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sexual health expo

Ignite your sex life! Be part of the first upscale event dedicated to sexual wellness.

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About SHE

Experience a refreshingly open environment where learning the latest facts about sex and intimacy is celebrated with style and flair!

Featuring today's leaders in sex, intimacy and romance, SHE will deliver a crash course in understanding modern sexual relationships with must-attend workshops and captivating intimacy product showcases — all with the chic backdrop of the stylish Sofitel Hotel in West Hollywood.

SHE will showcase the best from the world of sexual wellness with top experts as your guides. SHE's exhibition area will allow you to immerse yourself in the exploration of today's top intimacy products with fun product demos and exclusive special events alongside like-minded singles and couples.

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5 Reasons to Go!

  1. An Upscale Affair!

    Attend an event unlike any other, where sex is celebrated and presented with style!

  2. Gain Expert Sex-Ed!

    Learn facts and fascinating info from top sex educators and intimacy experts with fun product demonstrations and entertaining workshops.

  3. Discover Products!

    Discover the best products that enable a better sex life for men, women and couples.

  4. Cocktail Parties!

    Mingle with like-minded couples and singles, as well as sex and relationship experts, during special events.

  5. For All Orientations!

    SHE embraces the needs of couples and singles of all genders and sexual orientations with insightful information and goods for all.

Gain Expert Sex-Ed!

SHE 2015 will be the first event of its kind, putting a stylish touch on sexuality. Anchored by engaging workshops designed to educate and enchant, SHE will gather the most sought-after experts to present lively discussions that both teach and titillate.

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Discover
Great
Products!

Spice Up Your Life. Discover Quality Products Designed to Enhance Sex

Set inside an upscale L.A. venue, SHE will showcase the best products to spice up your sex life. This unique, curated approach to product exhibits invites attendees to leave their inhibitions at the door, as they explore and learn about today's top intimacy products.

Knowledgeable brand representatives will be stationed at each SHE product exhibit to answer questions and provide product demonstrations to attendees. Explore the vast landscape of sexual wellness products and related goods for boosting your sexual health and happiness.

Event Schedule

Saturday Jan. 17 Sunday Jan. 18
  Seminars Workshops Exhibits Seminars Workshops Exhibits
11:00 AM SHE 2015 Opens: Special Guest Ribbon Cutting
Don't Miss It!
 
11:30 AM
Talk Dirty to Me with Ashley Manta
How to Choose the Best Condoms and Lube to Maximize Pleasure & Safety with Melissa White Intimacy Products & Sexual Health Exhibits






Intimacy Products & Sexual Health Exhibits






Intimacy Products & Sexual Health Exhibits






Intimacy Products & Sexual Health Exhibits
Kinky Sex 101 with Sarah Sloane
Freeing Our Erotic Self Through Fantasy with Wendy Strgar Intimacy Products & Sexual Health Exhibits






Intimacy Products & Sexual Health Exhibits






Intimacy Products & Sexual Health Exhibits






Intimacy Products & Sexual Health Exhibits
12:00 PM
Big Beautiful Sex: Body Image & Sexuality with Elle Chase
Facts About Intimate Hygiene Every Woman Should Know with Nina Helms
Fellatio Fun: The Fundamentals of Oral with Sex Nerd Sandra
Sex Positive Parenting with Jeffrey and Meika
12:30 PM You're Never Too Old to Enjoy Sex with Lynn Brown Rosenberg Sexuality in Midlife and Beyond with Dr. Chauntelle Tibbals
1:00 PM
Male G-Spot: Prostate Pleasure with Charlie Glickman
Sex + Millennials: How We are Changing Sexual Landscape with Meredith Davis
Menage a Trois: Making Threesomes Happen with Reid Mihalko
Partner Pleasing Tips and Tricks with Ashley Manta
1:30 PM Beginner’s Guide to Fifty Shades Sex with Andrea Renae Diet and Sex : How Poor and Restrictive Diets Damage Libido and Sexual Health with August McLaughlin
2:00 PM
More Passion Through Tantric Practices with Jaiya
Helping the Touchless Couple Get Back in the Game! With Dr. Patti Britton
Backdoor Basics with Tristan Taormino
Oxytocin Party! with Susan Kuchinskas
2:30 PM Unique Orgasms; Discovering Ultimate Pleasure for Your Sexual Health with Dr. Ava Cadell & Dr. Hernando Chaves Getting In The Mood: How to Go from 0-10 and Experience the Best Sex of your Life with Dr. Cory Honickman
3:00 PM
Long-Term Lust: Imaginative Ways to Keep Sparks Flying in Your Sex Play with Ducky Doolittle
Sexual Conversations That Count with Melissa Fritchle
G Marks the Spot with Sarah Tomchesson
May I Kiss You: Sexual Communication & Consent with Dulce Garcia
3:30 PM Throw Away the Viagra and Supercharge Your Multiple Orgasms Naturally with Alfonso De Rose Sexy Active Mom with Anain Bjorkquist
4:00 PM Mingle Break
Emily Morse: 2015 Sexual Health Expo Keynote
5:00 PM Mix & Meet with Top Sexperts!
7:00 PM Sex in the City
Exclusive Cocktail Party

Special Guest Speakers

Talk Dirty to Me with Ashley Manta
Learn to please your partner using naughty language, pillow talk, and sexual fantasies. Sex educator Ashley Manta will lead a crash course in dirty talk, from finding your "sexy voice" to discovering which words make your partner shiver. Ashley will also share stories of life as a phone sex operator and insider tips for creating the most tantalizing experience possible.
Ashley Manta is a feminist sexuality educator, writer, and certified consulting hypnotist. She has been educating about sex since 2007 and published her first e-book, "A Feminist's Guide to Phone Sex," in March 2014.
Big Beautiful Sex: Body Image & Sexuality with Elle Chase
Who says you have to have the "perfect" body to have the best sex of your life? Whether it's media and advertising or snarky comments about our weight, body-shaming is all around us, and it can get in the way of our sexual confidence and pleasure. This workshop combines lecture and discussion about attitudes (both external and internal) that can hold us back from great sex and specific challenges the average person faces. You will learn skills - from communication tools to the best toys, techniques and positions - to help you embrace your sexuality and have big, beautiful sex. 90 min.
Sex educator, writer and sex coach, Elle Chase is best known as the creator, curator & editor of two award-winning websites; LadyCheeky.com (NSFW), and its companion editorial site SmutForSmarties.com. Chase is a sought-after voice in the sexual health community, and has been interviewed as a sex education expert for; the TODAY SHOW on NBC, TODAY Parents, The Huffington Post, Men's Health UK, Women's Health UK and The Toronto Sun, to name a few.
Male G-Spot: Prostate Pleasure with Charlie Glickman
More people are discovering the amazing pleasure potential of the prostate, aka the male G-spot. Charlie Glickman, one of the authors of "The Ultimate Guide to Prostate Pleasure," is here to tell you all about it. He'll explain the role of the prostate in sexual arousal and orgasm, give you lots of tips for easy and pleasurable anal penetration, tell you all about prostate massage, offer ideas for combining it with other kinds of sex, and much more. Whether you're new to the idea of prostate play or you're an experienced enthusiast, Charlie has plenty to offer you, so come discover new ways to make your guy's toes curl!
Charlie Glickman PhD is a sex & relationship coach, a certified sexuality educator, and an internationally acclaimed speaker. He's certified as a sexological bodyworker and has been working in this field for more than 20 years. Charlie is also the co-author of The Ultimate Guide to Prostate Pleasure: Erotic Exploration for Men and Their Partners. Find out more about him on his website, Twitter and Facebook. For Charlie's sex coaching services, click here.
More Passion Through Tantric Practices with Jaiya
Looking for more sex, more satisfaction and more passion in your relationship? What happened to the fun, frequency and fulfillment? It's time to ignite your passion through tantric principals and practices that will leave you breathless and wanting more. Join Jaiya, an award winning sexologist and author as she takes through three important elements that create lasting passion and more sexual enjoyment. In this experiential session, Jaiya will show you how understanding simple blueprints, erotic personas and an element of personal practice can take things to a whole new level.
Jaiya is an award-winning sexologist who has helped thousands of men, women and couples get the sex lives they so desire. She is a best-selling author of four books and has shared the stage with leading mentors such as Tony Robbins and appeared on Good Morning America, Nightline and The Doctors.
Long-Term Lust: Imaginative Ways to Keep Sparks Flying in Your Sex Play with Ducky Doolittle
In a rut? Tired of the same old routine? That's normal. Join Ducky as she delivers valuable information on how to raise your sex drive. She'll help you develop fun, hot and sexy flirtation techniques and give you a deeper understanding of pleasure anatomy. Learn techniques for using everything you've got - from the tip of your tongue to your fingers and toes. Plus you'll learn how to introduce sex toys into your play and which products are the healthiest, highest quality and deliver the best bang for your buck.
Ducky DooLittle is a sex educator and author from New York City. She has appeared in the New York Times, HBOs Real Sex, The Morning Show, MTV, NPR, The Howard Stern Show, Playboy TV, to name a few.
Kinky Sex 101 with Sarah Sloane
Just because you're not into chains and whips doesn't mean you can't enjoy a foray into the arousing world of kink. If your fantasies include blindfolds, role-playing, handcuffs, or any other naughty fun, Sarah Sloane can help take you from curious to light kink connoisseur.
Sarah Sloane is a sex- and kink-positive writer and educator from Chicago. Over the last 14 years, she has instigated, inspired, and educated people from all walks of life in classes at alternative sexuality events, college lectures, professional organizations, non-profit social justice organizations and retail establishments. In her daily life, she manages Pleasure Chest - Chicago, where she and her staff of sex educators offer over 60 classes annually covering the sexuality, gender, and orientation spectrums. Sarah has also written for numerous websites, and her writing is included in a number of books, including "The Ultimate Guide to Kink."
Fellatio Fun: The Fundamentals of Oral with Sex Nerd Sandra
Join Sex Nerd Sandra for a taste of her signature class! The sex educator and Nerdist podcaster packs this hilarious class with valuable hand and mouth skills, answers to common myths and inventive solutions, answering such common conundrums as "Do I have to swallow?" and "Am I doing this right?"
Professional sex nerd Sandra Daugherty is known the world over for her podcast, "Sex Nerd Sandra." At once irreverent and educational, the show has earned a top spot on iTunes. Its loyal listenership (over 7 million downloads) is vocal about Sandra's impact, describing her as "inspiring" with "contagious enthusiasm" and an "awesome nerd-like ability that [she's] not afraid to show." Her weekly podcast has run since 2011 under the Nerdist Industries banner with no end in sight.
Menage a Trois: Making Threesomes Happen with Reid Mihalko
The menage a trios is a popular fantasy with twice the pleasure potential, but navigating a three-way romance (if only for one night) can be tricky. Join world renowned sex and relationship educator Reid Mihalko of ReidAboutSex.com for this R-rated, fun-filled workshop. We will cover the best techniques to satisfy two lovers at once, ways to overcome fears and concerns, the most common threesome mistakes (and how to avoid them), and how to negotiate boundaries and safer sex protocols to make your next menage a trios tré bien!
Sex and relationship expert Reid Mihalko of ReidAboutSex.com helps adults create more self-esteem, self-confidence and greater health in their relationships and sex lives using an inspiring mixture of humor and knowledge. Reid's workshops and college lectures have been attended by close to 50,000 men and women. He has appeared in media such as Oprah's Our America With Lisa Ling on OWN, the Emmy award-winning talk show Montel, Dr. Phil's The Doctors on CBS, Bravo's Miss Advised, Fox News, in Newsweek, Seventeen, GQ, The Washington Post, and in thirteen countries and at least seven languages.
Backdoor Basics with Tristan Taormino
In her most popular workshop, one she has taught around the world for more than 10 years, Tristan introduces you to the world of anal pleasure. In this funny, educational class, she covers a wide variety of topics, including: myths about anal sex; anal anatomy, the G-spot, and the prostate; basic preparation and hygiene; lubes, anal toys, and safer sex; anal penetration for beginners, and much more! Learn the facts about this exciting, yet often misunderstood, form of pleasure and get all your questions answered.
Tristan Taormino is an award-winning author, radio host, speaker, sex educator and feminist pornographer. She is the author of eight books, including 50 Shades of Kink: An Introduction to BDSM, The Secrets of Great G-Spot Orgasms and Female Ejaculation, and Opening Up: A Guide to Creating and Sustaining Open Relationships. She's written for a multitude of publications from Yale Journal of Law and Feminism to Penthouse, is a former editor of On Our Backs, and a former syndicated columnist for The Village Voice.
The O-M-G-Spot with Sarah Tomchesson
Too often, the G-spot is described as a myth or a too-good-to-be-true orgasm button. Sarah is here to set the record straight and teach you some real world techniques for enjoying your G-spot with or without a partner. She'll cover massage, toys, the best positions for G-spot access, and even tricks for teaching yourself to squirt!
Sarah Tomchesson discovered sex-positivity and feminism while attending Reed College in Portland, OR and soon after became a trained sex educator. Since, her career has involved a variety of entrepreneurial endeavors, which led her to the Pleasure Chest - a nationwide, specialty adult retailer - where she oversees national retail operations. Sarah continues to teach regularly at the Pleasure Chest stores, sex-positive events, sexual health conferences and universities across the country on topics relating to female pleasure and sexuality.
Emily Morse: 2015 Sexual Health Expo Keynote
Join Sexual Health Expo spokesperson Emily Morse for her special keynote presentation in which she'll tackle the No. 1 obstacle getting in between you and great sex - communication. Morse, a celebrity sex expert and host of the top downloaded sex and relationship advice podcast SexWithEmily.com, has helped millions of people of have the sex and relationships they want. In this intimate keynote, Morse will relay her best sex and relationship advice with a focus on how to express your intimate needs to your partner.
Emily Morse has appeared as an expert on many television shows including: the Today Show, Dr. Drew HLN, The Doctors, Bravo TV, Inside Edition, Watch What Happens Live!, MSN, TMC, E!, Style Network, Playboy Radio, Cosmo Radio, and Candace Bushnell's Show. She has also been featured in countless publications including: The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Detroit Free Press, Huffington Post, Glamour, CNN, USA Today, iVillage, Fitness, Cosmopolitan magazine, Men's Health, and Women's Health.