Clean Buildings Expo
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The Baltimore Convention Center is set to host the annual Clean Buildings Expo (CBE), March 17 and 18. After a successful launch in 2019, the trade show for the commercial cleaning industry is set to deliver impactful education and showcase new products all for the enrichment and betterment of building service contractors, as well as facility cleaning managers, executive housekeepers and environmental services executives.

"We'll have even more educational conference sessions in year two of Clean Buildings Expo," says Amy Brown, director of education and events at Trade Press Media Group (the parent company of Contracting Profits magazine and "Our expanded offerings include new tracks, along with pertinent and well-known leaders of the industry sharing their expertise."

CBE's dedicated 2020 tracks are: Cleaning Operations; Staffing and Management; and Trends and Technologies. The education conference portion of CBE includes almost 30 complimentary sessions within the three tracks. Speakers are carefully curated by and ISSA, the co-owners of Clean Buildings Expo, providing attendees the opportunity to gain invaluable insight into the industry.

A bonus, attendees sitting in on education sessions can also earn continuing education units (CEUs) for every session they participate in at CBE. A sampling of session topics include: ADA Compliance In Restrooms; Creating Leaders Through Succession Planning; Germ Warfare — A Focus On Influenza, Norovirus And Emerging Viral Diseases; and Where Did The Workers Go?

"Clean Buildings Expo 2019 was fabulous! I had the opportunity to meet a lot of people in the cleaning industry and gain great contacts," says Latreece Miller, president of Miller's Touch Cleaning Inc., Newburgh, New York. "The instructors were very informative and interactive. I learned so much information from them and also from the people who were selling products and services. What I learned I have implemented into the systems and programs within my operation. Great, great, great expo! The information was life-saving and will change the dynamics of my business forever. In addition, the editors and workers were fabulous and welcoming."

Following a morning of robust education, Clean Buildings Expo attendees will head down to the trade show expo hall, which will once again be bustling with activity, innovation and much more. Attendees can meet with manufacturers and leading suppliers of floor and carpet cleaning equipment, chemicals, restroom supplies, emerging technologies and green cleaning products during the two exhibit days. and ISSA are projecting an even larger show floor than the inaugural event in 2019.

Show goers will want to stick around all day so they don't miss the unparalleled networking opportunities available at the opening night networking party. Here, Clean Buildings Expo attendees can mingle with fellow BSCs, facility cleaning managers, education speakers, manufacturers and facility executives from the co-located National Facilities Management and Technology (NFMT) event.

Entry into all facets of CBE remain free at the March event. To cap it off, registration also includes access into the aforementioned NFMT show floor and its more than 100 conference education sessions. For additional attendee information, including registration details and the full conference schedule, go to