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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Best of IBS™ 2020: Best in Show

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Enginuity Micro-Combined Heat and Power System by Enginuity Power Systems

The Enginuity Micro-Combined Heat and Power System (Micro-CHP) earned the top award, Best in Show, in the Best of IBS Awards 2020.  It also was the winner of two product categories: Best Home Technology Product and Best Energy Efficient Product.

Enginuity Power Systems is bringing Private Home Power Generation into the mainstream with an innovative "plug and play" combined heat and power...

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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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IBS 2020: Extraordinary Education + Innovative Products = Phenomenal Show

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It was a phenomenal start to the new year as the NAHB International Builders’ Show ® (IBS) kicked off a new decade with an exciting show. Held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, this mega-industry event welcomed builders, remodelers, design professionals, architects and specialty contractors from around the globe. From innovative new products to incredible education sessions and fun networking events, this year’s show was full of amazement and value. Just take a look at these...

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The New American Remodel 2020: Completed and Ready for Tours

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The New American Remodel® (TNAR) is finished and ready for tours at the NAHB International Builders’ Show® 2020 in Las Vegas.

The original ranch-style home was built in 1977. It was 2,170 square feet and consisted of three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Additionally, the home was operated on a 1,200-gallon septic system that was powered solely by electricity since gas utilities were unavailable.

Today, the property has been transformed into a two-story home with 4,802 square feet of...

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Getting Around Vegas: Transportation Options at IBS 2020

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Getting around Las Vegas is easy when you take advantage of the transportation options available during IBS 2020.

From the Airport
Airport Shuttles: LASXpress is the official transportation provider of IBS and offers fast and efficient airport transportation services to and from your hotel. Take advantage of Xpress Non-Stop Service or Economy Service, advanced reservations, preprinted boarding passes, priority boarding and on-site airport staff. Click here to make your...

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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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Use the Official IBS Mobile App to Plan Your Builders’ Show Experience

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The official IBS mobile app is now available. It’s the quickest and easiest way to find information and get around at IBS 2020.

The IBS mobile app is free and can be downloaded to your smartphone or tablet via the app store (Apple and Google Play). Just search for “IBS 2020 Mobile App.”

To Set Up
Once you’ve downloaded the IBS 2020 app, you will want to set up your login, which requires your IBS Confirmation ID (found on your IBS registration confirmation) and...

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Game Changers Spotlight: Business Transformation for the Post-Digital Age

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Featuring Tom Goodwin

NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) is excited to have Tom Goodwin is the EVP, Head of Innovation for Zenith Media at IBS 2020. He will present the Game Changers session “Business Transformation for the Post-Digital Age.”

IBS Game Changer, Tom Goodwin, famously wrote this in his March 2015 TechCrunch essay:

"Uber, the world's largest taxi company, owns no vehicles. Facebook, the world’s most popular media owner, creates no...

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Meet Our Speakers Series: Teri Slavik-Tsuyuki

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Teri Slavik-Tsuyuki, the principal of tst ink LLC, has brought to life some of the most valued and recognized brands in resort and community development. Her company works with some of the most innovative community developers and entrepreneurs to identify deep customer insights, create places and brands that people connect with, and explore experiences that matter.

At the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), Teri will be one of the speakers at the session “Emotive Branding That...

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