March 17-18, 2020  //  Co-owned and organized by ISSA and Trade Press Media Group

Clean Buildings Expo, an all-new trade show for the commercial cleaning industry, will deliver education and product information to in-house cleaning managers, executive housekeepers, facility managers, and principals in building service contractor (BSC) firms as it debuts March 26-27, 2019, at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD. Clean Buildings Expo is a joint venture brought to you by two industry leaders: Trade Press Media Group and ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association. The event will be co-located with the National Facilities Management & Technology (NFMT) Show Baltimore.

March 26-27, 2019

Baltimore Convention Center
1 W. Pratt St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

Our Story

The brand new Clean Buildings Expo is the first trade show designed for in-house cleaning managers, executive housekeepers, facility managers, and principals in building service contractor (BSC) firms. Curated by ISSA and Trade Press Media Group's media brands, Facility Cleaning Decisions, Contracting Profits, and Two of the most respected authorities in the commercial cleaning industry joined forces to create an exciting new event.

At Clean Buildings Expo (Baltimore Convention Center, March 26-27, 2019) you will access a robust education conference with more than 25 sessions addressing best-in-class operations, staffing, and management strategies and cleaning technologies. The show floor will boast helpful and innovative products and services, all designed to help you and your business. We Mean Clean.


Tuesday, March 26

8:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Conference Sessions

Noon - 4 p.m.
Expo Hall

3:45 p.m.
$1,000 Cash Prize Drawing
Courtesy of  CBE

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Opening Night Networking Party
Sponsored By Contec

Wednesday, March 27

8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Conference Sessions

11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Expo Hall

3:15 p.m.
$1,000 Cash Prize Drawing
Courtesy of  CBE

3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Conference Sessions

Clean Talk with CleanLink

CleanLink Booth #425

Take a deep dive into the challenges and opportunities in today's cleaning community. Leading CBE speakers sit down with Dan Weltin, editor in chief of Contracting Profits and Corinne Zudoyni, editor in chief of Facility Cleaning Decisions and for lively, interactive conversations that address everything from green cleaning to staff development to infection control.

Ask the ISSA Experts

ISSA Booth #125

You have questions...ISSA has solutions. Bring your most pressing questions and challenges to ISSA's booth to have them answered by an industry professional. Leverage ISSA's expertise in Hard Floor Care, Carpet Care, Workloading, Process Improvement, Indoor Air Quality, Mold, and much more to help improve your business operations.

Convince Your Boss

Need to convince your boss that your trip to the CBE Show is a valuable investment? Download this proposal template that will help you quantify the costs — and more importantly, the benefits — of attending the show.

Download Proposal Letter

Attendee FAQs

Do I need separate credentials to attend CBE and NFMT?

No, your CBE credential gains you access to the NFMT expo hall as well as all NFMT conference sessions. Likewise, an NFMT credential gives you access to all CBE conferences and show floor.

How much does it cost to attend Clean Buildings Expo?

There is no cost to attend the inaugural Clean Buildings Expo.

Do I need to be an ISSA member to attend?

No. Clean Buildings Expo is free to attend. You do not need to be an ISSA member to gain access to conference sessions or the show floor.

How do I register?

You can register for free, both online or in person at the Baltimore Convention Center.

Press Registration

Qualified members of the press are encouraged to attend Clean Buildings Expo.

Interested media who wish to attend CBE may register for press credentials. Registered press receive a complimentary full event pass, which includes free admission to the expo hall, all educational sessions, opening general session, networking party, and workshops.

Contact Bernice Alcantar for your press registration:

You will be notified shortly after registering whether your press credentials are approved. Non-editorial media representatives should register online through the standard registration process.



Bernice Alcantar


Christina Luporini


Wendy Dietzler
414-228-7701 Ext. 455

Gina Doyle
414-228-7701 Ext. 459

Exhibit Sales

Iris Weinstein & Mikel Gabrielson
Senior Sales Executives

Sponsorships / Solutions Exchange / Product Showcase / Directory Listings & Logos

Laura Koski

Accounting / Invoices / Payments

Autumn Schindlbeck

Kathleen Brown

Operations / Move-in & Move-out Questions / Contractors / Rules & Regulations

Theresa Urbanczyk

Event Manager

Kristen Haley

2019 Sponsors