS

As the largest annual light construction show in the world,
every year The NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) attracts more than 60,000
visitors from over 100 countries. Taking place alongside of the National Kitchen
& Bath Association’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show® (KBIS), no other
event can compare to this event’s magnitude and scope of products, trends and
innovations in the residential construction market. 

IBS...

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Unsurpassed Deals on IBS 2018 Registration by 9/15

[Updated 9/1] The August-only deals have been extended until September 15! 

What’s the best business investment you can make that
will benefit you throughout 2018? Registering for the NAHB International
Builder’s Show® (IBS) now because the best registration deals happen only in August. 

The Builders’ Show brings together the industry’s most
important global manufacturers and suppliers in one place. See more...

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Spotlight on Pre-Show Education: Master in Residential Marketing (MIRM)

The Master in Residential Marketing (MIRM) designation is the highest achievement for new home sales and marketing professionals. Earning the MIRM designation sets you apart from the competition and increases your marketability because it demonstrates commitment to continued industry knowledge and professionalism. It is the pinnacle of new home sales education.

The courses required to earn the MIRM include:

  • Principles...
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Celebrating 75 Years of Building Communities

2017 will mark NAHB’s 75th anniversary, and we are
excited to celebrate! For three-quarters of a century, NAHB has been dedicated
to serving its members and helping ensure that every American has the
opportunity to achieve the dream of owning a home. 

We’ve got big plans to kick off the year-long celebration
at the 2017 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), and throughout the year,
we’ll be commemorating this exciting milestone by...

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Plan Your IBS Experience with the Official IBS App

The official IBS app is the quickest and easiest way to
find information and get around at IBS 2017. Receive real-time IBS alerts and
plan your show experience with favorite sessions, events, meetings and
exhibitor booths.

You can download the app on your smartphone or tablet. Go
to the App Store and search “IBS 2017”.

To Set Up
Once you’ve downloaded the IBS 2017 app, log in...

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Explore Advanced Techniques at the IBS 2017 Master Sessions

The Master Sessions at the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) are in-depth, three-hour intensive sessions that dig deep into a specific industry topic. Full of tips, tricks and best practices, they will give you advanced skills to take your business to the next level.

Take advantage of one of five fantastic Master Sessions at IBS 2017.

Stop Being Out Negotiated: The Negotiation Skills That Protect Your Profits<br...

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Spotlight on Pre-Show Education: Design/Build Solutions for Aging & Accessibility (CAPS II)

The maturing of the U.S. Baby Boomer population is a huge
opportunity for builders and remodelers. As this consumer group expands, more
and more are interested in remodeling their home to fit their new lifestyle and
abilities. 

This Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) course
will help you understand the guidelines and requirements of accessibility, the
importance of doing an assessment with input from occupational and physical
therapists...

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