Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Browse our directory of frequently asked questions (FAQs) for brief answers to many commonly asked questions about attending, exhibiting, registration and housing/travel.

No. While pre-registration is encouraged for faster on-site service, it is not mandatory.

Press credentials for qualified working press are complimentary. Please note: Press credentials at Greenbuild are limited to editorial staff only. Advertising, sales and marketing representatives will need to register as attendees but may still access the press room. 

NOTE: Only 2 representatives per media outlet will be allowed 3-day conference pass press credentials. Additional passes to the expo hall only may be allowed upon request.

Working members of the press with valid 3-day conference press credentials will be allowed into the expo hall, all core conference sessions and all key events (unless otherwise noted).

Press with expo pass credentials will be allowed into the expo hall only and may purchase access to conference sessions and key events. All press (3-day conference pass and expo pass holders) may access the press suite.

To register for press credentials, complete the online press registration form. Registration will be available in June.


Complimentary press credentials are issued only to reporters, editors, freelance writers and photographers working for specific publications and covering a beat that is relevant to the green building industry. Visit the Press Qualifications page for more details.

In addition, only 2 representatives per outlet will be allowed press credentials. 

Advertising, sales and marketing representatives will need to register as attendees but may access the on-site press suite.

Stay tuned for updates on the on-site press suite, hours and location for Greenbuild 2020.

Greenbuild typically provides a small room adjacent to the press suite specifically for interviews. Check back soon for details.

If you are exhibiting at Greenbuild and also qualify for 3-day conference press credentials, we will be happy to combine your access into one badge. Your badge will indicate "EXHIBITOR/PRESS" on the bottom, allowing you to access the exhibit hall prior to the show opening each day and also during move in/move out and also the conference program and on-site press suite. Contact us at for more information.

Press registration includes access to the expo hall, the opening & closing plenary, all educational sessions & Celebration.  Press registration also includes access to the Press Suite.  Meals are not included but snacks, beverages and free wifi will be available. Tours are available upon request, based on availability. Summits and workshops are available for purchase. 


We do provide pre-registered media lists to Greenbuild exhibitors and their agencies upon request. But we will only share your contact information if you indicate during registration that we have your permission to include you on the list.

Please contact the Greenbuild Program Team with any questions regarding interviews or specific coverage on a Greenbuild event at