It’s time to push the boundaries with four days of immersive artistry from top global artists, wisdom from industry leaders and insightful, expert-led workshops from the best in the business. Connect with your fellow artists and unlock your potential as an artist, an entrepreneur and a steward of the planet.
Are You Ready?
Four days of transformative education and inspiration await.
The Kickoff Jam
CREATIVITY BEYOND YOUR WILDEST DREAMS Kick off Congress with an electrifying stage spectacular and cocktail party. Featuring top artists from around the world, creating together alongside a live DJ.
The Experience Area
GET INTERACTIVE Immerse yourself in everything Aveda. This selfie-worthy space features what’s new and what’s next with product demonstrations, sustainability achievements, new product information and much more.
The Global Stage
DAZZLING PRESENTATIONS AND BREATHTAKING TALENT The Global Stage is where you'll find the very best of the best. Master stylists from across the globe demonstrate their expertise and share their techniques and creative vision with you, from cutting-edge editorial work to celebrity styling.
The Evening Performance
JAW-DROPPING ARTISTRY The culmination of the Congress experience: Beauty, fashion, technical expertise and artistry combine in a premier stage performance under the direction of the legendary Antoinette Beenders. Don’t miss your chance to witness the art of hair at its finest.
The Aveda Retail Shop
LIMITED-EDITION AVEDA SWAG Shop exclusive merch available only at Congress 2023. This is the place for branded T-shirts, hats, bags, accessories and much more.
The After Party
MIX AND MINGLE Celebrate with the people who make it all possible—you and your peers!
Workshops and Forums
TAKE YOUR BEAUTY GAME TO THE NEXT LEVEL Elevate your skills to the next level with business-focused and career development-centered workshops for owners and artists alike.
The Digital Experience
CONGRESS CURATED JUST FOR YOU The digital destination for the biggest and best moments from the live Congress 2023 shows, exclusive pro-led workshops, artist interviews and backstage access.
The Digital Experience
Can’t make it to the live event? Join us online for a curated Congress package, featuring a highlight reel of the biggest and best moments from the live shows, nine technical workshops produced by top artists exclusively for Aveda Congress and behind-the-scenes access—see the action backstage as the looks of Congress come to life.
The Digital Experience opens Monday, October 2, at 9:00 a.m. CT and is available through December 31, 2023. Included with the purchase of a live ticket to Congress 2023 or may be purchased separately.