TRADE FAIR

25000

Attandees

750

Exhibitors

ABOUT SHOW 2019

The International Surface Event (TISE) is the largest North American floor covering, stone, and tile industry event and is THE premier, global reaching industry marketplace for buyers, specifiers, and influencers to purchase products, gain design and trend inspiration, and develop their business strategies.

TISE has proudly served the industry for over 30 years, reinvented annually each January with carefully sourced exhibiting brands, crafted content and networking events, and developed show features that are next generation innovative and meet the ever-evolving needs of the industry. As the first event of the year, TISE is perfectly positioned to offer product launch introductions, critical first of the year buying opportunities, and annual networking meetings.

It will be held in 22-25 January, 2019 at the Las Vegas, USA. TISE is THE industry marketplace for buyers, specifiers, and sellers from all over the world to source products, equipment, and services while developing relationships that improve their businesses. The TISE vision is to create a space where buyers and sellers gather to purchase products, gain design inspiration, and develop their businesses. We make this possible by carefully sourcing exhibiting brands, crafting content and events, and developing show features that match the needs of the industry.

As the first event of the year, TISE is perfectly positioned to offer product launches, critical first of the year buying opportunities, and annual meetings. We have a mission to be the world’s most respected floor covering, stone, and tile industry marketplace. To do this, we have developed a creative and innovative team who is dedicated to connecting with the industry and is unified in driving towards the goals of the company.

As the design team for Informa Global Exhibitions, the world’s largest tradeshow event organizer, we strive to grow memorable event brands that engage with the industry verticals the event supports. We exist to create experiences were passion and purpose come together. The fair takes place in parallel with the TISE and offers a varied spectrum of information, entertainment and experiences for over 4 days to over 25,000 visitors.

Programme Schedule

DAY1 DETAILS

  • 8:00 am

    Creatives 1- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 1- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Suits 1- Tuesday

  • 9:00 am

    Sales Seminar for Woven & Tufted Wool Carpet,

  • 9:30 am

    CONVERGE: Creatives 2- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 2- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Suits 2- Tuesday

  • 10:00 am

    Women in Stone

  • 11:00 am

    CONVERGE: Creatives 3- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 3- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 3- Tuesday

  • 1:00 pm

    CONVERGE: Creatives 4- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 4- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Suits 4- Tuesday

  • 2:30 pm

    CONVERGE: Creatives 5- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 5- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Suits 5- Tuesday

  • 4:00 pm

    CONVERGE: Creatives 6- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Creatives 6- Tuesday, CONVERGE: Suits 6- Tuesday

DAY2 DETAILS

  • 8:00 am

    Tier 1: Educational Session + Written Exam

  • 9:00 am

    Show Open, 2019 Trends Audio Tour

  • 9:30 am

    CONVERGE: Creatives 2- Wednesday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 2- Wednesday, CONVERGE: Suits 2- Wednesday

  • 10:00 am

    DISH: Demo Stage 1 - Wednesday, DISH: Design Stage 1 - Wednesday

  • 10:45 am

    DISH: Installation Stage 1 - NFIC

  • 11:00 am

    CAGE: Demo 1 - Wednesday, CONVERGE: Creatives 3- Wednesday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 3- Wednesday, CONVERGE: Suits 3- Wednesday

  • 11:30 am

    DISH: Demo Stage 2 - Bostik, DISH: Design Stage 2 - Wednesday

  • 12:30 pm

    CAGE: Demo 2 - Wednesday

  • 1:00 pm

    DISH: Installation Stage 2 - Shower Installations, Stone Fabricators Alliance Mega Workshop

  • 1:45 pm

    DISH: Demo Stage 3 - Johns Manville, DISH: Design Stage 3 - Wednesday

  • 2:00 pm

    CAGE: Demo 3 - Wednesday

  • 2:30 pm

    DISH: Installation Stage 3 - Sounds/Noises/Movement within Wood Floor Systems

  • 3:15 pm

    DISH: Demo Stage 4 - Wednesday, DISH: Design Stage 4 - Wednesday

  • 3:30 pm

    CAGE: Demo 4 - Wednesday

  • 4:00 pm

    DISH: Demo Stage 5 - Wednesday, Natural Stone Institute Awards Ceremony

  • 5:00 pm

    Show Close, Canada Night Happy Hour, Emerging Professionals Happy Hour

  • 5:30 pm

    Natural Stone Institute Member After Party

DAY3 DETAILS

  • 8:00 am

    ICRI Demonstration and Workshop, CONVERGE: Creatives 1- Thursday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 1- Thursday, CONVERGE: Suits 1- Thursday

  • 9:00 am

    Show Open, 2019 Trends Audio Tour

  • 9:30 am

    CONVERGE: Creatives 2- Thursday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 2- Thursday, CONVERGE: Suits 2- Thursday

  • 10:00 am

    DISH: Demo Stage 1 - Thursday, DISH: Design Stage 1 - Thursday

  • 10:45 am

    DISH: Installation Stage 1 - Wood Floor Repairs

  • 11:00 am

    CAGE: Demo 1 - Thursday, CONVERGE: Creatives 3- Thursday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 3- Thursday, CONVERGE: Suits 3- Thursday

  • 11:30 am

    DISH: Demo Stage 2 - Bostik, DISH: Design Stage 2 - Thursday,

  • 12:30 pm

    CAGE: Demo 2 - Thursday

  • 1:00 pm

    DISH: Installation Stage 2 - Thursday

  • 1:30 pm

    Marmomac Case Study Presentation

  • 1:45 pm

    DISH: Demo Stage 3 - Johns Manville, DISH: Design Stage 3 - Thursday

  • 2:00 pm

    CAGE: Demo 3 - Thursday, ICRI Recertification Exam

  • 2:30 pm

    DISH: Installation Stage 3 - Large Format Tile Installations and Proper Layout Strategies

  • 3:15 pm

    DISH: Demo Stage 4 - Thursday, DISH: Design Stage 4 - Thursday,

  • 3:30 pm

    CAGE: Demo 4 - Thursday

  • 4:00 pm

    DISH: Demo Stage 5 - Thursday

  • 5:00 pm

    Show Close, Stone Fabricators Alliance Sponsor Appreciation Party

DAY4 DETAILS

  • 8:00 am

    CONVERGE: Creatives 1- Friday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 1- Friday, CONVERGE: Suits 1- Friday

  • 8:30 am

    NALFA Certified Inspector Course

  • 9:00 am

    Show Open, 2019 Trends Audio Tour

  • 9:30 am

    CONVERGE: Creatives 2- Friday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 2- Friday, CONVERGE: Suits 2- Friday

  • 10:00 am

    DISH: Demo Stage 1 - Friday, DISH: Design Stage 1 - Friday

  • 10:45 am

    DISH: Installation Stage 1 - Working with and Installing Natural Stone Tile

  • 11:00 am

    CAGE: Demo 1 - Friday, CONVERGE: Creatives 3- Friday, CONVERGE: Hammer + Nails 3- Friday, CONVERGE: Suits 3- Friday

  • 11:30 am

    DISH: Demo Stage 2 - Friday, DISH: Design Stage 2 - Friday

  • 12:30 pm

    CAGE: Demo 2 - Friday

  • 1:00 pm

    DISH: Installation Stage 2 - Herringbone/Chevron/Parquet Patterns

  • 2:00 pm

    CAGE: Demo 3 - Friday

  • 3:00 pm

    Show Close

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