EXHIBITOR NEWS

Registration Opens for KBIS 2015

Sep 3, 2014

Registration is now open for KBIS 2015. During the month of September 2014 only, registration is FREE for members of the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), and $50 for non-members. But hurry, rates go up October 1. More than 500 exhibitors will showcase the best of kitchen and bath design Jan. 20-22, 2014 in the Las Vegas Convention Center. KBIS will once again collocate with the International Builders’ Show (IBS) under the umbrella of Design & Construction Week™, now expanded with new partner events. Additionally, KBIS has added 500,000 gsf (gross square feet) of exhibit and programming space in the South Hall of the Convention Center, branded KBISNeXT™.

 

“Registration for KBIS 2015 will allow access to a total of five shows: KBIS, IBS, the International Window Coverings Expo (IWCE), the Winter 2015 Las Vegas Market, The International Surface Event – SURFACES and The Tile Expo,” said Brian Pagel, VP Kitchen and Bath Group, Emerald Expositions. “We have also added an additional 500,000 gross square feet of exhibition and programming space branded KBISNeXT™, to host the new ICFF Pavilion, ICFF Stage and the KBISNeXT™ Tech Bar.”

 

Designed to offer thought-provoking, inspired “on floor” programming, as well as additional exhibit space, KBISNeXT™ joins the extensive educational programming and networking opportunities already offered by the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA).

 

With more than 125,000 attendees expected at Design & Construction Week™ 2015, early registration is encouraged. A full rate schedule for registration is available on the Attendee Pricing page on KBIS.com. To register as an attendee, please visit the Registration Portal.
Members of the press can visit the Press Service Center on KBIS.com to learn more about registration and the criteria for complimentary press credentials. To register for an Editorial Press Pass, please visit the Press Registration Portal.

 

About KBIS
KBIS, in conjunction with the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest industry products, trends and technologies. KBIS is the voice of the kitchen and bath industry and has been for 50 years.

 

Early in 2013, the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) and National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) announced an agreement to co-locate the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) with the International Builders’ Show (IBS) in Las Vegas, Nev. in February 2014 under the banner of Design and Construction Week™. The mega-event will return Jan. 20-22, 2015, in Las Vegas with each show occupying a separate hall. Kitchen and bath brands that have participated in both shows can continue to choose to exhibit in the KBIS or IBS hall. One pass will provide access to both exhibits. NKBA and NAHB will continue to produce separate educational programming and special events.

 

For the latest news and announcements visit www.KBIS.com, follow KBIS on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/KitchenBathIndustryShow and on Twitter at @KBIS2015.

 

About the National Kitchen & Bath Association
The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) is a non-profit trade association with more than 60,000 members that has educated and led the kitchen and bath industry for over 50 years. NKBA.org provides consumers with an inspiration gallery of award-winning kitchen and bath designs, as well as articles, tips, and an extensive glossary of remodeling terms. At NKBA.org, consumers can also find NKBA Connect (the association’s official blog), certified kitchen and bath professionals in their areas, submit questions to NKBA experts, and download the free NKBA Kitchen Planner and NKBA Bath Planner. To learn more, visit the NKBA Press Room at www.NKBA.org.

 

About Emerald Expositions
Emerald is a leading operator of large business-to-business tradeshows in the United States, producing more than 85 tradeshows and conference events per year connecting over 525,000 buyers and sellers across ten diversified end-markets, including general merchandise; sports; hospitality and retail design; jewelry, luxury, and antiques; e-commerce; photography; decorated apparel; building; healthcare; and military. Emerald is headquartered in San Juan Capistrano, Cal. The company’s shows are typically the most prominent and important for exhibitors and attendees within their various industries. For more information on Emerald, please visit www.emeraldexpositions.com.