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Washington, D.C.
June 24–July 5, 2020
Photo of a newly constructed home with solar panels on the roof.

Photo courtesy of University of Waterloo team.

Build Challenge Community Exhibitions

Teams competing in the Solar Decathlon Build Challenge are showcasing their unique homes during community exhibitions across the globe. These exhibitions are planned to occur between March and June of 2020.

These teams are designing and building complete, functional houses to demonstrate creative solutions for real-world issues in the building industry. During each community exhibition, teams will offer comprehensive tours of their houses to the general public.

Below are additional details related to the community exhibitions. Additional details on specific dates and addresses will be added as they becomes available.

Hogeschool Utrecht University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

Location: Zwolle, Netherlands
Dates: April and May (Exact dates are to be determined.)

Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas

Location: 133 N Topping Ave, Kansas City, MO
Dates: Friday, May 29 - Sunday, May 31, and Friday, June 5 - Sunday, June 7

Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Valparaíso, Chile

Location: RESERVA NACIONAL LAGO PEÑUELAS, Ruta 68, REGIÓN DE VALPARAÍSO, CHILE
Dates: Saturday, May 23, and Saturday, May 30

University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

Location: 33rd St. and Colorado Ave., Boulder, CO
Dates: Friday, May 22 - Sunday, May 24, and Friday, May 29 - Sunday, May 31

University of Denver, Denver, Colorado

Location: 2468 Race St., Denver, CO
Dates: Saturday, June 6, and Saturday, June 13

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois

Location: 1202 N. Walnut St., Champaign, IL 61820
Date: May (Exact dates are to be determined.)

University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada

Location: Xtreme Manufacturing, 8350 Eastgate Rd., Henderson, NV
Date: May (Exact dates are to be determined.)

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa

Location: University of Witwatersrand
Dates: March and April (Exact dates are to be determined.)

University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario

Location: University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
Date: June 2020 (Exact dates are to be determined.)

Weber State University, Ogden, Utah

Location: 2807 Quincy Ave., Ogden, UT
Dates: Friday, May 22 - Sunday, May 24, and Friday, May 29 - Sunday, May 31

Learn more about each team project.