top of page

IMPACT – BuildOUT California Style!

It’s nearly time for BuildOUT California's Founders Day Conference, Reception and Gala Dinner & Awards Program which is the WORLD’S LARGEST gathering of International LGBT/Allied Businesses, Professionals and Built Community Leaders 

Thursday, May 30, 2024

11:00 am to 10:00 pm

Join nearly a 1,000 people who will gather throughout the day at the iconic Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco’s Union Square to learn, celebrate and honor those who are literally transforming the architecture, engineering, construction and large-scale real estate development projects in the West Coast, North America and around the Globe

We have so many sponsors for the event that we have had to create a waiting list for 2025!!

Event Agenda:

11:00 am 

Registration Opens

12:00 pm 


Transformational Leadership in the Construction Industry Special 

‘Get Your Headshots’ by a Professional Photographer!

1:00 pm 


ESG – Bringing Theory Into Practice for Supplier Diversity


Golden Pitches/LGBT Business Enterprises Part 1

2:30 pm 


Alternative Project Delivery Panel


Golden Pitches/LGBT Business Enterprises Part 2

3:00 pm:

Session: Industry Roundtable with Students on Being Authentic Self in the Workplace

4:00 pm:            

VIP Reception Honoring Ramon Hopkins, Chief of Construction Division, Caltrans

5:45 pm: 

Gala Dinner - A packed Grand Ballroom celebrating outstanding achievements By LGBT/Allied AEC Industry Leaders and Special Annoents

8:15 pm:  

After Party - Celebrating our honorees, sponsors, industry influences and Industry partners!

The Gala Dinner & Awards Program is completely sold out!  

You can still RSVP for the Sessions (at no cost) here:

It’s going to be a time of HIGH IMPACT!!


bottom of page