18th Advanced Building Skins Conference & Expo
30-31 October 2023, Bern, Switzerland

International event on innovative building envelopes for architects, engineers, scientists and the construction industry

The Advanced Building Skins Conference & Expo has been running for over 15 years and is the premier international event for innovative building envelopes.

Attracting over 800 architects, engineers and representatives from the construction industry makes this event the ideal place for productive networking with a wide mix of industry specialists from more than 50 countries across the world.

Besides the excellent networking opportunities you'll also benefit from high-caliber presentations and targeted marketing opportunities through our tailored exhibition and sponsorship program. The event is held in English and will take place 30-31 October 2023 at the Kursaal Conference Center in Bern, Switzerland.

Join the 18th International Advanced Building Skins Conference & Expo, 30-31 October 2023

The registration fee is €680 and includes lunch, coffee breaks and the conference documentation including full manuscripts of the presentations.

If travel restrictions are imposed in the participant’s country or in Switzerland due to new measures for health and safety reasons, paid registration fees will be credited to ABS 2024. The Swiss authorities no longer request that conference participants have to be vaccinated and must wear a mask at the conference center and the hotel. We will let you know immediately if the rules change.

Exhibition and Sponsorship Opportunities

Ensure visibility and exposure to an international audience and showcase your business in the building envelope market with our speaking slots, sponsorship packages and exhibition space. It’s the perfect way for you to network with those from across the world.

For more information please visit our Sponsors & Exhibitors page.

The Conference Committee

Cinzia Abbate



AeV Architetti, Rome, Italy

Steve Burroughs



University of Canberra, Australia

Matthew Fineout



Smart Architecture, Dubai

David Frey



HOK Los Angeles, USA

Michael Garrison



University of Texas at Austin, USA

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