Attendee Registration Officially Opens for The International Surface Event 2015

Nov 14, 2014 - Dallas, TX

 

Hanley Wood Exhibitions announced that attendee registration for The International Surface Event (TISE) 2015 is officially open. The event, which encompasses SURFACES, StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas and TileExpo, will be held January 20-23 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV with Exhibits open from January 21-23 and the Education Program running January 20-23.

 

Online registration is available at www.TISEwest.com where information is accessible 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Attendees are encouraged to register early in order to take advantage of the discounted registration packages being offered through December 5, 2014. Advance registration will save attendees money and time by not having to wait in on-site registration lines.

 

“By registering early for the show, attendees have the opportunity to save on all of our  registration packages, “ said Amie Gilmore, Show Director of The International Surface Event. “The registration process is easy and will ensure that attendees receive the most up-to-date show information, a seat in the education sessions of their choice, as well as tickets to special events happening on and off the show floor.”

 

TISE 2015 is a proud partner of Design & Construction Week™ and will co-date with International Builders’ Show (IBS), Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS), International Window Coverings Expo (IWCE) and Las Vegas Market during the week of January 18-23, creating the largest-ever residential design and commercial construction exposition in the nation in 2015. Design & Construction Week™ is expected to draw an estimated 125,000 attendees.

 

“Design & Construction Week is going to be the biggest event of its kind, offering attendees access to nearly every facet of the residential housing and design industry, all in one city,” said Jerry Howard, CEO of National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). “With education, products, networking opportunities and much more, industry professionals will not want to miss this mega-event.”

 

“We are proud to be partnering with such an esteemed group of events in 2015,” commented Dana Teague, Vice President of Hanley Wood Exhibitions. “It is important for events such as ours to come together and offer our audiences a wider range of business opportunities in different markets. Design & Construction Week will be the event that construction industry professionals cannot afford to miss.”

 

 

Registration Packages

 

TISE Exhibits Only Package includes January 21-23 access to exhibit halls, all on-floor education/demonstrations and select classroom sessions. Early pricing is $5 for WFCA, MIA and NTCA members and $15 for non-members. Exhibits with Education Package includes the same benefits as the Exhibits Only package plus full education program admission January 20-23. Early pricing for this package is $10 for WFCA, MIA and NTCA members and $20 for non-members.

 

TISE VIP Exhibits Only Package includes January 21-23 access to exhibit halls, all on-floor education/demonstrations, some select classroom sessions, VIP badge and lanyard, VIP registration line access, VIP lounge access and a Photobooth Fast Pass. Early pricing is $90 for WFCA, MIA and NTCA members and $115 for non-members. This registration package is limited to the first 250 registrants. VIP Exhibits with Education Package includes the same benefits as the VIP Exhibits Only package plus full education program admission January 20-23. Early pricing is $95 for WFCA, MIA and NTCA members and $125 for non-members. This registration package is limited to the first 250 registrants.

 

Design & Construction Week™ Pass includes January 21-23 access to exhibit halls, all on-floor education/demonstrations plus access to IBS, KBIS, IWCE and Las Vegas Market. Early pricing is $75. Design & Construction Week™ Pass with Education includes the same benefits as Design & Construction Week™ Pass plus full TISE education program admission January

20-23. Early pricing is $80.

 

Pricing for each package will increase after December 5 through January 19, 2015 and again for on-site registration, January 20 through January 23.There are also various other educational opportunities available as package add-ons; additional fees may apply. Visit www.TISEwest.com for more information.

 

 

Housing, Exhibiting, Attending

 

With an estimated 125,000 people traveling to Las Vegas for Design & Construction Week™, attendees are encouraged to book their housing accommodations early. The official housing vendor of TISE 2015 is Travel Planners. To take advantage of discounted hotel rates for TISE 2015, visit www.tphousing.com/tise.

 

For information on exhibiting at or attending The International Surface Event 2015 in Las Vegas, visit www.TISEwest.com, call 800.547.3477 or email info@TISEwest.com.

 

 

 

About SURFACES

The official sponsor of SURFACES is the World Floor Covering Association (WFCA), the industry's largest advocacy organization representing floorcovering retailers, contractors and allied service providers throughout North America.  The WFCA is a recognized leader in marketing research, industry certification programs, and operates the premier consumer flooring website, www.wfca.org, providing unbiased information about every type of floorcovering and connecting customers to members’ retail stores. The WFCA also influences public policy affecting the floorcovering industry and consumers. www.wfca-pro.org

 

About StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas

StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas’ Official Sponsors are the Marble Institute of America (MIA) and Natural Stone Council (NSC).  

 

Marble Institute of America’s (MIA) mission is to promote the use of natural stone and serve as the world's most authoritative natural stone information resource. Membership includes over 2,000 natural stone producers, exporters/importers, distributors/wholesalers, fabricators, finishers, installers, and industry suppliers worldwide - all committed to the highest standards of workmanship and ethics. www.mia.org

Natural Stone Council (NSC), home of the Genuine Stone® brand, is the leader in the stone industry that represents major associations committed to promotion and education of the industry and general public of the value and benefits of natural stone. Member associations include: Allied Stone Industries (ASI), Building Stone Institute (BSI), Elberton Granite Association, Indiana Limestone Institute (ILI), Marble Institute of America (MIA), National Building Granite Quarries Association, National Slate Association and Natural Stone Alliance.  www.naturalstonecouncil.org

Since 1919, the Building Stone Institute (BSI) has worked on behalf of the quarries, fabricators, machinery, tools suppliers and others who comprise the natural stone industry membership. BSI provides programs and services that empower and enable member companies to offer the highest level of quality products and services, and to educate the architectural and design communities on the benefits and uses of natural stone. BSI is a proud continuing education provider with the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA). www.buildingstoneinstitute.org.

 

Official Endorsers of StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas are Marmomacc, ASI, Stone Fabricators Alliance (SFA) and International Woodworking Fair (IWF) 2016.

 

About Veronafiere

Veronafiere (Verona Trade Fair Company) is Italy's most important direct organizer of trade shows and among the top organizers in Europe. Founded in 1898, Veronafiere now focuses on economic sectors of primary importance to the Italian economy, including stone (Marmomacc), construction (Samoter), and wine (Vinitaly).  Veronafiere conducts or hosts 37 trade shows a year in Verona and 11 abroad.  Marmomacc is the global leader in natural and engineered stone materials and related technologies and design.  Samoter is one of Europe's major exhibitions of construction equipment and earth-moving machinery.  Vinitaly is the largest wine trade show in the world.  All three are owned and organized by Veronafiere. www.marmomacc.com

 

About TileExpo

TileExpo is the newest tile industry event in the United States serving distributors, retailers, installers, building and design professionals. TileExpo brings together buyers and sellers from all over the world to see the latest tile products, tools, services and technologies. TileExpo is co-located with SURFACES and StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas to create The International Surface Event (TISE) – the largest event for the flooring, stone and tile industries.

 

Official Sponsors of TileExpo are Ceramic Tile Education Foundation and National Tile Contractors Association.

 

Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) is an educational institution that offers local, regional, and national training programs for consumers, installers, construction professionals, architects, designers, building inspectors and sales associates interested in the sales and installation of ceramic tile. www.tilecareer.com

 

Organized and chartered in 1947, the National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) is a non-profit trade association serving every segment of the tile and stone industry, and is recognized as the largest and most respected tile contractors association in the world. www.tile-assn.com

 

 

About Hanley Wood

Hanley Wood is the premier information, media, event, and strategic marketing services company serving the residential, commercial design and construction industries. Utilizing the largest editorial- and analytics-driven construction market database, the company produces powerful market data and insights; award-winning publications, newsletters and websites; marquee trade shows and executive events; and strategic marketing solutions. To learn more, visit www.hanleywood.com.

 
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