UNIVERSITY OF INNOVATIVE DISTRIBUTION
March 11-14, 2018
JW Marriott / Indianapolis, IN
The University of Innovative Distribution is a concentrated educational program focused on the unique needs of the wholesale distribution industry. 2018 marks the 25th year that UID has been serving the supply chain. Known worldwide for excellence in education, UID is sponsored by the leading distribution professional associations, in cooperation with the Department of Technology Leadership and Innovation of Purdue University. Working together, these groups take great pride in providing a superior learning experience.
Visit the University of Innovative Distribution website for full information on the program, including schedule, course details, instructor bios, hotel information and certification. Download the 2018 University of Innovative Distribution here.
Note that the JW Marriott Indy sold out early last year – be sure to make your reservation as soon as possible.
NAWLA members receive a $1,000 savings on registration fee. The early registration fee is $1,095 for members and $2,095 for non-members. That fee will increase by $200 on January 10, 2018.
Through NAWLA’s partnership with a consortium of more than 40 distribution associations, the University of Innovative Distribution (UID) is available to NAWLA members. Even if you have attended a prior UID, you will not want to miss future offerings:
- Nearly 30 different sessions over 4 days
- Choice of 25 concentrated educational sessions focused on the unique needs of wholesale distribution industry
- Nearly 20 professional instructors from distribution, sales management, personnel productivity, leadership, negotiation, purchasing and more
Who should attend:
- Branch Managers
- General Managers
- Sales Managers
- Marketing Managers
- Purchasing Managers
- Human Resources Managers
- Senior Executives
The most recent offerings of this program were a huge success with "sold out" status. Hosted by Indiana University and Purdue University, NAWLA members in attendance report great value in the many UID offerings and plan on participating again. The four-day event is a concentrated educational program focused on the needs of those in the industrial wholesale distribution industry. It is known worldwide and is sponsored by several leading distribution associations such as NAWLA. The beauty of the UID is the offering of three different concurrent tracks enabling participants to return year after year depending upon their level of expertise.