January 8 – 10, 2019
San Diego Convention Center • San Diego, California
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Date: Monday, January 7, 2019
Time: 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Event Details: Reception and Entertainment
Kick off your TSE 2019 at our welcome back to TSE networking cocktail event.
Date: Tuesday, January 8, 2019
As TSE's most attended event, everyone will be talking about the Opening Night Party for years to come.
Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Event Details: General Session
Begin the week on top with our TSE Keynote and take away motivation to build your success on. This is a must-attend to kick-off an inspirational and productive week at TSE!
Time: 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Event Details: Showcase and Reception
The newest TSE event that showcases all the newest trends in Corporate Events, Fundraising, Social and Weddings.
Event Details: Fundraiser
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow famously penned the words, "Into each life some rain must fall." When storm clouds gather and event professionals find themselves faced with a crisis, The SEARCH Foundation stands ready to enter into their lives with a comforting "umbrella". Join us at this incredible event and support the SEARCH Foundation while enjoying the company of your industry friends in a historic venue. The evening will be filled with networking and entertainment, but most importantly the funds raised will enable the SEARCH Foundation to continue its mission of assisting event professionals in crisis.
Date: Thursday, January 10, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Event Details: Entertainment Showcase
Back by popular demand, Michael Cerbelli's: The Hot ListTM: 2019 will take center stage, featuring a high-energy, fast-paced, jam-packed presentation of the hottest new ideas, products and entertainment from around the globe.
Time: 11:45 AM – 1:45 PM
Event Details: Lunch and Presentation
Join our industry leaders in this thought-provoking event as we discuss the current and future issues and opportunities we all will encounter. Hear from leaders who are passionate about the future of the industry, and help to drive the industry forward.
Time: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Event Details: Awards Celebration
Join us as we celebrate the industry's best who produced spectacular events over the past year. The Special Events magazine's advisory board selects events that raise the bar for innovation. Find out who takes top honors at this year's ceremony.
Time: 9:30 PM – 12:00 AM
Event Details: Celebration/Reception/Entertainment
It's the last chance for TSE attendees to connect, learn, and experience even more of the best in the events industry.
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Please be vigilant if approached by any company or service other than onPeak, that implies or claims to be a housing provider for The Special Event. onPeak is the only Official Hotel Partner for The Special Event 2019. We are aware that other housing companies or travel agencies may contact you or your company to book your guest rooms through them. Neither onPeak, nor The Special Event have any affiliation with these organizations and cannot vouch for their services in any way. Entering into financial agreements with non-endorsed companies can potentially cost you thousands of dollars with no guarantee of an actual hotel reservation. Reservations through these agencies or companies are made at your own risk and responsibility.
Please be vigilant if approached by any company or service other than the designated TSE 2019 vendors that implies or claims to be providing vendor services to TSE 2019 exhibitors. GES (booth furnishings and material handling), Ernest Morial Convention Center (Electrical, Internet, Phone & Plumbing), Synergy Event Technology (A/V & Computer Rental), CenterPlate (Catering), CompuSystems (Lead Retrieval/Badge Scanner), Alamo Services (Booth Security) and Floral Expositions (Floral) are the only Official Show Contractors for The Special Event 2019. We are aware that other show contractors may contact you and your company to provide services such as carpet and furniture rental through them. Neither TSE, MCCNO nor GES have any affiliation with these organizations and cannot vouch for their services in any way. Entering into financial agreements with non-endorsed companies can potentially cost you thousands of dollars with no guarantee of receiving their services. Any agreements made through these agencies or companies are made at your own risk and responsibility.