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SEP 2018 | Exciting News from #TISE2019

Sep 17, 2018 - Dallas, TX 

The International Surface Event (TISE): SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo has exciting news updates for the industry coming to this year’s event. Plan to join your industry peers Wednesday through Friday, January 23-25, education program Tuesday through Friday, January 22-25 in Las Vegas. Architecture, design, retail, dealer, remodeling, building, installer, fabricator stories all start at the surface; Find your surface story at #TISE2019. >> Register Now

Comprised of three world-class tradeshows: SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo events, 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. >> Watch the promo video  

TISE 2019 is sizing up to be another incredible event. The exhibit floor is wall-to-wall packed with over 800 brands and thousands of products, while the event spans nearly a million square feet of exhibits, education, product showrooms, show features, and more! The industry is making plans now to gather to network, source, and purchase products and services. Registration is now open. 

Replacing the previous conference programming, the new CONVERGE education program at The International Surface Event will offer the industry a whole new way to gain training, knowledge, and information. With flexible scheduling allowing for the busy trade show atmosphere, persona interest groups (CREATIVES | SUITS | HAMMER & NAILS) for immersive, targeted discussions, and the freedom to pass freely between session topics to gain exactly the knowledge needed, CONVERGE is about to take the industry by storm. >> read more 

The industry has asked and we have answered, as we announce the return of the National Installer of the Year Installation Competition (The Nationals) to occur LIVE on the floor at TISE 2019. Installers across all aspects of the floor covering, stone, and tile industry are encouraged to submit their installation projects into The Nationals! A panel of judges will be reviewing project submissions from around the country and selecting the top 3 finalists to compete LIVE in an installation competition at TISE. The winner of the LIVE installation contest in Las Vegas will be crowned The National Installer of the Year, receive a prize package, and own incredible bragging rights in the industry and to their customers. There are three installation categories including carpet, stone/tile, and wood. Submissions close October 15. Finalists will be selected by November 15. LIVE contest will occur at TISE 2019. >> submit your entry now NEWS

Did you know that many of the Official Hotels of TISE have undergone amazing hotel renovations? We thought we would share some of the highlights to assist you in your Official Hotel selections this year. The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas has opened the REVIV IV Wellness Spa, a global wellness provider of signature IV therapies. Just a short interior walk away from the Mandalay Bay, The Luxor redesign touched 1,700 hotel rooms in its East and West towers. The new hotel rooms are inspired by the unique geometric form for of the Luxor and the color scheme includes hazy amethyst, deep smoky green, charcoal, and fawn - inspired from the desert which surrounds the casino and actual pyramids. Adding a modern twist to the medieval flair for which Excalibur Hotel & Casino is known, the hotel has remodeled 1,995 guest rooms and suites in its newly renamed Royal Tower. Vibrant accents and splashes of color match the energy and atmosphere of Excalibur. The upgraded accommodations feature a completely smoke-free experience, new carpeting and bedding, modern furnishings and 40-inch flat-screen TVs. >> See all official hotels and book your hotel in the official hotel block now.

We want to get to know you through the #mySURFACEstory campaign. Simply download and print the #mySURFACEstory hashtag sheet, take a photo of you or your team in your SURFACE environment (that's your fabrication shop, retail store, your installation project, designer room, etc.), and post on social media using #mySURFACEstory and #TISE2019. We'll be choosing the best photos to receive prizes from the event. View #mySURFACEstory sheet options >> PS. There are also prizes for the best colored #mySURFACEstory hashtag sheet. Post your colored hashtag sheet separately to be considered.