ASBA Announces 2022 Technical Meeting in Palm Desert, CA, Dec. 2-5

September 1, 2022

Forest Hill, MD – The American Sports Builders Association (ASBA), the national organization for builders, design professionals and suppliers of materials for athletic facilities, announces its upcoming Technical Meeting, to be held in Palm Desert, California this December 2-5, 2022. The host hotel will be the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa.

The meeting, which attracts members of the Association, as well as of the larger sports design and construction industry from around the world, includes opportunities for learning, networking and business development:

Industry-Leading Education: The Technical Meeting includes a program packed with 30 concurrent sessions selected by ASBA members across each division (Courts, Tracks and Fields) plus the cutting-edge technical information professionals need in order to stay ahead of the curve in the rapidly evolving sports facility market.

Business Development Opportunities: ASBA’s Technical Meeting includes an expansive exhibit hall and trade show, filled with the newest and most advanced products and technologies in the industry.

Unparalleled Networking: One of the most valuable benefits of attending the ASBA Technical Meeting is the opportunity to meet and learn from others in the industry. The program is designed to facilitate connections in the session rooms and exhibit hall as well as during meals and evening functions. ASBA’s Golf, Tennis and Pickleball tournaments offer even further opportunities to connect with others in a casual, enjoyable setting.

Opportunities to Become Involved with ASBA: The Technical Meeting includes meetings of committees and membership divisions, as well as chances to learn about options like ASBA’s voluntary certification program. In addition, the winners of ASBA’s Facility Awards Program are announced, as are other Association honors.

“The ASBA Technical Meeting is widely regarded as one of the best gatherings in the industry and this year’s will be no exception,” said David Clapp, CTB, CTCB, Chairman of ASBA. “ASBA continues to offer the best content, and to build on its success, providing not just excellent technical information but opportunities to connect with the best and brightest minds in the sports facility design, construction and supply industry.”

Full information on the meeting, including registration forms, a detailed agenda and more, can be found at this link on ASBA’s website.

The ASBA is a non-profit association comprised of nearly 500 design professionals, builders and suppliers engaged in sports facility construction. The ASBA sponsors informative meetings, publishes books and technical construction guidelines for athletic facilities as well as its quarterly magazine, Build It Right, offers an awards program to recognize construction excellence, and keeps its members aware of the latest developments in the industry. It also offers extensive educational courses and voluntary certification programs in tennis court, running track and sports field construction, as well as certificate programs in pickleball court construction.

Available at no charge is a listing of all publications offered by the Association, as well as the ASBA’s Membership Directory. For information on the ASBA, as well as on its publications, activities and upcoming meetings, please contact the Association at 2331 Rock Spring Road, Forest Hill, Maryland 21050. The phone number is 443-640-1042. The ASBA also may be reached electronically via its website:, or via e-mail at [email protected].