Advancing Prefabrication is North America’s premier thought leadership conference dedicated to revolutionizing prefabrication & industrialized manufacturing approaches across the AEC supply chain. Uniting industry leaders from every stakeholder, we’ll dive into best practices to optimize every stage of your project, from project conception through installation, & discover how you can build faster, to a higher quality, with limited resource through prefabrication, modularization & supply chain transformation.

We’re back in 2021 with a more comprehensive program than ever & we’d love you to join us whether in-person in Dallas or virtually!

Highlights for the Fifth Annual Advancing Prefabrication 2021:

Pre-Event Workshop Series

Take a deeper dive into the more complex elements of prefabrication with our series of onsite workshops.

You'll be able to take your pick of:

1. Getting Started with Prefab

2. Driving Team Integration

3. Technical Optimization

4. DfMA

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.

Five Tracks of Specialist Content

Back for our fifth year with an even more in depth, comprehensive roadmap of tracks than ever before, you’ll have the opportunity to get the insights to take the entire team to the next level:

1. Single-Trade Prefabrication: Production & Logistics

2. DfMA, BIM & Digital Workflows

3. Multi-Trade Collaboration

4. Volumetric Modular

5. Program, Planning & Operational Considerations

Attend with a group to maximize your experience and secure one of our registration discounts!

Dozens of Hours of Networking with Hundreds of Industry Leaders

Whether at drinks, over lunch, or in a more organized birds of a feather breakout session, this conference offers you unparalleled access to this industry’s offsite leaders.

Every year, hundreds of Owners, Designers, Contractors, Trades and Modular firms gather in one room to share best practices. This is your chance to harness the opportunity to share your struggles, experiences, and get practical advice on how you can take the next step in a room of hundreds of like-minded individuals ready to revolutionize our industry with industrialized construction.

‘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 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

‘The conference was a fantastic assembly of people dedicated to prefabrication and modular construction sharing ideas freely for the betterment of the industry.’

Principal, O’Donnell + Naccarato

‘The conference is on a continuous improvement program each year and it is a great mix of designers, contractors, subcontrators and fabricators sharing ideas.’

Associate Principal, S A Miro