Advancing Prefabrication is North America’s leading thought leadership conference dedicated to revolutionizing off-site and industrialized manufacturing approaches across the construction industry. Network with all stakeholders to improve labor productivity, safety, and consolidate schedules through prefabrication and modularization as we explore optimizing the entire process from project conception through installation.


Back for its fourth year, Advancing Prefabrication remains the best single source for education, sharing best practices and networking for companies seeking to deliver maximum value to their clients.

The Advancing Prefabrication Experience

February 3-4

2 Main Conference Days:

5 Tracks

Create your own pathway through our comprehensive roadmap of tracks addressing all facets of offsite construction:

1. Single-Trade Prefabrication

2. Multi-Trade Prefabrication

3. Strategy & Culture – Embedding Prefabrication in Your Organization

4. Modular

5. Planning & Design

 Whatever your focus, maturity, or job function, our 5 tracks provide something for every member of your team.

Make sure you bring them all to divide and conquer, and benefit from all the incredible expertise being showcased.

February 5

Post Event Workshops:

Take a deeper dive into the more complex elements of off-site construction with our triple series of workshops.

You'll be able to take your pick of:

1. Technical Workshops

2. Technology Workshops

3. Skills Workshops

 This is your chance to take part in a more interactive session and gain actionable insights to develop technical skills, tackle cultural challenges, and harness technology in a new way to take your operations to the next level.

Find out more in the Draft Event Guide here.

February 5-6

Post Event Facility Tours:

Four advanced prefabrication & modular facilities will be opening their doors for you to see how to better set up and streamline your production lines. Choose between 9 sessions to get maximum exposure to different approaches:

Wednesday February 5

  • TDIndustries
  • Factory Blue
  • Baker Triangle

Thursday February 6

  • TDIndustries
  • Modular Power Solutions

 Please note, places are limited and tours will be sold on a first come, first served basis. Make sure you book now to avoid disappointment!

‘I will be returning to Advancing Prefabrication for the 3rd time in 2020. This event has developed into the premier event for the entire construction industry as it relates to a platform for Prefabrication. There is no other venue that is so involved in seeking out the innovators, leaders and motivators that are changing the construction industry.’

Marty Corrado, General Superintendent, JE Dunn Construction Company

‘The Advancing Prefabrication event hits on all the current trends we see effecting our business. Delivery methods, technology, modular, and offsite prefab are all changing the way we bring buildings to market and each topic had an industry leader with a recent project-based story to tell. The talks at this event are focused on actual jobs and companies, are interactive, and setup in tracks so you can confidently cover what matters to your business. I was so impressed with the experience on display that I’m bringing a team to the next one…’

David Pikey, VP Technology, The Hill Group

‘As CEO of a global design firm, the opportunities to respond to changing market conditions and delivery models are expansive. Listening and engaging at Advancing Prefabrication 2020 will provide signals of these great opportunities and connectivity with new collaborators. I’m excited to return as a speaker to see if we’ve advanced breaking down barriers, talk about newly identified challenges and participate in knowledge-sharing with the many prefab and modular leaders.’

Bradley Lukanic, CEO, CannonDesign