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OCT 2023 | Collaboration to Extend Product Sourcing

Oct 11, 2023 - Dallas, TX | Mexico City, Mexico

For Immediate Release


Mexico City, October 2023

Expo CIHAC and The International Surface Event (TISE): SURFACES | StonExpo | TileExpo are collaborating to extend the product sourcing opportunities for professionals in the North American construction industry.

Considered the leading event in Mexico for the construction, engineering, architecture and interior design sectors and established as the most important forum in Latin America for technology, trends and business, EXPO CIHAC 2023 is ready for its 33rd edition, October 11-13 in Mexico City, Mexico.

The International Surface Event (TISE): SURFACES | StonExpo | TileExpo, North America’s largest surface event, has served over 30 years as an industry marketplace for floor covering, stone, and tile businesses to come together, seek products and services, build relationships, and develop their businesses. The next edition is upcoming January 24-26, 2024 in Las Vegas, USA.

This collaboration agreement, announced by Amie Gilmore, Show Director, The International Surface Event and Ricardo Castellanos, Director of Expo CIHAC, will provide construction industry professionals increased cross-country product sourcing opportunities between the United States and Mexico providing an incredible breath of resources, products, and education.


Ricardo Castellanos mentioned, “This announcement strengthens the relationship with an event as important as TISE and will allow it to function as a bridge for the construction industry between Mexico and the United States.”

Amie Gilmore, for her part, mentioned, “We are excited about the communication and collaboration projects that both events will have for their 2024 editions which will allow extended international presence and industry resourcing.”

Expo CIHAC and TISE are events organized by Informa Markets, a global leader in international events, academic knowledge and digital solutions.


The International Surface Event (TISE) is the megalopolis of all things floor covering, stone, and tile. As the umbrella branding for 3 mega events: SURFACES, StonExpo, and TileExpo, TISE is the annual resource for sourcing and purchasing the newest industry products, networking with industry leaders and game changers, and learning new trends and training.

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To view the sponsors of TISE, visit the industry association page on the event website. SURFACES is sponsored by the World Floor Covering Association; StonExpo is sponsored by the Natural Stone Institute and the Natural Stone Council; TileExpo is sponsored by the National Tile Contractors Association and the Ceramic Tile Education Foundation.


Expo CIHAC is the platform that provides the best tools, suppliers, technologies and solutions that set trends in the industry at any stage of the construction process.

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