Meet us in Columbus for IRDC 2022!
October 26-27, 2022 | Hilton Columbus Downtown Hotel
RegisTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. STAY TUNED FOR UPDATES ON irdc’S 2023 DATES & LOCATION.
IRDC is an unbeatable value with 20+ educational and interactive sessions to choose from, 25+ presenters and a bevy of networking opportunities that will bring you face to face with some of the most creative minds and influencers in retail design.
IRDC full registrations include:
- All educational sessions and conference materials including presentations
- Networking roundtable lunches
- Networking continental breakfasts
- Off-site Retail Inspiration Tour
- IRDC Closing Party
- Iron Merchant Challenge Networking Reception
- Mobile app with sessions, speaker profiles, attendee contact information, walking tours and more.
NO RISK REGISTRATION: If the pandemic causes Ohio, Columbus or the Hilton to place restrictions on indoor gatherings where we find it necessary to cancel IRDC 2022, you will receive a full refund for your registration amount paid—no strings attached. Your health and safety are our number one priority.
Save the date by adding IRDC 2022 to your calendar now:
|2022 REGISTRATION PRICING||RETAILERS||NON-RETAILERS|
|ALUMNI / INSIDER||$1,395||$1,695|
|EDUCATOR/STUDENT||$800 (call for criteria details and special code)||$800 (call for criteria details and special code)|
|GROUP RATE||$1,100/person (Qualifier: At least 3 colleagues from the same retail firm, registered at the same time, on separate registration forms. Cannot be combined with any other promotional offer).||$1,395/person (Qualifier: At least 3 colleagues from the same firm, registered at the same time, on separate registration forms. Cannot be combined with any other promotional offer).|
|*Non-retailer includes but is not limited to design firms, architectural firms, consulting firms, general contractors.|
Sign up to become an IRDC Insider and you’ll receive a special discount code to save $100 on your full conference rate. In addition to the discount, you’ll receive updates on the program and speaker lineup. Rates and discounts are subject to change and cannot be combined with any other promotional offer or the group rate.
If you have attended one or more IRDC conferences, we’re offering a $100 loyalty discount on your full conference rate. To receive your discount code, please contact Laura Gay at [email protected]. The Alumni discount cannot be combined with any other discount offer or the group rate.
Contact Laura at [email protected] for a special discount code to apply at the time of registration.
IRDC is a conference (not a trade show) for executive store planners, visual merchandisers and retail designers as well as manufacturers and suppliers to the industry. Manufacturers and suppliers may participate in IRDC as an event sponsor.
If you must cancel your IRDC conference registration for any reason, please notify us via email. Cancellations received prior to Friday, September 23, 2022 will receive a full refund less a $100 cancellation fee. Refunds will not be given after Friday, September 23, 2022, but the registration may be transferred to a colleague. Refunds will not be issued for no-shows.
NEW THIS YEAR: IRDC CO-LOCATES WITH SHOP! IDEATION 2022!
This year, IRDC will be co-located with Shop! Ideation 2022 at the Hilton Columbus Downtown Hotel taking place Oct. 23-25, prior to the start of IRDC. Industry suppliers, manufacturers, P-O-P producers as well as retailers, designers and brand owners will come together for three days or education, collaboration and networking.
Beyond engaging general sessions and interactive panel presentations, attendees will be able to participate in the highly anticipated Retail Challenge, an all-day, hands-on design challenge. Check out this recap of last year’s action-packed Retail Challenge. Interested in participating in both amazing conferences? Review the Shop! Ideation agenda and register at www.shopassociation.org/ideation.