2022 Economic Forecast (REPLAY)

2022 Economic Forecast

Join us once again for our annual Economic Forecast featuring Rusty Sherwood. This will be a virtual event.

This could prove to be one of the most important programs of the new year.

CBC Pathways to Progress (REPLAY)

CBC Pathways to Progress (REPLAY)

Join us for a discussion on DEI including the recent ordinance adopted by the City of Chicago, ways to increase the local minority workforce in professional services, what’s coming to the DEI space in the future, plus much more!

Design & Construction Post COVID (REPLAY)

Design & Construction Post COVID (REPLAY)

Don’t miss this program featuring experts in the field bringing you an insider’s look into the Chicago construction market.

The Chicago Building Congress

Our Mission Statement

The Chicago Building Congress uniquely represents the entire Construction Industry, uniting its diverse membership by creating networking opportunities to build authentic relationships.  Our active membership celebrates the built environment, recognizes individual contributors, and advocates for the industry’s future leaders.

Chicago Building Congress is the only vertically-integrated trade association serving the Chicago area.  Its diverse membership includes general contractors; subcontractors; material suppliers; architectural/engineering firms and consultants; real estate and development firms; labor unions/trade associations; governmental and educational entities; legal and accounting professionals; financial, insurance and bonding firms.

Comments from some CBC Members:

“I have received more value from CBC than any other organization.  I care about building authentic relationships….My involvement in a CBC Discovery Group has been immensely fruitful….”

– A. Luse | Luse Holdings

“I come to the CBC Luncheons because CBC has the best speakers and programming.”

– CBC Discovery Workshop Participant

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