The International Surface Event

Stories Start at the Surface
2021-01-26 - 2021-01-28
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Show Pavilions & Key Features
TISE is a comprehensive event featuring industry resources, trademark events and a wealth of education -- all at your fingertips. The hard part is experiencing everything in just three short days!

Distributor Lounge provides a conducive atmosphere for distributors to meet with customers and create and close business deals.  With comfortable seating and free WIFI, the Distributor Lounge keeps you productive without having to leave the show floor.

International Exhibitions on the show floor demonstrating the reach and increasing importance of the show across the world. See companies and products from India, China, Italy, Mexico, Pakistan, Turkey, and others.

The Design + Installation Showcase Hub (The DISH) presents on three stages: The Design Stage, The Product Demonstration Stage, and The Installation Stage. Attendees can stop in throughout each day to get ‘the dish’ on what’s new, what’s hot, and what’s on-trend for products, installation, design, and trends. The Design Stage is curated by the world-renowned design firm, Scarlet Opus, and an innovative tech design company, House Tipster, to present a virtual 360 space packed with trends, products, and high-design rooms. In addition, The Product Demonstration Stage features exhibitor-led demonstrations on the newest products released into the industry while The Installation Stage presents detailed, how-to, and best practices demonstrations on all types of challenging installation techniques.

The Marmomac Pavilion, highlighting exhibitors from Turkey, Portugal, Germany and Italy, presents in-booth demonstrations and sponsored education sessions catered to the architecture and design communities with a focus on the protection and care of natural and engineered stone surfaces. 

NWFA Hardwood Flooring Pavilion offers NWFA members - current and prospective - a space for networking and browsing among new manufacturers and suppliers of innovative hardwood products.

STONE Exhibitions encourages open dialogue among fabricators, designers and architects about the value and benefits of using natural stone while presenting stone products and stone services from around the globe.

The Cage allows attendees to experience live-action demos of the latest tools seam-setting, texturizing and polishing natural stone products.  A favorite show feature guaranteed to enhance your productivity.

Tool Alley features the latest in exactly what you would expect, TOOLS.  See exhibiting companies featuring the latest in technology and techniques as they demonstrate their latest tools in action!


Additional Events & Show Features:

  • Canada Night Happy Hour
  • Emerging Professionals Networking Happy Hour
  • First Time Attendee Orientation
  • Houzz Education & Consultations
  • TISE Best Of Awards
  • Trending Show Floor Tours
  • And much, much more….

The International Surface Event (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 event has served the industry over 30 years, is held annually in Las Vegas, and is the first event of the year making it the launch event for new products and THE opportunity for buyers to make their purchases for the year. Comprised of three world-class tradeshows: SURFACES, StonExpo/Marmomac and Tile Expo events, The International Surface Event is the most comprehensive event in the industry featuring four impressive days with 450,000 square feet of products, hands-on demos, inspiring trends, over 800 key manufacturers and industry suppliers, along with innovative, unmatched education and networking programs.


Attendee information

TISE attendees are residential and commercial architects, designers, builders, contractors, distributors, dealers, retailers, remodelers, realtors, installers, importers, fabricators and other floor covering, stone and tile industry professionals. TISE is a global event bringing industry professionals from nearly 100 countries to seek, source, and purchase products and services such as carpet, hardwood, laminates, tools, equipment, stone, tile and much more.

Exhibitor information

Exhibitors at TISE are manufacturers and suppliers of products and services that serve the floor covering, stone, and tile industries. TISE is a global event bringing exhibitors from around the world to display their products and services such as carpet, hardwood, laminates, tools, equipment, stone, tile and much more.

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