The Build Smarter Conference is where smart builders come together to explore homebuilding trends, technology, and innovation.

Back for the 18th year - bigger and better than ever!






Attendees Per Company

Together, we Build Smarter.

We invite you to join more than 400 homebuilder professionals from across North America who will convene in Austin for a 3-day event filled with networking, learning, and collaboration.

Hosted by Constellation HomeBuilder Systems, this event will provide you with the latest industry insights, product innovations, and technical knowledge that will prepare you and your business for the year ahead.

  • Industry executive panels
  • Software roadmap and sneak peeks
  • Product training and tech lab
  • Industry data and trends
  • Networking with your peers
  • License and professional service credits
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Build Smarter 2023

Benefit from actionable insights and best practices through user groups, builder panel discussions, and more.

This year’s sessions feature:

Monday, October 28

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Builder Community Tour

3:00 PM 

Registration Opens

3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
User Community Sessions

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Welcome Reception

Tuesday, October 29

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Welcome and Keynotes

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Training Sessions & Product Innovations

5:15 PM – 6:00 PM
Builder Power Panel

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Networking Dinner and Live Entertainment

Wednesday, October 30

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Industry Keynote

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM
Operators Panel

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Training Sessions & Product Innovations

5:00 PM
Conference End

Featured Speakers

Chris Graham

Chris Graham

Constellation HomeBuilder Systems

John McManus

John McManus

Founder and President
The Builder's Daily

Cara Brookins

Bestselling Author and Thought Leader in the Science of Motivation

Cory Boydston

Cory Boydston

Former CFO
Ashton Woods

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Building Tomorrow with People, Processes, and Practices

Join an exclusive group of principals, presidents, strategists, and key stakeholders from top U.S. homebuilding firms as they plan for 2025 and come together for:

  • Lifelong leadership learning
  • Strategic business education
  • Motivation and inspiration
  • Networking and connection
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The Venue

Hosted at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa - nestled on 405 acres along the Lower Colorado River - Build Smarter offers a curated experience designed exclusively for builders striving to take their career and business to the next level.

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What smart builders are saying:

“I always look forward to Build Smarter. It offers excellent networking opportunities with homebuilding peers and the product experts from Constellation.”

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Mo Taher
Director of Systems Operations
New Home Co.

“Build Smarter provides a great opportunity to connect with others and work together on our common challenges.”

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Ray Hope
VP of Information Technology

“The personal contacts I have made at Build Smarter with other builders in Canada and the United States will enable our company to continue to ‘push the envelope’ in our processes of building quality homes.”

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Carly Caswell
System Administrator
FarSight Homes

Smart Builders, reserve your spot!

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