2018 Sunbelt Builders Show™ Schedule of Events

August 8-9 @ Hilton Anatole Dallas
Composite Schedule & Events (PDF)

Attendees Registration | Exhibitor Registration


8:30 - 10 a.m. TIME (CST)

Texas Housing Hall of Honor Board of Governors Meeting

10 - 11:30 a.m. TIME (CST)

Developer's Council Meeting

11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. TIME (CST)

Finance Committee Meeting

1:30 - 3:30 p.m. TIME (CST)

Government Relations Committee Meeting

3:45 - 5 p.m. TIME (CST)

HOMEPAC Trustees Meeting

6 - 6:30 p.m. TIME (CST)

Washers Championship Sign In & Buy In

6:30 - 9:30 p.m. TIME (CST)

HOMEPAC FUNdango & Statewide Washers Championship (ticketed event) (Event, Sponsors)


7:30 - 9 a.m. TIME (CST)

Membership Appreciation Coffee hosted by the TAB's Membership Committee (open to all attendees)

7:45 - 9:15 a.m. TIME (CST)

Attorney Council/Legal Affairs Committee Meeting

9:30 - 10:30 a.m. TIME (CST)

KEYNOTE SPEAKER - Roy Spence, "The Promiseland Project"

10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. TIME (CST)


11 - 11:45 a.m. TIME (CST)

TSF Education: Setting the Stage to Maximize Profits. Presented by Mary Scalli and Karen Budde, Simple Elegance Home Staging & Interior Decorating (more info...)

11:30 - 12:00 p.m. TIME (CST)

Demo: How Plumbing Systems & Water Conditions Interactions Can Affect Home Performance. Presenter: FlowGuard Gold CPVC (more info...)

1:15 - 2 p.m. TIME (CST)

TSF Education: A Powerful Model to Failure-Proof Your Business. Presented by Rich Allen, Tour de Profit Business Advisors & Fit First Hiring (more info...)

1:30 - 2 p.m. TIME (CST)

Demo: Managing Air & Water at Wall Penetrations. Presented by Weatherization Partners, DuPont Tyvek (more info...)

2:15 - 3 p.m. TIME (CST)

TSF Education: Finding Hidden Profits: Making Money With Allowances, Change Orders and Specifications. Presented by Dennis Dixon, Dixon Ventures, Inc. (Building/Consulting/Management) (more info...)

2:30 - 3 p.m. TIME (CST)

Demo: Designing with Countertops to add Value and Profitability. Presented by Hallmark Building Supplies, Inc. (more info...)

3:15 - 4 p.m. TIME (CST)

TSF Education: Proven Digital Marketing Tactics to Grow Your Business. Presented by Kim Olson, Account Executive, Broadly.com (more info...)

3:30 - 4:15 p.m. TIME (CST)

Demo: The Customer Experience. Presented by 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (more info...)

8:30 p.m. TIME (CST)

YP's Builders' Bash Concert featuring Ray Wylie Hubbard (PDF)- Open to ALL attendees (ticketed event)


7:45 - 9:15 a.m. TIME (CST)

Credentials & Nominating Committee Meeting

7:45 - 9:15 a.m. TIME (CST)

Association Planning Committee Meeting

7:45 - 9:15 a.m. TIME (CST)

Codes & Standards Committee Meeting

7:45 - 9:15 a.m. TIME (CST)

Remodeler's Council Meeting

9:30 - 10:30 a.m. TIME (CST)

GENERAL KEYNOTE SPEAKER - Matthew Pollard, "The Rapid Growth Guy"

10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. TIME (CST)


11 - 11:45 a.m. TIME (CST)

TSF Education: Secrets to Engaging and Delighting Today’s Millennial Buyer. Presented by Paul Cardis, Avid Ratings (more info...)

11:30 - 12 p.m. TIME (CST)

Demo: Cost Effective Air Sealing Techniques & High Performance Walls. Presented by Owens Corning (more info...)

12:30 - 1 p.m. TIME (CST)

Demo: Insect Protection, Solar & Climate Control with Screens. Presented by Next Century Screens (more info...)

1 - 2:30 p.m. TIME (CST)

Town Hall Meeting on Taxes and the Economy. Presented by J.P. Delmore, NAHB Assistant VP for Government Affairs and Rob Dietz, Ph.D., Chief Economist for NAHB (more info...)

1:30 - 3 p.m. TIME (CST)

Exhibitor Giveaway Announcements

2 - 2:45 p.m. TIME (CST)

Demo: The Benefits of a Water Softening System. Presented by Hague Quality Water International (more info...)

3 - 5:30 p.m. TIME (CST)

Texas Builders Foundation Meeting

6 - 8:30 p.m. TIME (CST)

Star Awards Reception & Presentation of Awards and Excellence under 45 Awards Presentation (ticketed event) (PDF)


7:30 - 9:30 a.m. TIME (CST)

TAB Executive Committee Meeting

9:45 - 10 a.m. TIME (CST)

TAB Board Meeting Sign In

10 a.m. - Noon TIME (CST)

TAB Board of Directors Meeting

Sunbelt Education Descriptions (PDF)  |  Sunbelt Demo Sessions (PDF)  |  Schedule subject to change
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