IPI Conference & Expo

The 2016 IPI Conference & Expo, May 17-20, Nashville, Tenn., is the world’s largest educational and networking event for parking and transportation professionals. From seasoned managers to industry rookies, there’s something for everyone at this once-a-year opportunity to connect with thousands of peers from around the world. Expand your network, further your skills, meet with tech innovators, explore cutting-edge parking products and services, and much more!

This must-attend event in the parking industry features expert speakers, pre-Conference training, interactive education, CAPP point classes, continuing education credits, a massive exhibit hall, and outside-the-box networking opportunities for vendors and attendees.

Every parking professional in operations, management, planning and design, construction, sustainability, or enforcement will find tremendous value in the IPI Conference & Expo.

2016 IPI Conference & Expo by the Numbers

  • More than 3,500 parking professionals from 45 countries around the globe representing every level of experience and segment of the parking industry.
  • Dozens of networking opportunities.
  • Five education tracks, 45 training sessions, and more than 40 hours of professional development.
  • 250 exhibitors all under one 170,000 square-foot roof.
  • Countless new ideas and innovations!

The Parking Industry’s Best Education and Training

New ideas and technologies are revolutionizing parking and how parking affects transportation, economic development, and sustainability. Stay abreast of the latest information at the 2016 IPI Conference & Expo.

With more than 40 hours of training led by industry experts, there’s something for everyone. Learn from thought leaders, engage in high-energy IGNITE sessions, participate in round-tables, and dive into one of five diverse education tracks.

Topics range from the latest trends and the future of the industry; business management and parking operations; all facets of designing, operating, and managing sustainable parking operations; regulatory issues such as ADA; intelligent parking and smart cities;mobile apps; EMV; aesthetics in design; pricing analytics; unlocking the power of data and how it can empower you; media and customer relations; safety and security; and more.

Build Your Professional Network

When more than 3,500 parking professionals come together in one location for four days, the networking opportunities are endless.

IPI’s outside-the-box networking opportunities for vendors and attendees will get you engaged from the start and are anything but your standard cocktail reception. Optional social activities include a golf tournament, 5k Fun Run/Walk, history tours, adventure outings, and more.

Tap into the Latest Parking Technology

The 2016 IPI Conference & Expo is home to the largest, most expansive and diverse display of the parking technology available in the industry. Meet the suppliers, manufacturers, consultants, and innovators who are leading the way as you tap into the latest parking tools, trends, and technologies.

Find the design, lighting, signage, payment, reporting, special events, safety, and security solutions you need — plus much more. Want to go green? IPI spotlights sustainable products and services with special floor markers in front of those providers.

With more than 12 hours dedicated to the show floor, there’s ample time to browse the exhibit hall, ask questions, take part in demonstrations, and try a product or service firsthand.

Mark Your Calendar for Future IPI Conference & Expos

May 17-20, 2016 – Nashville, Tenn.

May 21-24, 2017 – New Orleans, La.

June 3-6, 2018 – Orlando, Fla.