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University of Innovative Distribution

March 11 -14 , 2018 << Back to Events

ISSA is pleased to once again sponsor the University of Innovative Distribution (UID) program, a concentrated education program focused on the unique needs of the wholesale distribution industry. UID, which marks its 25th year of serving the supply chain in 2018, offers:

  • Four days of education in a university atmosphere
  • The best instructors in industrial distribution
  • Courses that meet your needs along with the opportunity to earn continuing education units (CEUs) through Purdue University
  • Networking with more than 500 industry peers from noncompeting industries

Registration fee:
Early Bird registration before January 10; ISSA Member: US$1,095; Nonmember: $2,095

Registration after January 10; ISSA Member: US$1,295; Nonmember: $2,195

PLUS: Courses qualify as continuing professional education credits toward Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS)  "ISSA Certification Expert" (I.C.E.) recertification. 

Location and Hotel
March 11-14, 2018
University of Innovative Distribution (UID)
JW Marriott Indianapolis Hotel
Indianapolis, IN

Rate: $182 single or double (plus appropriate taxes), if booked by February 16, 2018.

NOTE: The room block sells out every year before the cutoff date, so be sure to reserve your room early.  Click here to reserve a room!

Event Details

  • date:
    March 11 -14 , 2018
  • location:
    10 S. West St.
    JW Marriott Indianapolis Hotel
    Indianapolis,IN,United States
  • notes:

    Bonus: Credit Toward Professional Certificate in Innovative Distribution
    At the conclusion of the program, each attendee will receive an email with an official Letter of Completion from Purdue University, awarding 30 hours (3 Continuing Education Units) for satisfactory completion of the four-day UID program. Those CEUs can be applied toward a Professional Certificate in Innovative Distribution, which Purdue University awards after completion of 90 hours (9 CEUs) of approved coursework. A minimum of 30 hours (3 CEUs) must be earned through UID course participation. Additional credits may be derived from courses taken independently or through your trade association. For complete information concerning the Professional Certificate in Innnovative Distribution, contact Dr. Kathy Newton, department chair, Innovative Distribution Program, at 765-494-6875; e-mail For more information about the program, visit the UID Web site at

  • contact:
    Lucas Wendt
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