XLIVE Special Events

At XLIVE, you’ll receive the best in education, panels, one-on-one’s and so much more. You will also get many opportunities to network, share your experiences and insights, and enjoy the company of your industry friends at our events on and off site.


Welcome Reception - Sponsored by ATOMIC

Sunday, November 17, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Premier Ballroom, Level 3 of Conference Center   

Join us as we welcome you to XLIVE 2019.  Celebrate your year's successes alongside your industry colleagues with drinks & appetizers and prepare for the best XLIVE Annual Conference & Expo to date!


Opening Reception - Sponsored by FestiFi

Monday, November 18, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Premier Ballroom, Level 3 of Conference Center   

Kick-off your XLIVE experience with us and enjoy food & drinks while networking with client prospects, colleagues, and friends.

XLIVE After Party

XLIVE Official Afterparty

Monday, November 18, Doors Open @ 10:30PM
Marquee Nightclub – Cosmopolitan

Present your XLIVE2019 badge for free entry and exclusive VIP expedited entry. Enjoy an open bar from 11PM to midnight and relax with good friends and industry colleagues!

Marquee Nightclub Entry Instructions 
Marquee Nightclub at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas opens at 10:30pm. The main entrance to Marquee is located on the second floor in the Boulevard Tower of the resort. Please remember to bring your ID. All guests of Marquee Nightclub must be 21 years or older, present valid proof of age and must be compliant with venue dress code. All entry is at doorman discretion and capacity restrictions. All guests may be subject to security screening upon entry. Prohibited items include, but are not limited to: weapons, controlled substances, outside food and drinks, Go Pros, professional cameras and selfie sticks. Decisions on prescription medication are made on a case-by-case basis by management at the door.

Marquee Nightclub Dress Code
Upscale-Casual; button down collared shirts and dress shoes for gentlemen. No baseball hats, tennis shoes, or open-toed shoes for men.

Marquee Nightclub Table Reservation Inquiries
Enjoy the ultimate VIP experience by booking one of our premium tables inside Marquee Nightclub. Tables are available on Mondays, Fridays, and Saturdays, and our bottle prices vary based on availability. Any convention guests inquiring or requesting VIP table service at Marquee Nightclub, please contact Marquee VIP Host at Mark Olanday directly at 702.858.8526 or by email at Mark.Olanday@taogroup.com.

Beauty & Essex Restaurant Reservations
Beauty & Essex is our restaurant located on the P3 level of the Cosmopolitan Hotel where you’ll be treated to an extensive selection of shareable plates, fine wines and world-class service. Beauty & Essex is an amazing starting spot for dinner before Marquee Nightclub and is open 7 nights a week. All convention guests who purchase a dinner entree at Beauty & Essex will receive one complimentary cocktail from the restaurant with valid proof of show badge. For Beauty & Essex restaurant reservations, please call 702.737.0707 or email us at reservations@beautyandessex.com.

Startup Showcase

Tuesday, November 19

The XLIVE Startup Showcase will provide eight companies with an opportunity to pitch to an esteemed panel of investors with considerable experience in investment & and live events. Each organization will take the stage and have 3.5 minutes to pitch their product/service, after which the panel of judges and audience will ask one question each. The judges will then decide on the company that will be the crowned the 2019 XLIVE Startup Showcase winner. The audience will also be polled to select an Audience Choice winner. Announcements of both winners will be made during the closing remarks on Wednesday morning.

Red Bull's Against the Odds: Esports Documentary Screening

Tuesday, November 19, 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for this exclusive screening of Against the Odds, a documentary following the ups, downs and twists of esports organization, Team OG, in their fight to win one of the largest esports tournaments in the world, The International. Following the screening, there will be an open Q&A session with veterans of the esports space and directors and producers of the film.

Mid-morning Brunch

Wednesday, November 20, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Premier Ballroom, Level 3 of Conference Center 

Fuel up for the final day with a light breakfast to get your blood pumping!

LiveXperience Symposium

Wednesday, November 20

XLIVE and LDI present LiveXperience Symposium, a full-day on experiential immersive design. From brand activations to cutting-edge entertainment, the experience is the thing, and the more immersive the better. Meet the players, from the agencies that serve as the creative catalysts for brand activations and producers that create immersive entertainment events to the designers who bring them to life with an arsenal of high-tech tools, in a full day of panels and talks. Included in your badge!