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The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) is charged with marketing Southern Nevada as a tourism and convention destination worldwide and also with operating the Las Vegas Convention Center and Cashman Center. With nearly 150,000 hotel rooms in Las Vegas alone and more than 11 million square feet of meeting and exhibit space citywide, the LVCVA’s mission centers on attracting ever increasing numbers of leisure and business visitors to the area. Download the virtual reality app, Vegas VR, to experience Las Vegas from your iPhone or Android by visiting http://www.vrtv.vegas/. For more information, go to www.lvcva.com or www.visitlasvegas.com.
Eventbrite is the world’s largest ticketing and event technology platform, powering two-million events around the world each year. From large-scale music festivals to intimate concerts, marathons and conferences, we help hundreds of thousands of organizers promote and manage their event, sell more tickets, and deliver experiences that enrich people’s lives.
Thuzi is a worldwide leader in technology that blends events, mobile applications and digital campaigns that are truly Social by Design. Events powered by the award winning Thuzi Event Pass Platform leverage Thuzi’s extensive social media experience and game changing technology. These capabilities help our clients turn “live” events into “life” events shared across social media to achieve unparalleled brand immersion and monetization.

Thuzi’s event & mobile platforms power events of any size from single photo activations for one brand to many activations across multiple brands, using one powerful registration credential. Come see why leading agencies and brands such as UFC, MillerCoors, Honda, Microsoft and Oprah are choosing the award-winning Thuzi Event Pass Platform to power their events.

FISH is the Live Event Operating System for many of the world’s most iconic events, including NFL Super Bowl, MLB, NHL, and NBA All Star Games, US Open Tennis, CMA Festival, and corporate conferences such as DreamForce. The FISH platform leverages RFID, BLE, and Mobile Technology to track attendee behavior, make events more experiential, and drive new digital sponsor revenues.
The Trade Group is a full-service, award-winning provider of products and services for trade shows, events, retail environments and an endless array of face-to- face experiences. The organization helps clients share their unique stories through a comprehensive suite of solutions that includes: exhibit design and fabrication, graphic design and production, exhibit management, digital applications, video production, exhibit accessories, interactive experiences, strategic marketing and more.

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From finding and engaging new digital audiences to boosting registrations and sponsorships, Feathr brings all of your digital efforts under one roof. Feathr’s event marketing cloud is a suite of digital marketing and monetization tools specifically designed for the needs of event organizers. From boosting registrations to enhancing sponsor packages to engaging attendees throughout the year, Feathr helps live events fully leverage their online reach.
Vendini is an all-in-one festival solution that helps festival and live event organizers sell more tickets, engage fans with kickass marketing, simplify on-site operations, collect data and look damn good while you do it with custom RFID wristbands so you can deliver what your fans came for — a first class, unforgettable experience.
The Confluence PR
The Confluence is a full-service media agency that delivers best-in-class publicity, branding and content strategy to many of the world’s most influential brands, festivals, and artists. We help our clients make the biggest impact possible through our proprietary processes and the distribution of compelling content. We live for analytics and die for aesthetics.
Backstage Networks
Backstage Networks (BSN) is THE IT expert for the the touring, festival and event industries. BSN is a licensed telecommunications carrier, facilities-based VoIP system operator and world-class venue IT operator. With over 20 years of experience in providing complex fixed and temporary wired and wireless infrastructure, BSN is the most experienced and capable service provider for sports, entertainment and commercial tours, festivals and events.

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Boomset is an experience automation platform designed to save time, simplify marketing efforts, and collect valuable data professionals need. With products like on-site badge & wristband printing, custom-branded self-check- in kiosks, lead retrieval, session management, RFID tracking, and more, Boomset offers seamless on-site solutions to create more efficient
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Choose 2 Rent offers a wide selection of event hardware for registration, session scanning, and lead retrieval to encourage customers to skip the hassle and planning around the equipment needed for their events. From installation and setup to branding and on-site support, they strive to ensure that each event runs smoothly from the moment of reserving your equipment. 
Together, Boomset and Choose 2 Rent provide comprehensive solutions and professional support worldwide for a flawless event lifecycle.
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Amplify Media is the fastest growing news outlet for the Venues and Live Events industry.
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Prime Advocates is a not-for-profit strategic business consultancy and social finance law-firm run by ex-City business consultants and lawyers helping to deploy money for good. We use our expertise in innovative entrepreneurship and our ecosystem to grow sustainable businesses and facilitate the delivery of social / environmental impactful customer or user engagement.”
Our network extends across many sectors from legal services, PR agencies, financial asset management to fashion and architecture. We would be happy to discuss how these organisations can be reached for XLIVE. Examples include:
Deloitte, Weil, Gotshal & Manges, Linklaters, Orricks, BBB, Omnicom, BBB, Intel, Boening, Yunus Social Business, Oxfam, Car2Go (Daimler), Christies, C2 Montréal, Victoria Beckham, Foster & Partners, Thomas Heatherwick, Accenture, London Museum of Architecture, Zaha Hadid Architects, London School of Economics, University of Oxford, RiverRock European Capital LLP, Equilibrium Capital, Elizabeth Peyton Jones Fashion Fund, and many others.

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The Billboard Touring Conference & Awards is the only live music awards show that honors acts, executives, venues, agents, managers, and events. After 12 consecutive years in New York, the 13th Annual Billboard Touring Conference & Awards will take its industry-leading gathering of the live music business to the West Coast on November 9-10, 2016 at the SLS Beverly Hills.
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Canadian Music Week is recognized as one of the premier entertainment events in North America focusing on the business of music. The 2017 edition of the Canadian Music Week festival spans 4 nights from April 18-22 with over 800 showcasing bands at more than 40 music venues in downtown Toronto.
Since it was created in 2011, EDMbiz has been the ultimate destination for dance music professionals worldwide looking to make their mark on the culture. From informative keynote conversations to diverse panels covering the biggest issues facing our community, the conference unites all facets of our business into a memorable event where ideas are exchanged, deals are done, and long-lasting friendships are made.
Event Safety Alliance
The Event Safety Alliance (ESA) is dedicated to promoting “life safety first” throughout all phases of event production and execution. We strive to eliminate the knowledge barrier that often contributes to unsafe conditions and behaviors through the promotion and teaching of good practices and the development of training and planning resources.
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Everfest puts your festival in front of millions of passionate, adventure-hungry festival fans each month. Attendees of XLIVE receive two free weeks of promotion to help grow your festival and an early invite to our premium FestClub rewards program. Email festivalgrowth@everfest.com to get started today.

Las Vegas Events
The primary purpose of Las Vegas Events is to secure events for the destination and then ensure their success. Through “Signature Events” we work closely with event producers, hotels, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and local municipalities to assemble the necessary elements for a successful event.
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LDI provides you with an exclusive opportunity to see and demo new gear on October 17-23 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, while providing you with the cutting-edge training you need. Network with your peers, and connect with manufacturers, as they debut their latest products and services to the entertainment technology industry.
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Welcome to Music Festival Wizard. We’re a small crew of dedicated festival fans rambling the country and writing about the experience. In our spare time, we’re building the largest database of music festivals on the Internet.
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eSports & Casino Resorts presented by Naruscope is a two-day event in Las Vegas that will provide commercial gambling operators with a playbook for near-term integration of eSports while providing eSports stakeholders with a path to the unique opportunities offered by the casino resort environment.
SF MusicTech Summit
The SF MusicTech Summit brings together visionaries in the evolving music/business/technology ecosystem, along with the best and brightest developers, entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, journalists, musicians, and organizations who work with them at the convergence of culture and commerce. We meet to do business and discuss, in a proactive, conducive to dealmaking environment.
Ultimate Festival Guide
With over 10,000 music festivals taking place worldwide annually, Ultimate Festival Guide aims to become the only source of festival news and information that festival fans will need to make sure their next festival experience is the best it can be!
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Founded in 2006, Group Y is the original and leading collective of professionals focused on youth marketing, action / outdoor sports, entertainment and other progressive and expressive cultures. Our mission is to intersect influencers across industries and ignite ideas that inspire the current and next generation leaders and decision makers. Leveraging events, outreach, content and consultation, Group Y takes the work out of networking and strengthens the areas where industries overlap.