Frequently Asked Questions

What type of companies exhibit at the International Esthetics, Cosmetic & Spa Conference?

All companies exhibiting sell or distribute products or services to spas/salons. The following are examples of the types of companies that will be seen at IECSC:

  • Skincare
  • Makeup
  • Hair Removal
  • Private Label
  • Massage
  • Permanent Makeup
  • Microdermabrasion Product/Machine
  • Equipment & Supply
  • Spa Design
  • Spa/Salon Computer Programming
  • Bottling/Packaging

Who attends the conferences?
Salon & Spa Owners and Managers, Estheticians, Makeup Artists, Skin Care Specialists, Instructors/Students, Distributors, Massage Therapists, MedicalEstheticians, Plastic Surgeons, Wellness Practitioners, Cosmetologists.

Is the public invited to participate in the conference?
No, this is a professional tradeshow only and is not beneficial to anyone not involved in the spa industry. However, anyone interested in this industry is more then welcome to call and get more information.

Do you have to bring your license to the show?
Not all states license their estheticians or salon/spa professionals, so we do not require any ID at the door. Some form of professional identification is suggested for networking and business transaction information. Questex, however only advertises to the professionals in the spa industry.

How many people attend the conference each year?
IECSC Florida expects more than 5,500 professionals each year.

How many exhibits will be seen at the conferences?
More than 200 brands will be at IECSC Florida.

What type of Conference Program is offered?
IECSC Florida offers a robust educational program. More than 30 classes are free with your paid daily exhibit hall admission. Plus, there are additional classes available for a separate fee, including: Advanced Education Workshops, CIDESCO USA Education, Targeted Learning Tracks and an Advanced Business Seminar. All classes are taught by the industry's leading experts.

Do people attending classes receive CEU credits?
Many classes are acceptable for CEU credit; however, due to the diversity in state accreditation programs, it is the attendee's responsibility to notify their state board of cosmetology to predetermine which classes are acceptable.

Is there anything else I should know about the show?
Registering for IECSC Florida implies consent to use your image in future promotional materials and media coverage. No one under the age of 15 is allowed in the exhibit hall or in the classrooms, including infants and strollers. Roller bags are not allowed on the show floor.

IECSC/Questex does not sell or share exhibitor, attendee, or speaker information. If a list rental or booking agency contacts you about an attendee or exhibitor list, or services for the show that are not included in our Exhibitor Manuals or from a preapproved third-party partner, they should be considered spam and fraudulent.

EXHIBIT HALL HOURS
Sunday, October 6: 10:00am-6:00pm
Monday, October 7: 10:00am-5:00pm
 

SHOW LOCATION
Broward County Convention Center
1950 Eisenhower Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316