Learn. Share. Network. Inspire. Be Inspired.

Greenbuild brings together the industry’s latest education, market research and best practices in an immersive and unmatched experience. From inspirational, future-focused keynotes, high-profile voices and interactive sessions, conference participants can earn GBCI and AIA CE credits while connecting with and learning from global thought leaders.

Continuing Education

Qualifying Hours and Organizations


In addition to Greenbuild’s extensive education program, most expo hall classes, workshops, tours and keynote presentations also qualify for continuing education (CE). Over 300 total hours of credential-qualifying learning opportunities designed to help professionals maintain certification while celebrating with peers.

  • Core Education Sessions -- earn 1 CE hour per hour of education (earn up to 15 hours)
  • Daily Keynote Sessions -- earn 1 CE hour per event (earn up to 3 hours)
  • Expo Hall Education Labs

Greenbuild partners with organizations such as GBCI, AIA, BOMI, and IDCEC to help session participants optimize time at the event and verify credits.  Visit our Education Partners page for more information about session qualifications and attendance reporting.

Attended in 2019? Log in to access your 2019 certificates or contact our team at registration@greenbuildexpo.com.


Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI)

Greenbuild is the place to earn CE hours to maintain GBCI credentials. GBCI CE hours are offered for all core education sessions. One-Click CMP @ Greenbuild allows full conference attendees at Greenbuild to get more than 15 CE hours for no additional cost. That’s a full year of continuing education! And all of those hours are automatically reported to GBCI.

To enroll in this program, you MUST provide your GBCI number when registering for Greenbuild and scan in for every session and activity. Don't know your GBCI number? Find out by logging into your Credentials account. View the GBCI site.

American Institute Of Architects (AIA)

Greenbuild is an approved AIA CES Provider. All education sessions at Greenbuild are registered for AIA continuing education learning units. Over half of the sessions at the 2019 Greenbuild Conference qualified for the lucrative HSW (Health, Safety, Welfare) learning unit. 

Greenbuild attendance in AIA CES Registered courses will be reported automatically after the show. To ensure your attendance is reported, simply provide your AIA number when registering for Greenbuild and scan in for every session and activity. Don't know your AIA number? Visit American Institure of Architects.

Building Owners And Managers Institute (BOMI)

Greenbuild is an Approved Provider for BOMI International. Greenbuild courses qualify for BOMI International Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credit for RPA, FMA, and/or SMA graduates. Visit Building Owners and Managers Institute.

Session Recording and Reporting

Recording attendance. Conference attendees must scan their badges at the entrance before each session to record their attendance. Scanning will begin at least 30 minutes before each session begins and end 10 minutes after the start of each session. CE hours will not be granted to participants joining more than 10 minutes after the session start.

Reporting attendance. Sessions that qualify for GBCI and AIA credits will be reported to the appropriate accrediting body automatically for attendees who include their membership numbers in their registration accounts.  For self-reported credentials, attendees may also log in and print or download a Certificate of Completion. 

Attended in 2019? Log in to access your 2019 certificates or contact our team at registration@greenbuildexpo.com.

By the Industry, For the Industry

Greenbuild partners with a wide range of professionals to ensure every aspect of the event experience – sessions, special events, keynotes, expo hall features – are design by and for the industry.

Greenbuild Advisory Board

Program Working Group

Resilience Summit Advisory Group

Global Health & Wellness Summit Advisory Group

Advises Greenbuild staff and partners on the strategic direction of the overall event experience, including education, exhibits, sponsorship, special events, partnerships, and more.

A community of Subject Matter Experts who curate the educational program and liaise with session presenters on the attendee experience, presentation materials and more. For the 2020 event, members meet virtually April 28-30, 2020 to finalize the session schedule.  

With education specifically centered on elevating social equity and individual resilience, this group curates sessions
and thought leaders for the Resilience Summit.

From builders and designers to product manufacturers, investors
and developers, this community guides the sessions and speakers for the Global Health & Wellness Summit.