Sunday, September 17th

FREE Technical Education from Industry Leading Manufacturers

(FREE with your general admission ticket!)


10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Aora Nails, ROOM 105

CHROME, Jasmine Quach, Educator

Aora Nails invites you to attend their class and check out their NEW techniques of Chrome Design!


Atwood Industries, ROOM 101

Electric Filing-Tricks of the Trade - Nicole Atwood, Educator

Atwood Industries, in association with Nicole Knight, offers an electric filing class for everyone, from novice to seasoned professional. Nicole will show you how to add speed, efficiency and quality to your work, and demonstrate new bits for hands and feet. Plus, get all of your questions answered during the Q&A.


Kupa, Inc., ROOM 103

Kupa Inc GelFinity Gel Gloss vs Matte Finish (Soak-Off / No-wipe finish Gel topcoat)

Kupa Inc Educator will demonstrate the difference of TripTych acrylic powder finished with a Matte or Gloss finish. GelFinity Gel Matte & Gloss finish are soak-off and a time saver for nail technicians as they are also a no wipe finish! Your clients will love the durability of the Kupa nail system and you will too!  Join our education team to get your questions answered with gloss vs matte finishes.


Light Elegance – ROOM 104

LIGHT ELEGANCE BUTTERCREAM: An Introduction to the Future of Color, Hannah Lippke, Educator

Light Elegance ButterCream Color Gels are made with a revolutionary new formulation that delivers extremely high pigmentation while remaining incredibly easy to work with.  In this demo class, you will become familiar with ButterCream and how it behaves on the fingernail. You will learn application techniques used to perform overlays and create nail art.  Get tips and tricks from the LEU Educator and receive a free ButterCream color gel.


Mia Secret, ROOM 102

(This class was developed for Spanish-speaking professionals.)

3-D Artístico


11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Backscratchers Salon Systems, Inc., ROOM 101

NEW Extreme Acrylic Color Powders - Diana Snipe, Educator                         

Instructed by Diana Snipe, experienced professional in all Backscratchers products. Learn the hottest NEW trend in nail application with color powders. This class will get you motivated to try something new with exciting bold colors. You will learn how to POUR, SPRINKLE or DIP the new colors with the release of Backscratchers NEW sprinkle top dispenser for color powders and glitters. With these techniques you will learn color infusion, nail art design and how to create beautiful, strong & colorful nails. Make more money with Backscratchers!


Bio Sculpture Gel USA, ROOM 102

Inventors of Soak-Off Gel, No Chip Color Gel & Gel Nail Sculptures - Melanie Visser, Educator

Apply and remove our one-step gel system in just 10 minutes. Over 150 color gels that require no primers, bonders, base coats or sealers. Flexible, less-flexible and solid gel nails.



Learn the latest techniques from Koko, the Creator of KOKOIST!

Tip & Overlay gel extension, form gel sculpture extension, gem gel nail art and more!


Vetro, ROOM 105

Intro to Japanese Gel Nail Art Techniques - Megumi Hasegawa, International Nail Artist

This class is an introduction to Vetro & Japanese nail art techniques. Megumi brings you decades of experience, from Japan demonstrating show stopping designs in an achievable way. You'll learn the foundation of gel application & art technique.


Young Nails, ROOM 104

Why Dip When You Can Pour SlickPour Powder Coating Class

Nobody likes double dipping. Jump start your traditional nail enhancement service with this fun, fast paced, dazzling, crazy SlickPour class.  Learn how easy SlickPour powder coat application and removal is.  With a service that’s clean and speedy, your clients will go crazy over the mighty staying power and beautiful look of each set.  


12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Akzéntz, ROOM 102

Akzéntz UV/LED Gel Play has changed the nail art industry! Yuriko Hoshina, Educator

Learn the latest Gel art techniques with Akzentz ACE Educator Yuriko Hoshina!  In this 1 hour class Yuriko will demonstrate Japanese art, marble stone, mermaid fins and how to place chains.



Gel Nail Art Stamping Techniques

Come explore the features of gel from Color Club and FAST MONEY making techniques using Color Club Stamping plates with over 500 different patterns to offer clients.


Ibd, ROOM 104

Power to the Pro: Hard Gel Education - Vicki Ornellas, Educator

Learn how to sculpt and work with hard gels from an ibd Pro Education Team member… Our seasoned educator will instruct you how to properly work with hard gels, while giving you tips and tricks along the way.  PLUS, learn what's new in ibd color, including Gel Polish and Advanced Wear Pro-Lacquer. At ibd we are the nail people!


LeChat Nail Care Products, ROOM 101 (2018 NAILPRO Nail Competitions Sponsor)

The Perfect Match Dual Set - Yvette Holt, International Educator

Nobility Gel Polish cuts service time in half for a sleek, long-lasting finish. Dare to Wear Nail Lacquer delivers perfect match color for temporary touch-ups or matching mani-pedis.


Light Elegance, ROOM 103


The NEW Zippy eFile from Light Elegance features a beautiful Light Elegance pink and white design with a pearl finish. But don't let the cute name and packaging fool you; underneath the beautiful exterior, this is one serious drill for techs that desire speed, accuracy and quiet performance client after client.  In this demo class, the LEU Educator will introduce you to Zippy’s features and the three LE Z-bits: Preppy, Speedy, and Smoothie.  Learn how to save time on every service while expertly shaping each nail with Zippy.



1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.



Moonlit colors. Hypnotizing effects. Spellbinding beauty. Nails are the ultimate power source this season with avant-garde artistry for a dark and seductive edge. See how CND brings the fashion trends to you straight from the runway. Learn the latest colors and the hottest nail styles for the season. Discover how the trends will impact how nails become the ultimate fashion accessory.


EzFlow, ROOM 104

Design, Sculpt, Create! Bring Out your Inner Artist with EzFlow Acrylics - Lulú Desfassiaux, Global Master Educator

Lulú will help you bring drama to your fingertips with EzFlow’s Acrylic Powder systems. Create truly unique, one-of-a-kind acrylic masterpieces while maintaining the proper techniques and structure of an acrylic nail enhancement. 


LeChat Nail Care Products, ROOM 101 (2018 NAILPRO Nail Competitions Sponsor)

The Perfect Match Dual Set - Blanca Reyes, International Educator

(This class was developed for Spanish-speaking professionals.)

Recorte su tiempo de servicio en medio de un acabado elegante y duradero con Nobility Gel Polish. Dare to Wear Nail Lacquer ofrece color temporal combinación perfecta para los retoques, o compatibles mani-pedis.


Voesh New York, ROOM 102

Introduction to Voesh Manicure and Pedicure Products - Faith Roxas, Educator

Learn how to use Voesh manicure and pedicure products and the benefits of using them in your salon.


3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

EzFlow, ROOM 104

EzFlow TruDIP – An Easy 3-Step System to Design Captivating Acrylic Nails in Half the Time! Hoang Nguyen, EzFlow Educator

Hoang introduces you to the simple and easy application process of the TruDIP Acrylic Dip System. This odorless system requires no sculpting and minimal filing to create a quick and precise acrylic manicure, leaving nails lightweight and durable with a shiny, glossy finish. 


Mia Secret, ROOM 102

(This class was developed for Spanish-speaking professionals.)

Rosa Estilo Vintage – Nivel 2


Polaris Nail System, ROOM 105

Polaris Dipping Nail System - Vicki Jensen & Trinh Nguyen, Educators 

Learn the newest dipping powder techniques (Ombre, baby boomer, color block, 3 D design…) with our state of the art products and top educators, Vicki and Trinh. MMA Free, DBP Free, Harmful Odor Free, Formaldehyde Free, Toluene Free.


Rocket CM, ROOM 103

Rocket Client Management helps beauty professionals to use simple but power technologies as a tool within their businesses.  The presentation will cover topics which include client management and team and employee management.  We will discuss how to create efficiency within your business and client retention.



Classes subject to change.