The Special Event 2013: Info for Attendees 2013



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Info for Attendees

Why Attend?

As the largest tradeshow and conference for event professionals in the world, The Special Event (TSE) offers attendees:

• The best event education available: over 100 sessions, 8 relevant event tracks, hand-selected speakers and topics
• Eight showcasing events that generate ideas and product sources for your own events
• An exhibit hall filled with thousands of event products and ideas
• The industry’s most prestigious awards ceremony and celebration
• Networking opportunities everywhere!

TSE Attendees In Their Own Words…The Value of TSE
“It was my first time attending the TSE from the British Virgin Islands, and it was absolutely amazing seeing the ideas/products, meeting suppliers and establishing new business contacts. I would highly recommend this show to event professionals. I came back to my business re-energized and ready to wow my clients.”

“A "not to miss" for anyone in the Event Industry. Whether you are a newbie or a seasoned professional, TSE has something for everyone. A great place to learn, network and connect with the best in the industry. I look forward to this all year and the minute it's over, I start looking forward to next year.

“TSE is a wonderful conference/show that provides a wealth of knowledge on all levels of expertise and areas of events. I would recommend this show to anyone in the event industry. There is something for everyone!” Kelly  Williams, Catering Manager, Hilton Melbourne Rialto Place, Melbourne Florida

  “I was overwhelmed by the credibility of the presenters... very top notch! It was a wonderful experience for a first timer! Everything was done with such class, style, and grace. Loved it!”

"R" to the 6 degree - relationships, relationships, relationships and research, research, research! TSE gives you the ability to grow personally and professionally through the exposure of new products and people. As it is vital to hear what is happening nationally and internationally, it is even more vital to hear it first hand. The TSE Experience offers that. I would not miss it.” Mitchell Crosby - JMC Charleston

The Numbers Speak for Themselves. Source: TSE 2012 Attendee Survey

 Would you Recommend TSE to Industry Colleagues?

TSE is YOUR Show if You Work in Any Capacity With Special Events

• Floral Designers
• Catering Managers
• Corporate Event Planners
• Independent Event Planners
• Event Production Companies
• Wedding Planners
• Students
• Event Equipment Rentals
• Destination Planners
• Association and Non-Profit Planners

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My Expo Plan - Click here to create your personal agenda of Exhibitors and Sessions at TSE 13

• Audio/Visual Equipment
• Dance Floors
• Entertainment
• Event Sites
• Floral Products
• Flowers, dried/fresh
• Fog, Bubble, snowmaking
• China/dinnerware
• Generators/power
• Tents/Tent Accessories/Canopies
• Drapes/backdrops
• Duct tape/gaffers
• Fabric Décor (stretch), sculpture
• Fans/Misters
• Flooring, portable, carpet, dance
• Candles/Candlabra
• Chocolate/chocolate fountains
• Computer, hardware/software
• Confetti, special effects
• Décor, event

• Heaters, portable
• Lighted products/accessories
• Wedding equipment/accessories
• Tables
• Invitations, custom
• Lace,tulle,ribbon
• Party favors/supplies
• Photography
• Plants
• Promotional products
• Restroom, executive
• Silverplate/Aluminum
• Stages, platforms, bleachers
• Stemware
• Tabletop Products
• Lighting
• Linens/Chair covers
• Power
• Staging
• Table/Chairs

Reinvigorate your professional career and Register Today!