The World Demolition Summit will take place October 20-21, 2021 in Chicago, USA at the Loews Hotel.


Join industry leaders and key decision-makers at the major international event celebrating excellence and innovation within the demolition industry.

20 October – Networking evening drinks reception
Network with your peers, meet friends old and new and build new business connections.21 October – Conference and awards dinner
A high level conference will feature presentations covering some of the most challenging demolition projects carried out around the world in recent months, including:

  • William Sinclair will present a paper on the British contractor Safedem’s record-breaking demolition of the Meena Plaza in the United Arab Emirates.
  • Joe Brinkmann, managing director of South African demolition specialist Jet Demolition – will describe in detail his company’s controlled implosion of the fire-damaged Bank of Lisbon building in Johannesburg.
  • Holly Price, president of the United Kingdom’s National Federation of Demolition Contractors, and demolition industry veteran David Sinclair will each chair a session during the conference part of the summit.

Followed by an awards ceremony and gala dinner.

Summit details.

For details on how to book your place and information on how to enter the World Demolition Awards please click here.