EDUCATION

IBS Las Vegas boasts a diverse and exciting conference program taught by the best educators in the industry. Past speakers include, Ryan Teal, Lisa Yamasaki, Martin Parsons, Lauren Moser, DJ Muldoon, Oscar Bond, Ted Gibson Artistic Team, and The Collective. More than 100 classes are included FREE with your exhibit hall ticket! Hands-on Workshops and Master Classes provide a more tactile educational experience for an additional fee, while Main Stage performances feature some of the hottest artists in the industry. 

Please click here to view the 2017 educational lineup which featured phenomenal speakers, important topics and exciting new techniques! 

*Please stay tuned for the 2018 conference program announcement. We promise it will be bursting with brand new classes, speakers and subjects that will help you take your skills and career to the next level!

View the 2017 Conference Program Group

Track descriptions: 

Main Stage Performances 

FREE with your paid exhibit hall admission. Watch the beauty industry's most elite artists from all across the globe as they showcase their work on the IBS New York Stages. 

Master Classes

Learn from a master! These informative classes provide a more personal look into practices that have made these beauty gurus boom in the industry. *Master Classes available at an additional fee. Fee includes one day exhibit hall ticket. 

Hands-on Workshops 

These in-depth workshops cover topics from business building to technique-driven treatments that will help increase your bottom line. *Hands-on workshops available at an additional fee. Fee includes one day exhibit hall ticket.

Hair Techniques & Trends Classes 

FREE with your paid exhibit hall admission. These classes are geared toward stylists interested in expanding their skills, repertoire and client-base. 

Hair Color Classes

FREE with your paid exhibit hall admission and designed for colorists, these classes cover in-season colors and an array of coloring techniques for every client. 

Hair Extension Classes 

FREE with your paid exhibit hall admission. Give your clients versatile options and styles with hair extensions. Learn how to apply and style, while also increasing your bottom line with these classes. 

Men's Styling & Barbering Classes 

FREE with your paid exhibit hall admission. Classes are crafted for men's grooming professionals and barbers interested in enhancing their techniques and learning about the revolution of men's grooming. 

Makeup Artistry & Income Classes

FREE with your paid exhibit hall admission. These classes cover techniques and provide instruction for makeup artists looking to stay on top of current client-enhancing and business-building trends. 

Nail Art & Trends Classes 

FREE with your paid exhibit hall admission. These sessions are designed for nail technicians looking for advice, inspiration, and insight to develop their art. 

Business of Beauty Classes 

FREE with your paid exhibit hall admission and designed for salon owners, managers and professionals looking for in-depth training and guidelines on how to grow, structure and manage their business to success and profitability.