Terms & Conditions - Exhibitions

Terms and Conditions

The Exhibition Terms and Conditions below must be carefully studied and followed by every Exhibitor for any CABE Conference and Exhibition including, but not exclusive to, Annual Conference or Regional Conferences. 

Any queries should be addres Chief Operating Officer (Interim), Jackie Macaulay, Chartered Association of Building Engineers, Lutyens House, Billing Brook Road, Northampton, NN3 8NW, United Kingdom.

Applications for Space

Application for exhibition space should be made on the official booking form. You will need to state which exhibition stand number you would like on your booking form, if applicable. Exhibition stand availability should be checked with the Events Team prior to you returning the completed booking form, however, if the stand you have requested has already been taken, you will be notified and offered an alternative. The Chartered Association of Building Engineers reserve the right to refuse any application or prohibit any exhibitor without assigning any reason for such refusal or prohibition.

Applications for stand space will be acknowledged by way of email. Confirmation of your exhibition space booking will also be sent via email. 


Morning coffee, afternoon tea and lunch (as applicable), as and when served to Conference delegates during the Exhibition open periods, will be made available to up to two representatives for each Exhibition space free of charge. 

Exhibition Guide

An Exhibition Guide is produced in which each exhibitor/sponsor is entitled to a free editorial entry of up to 200 words describing their organisation. The Organising Team reserve the right to edit each entry. Copies are provided to each Conference delegate on arrival at the Event. Exhibitors are encouraged to send in their copy for the Exhibition Guide entry with their completed booking form but, failing that, not later ONE MONTH prior to the commencement of the Exhibition. Failure to submit the required information in the specified timeframe may lead to exclusion from the Exhibition Guide.

Delegate Registration

Should Exhibitors/Sponsors wish to appoint official delegates to the Conference, in addition to participating in the Exhibition, delegates must be registered on completion and return of the Delegate Registration Form.


Exhibits which, on inspection, do not reasonably satisfy the Organisers shall be modified by the Exhibitor in such a manner and within such time as the Organisers may require. In default, the Organisers may remove such exhibit at the expense of the Exhibitor, who shall forfeit all sums paid in the form of hire charges.

Fire Precautions

Exhibitors are advised that the Local Authority has stringent regulations governing materials used on site during an Exhibition. Should you have any queries about the materials you plan to use or exhibit on your stand, please contact the Organising Team immediately.


No nails, screws or other fixtures may be driven into any part of the Exhibition area, including floors, nor may any part of the building be damaged or disfigured in any way. Should any damage occur to the building fabric, the Exhibitor responsible shall be liable for any reparation charges incurred.


CABE Conferences & Exhibition are promoted on the Website cbuilde.com, on regional flyers, social media and via e-newsletters. Delegate invitations are sent out via email. The Technical Press are also alerted to these important events in the construction industry calendar. 


CABE will take every reasonable precaution in the provision of day and night security, but cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage to Exhibitors’ property. 

EXHIBITORS ARE WARNED NOT TO LEAVE THEIR STANDS UNATTENDED AT ANY TIME WHEN THE HALL IS OPEN, whether during the build-up, open or breakdown periods. In the event of loss or damage, the Organisers should be informed immediately.

Stand Space

Space only will be provided to the Exhibitor who shall provide, erect and dismantle his own display boards and Exhibition material. One 13Amp electric socket outlet per site will be provided by the Organisers. Exhibitors shall provide their own 13Amp fused ganged socket outlet and extension lead should further electrical supply be needed. 


Exhibitors should note that it is contrary to the Local Authority fire regulations to store packing materials of any nature within the Exhibition areas. Exhibitors must make their own arrangements for the removal and storage of such materials. 


Set up and removal schedules for each event can be found on the respective web page for each event.


Cancellations after the specified cut-off dates for each individual exhibition (information found on the respective Event page) will result in a loss of all monies paid.  All bookings received after the cancellation cut-off date will still be subject to cancellation terms and conditions with immediate effect and any monies due will need to be paid by credit/debit card or BACS transfer at the time of booking. 

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