All events (except for The STARS & Galaxy Awards Gala) will be held at the Charlotte Convention Center, 501 S. College Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

7:30 am – 7:00 pm
Registration Open

8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Move-in day for Exhibitors

8:00 am – 5:00 pm
NCBI & NAHB Courses

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
NCHBA Executive Committee Meeting

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
NCHBA Board of Directors Meeting

4:30 pm  – 7:00 pm 
21CBEC Kick-off Celebration –
Free Craft Beer & Refreshments on the Expo Floor - Exhibits will be open.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Registration Open

8:00 am – 10:00 am
Design House Breakfast Seminar –
2018 Building Code Update with
Robert Privott (ticketed event)

8:00 am – 11:30 am
NCBI, NAHB & General Session Seminars

9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Exhibit Hall Open

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Design House Luncheon Presentation –
Landmine or Launchpad? with Army 1st
Lt. Nathan Rimpf (ticketed event)

2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
NCBI, NAHB & General Session Seminars (continued)

6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
STARS & Galaxy Awards Reception and Gala, Omni Hotel (ticketed event)

Thursday, September 13, 2018

7:30 am – 4:00 pm
Registration Open

8:00 am – 11:30 am
NCBI, NAHB & General Session Seminars

8:00 am – 9:30 am
High Production Builder Breakfast
(by invitation only)

9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Exhibit Hall Open 

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Design House Seminar – Smart Builders Build Smart Homes with Tim Bates (ticketed event)

11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Dedicated Floor Hours

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Design House Luncheon Presentation – Where Does The Housing Market Go
From Here?
with Jeff Meyers

2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
NCBI, NAHB & General Session Seminars (continued)

3:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Exhibitor Move-Out