Celebrating its 35th Anniversary this July, the SEBC is a three-day southeast regional building industry trade show offering your business the opportunity to make personal connections with leading industry professionals. This is where the building industry comes together to learn and to network. Our educational programs target the core issues driving businesses today. Choose from a variety of educational options, including sessions that cover six important construction-related subject tracks and specialized pre-conference intensives on multifamily, residential and commercial construction, green building, sustainability and leadership.
Meet face-to-face with over 300 manufacturers and suppliers showcasing an astounding array of innovative products. Special Sections on the show floor include Green Zone highlighting the latest in green products; from landscape to reclaimed woods; Hurricane Alley - sponsored by the Department of Business and Professional Regulations (DBPR) and Building a Safer Florida (BASF) showcases products and services for hurricane mitigation and code construction; Remodelors Corner featuring the latest in Kitchen and Bath designs and the Masonry Demo Corner featuring two days of live masonry competitions including the Fastest Trowel and Apprentice Demonstrations.
In 2012, we welcomed our co-location partners the Florida Masonry Association which hosted its annual conference at the SEBC; many educational seminars, special events and the Masonry awards programs as well as two days of Live demonstrations on the show floor. This year we look forward to additonal programs from the Florida Masonry Association as they add CEU hands on program for contractors on the show floor.
In additon, the SEBC partners with educational icon, the Energy & Environmental Building Alliance and will bring 3 days of intensive education from the HOUSES THAT WORK programs as well as the SELLING HIGH PERFORMANCE HOMES. Look for more information on how to register for these programs.
Whether you are looking for the newest advances in home design or an up-and-coming product, you’ll have three days to discover what’s the latest in building design.
WHEN AND WHERE?
Wednesday, July 10 - Sunday, July 13, 2013
Orange County Convention Center - SOUTH HALL B1 Orlando, Florida (a complete schedule of events is not yet available)
Thursday, July 11, 2013 Friday, July 12, 2013 Saturday, July 13, 2013
11:00 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION & INTENSIVE EDUCATION PROGRAMS BROUGHT TO THE SEBC BY THE ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL BUILDING ALLIANCE (EEBA)
DESIGNATION LEGEND - THESE PROGRAMS OFFERS NAHB CREDITS TOWARD THE FOLLOWING DESIGNTIONS: CGR (Certified Graduate Remodeler);CGA (Certified Graduate Associate); CGB (Certified Graduate Builder); GMR (Graduate Master Remodeler); CAPS (Certified Aging in Place Specialist); MIRM (Master in Residential Marketing);CSP (Certified Sales Professional; CGB (Certified Green Builder)
Contact the SEBC for more information by calling 800-261-9447 ext 109.
Please note the SEBC is located in the SOUTH Building at the Orange County Convention Center - SOUTH B1
9899 International Drive
Florida Home Builders Association
FACTS ABOUT THE FLORIDA HOME BUILDERS ASSOCIATION
Established in 1949, the Florida Home Builders Association (FHBA) represents the interests of Florida’s home building, remodeling and commercial construction industry.
FHBA’s governmental affairs and legal action programs, along with its Political Action Committee, are designed to promote and protect homeownership opportunities throughout Florida.
FHBA produces and sponsors the annual Southeast Building Conference (SEBC) – the largest regional building industry trade show and education conference in the South.
FHBA provides continuing education for Florida licensed contractors to assure members stay on top of changing technologies and regulations, and to promote safe, high-quality housing for Floridians.
FHBA promotes construction training through the Florida Construction Institute, the National Association of Home Builders’ Home Builders Institute, and partnerships with Florida’s regional workforce boards.
FHBA keeps members abreast of important industry news through its weekly FHBAction News e-newsletter, produces a bi-monthly award-winning magazine, Florida HomeBuilder, and offers a variety of home building information to its members and the public on www.fhba.com.
Through its wholly-owned subsidiary Florida Home Builders Insurance (www.fhbi.com), FHBA provides its members cost-effective coverage for general liability, commercial auto umbrella liability, builders’ risk, renovation and vacant property, contractors’ equipment, home warranty, project wraps, miscellaneous errors and omissions and bonds, and more.
Each year, FHBA awards the construction industry’s most prestigious honors when it names the Builder, Associate, and Remodeler of the Year winners.
FHBA’s Foundation and its Future Builders of America educational program helps teens understand and pursue rewarding careers in the home building industry and related trades. Additionally, the Foundation awards higher education scholarship to students pursuing a degree in the construction industry.