Attendee Registration Officially Opens for The International Surface Event 2014
DALLAS — The International Surface Event 2014 attendee registration is officially open. SURFACES, StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas and TileExpo will be held January 27-30 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. Attendees are encouraged to register early as all shows are offering complimentary education registration if they register by the early deadline date of November 29, 2013.
Online registration is available at www.SURFACES.com, www.Stonexpo.com and www.TileExpo.com where information is accessible 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Registration will be easier than ever on the newly redesigned websites which launched September 2013. Advance registration will save attendees not only money, but also time by not having to wait in on-site registration lines.
“By registering early for the show, attendees have the opportunity to save on Exhibits Only registration plus they’ll receive full access to our unparalled education program at no additional cost,” said Amie Gilmore, Associate Show Director, SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas | TileExpo. “The registration process is easy and will ensure that attendees receive the most up-to-date show information and a place in the education session of their choice.”
Dana Teague, Vice President of Hanley Wood Exhibitions, commented, “The International Surface Event 2014 will be a turning point for the industry as we introduce TileExpo. Attendees will see a wide array of products, services and trends, as well as have endless networking and educational opportunities. This will create an environment that will manifest business knowledge, skills and growth.”
Exhibits Only Package includes Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday access to exhibit halls, all on-floor education/demonstrations, and some select classroom sessions. Early pricing is $5 for WFCA and MIA members and $15 for non-members.
Exhibits with Education Package includes the same benefits as the Exhibits Only package and full education program admission Monday, January 27 through Thursday, January 30. Early pricing for this package is $5 for WFCA and MIA members and $15 for non-members.
Pricing for each package will increase after November 29 through January 27, 2013 and again for on-site registration, January 27 through January 30.There are also various other educational opportunities available as an add-on to either package for additional fees. Visit www.SURFACES.com, www.StonExpo.com, or www.TileExpo.com for more information.
The International Surface Event 2014 will be held January 27-30 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. Exhibits will be open Tuesday – Thursday and the Education Program opens Monday, January 27 and goes through Thursday.
For more information on attending or exhibiting at SURFACES 2014, visit www.SURFACES.com or call 800.547.3477 or 972.536.6400.
For information on attending or exhibiting at StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas 2014, visit www.StonExpo.com or call 800.547.3477 or 972.536.6440.
For information on attending or exhibiting at TileExpo 2014, visit www.TileExpo.com or call 800.547.3477 or 972.536.6380.
About the Sponsor of SURFACES
The official sponsor of SURFACES is the World Floor Covering Association (WFCA), the floor covering industry's largest advocacy organization representing floor covering 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 floor covering and connecting customers to members’ retail stores. The WFCA also influences public policy affecting the floor covering industry and consumers. For more information about the WFCA, visit www.wfca-pro.org.
About the Sponsors of StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas
StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas’ Official Sponsors are the Marble Institute of America (MIA) and Natural Stone Council. The mission of the MIA is to promote the use of natural stone and be the world's most authoritative natural stone information resource. Membership in the association is worldwide and includes over 2,000 natural stone producers, exporters/importers, distributors/wholesalers, fabricators, finishers, installers, and industry suppliers—all committed to the highest standards of workmanship and ethics.
The Natural Stone Council, home of the Genuine Stone® brand, is the leader in the stone industry that represents the major associations who are 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, Building Stone Institute, Elberton Granite Association, Indiana Limestone Institute, Marble Institute of America, National Building Granite Quarries Association, National Slate Association and Natural Stone Alliance.
StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas 2014 official endorsers are Veronafiere and ASI.
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. Annual turnover in 2007 was more than $110M.
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.
About Hanley Wood
Hanley Wood, LLC is the premier media and information company serving the residential, commercial design and construction industries. Through its operating platforms, the company produces award-winning digital and print publications, e-Newsletters, websites, marquee trade shows and events, market intelligence data and custom marketing solutions. The company also is North America’s leading publisher of home plans.