Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions? We have answers.

When and where is the conference?
The PCBC Conference (The Re-Think Conference) and Exhibit Hall is June 27-28 (0ther events, such as Hall of Fame Gala and Leader-to-Leader are earlier that week.) The Land & Capital Forum is held on June 27, and the Multifamily Trends Forum is on June 28. PCBC 2018 is at the Moscone Center, San Francisco.

How much is registration and what does that include?
View full pricing details and deadlines here. Click here for a printable PDF that shows a comparison chart of all pass options and pricing.

When does registration open? What about hotels?
Registration and hotels open on February 27, 2018, To register, click here. To book your hotel, click here.

Why should I book my room through the PCBC housing block?
Because of the sizable number of rooms we occupy, PCBC is able to negotiate more favorable hotel rates (as much as 30% cheaper) than you would find on your own.

If I don't register ahead of time, can I register onsite?
Yes, you may register onsite, although you run the risk of events being sold out. We really encourage you to pre-register--see why here.

How does the Passport registration work?
With the passport registration you get access to all education sessions for the Re-Think Conference, Land & Capital Forum, Multifamily Trends Forum on Wednesday and/or Thursday (depending on if you purchase 1-Day or 2-Day option). It also includes two-day exhibit floor access, "Open-to-All" Education, and the General Session Keynotes. Ticketed events not included.

What's included with an Exhibits-only pass?
Not only will you get full access to PCBC's Exhibit Hall and access to over 350 product manufacturers, your pass gets you into the General Session Keynotes, open-to-all education sessions, and PCBC's Parade of Products. View more information here.

Is there a mobile app I can download?
Yes, in May 2018, the mobile app will be your guide for making the most of your time at the show! Download it when it's available (search “PCBC 2018”) in the Google Play or Apple app stores.

When will I receive my badge? 
Registration materials will not be mailed. You'll receive a confirmation email in June containing a unique bar code, which you’ll use to check-in when you arrive at Moscone Center.

What are the onsite registration hours? 
Tuesday, June 26............8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday, June 27.......7:30 AM – 5:00 PM 
Thursday, June 28...........7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

How can we become an event sponsor?
Click here for details.

Are kids allowed?
PCBC is a professional tradeshow. Children under the age of 12 are not permitted on the Exhibit Floor. All attendees must be at least 18 to participate in educational programming. Infants may be carried by backpack or sling. No strollers will be allowed on the exhibit floor. Coat check is available to store strollers at a nominal fee.

I plan ahead. What are the dates for future PCBC events and conference?
Future dates can be found here.

Have other questions?
We'd love to help! Shoot us an email at and we'll get back to you with the information you need!