Show Schedule

Show Floor Hours
Tuesday, January 19 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, January 20 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday, January 21 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Monday, January 18

Time Title Location
11:30 AM – 4:30 PM Educator’s Forum Encore: Beethoven 2
12:00 PM – 5:00 PM 30 Under 30 Luncheon/Event Encore: Brahms 2
12:30 PM – 2:30 PM Pre-Conference: PD1 The Room Compass™ Encore: Brahms 2
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Pre-Conference: PD2 Born to Buy Encore: Brahms 2
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Pre-Conference: PD3 Negotiating for Success Encore: Brahms 1
6:00 PM – 8:30 PM Design Competition & Industry Awards Cosmopolitan: Marquee Nightclub

Tuesday, January 19

     Time Title Location
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Opening Session featuring Jay Leno
doors open at 7:00 AM
Westgate: Paradise Event Center
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Show Floor Open LVCC
9:15 AM – 10:15 AM Champagne & Cupcakes (Invitation Only) KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
10:15 AM – 11:00 AM 30 Under 30 Introductions NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM VFTI/Blocks 1 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Portfolio Reviews KBISNeXT Bar: South Hall
10:45 AM – 11:45 AM Trials and Tribulations – Solutions to Your Biggest Kitchen & Bath Challenge KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM NKBA U Professional of the Year NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Exhibitor CEU Program See schedule
11:45 AM – 1:00 PM Executive Forum (Invitation Only) LVCC: N219-N220
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Modenus Talks Roundtable KBISNeXT Bar: South Hall
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM DesignBites – Kitchen KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM VFTI/Blocks 2 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM 2016 Outlook on the Kitchen & Bath Industry NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM #KBTribe Progressive Chat Cambria (N527); Wellborn (N1215); TOTO (N1329)
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Showroom Critiques KBISNeXT Bar: South Hall
1:45 PM – 2:45 PM Game Changers in Water Conservation KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Exhibitor CEU Program See schedule
2:30 PM – 3:15 PM Tile and Stone Trends for Kitchen & Baths NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM VFTI/Blocks 3 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Press Conference
3:45 PM – 4:15 PM Innovative Showroom Award Panel Discussion KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Chapter Officer Leadership Reception NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
3:45 PM – 4:15 PM Ambassador’s Club Awards & Membership Milestone Reception LVCC: N263/N263C Scripps Hosp Suite
3:45 PM – 4:15 PM Innovative Showroom Award Ceremony KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM #KBISathon – Show us how many steps you took on day 1 of the show and you could win a prize. NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
4:30 PM – 4:45 PM Outstanding Media Awards NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM VFTI/Blocks 4 LVCC: N221-N224, N226-N228

Wednesday, January 20

Time Title Location
8:30 AM – 9:45 AM State of the Industry Address, Annual Meeting of the Membership, State of the Association and President’s Award LVCC: N109-N110
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM ICC Evaluation Service: Allowing Innovation to Thrive through Building Product Evaluation & Certification NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Show Floor Open LVCC
9:15 AM – 10:15 AM Outdoor Living: The Power of the Outdoor Kitchen KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Silestone Trendspotters Talk Color & Design for 2016 NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Mid-Conference PD4: High Performance Design, Build and Remodel Techniques That Meet Your Customers’ Needs LVCC: N202
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Living Well KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Portfolio Reviews KBISNeXT Bar: South Hall
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM VFTI/Blocks 5 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Trends in Sustainable Design: Products and Materials NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Exhibitor CEU Program See schedule
12:30 PM – 12:45 PM Kitchen & Bath: A Consumer’s Experience-An Exploration of Consumers Motivation, Pain Points and Thought Processes NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
12:o0 PM – 1:00 PM Modenus Talks Round Tables KBISNeXT Bar: South Hall
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM DesignBites – Bath KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM VFTI/Blocks 6 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM Living Luxe in a Tiny Space, Adding High-End Elements NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
2:00 PM – 2:45 PM The “New Normal” Short-Term Behaviors, Long Term Solutions NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM VaTech FutureHAUS Bath Panel Discussion KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Exhibitor CEU Program See schedule
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM VFTI/Blocks 7 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
2:30 PM – 5:30 PM Mid-Conference: PD5 Recruiting and Hiring for Success LVCC: N202
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM KBIS Trends KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM 30 Under 30 Presentation NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
4:00 PM – 4:30 PM Best of KBIS Awards Ceremony KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM #KBISathon – Show us how many steps you took on day 2 and you could win a prize! NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
2:30 PM – 5:30 PM VFTI/Blocks 8 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
8:30 PM – 1:30 AM The Bash Encore: XS Nightclub

Thursday, January 21

Time Title Location
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM SHARK! Breakfast Westgate: Ballroom A
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Show Floor Open LVCC
9:15 AM – 10:00 AM Technology Has Changed the Consumer’s Journey – How Can We Keep Up? NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
9:30 AM – 2:00 PM VFTI/Blocks 9-11 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
10:15 AM – 11:00 AM The New Faces of Homeownership NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Exhibitor Social Media Meetup KBISNeXT Bar: South Hall
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Exhibitor CEU Program See schedule
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Establishing Your Brand KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM VFTI/Block 10 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Smart Homes Conversation NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
12:30 PM – 1:15 PM Designing & Selling with 3D Software NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM The Millennial Effect KBISNeXT Stage: South Hall
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM VFTI/Blocks 11 LVCC: N221-N228, N230
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Exhibitor CEU Program See schedule
3:00 PM NKBA U Seek.Learn.Win Contest NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM #KBISathon  – Show us how many steps you took on day 3 of the show and you could win a prize! NKBA Booth: N2163/Center Stage
5:00 PM – 7:30 PM IBS Spike Concert Westgate: Paradise Event Center