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IECSC Show Management Team is located at:
757 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
INTERNATIONAL BEAUTY SHOWS
IBS NEW YORK
Toll Free: 800-427-2420
IBS LAS VEGAS
Toll Free: 800-496-9861
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:
Who attends the conferences?
Salon & Spa Owners and Managers, Estheticians, Makeup Artists, Skin Care Specialists, Instructors/Students, Distributors, Massage Therapists, Medical Estheticians, 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 New York has more than 14,900 total attendees.
How many exhibits will be seen at the conferences?
More than 250 exhibitors are at IECSC New York.
What type of Conference Program is offered?
IECSC New York offers 60+ FREE Product Focused Education classes (included with your 3 day exhibit hall admission). For an additional fee you can purchase admission to the Spa Business Conference (includes: Spa Business & Wellness and Medical Spa), Advanced Business Seminar, Makeup Workshop, Advanced Education Workshop and CIDESCO Section USA classes.
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.