Special Events

Make connections you'll never forget.

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo, co-located with DeckExpo offers a wealth of special events throughout the week, designed to create networking opportunities for attendees to mix and mingle with peers, colleagues, friends, mentors, and vendors. Attendees are encouraged to enrich their on-site experience by attending these events. 

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Association Reception Night

Celebrate another year of the PSP Expo/DeckExpo at this year's Association Reception NIght! Enjoy complimentary beer, wine, and soft drinks, music from the DJ as you engage with other participants and industry colleagues in this festive atmosphere. 

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PHTA WAVE Young Professionals Network Event

Join us to network and socialize with your fellow young professionals. Admission includes select alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and appetizers. Space is limited so reserve your ticket when registering for the show.


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The Million Dollar Pool Design Challenge

Are you up for this year's challenge? The clients and their long list of requirements are fictitious but the contest is real. Design the ultimate outdoor oasis with a million-dollar budget. 

Five finalists, including one student, will be selected to receive a trip to the PSP Expo/DeckExpo where they will be present their rendering to their peers. Voting will be live and the winning designer will receive a $5,000 cash prize.

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GENESIS® Annual Family Reunion & Winemaker Dinner

Engage with fellow GENESIS® students, sponsors, faculty, and industry personnel on this special occasion. Enjoy some incredible wines and relish an extraordinary 4-course meal.

Power Panels


Join us on opening morning for three powerful discussions, covering the latest information for each major segment of the industry. Power Panels are FREE to all attendees and a great way to kick off the show. Registration is required.