XLIVE Sponsor Info

Special thanks to all XLIVE sponsors and exhibitors. Collectively, XLIVE supporters represent some of the most committed and forward thinking organizations in the festival community. If you are interested in learning more about sponsoring, exhibiting or joining the XLIVE community please fill out the form below or contact us at sponsorship@xlivecon.com and our team will get back to you within 48 hours. 

We look forward to hearing from you!



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Presenting Sponsor

TicketGuardian

TicketGuardian

Ticket Guardian strive to bridge the gap between the "Non-refundable" world that is ticketing and bring peace of mind, understanding that life still happens while adding value to both our partners, merchants, and customers.

Front Gate Tickets

Front Gate Tickets

Front Gate Tickets is redefining the festival ticketing experience for promoters and fans through innovation, creativity, and technology. We have powered over 400 festivals across the US and Canada and continue to develop our suite of products for ticketing and access control, to marketing, sponsorship activations, and analyzing the performance of live events. Front Gate Tickets takes pride in making our clients feel like part of our family by combining best-in-class services with a second-to-none suite of products. We take a unique view of your business and offer proven solutions that expand reach, increase ticket sales, and improve efficiencies.

Complete Show Services

Complete Show Services

Complete Show Services works as a General Contractor, Exhibitor Appointed Contractor (EAC), we build custom exhibit booths, we offer storage, transportation logistics and we create positive Brand based exhibit experiences.   Having successful tenure in all areas of Trade shows, Conventions and Corporate Meetings, Complete Show Services knows how to manage these areas in a cost and production efficient, professional manner.  Our decades of “Complete Show Services” experience is broad and deep and that’s what makes the difference for our clients.

Complete Show Services
Experient

Experient

Are you designing events or experiences? The challenge to capture and maintain guest attention has never been greater. Your events must be meaningful, motivational and remarkable. At Experient, A Maritz Global Events Company, we combine people-centered insights and science-based principles to help you design transformational experiences for your guests. By unifying tactical services such as planning, sourcing, ticketing/registration, housing, lead retrieval, mobile apps and beacons, we gather their demographic and behavioral data. This data is interpreted and insights are applied, leading to transformational guest experiences that foster attendance, loyalty and growth. With Experient you design the journey, not just the destination. Together we are Perfecting the Event Experience®.

Experient
Eventbrite

Eventbrite

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.

Eventbrite
Thuzi

Thuzi

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.

Thuzi

Premier Sponsor

Umbel

Umbel

At Umbel we empower some of the most recognizable names in sports, media, entertainment and nonprofit to acquire and unify your customer data so that you can deliver highly personalized campaigns with incredible speed to increase engagement, revenue and loyalty. Visit www.umbel.com to learn more.

Tango Card

Tango Card

Tango Card provides a global catalog of digital gift cards for your reward, incentive, and payment disbursement needs. Access Tango Card's ordering portal, bulk delivery service, or Rewards as a Service API to integrate digital gift cards to fit your program user experience. With a global gift card catalog of over 400+ retailers and Reward Links there’s a reward for everyone at Tango Card. Check out more at www.tangocard.com.

SquadUP

SquadUP

Squad Up: SquadUP is a mobile-first ticketing, event management and audience engagement platform. The Company provides software to more than 600 customers including American City Business Journal, The New York City Wine and Food Festival, The Charleston Wine and Food Festival, The New Orleans Wine + Food Experience, The San Diego Bay Wine and Food Festival, Fullscreen Live, The Duke Global Entrepreneurship Network, Gladiator Rock N Run, The USC Center for Body Computing, and Richmond Jazz Festival. The platform's major value proposition hinges on an integrated, fully-featured mobile app for attendees and organizers in addition to a completely white labeled implementation package for enterprise customers." http://press.squadup.com/

Sciensio

Sciensio

Sciensio's EventBots solution are Artificial Intelligence ChatBots that allow attendees to text questions and get answers wherever, whenever and on whatever device they choose, without the need to download an app or learn a new system. Our conversation design and AI technology combine to deliver exceptional attendee support and a superior event experience all while saving event organizers’ valuable time and money.  Importantly, the system can be used to notify attendees via text on their phone of last minute changes or emergencies with just a few keystrokes from an organizer.

See Tickets

See Tickets

Founded 25 years ago, See Tickets is an experienced international ticketing organization offering a comprehensive suite of ticketing solutions. We provide excellent personal service, a state of the art platform and tremendous marketing support to our clients. We serve over 5,000 clients globally, including attractions like The Eiffel Tower, The Queen Mary, Flower Fields and others. See Tickets is a subsidiary of Vivendi SA, an international Media and Content business, employing more than 16,000 staff with revenues in excess of $12 billion. Contact us to find out how we can help you sell more and worry less.

See Tickets
WorldStage

WorldStage

WorldStage provides Audio, Video and Lighting technologies to live event communities, specializing in developing unique and imaginative technical solutions. We create and deliver technologies that range from engaging an individual during an activation to delivering a transformative experience for an audience of thousands. Our 30+ year history and unparalleled technical expertise combined with an extensive R&D focus is why WorldStage is recognized as both a pioneer and leader in LED video, media servers, projection mapping, audio design and full-service lighting. This peerless combination of technology and expertise consistently positions our clients and partners as leaders in their own industries.

WorldStage

Supporting Sponsor

Connect&GO

Connect&GO

Connect&GO is a global leader in RFID solutions for the leisure, sports and entertainment industries. Our platform includes three configurable modules: ACCESS CONTROL, CASHLESS PAYMENTS and EXPERIENTIAL ACTIVATIONS that provide our clients with the visibility and management tools they need. We've partnered with major brands and agencies around the world, turning creative ideas into fully connected, frictionless experiences. http://www.connectngo.com

Patron Technology

Patron Technology

Patron Technology is the integrated event technology solution that enables event organizers to create deeper and more profitable relationships with their ticket buyers, fans, and supporters. Under the investment umbrella of Providence Strategic Growth, Patron Technology’s brands include PatronManager, ShowClix, Ticketleap, SeatAdvisor, and Greencopper. Powering events like New York Comic Con, Coachella, The Daily Show, Julliard, Sonar, and MoMa, Patron Technology provides event organizers with the technology and expert services they need to grow their businesses. Here is the Patron Tech link: https://patrontechnology.com/

HelloSugoi

HelloSugoi

HelloSugoi is a blockchain-based, data-empowered event management ecosystem striving to align the economic relationship between artists, event organizers, vendor services, and consumers. We enable a decentralized, secure, and transparent means to allocate event tickets utilizing the encryption features of blockchain technology. Through the use of price discovery data, HelloSugoi delivers the ability to design smart pricing models to increase efficacy in both primary and secondary markets, thereby strengthening the financial backbone of the live events industry.

Backstage Networks

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. http://www.bsnlive.com

MGM Resorts International

MGM Resorts International

MGM Resorts International is a global entertainment company with national and international locations featuring best-in-class hotels and casinos, state-of-the art meetings and conference spaces, incredible live and theatrical entertainment experiences, and an extensive array of restaurant, nightlife and retail offerings. MGM Resorts creates immersive, iconic experiences through its suite of Las Vegas-inspired brands. The MGM Resorts portfolio encompasses 27 unique hotel offerings. www.mgmresorts.com

Vendini

Vendini

Vendini's all-in-one festival solution 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. www.vendini.com 

Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC)

Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC)

Located in the heart of Shanghai, a city of over 25 million people, the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) is the largest Western owned and run exhibition center in China. It is easily accessible via multiple metro and bus lines, is 20 minutes from the Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG), and has parking for 4700 vehicles. With over 2 million square feet of ground level indoor space (spread over 17 column-free buildings), 1 million square feet of outside space, and 3 entry points, SNIEC is designed for adaptability.

Greenberg Glusker

Greenberg Glusker

For nearly 60 years, Greenberg Glusker has held a unique position in Los Angeles as a full-service law firm, with particular expertise in bankruptcy/insolvency, corporate, employment, entertainment, environmental, intellectual property, litigation, private client services, real estate, and taxation. Committed to providing a wide range of services, Greenberg Glusker combines the personal attention of a boutique firm with the strength and breadth of services customarily found in a multi-office, international firm.

Greenberg Glusker

Creative Partner

NY Media Festival

NY Media Festival

NY Media Festival brings together senior games, music, television and video leaders, brands and marketing execs as well as investors and start-ups over two days for Digital Music Forum (October 4), NY Games Conference (October 4), Future of Television (October 5), and Rights Tech Summit (October 5). Check out www.mefest.com for more information.

Hotels for Hope

Hotels for Hope

Hotels for Hope brokers and manages hotel inventory for large consumer events, races, festivals, conferences and brands. Our technology allows clients to extend their digital ecosystem, capture valuable consumer data, create incremental revenue streams and increase attendee experience. Additionally, $2 per every actualized room night is donated to help children live happier and healthier lives.

Hotels for Hope
Jeff Kravitz

Jeff Kravitz

Jeff Kravitz is one of the premiere live music photographers in America and has been covering festivals with his team for GoldenVoice, Superfly, Another Planet, Life Is Beautiful and countless others for the past 20 years. He is President of FilmMagic.Com a Division of Getty Images and his work can be found at JeffKravitzPhoto.com

Jeff Kravitz
Group Y

Group Y

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.

Group Y
Prime Advocates

Prime Advocates

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.

Prime Advocates
Amplify Media

Amplify Media

Amplify Media is the fastest growing news outlet for the Venues and Live Events industry.

Canadian Music Week

Canadian Music Week

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.

EDMbiz

EDMbiz

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

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.

Events For Gamers

Events For Gamers

Whether you are an event coordinator, developer, media, fan, or simply curious about game industry events, Events For Gamers has the latest event updates for you in one easy to peruse location. Not only is the site an information resource, but also a vibrant community across multiple social networks.

Everfest

Everfest

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.

Music Business Association

Music Business Association

The Music Business Association is a non-profit membership organization that advances and promotes music commerce across all delivery models.

Music Festival Wizard

Music Festival Wizard

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.

Naruscope

Naruscope

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.

The SF MusicTech Summit

The 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.

SportTechie

SportTechie

SportTechie has become the world’s leading resource devoted to the burgeoning intersection of sports technology. We cover the latest technological innovations, ideas, and products that impact the fan experience, player performance, and sports industry as a whole. You will never find the latest player news or scores on SportTechie. Instead, we report the cutting-edge developments with in-depth analysis and exclusive interviews to educate fans and industry experts alike. We exist to analyze and illuminate the growing numbers of ways technology is evolving the sports we all love so much.