Sustainable construction and architecture

Building Green Copenhagen is an annual event in Forum, Copenhagen with more than 8000 visitors, 130 speakers and 150 exhibitors. It is a meeting point for stakeholders in the construction industry.

The event allows you to network with inspiring and visionary speakers – both national and international as well as other professionals in the industry. The conference stages and seminars allow you to listen and share visions within energy efficient and sustainable construction.

Join us 2-3 November 2022

2 days

4 stages

130 speakers

150 exhibitors

Get inspiration and the latest knowledge on sustainable construction

During the two days, you can experience an extensive program with inspiring speakers and interesting debates, and you can be inspired by innovative solutions for green construction. You get the latest knowledge on sustainable construction and architecture.

Experience sustainable solutions in construction

Building Green is also a platform for sustainable products to the construction industry, and you can experience a huge exhibition, where you can see the latest within sustainable construction. More than 150 companies are ready to showcase their sustainable products and to inspire you with green solutions. You can e.g. experience certifications, roof and façade solutions, solar cells, timber materials, modular products, acoustics solutions, and a lot more.

Accelerate sustainable construction with the industry

At Building Green, you will meet all parts of the construction industry for inspiration and knowledge sharing in order to boost green construction. You can e.g. share experiences with architects, contractors, entrepreneurs, city planners and others with an interest in sustainable construction and architecture. You will become a part of a huge sustainable community that will work to accelerate sustainable construction and architecture.

Previous speakers at Building Green


Thomas Rau

Founder and director, RAU


Chris Precht

Founder, Studio Precht


Dorte Mandrup

Founder & Creative Director, Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter


Michael Green

Principal & Architect, Michael Green Architecture


Prof. Dr. Michael Braungart

Scientific Director, EPEA International Umweltforschung, Cradle to Cradle


Dan Stubbergaard

Architect & Founder, Cobe


Andrew Waugh

Partner & Founder, Waught Thistleton Architects


Mette Skjold

Partner & CEO, SLA


Jan Gehl

Professor emeritus & Founder, Gehl Architects


Signe Kongebro

Global Design Director, Urbanism and Landscape/Partner, Henning Larsen Architects


Mette Tony

Founding Partner, Praksis Arkitekter


Julien De Smedt

Founder & Director, JDS/Julien De Smedt Architects


Wolfgang Frey

Architect & Chairman, Frey Group


Kasper Guldager Jensen

Co-owner & Founder, 3XN/GXN


Connie Hedegaard

Former EU Commissioner & Minister in Denmark


Kim Herforth Nielsen

Founder, Partner & Creative Director, 3XN


David Zahle

Partner, BIG


Anders Lendager

Architect, Founder & CEO, Lendager Group


Flemming Rafn Thomsen

Founding Partner, Tredje Natur


Steven Cantor

Landscape Architect & CEO, ZinCo Denmark


Tine Hegli

Senior Architect March, Snøhetta


Jason Roberts

Originator, Better Block Project


Gianluca Racana

Director, Zaha Hadid


Ellen van Loon

OMA Partner


Chris Trott

Partner & Sustainability Manager, Foster+Partners


Kristian Skovbakke Villadsen

Partner and Director, Gehl Architects


Martha Lewis

Head of Materials & Architect, Henning Larsen Architects

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What’s in it for you?

  • You get an update on sustainable construction and architecture
  • You will be inspired by sustainable frontrunners to a different approach to sustainable construction and architecture
  • You will learn about sustainable materials and you get hands-on knowledge for material choices
  • You will get an update on sustainable trends in construction
  • You can experience the latest sustainable solutions and products from more than 150 companies
  • You can network and share experiences with all parts of the construction industry

Practical Information

Ticket and sign up
You can participate for free in Building Green Copenhagen. Get your free ticket here og show it when you arrive at the venue.

Julius Thomsens Plads 1
1925 Frederiksberg

Opening hours
Wednesday 2 November: 9.00-17.00
Thursdag 3 November: 9.00-17.00

COVID-19 restrictions
We follow the mandatory restrictions and guidelines from the authorities. We pay closely attention to the development in restrictions. Read more about events and possible restrictions here.

Student attendance at Building Green
In order to give the exhibitors the opportunity to easily meet the target group they expect at Building Green, we have the following guidelines: To participate as a student, you must be minimm 18 years old and the a student on a relevant education on the last year. If you have questions, you are more than welcome to contact us on or 35253545