Schedule

MONDAY, JANUARY 9
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Event Registration

Your XBIZ LA 2023 registration badge is your ticket for full access to all seminars, workshops and special events, including X3 Expo and the 2023 XBIZ Awards—so grab it and get ready for a show to remember.

Location: Main Lobby
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

XBIZ.net Welcome Reception & Happy Hour

Mix it up with industry peers at this kickoff social, which brings XBIZ LA attendees together for conversation and networking. Spend some quality time with colleagues, influencers and newcomers before things start to heat up.

Location: Main Lobby Bar
TUESDAY, JANUARY 10
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Event Registration

Your XBIZ LA 2023 registration badge is your ticket for full access to all seminars, workshops and special events, including X3 Expo and the 2023 XBIZ Awards—so grab it and get ready for a show to remember.

Location: Main Lobby
10:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Speed Networking

Whether you produce, perform, build or run websites, manage or market talent, or provide tech and back-end support services, this always-popular event literally fast-tracks new connections and collaborations.

Location: Sundeck (5th Floor)
12:00 PM - 3:50 PM

Meet Up / Eat Up

Why network on an empty stomach? Pop in for a snack and a chat, courtesy of some of adult’s most influential brands, with a new company hosting every hour! Grab a bite with the right industry player and you might discover a feast of opportunities.

Location: Nichols II Ballroom
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Making Cam & Fan Platforms Work for You

Feed-based subscription platforms and interactive livestreaming have arguably become the heart of adult entertainment. This panel will offer tips for performers and creators, the latest platform updates and a glimpse at what might be next.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

And… Action! Behind the Scenes with Studio Heads and Directors

Join some of the industry’s most creative creatives for an update on the state of production, trending genres and the latest moviemaking trends, plus how studios are dealing with everything from health and safety to keeping it fresh and hot.

Location: Nichols I Ballroom
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Company Workshop

One in a series of sessions presented by top adult companies, addressing the nuts and bolts of specific aspects of the industry, from tips for talent to tech, infrastructure and more.

Location: Graham Boardroom
1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

Paysite Roundtable

The adult marketplace is always evolving. To survive and thrive, paysites must constantly adapt as well. Find out how to drive traffic, ride content trends, and collab with talent in order to maximize conversions and grow your subscriber base.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

There’s No Business Like Gay Business

This session will explore the current queer/LGBTQ+ landscape, from content to talent to tech. What will the future hold for paysites, tube sites, cam sites, fan platforms and affiliate marketing? Join this session to find out.

Location: Nichols I Ballroom
1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

Company Workshop

One in a series of sessions presented by top adult companies, addressing the nuts and bolts of specific aspects of the industry, from tips for talent to tech, infrastructure and more.

Location: Graham Boardroom
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Show Me the Money: Billing and Payment Processing in 2023

Ongoing changes in rules and regulations can make billing tricky and confusing for adult businesses. Catch up on the latest developments with credit card companies and banks so you can be ready for whatever comes next.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

XBIZ Performers of the Year: 2023 Edition

Top performers discuss the projects that earned them XBIZ Award nominations — and share their strategies for marketing their brand, engaging with fans and diversifying revenue streams.

Location: Nichols I Ballroom
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Company Workshop

One in a series of sessions presented by top adult companies, addressing the nuts and bolts of specific aspects of the industry, from tips for talent to tech, infrastructure and more.

Location: Graham Boardroom
3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

Sssh.com Presents (Mindbrowse)

Description is pending.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Grooby Presents: Trans Roundtable

Trans has grown from adult “niche” to flourishing industry-within-the-industry, with trans performers regularly “crossing over” to appear in all kinds of projects. Get an update on the latest trends in the trans market, from content production to monetization and beyond.

Location: Nichols I Ballroom
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Company Workshop

One in a series of sessions presented by top adult companies, addressing the nuts and bolts of specific aspects of the industry, from tips for talent to tech, infrastructure and more.

Location: Graham Boardroom
4:00 PM - 4:50 PM

XBIZ 2023: Keynote Address

The first of three don’t-miss keynote addresses. Top industry leaders in the fields of tech, content and talent will share their stories, their insights and their visions for the future of the industry.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Mix & Meet Rooftop Happy Hour

Join your fellow XBIZ LA attendees on the sun deck for conversation and networking. Spend some quality time with colleagues, influencers and newcomers, to make new contacts and discuss business in a relaxing setting.

Location: Sundeck (5th Floor)
9:00 PM - CLOSE

Winter Wonderland

Kick off 2023 with a celebration of bedroom fashion, at the annual XBIZ Winter Wonderland lingerie and pajama party. Join us for this one-of-a-kind sexy bash — and don’t forget the strict lingerie-and-pajamas-only dress code!

* Dress Code Attire: Lingerie or Pajamas Only

Location: Sundeck (5th Floor)
Wednesday, JANUARY 11
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Event Registration

Your XBIZ LA 2023 registration badge is your ticket for full access to all seminars, workshops and special events, including X3 Expo and the 2023 XBIZ Awards—so grab it and get ready for a show to remember.

Location: Main Lobby
10:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Speed Networking

Whether you produce, perform, build or run websites, manage or market talent, or provide tech and back-end support services, this always-popular event literally fast-tracks new connections and collaborations.

Location: Sundeck (5th Floor)
12:00 PM - 3:50 PM

Meet Up / Eat Up

Why network on an empty stomach? Pop in for a snack and a chat, courtesy of some of adult’s most influential brands, with a new company hosting every hour! Grab a bite with the right industry player and you might discover a feast of opportunities.

Location: Sundeck (5th Floor)
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Adult in the Media: The Mainstream Gaze

Join journalists and media experts as they discuss public perception of the adult industry and sex work, from porn panics and stigma to shifting attitudes, “crossovers” and increasing mainstream acceptance of sexual expression and pleasure.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Pineapple Support Presents: Keeping Things Non-Toxic

Fans are great, but every now and then you need to protect your peace of mind, your feed, your brand or yourself from abuse. This expert panel will discuss the dangers of stalking and doxxing, and how to deal with them more effectively.

Location: Nichols I Ballroom
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Company Workshop

One in a series of sessions presented by top adult companies, addressing the nuts and bolts of specific aspects of the industry, from tips for talent to tech, infrastructure and more.

Location: Graham Boardroom
1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

XBIZ 2023: Keynote Address

The second of three don’t-miss keynote addresses. Top industry leaders in the fields of tech, content and talent will share their stories, their insights and their visions for the future of the industry.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Legal Issues to Watch in 2023

Expert industry attorneys discuss the current legal landscape for adult, including policy shifts, new developments and dispatches from the front lines of the War on Porn, understanding your rights and obligations, and protecting your brand and business.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Company Workshop

One in a series of sessions presented by top adult companies, addressing the nuts and bolts of specific aspects of the industry, from tips for talent to tech, infrastructure and more.

Location: Graham Boardroom
3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

State of the Industry: 2023 New Year Edition

Don’t miss this must-attend panel featuring influential and innovative industry leaders breaking down current trends and market shifts, plus the biggest challenges and opportunities on the horizon for adult in the year to come.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

ASACP: Stopping CSAM and Protecting Your Business

This session will look at the latest technologies for keeping CSAM off of sites and platforms. Featuring ASACP Executive Director Tim Henning, [name] from Thorn.org and Gavin from VerifyMyContent.

Location: Graham Boardroom
4:00 PM - 4:50 PM

XBIZ 2023: Keynote Address

The third of three don’t-miss keynote addresses. Top industry leaders in the fields of tech, content and talent will share their stories, their insights and their visions for the future of the industry.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

XBIZ Honors 2023

Join us for adult’s preeminent executive awards program, honoring industry leaders whose business savvy has helped them build brands and build community, as well as select categories from the 2023 XBIZ Awards.

Private Event: For dinner tickets contact events@xbiz.com.

Location: Beachwood Ballroom
Thursday, JANUARY 12
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Event Registration

Your FSC Summit registration badge is your ticket for full access to all seminars, including X3 Expo and the 2023 XBIZ Awards.

Location: Main Lobby
11:00 AM - 3:50 AM

FSC Summit 2023

The Free Speech Coalition will host several panels examining hot-button issues. Check back for the full lineup of sessions!

Location: Nichols I Ballroom
Friday, JANUARY 13
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM

X3 Expo

Be a part of the world’s biggest creator expo, featuring a tantalizing mashup of all things sexy, including scintillating interactive media, cinematic productions and pleasure-tech.

Location: Hollywood Palladium | 6215 Sunset Blvd.
Saturday, JANUARY 14
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM

X3 Expo

Be a part of the world’s biggest creator expo, featuring a tantalizing mashup of all things sexy, including scintillating interactive media, cinematic productions and pleasure-tech.

Location: Hollywood Palladium | 6215 Sunset Blvd.
Sunday, JANUARY 15
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM

2023 XBIZ Awards

Join us as we unite a who’s who from the business of pleasure to celebrate outstanding achievements across every facet of the multibillion-dollar industry.

Location: Hollywood Palladium | 6215 Sunset Blvd.
XBIZ the industry source

XBIZ™ is the adult industry's leading publisher of business news and information, providing up-to-the-minute coverage of the industry at XBIZ.com and in two monthly publications — XBIZ World for the digital media market and XBIZ Premiere for the retail market. In addition, XBIZ hosts a series of annual events including the adult industry’s biggest night, the XBIZ Awards. XBIZ is frequently cited in the media for coverage of the industry and has been published in New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, CNN, Fox News, Forbes, Newsweek, MSNBC, Wired, CNET, ABC, USA Today and L.A. Times, among others.

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