Sydney Build 2024 Anticipates Unprecedented Government Support and Attendance!

Discover the pinnacle of construction and design at Sydney Build 2024. With unparalleled government support and attendance, this event features top-tier speakers, innovative exhibits, and exclusive networking opportunities.

Sydney Build 2024 is gearing up for an unprecedented level of government support and attendance, marking a significant milestone in the construction and design industry. Endorsed by the esteemed Lord Mayor Clover Moore, Sydney Build is making its highly awaited comeback to the ICC Sydney on May 1st and 2nd, 2024. This premier event promises thrilling new additions, including the introduction of Government Hubs both locally and internationally, and a stellar lineup of distinguished speakers from various government entities spanning over the course of two days.

Sydney Build is back, bigger and better

The upcoming Sydney Build is slated to be its largest edition yet, boasting participation from over 500 exhibitors and 500 top-tier speakers across 15 conference stages. Encompassing six exhibition halls at the ICC Sydney, the event will be co-hosted with Digital Construction Australia, Australia HVACR Expo, and the International Construction Expo, with an expected turnout of over 20,000 attendees from leading contractors, architects, developers, and construction professionals.

The agenda is set to cover a wide array of topics under the Future Australia, Future Construction Stage, and the International Construction Business Stage banners, including discussions on Infrastructure Development, the Future of Sydney, Making Sydney a World Leader in Construction Technology, MMC (Modern Methods of Construction), and more. The event will kick off with a keynote welcoming address by Paul Scully MP, Minister for Planning and Public Spaces, alongside Minister Jackson.

Government Hub & Representative

Sydney Build’s Government Hub offers attendees a unique opportunity to engage with government agencies from various sectors. With confirmed exhibitors such as Building Commission NSW, the Australian Building Codes Board, and Homes NSW, visitors can gain insights into upcoming regulatory frameworks and projects available for collaboration.

Key government speakers include:

  • Paul Scully MP, Minister – Ministry of Planning and Public Spaces
  • Rose Jackson MP, Minister for Water, Minister for Housing, Minister for Homelessness, Minister for Mental Health, Minister for Youth, Minister for the North Coast
  • David Chandler OAM, NSW Building Commissioner – Building Commission NSW
  • Myia Tabassum, Senior Project Officer – Building Commission NSW
  • Ros Moriarty, Commissioner – Committee for Sydney
  • Estelle Grech, Policy Manager – Committee for Sydney
  • Burak Turgutoglu, Manager Built Systems (Director Design & Project) – Fairfield City Council
  • Dr Hannah Tonkin, Commissioner – NSW Department of Communities and Justice
  • Laurence Richey, Director, Regional Construction – SafeWork NSW
  • Meagan McCool, Director, Metropolitan Construction Compliance – SafeWork NSW
  • Michael Wheatley, A/Head of Housing Portfolio – Homes NSW
  • Eshita Dutia, Principal Smart Places Officer – Cumberland City Council
  • Antony Straubhaar, Director Interchanges and Buildings – Transport for NSW
  • Cara Wood, Social Value Lead/ Manager Community Engagement – Transport for NSW
  • Zac Carmont, A/Director, Strategy & Workplace Hub Management Senior Manager of Technology, Design & Innovation – Property & Development NSW
  • Dr Sunil Dubey, Strategy, Innovation & Planning; Strategy, Innovation and Int Relations – NSW Government; UNSW
  • Mike Taherian, Senior Manager Digital Engineering – NSW Public Works | Department of Regional NSW
  • Stace Fishwick, Executive Director – Commercial Property & Development NSW
  • Tanya Lanycia, Director, Commercial Development – Property & Development NSW
  • James Erickson, Senior Project Officer – NSW Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
  • Anne-Marie Poirrier, Sustainability and Circular Economy Partnerships – NSW Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
  • Trish Fidow, Employer Liaison Officer – Australian Government Department of Employment and Workplace Relations
  • Marina Van der Walt, Deputy Secretary, Financial Management and Services – NSW Treasury

International Government Hub

The International Government Hub, located in Halls 6-7, serves as an ideal platform for businesses aiming to expand their global presence. Here, attendees can explore upcoming projects, tender opportunities worldwide, and forge connections with international partners for import and export ventures. The hub will feature government officials from across EMEA, with confirmed exhibitors including The Australian Arab Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Australia Vietnam Business Council, Finland Australia Chamber of Commerce, Spanish-Australian Chamber of Commerce, and more.

About Sydney Build

Sydney Build promises an unparalleled experience spanning two days, featuring:

  • Over 20,000 attendees from leading industry sectors
  • 500+ inspiring speakers across various conference stages
  • 500+ exhibitors showcasing cutting-edge services, products, and innovations
  • CPD training workshops and accreditation
  • Meet the Buyers sessions with procurement teams from top contractors
  • Architect’s Hub featuring project displays and 3D models
  • Government Hub highlighting opportunities and planning in NSW
  • Exclusive networking events with industry bodies
  • Australia’s largest networking events for Women in Construction and Diversity in Construction
  • An inclusive Ambassador Programme supporting various aspects of the construction industry
  • Australia’s biggest Festival of Construction featuring entertainment and competitions

Don’t miss out on the biggest edition of Sydney Build yet! Join us on May 1st & 2nd. Register for your free tickets today at For media inquiries, please contact:

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