Build My Future is a collaborative effort between the Springfield Contractors Association, the City of Springfield’s Department of Workforce Development, the Home Builders Association, the Builders Association, several private companies, several educational institutions, and several unions.

Build My Future invited students from throughout the Ozark Region to learn opportunities associated with construction and business-related trades through a hands-on approach. While attending the exposition, students and teachers participated in a variety of activities such as a welding simulation, brick laying, nail driving, and more while also learning the vast variety of careers connected to the construction industry.

The inaugural event was held on April 12, 2017 at the E*Plex. A video overview is available here. The second annual event will be held on March 28, 2018. If you are interested in being a sponsor or an exhibitor, please contact SCA at 417-862-1313 or For up to date information, follow us on Facebook here, or check out the main webpage at

Registration is now available! Fill out and return the forms below if you’re interested in getting involved.

2018 Sponsorship Information
2018 Sponsorship Registration Form
2018 Exhibitor Contract
2018 Volunteer Registration Form