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BUILD25: AWCI's Convention + Expo will take place at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

BUILD25: AWCI's Convention + Expo

The largest trade show for the wall and ceiling industry.

March 31–April 3, 2025
Westin Charlotte Convention Center
Charlotte, North Carolina

Showcasing the latest and greatest products, services and solutions to help your company thrive. All market segments are represented from drywall, ceilings and acoustics, lath and metal framing, plaster, EIFS, insulation, software and more.

The convention and expo brings people together from across the industry for a variety of in-depth education sessions and stellar networking receptions. BUILD25: AWCI’s Convention + Expo is managed by the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry.

Exhibitor Information

Become an exhibitor and present your product, service or solution to the most influential wall and ceiling professionals in the nation. As an exhibitor, you will meet face to face with top decision-makers and establish lasting relationships.


Sponsorship opportunities for BUILD25: AWCI’s Convention + Expo are available to take your level of exposure to new heights—increasing your ability to get your message across to customers and building your company’s name recognition while achieving tangible results.

Contact AWCI with questions regarding the convention

General Inquries

Samantha Riemer, CEM, CMP

Trade Show Manager

Email: [email protected]

Sponsorship Opportunities

Brittany Lord-Buchanan, CMP

Director, Convention and Conferences

Email: [email protected]

2024 Sponsors






Future Dates

March 31- April 3, 2025

Charlotte Convention Center
Westin Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

March 14-18, 2026

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Hilton New Orleans Riverside
New Orleans, LA

April 11-15, 2027

Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
Grapevine, TX

April 17-21, 2028

Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center
Aurora, CO


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BUILD23 Videos

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