January 8 – 10, 2019
San Diego Convention Center • San Diego, California

Official Publication:

Share Your Ideas, Knowledge & Experience!

The Special Event Show (TSE) invites you to submit your session proposals for its 2019 tradeshow and conference in San Diego, CA.

The Special Event 2019 (TSE), the industry's largest tradeshow and conference for event professionals, you'll connect with over 4,000 event colleagues, exhibitors, and mentors. During your time at TSE, you can select from over 100 education sessions, attend 8+ showcasing events, network with fellow event pros, and browse through thousands of products on the exhibit hall floor. If you produce events, TSE is your show!

TSE Education tracks include:

  • Business & Professional Development
  • Design
  • Event Management
  • Event Technology
  • C Level Executives
  • Catering
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Wedding Trends
  • Event Safety

Selection Process

All abstracts are reviewed based on applicability, originality, conference needs and speaker qualifications. Deadline for submissions is June 1, 2018. Notifications to selected presenters will begin in July.

Speaker Benefits

As a speaker, you receive one (1) complimentary Education Package to The Special Event 2019, a commemorative gift and the opportunity to purchase a Closing Night Celebration at a discounted price. We also offer speakers a complimentary ticket to the Opening Night Party. We are pleased to also give speakers exposure in our marketing materials, mailed to 50,000 industry professionals, The Special Event Mobile App, the Official Show Directory and on our web site.

Submission Guidelines

To submit your proposal(s), visit the Become a Speaker page. If you've spoken or submitted a proposal in the past, you can log in using your established profile and password. Do not create a new profile. If you need help accessing your established profile, contact Robin Leven. If you are submitting a proposal for the first time, you will be prompted to set up an account.

Please note, there are mandatory fields as well as character limits, if you do not receive a confirmation after you submit, please go back and check your status is submitted.

Submit your Proposal Now!

Any questions?
Please contact Robin Leven:
robin.leven@KNect365.com or (215) 444-0326