A B2B floor covering event under The International Surface Event (TISE) brand, SURFACES is the largest North American flooring event serving ALL of the floor covering industry, bringing together buyers and sellers from around the world to see the latest floor covering products, tools, trends, services and technologies. 


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If you have any questions about the timelines, registration, or the event, feel free to contact the SURFACES team at info@tisewest.com. You may also check out the frequently asked questions section of the website for quick answers to some of the most asked questions. We look forward to seeing you at SURFACES.


WFCA Sponsor of Surfaces

The Event Sponsor

The World Floor Covering Association (WFCA) is the sponsor of SURFACES. The WFCA is the floor covering industry’s largest advocacy organization representing specialty floor covering retailers, manufacturers and distributors around the globe. They provide their members and industry partners leadership and resources that will raise the level of professionalism, increase industry profitability, and enhance consumer satisfaction.

Exhibit Hall Hours at The International Surface Event

Exhibit Hall Hours

Wednesday, January 23..........10 am - 5 pm
Thursday, January 24 ............ 10 am - 5 pm
Friday, January 25 ................. 10 am - 3 pm

Search Stone Products

Search Stone Products

Hardwood, Resilient, Laminate, Linoleum, LVT, Carpet, Carpet Tile, Rugs, Cleaning & Maintenance, Tools & Equipment, Wall Coverings, and so much more. Search exhibiting brands for these and other flooring products you can find at SURFACES. 


Schedule of Events at The International Surface Event

Full Event Schedule

View the full schedule of events including presentations, featured demonstrations, special events, and more. Click on an option to review speaker biographies, find credit hours, and read detailed descriptions.

SURFACES Benefits to WFCA Members

Members of the WFCA receive discounted SURFACES registration passes*, discounted exhibit space bookings*, and a free pass to enter the WFCA member pavilion at SURFACES.  >> Review Full WFCA Membership Benefits

>> Discover WFCA Membership

To accommodate their growing membership and expanded benefits, the WFCA has modified its membership structure. The changes give WFCA members more control over their membership, from choosing the dues and benefits level best suited for their business needs.

  • Discounted SURFACES Registration*
  • Discounted SURFACES Exhibit Space*
  • Free WFCA Member Pavilion Pass
  • and so much more...


*reflected in member pricing

Message from the WFCA President/CEO

“TISE 2018 was the highlight of our show season. From the educational sessions to record attendance, to interactions with other professionals from around the industry, Informa continues to raise the bar!”

~ Scott Humphrey, President/CEO, WFCA

Proud Sponsor of SURFACES

World Floor Covering Association

Additional SURFACES Sponsors, Endorsers, and Partners

Certified Floorcovering Installers I Natural Stone Institute I National Wood Flooring Assoc. I NAFCD