University of Innovative Distribution

Educating the Supply Chain


JW Marriott | Indianapolis, IN

March 13-16, 2023

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Since 1994, the University of Innovative Distribution has been a concentrated educational program focused on the unique needs of the wholesale distribution industry. Known worldwide for excellence in education, UID is sponsored by the Association Education Alliance (AEA) a consortium of 40+ 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. View the 2022 course schedule.



March 13-16, 2023
JW Marriott, Indianapolis, IN


Who Should Attend

This event is recommended for CEOs, Branch Managers, Sales & Marketing Managers, Purchasing Managers, Sales Personnel, HR Directors, Operations Managers, Manufacturers working with Distributors, Inventory Managers, and Training Managers.



Registration for UID will open in mid-October. 

The cost for NAED Members will be $1,295 for early-bird registration, $1,495 regular rate.




The University of Innovative Distribution is presenting a series of webinars throughout the remainder of 2022. Click here for more information.