Sun, Sand, and Strategy: Independent Home Improvement Conference Lands in Marco Island!

Join hundreds of retailers from across the industry on August 27-29 at the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort in Marco Island, Florida where you'll experience three energetic days of presentations, breakout tracks, exhibits, endless networking and beautiful beachfront property. Listen to keynote presentations and panels share actionable insights on Retail Operations and Innovation (ROI) with deeper breakout tracks focused on technology, operations, employee engagement and marketing, merchandising and advertising. 

This year, the NHPA Independents Conference, The Hardware Conference, and Orgill have all come together to form and support the Independent Home Improvement Conference.

Visit ihiconference.org to register or see why you can’t miss this industry-wide event.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I go to register for the event?

Do I need to register for the Orgill events separately from the IHI Conference?

How do I register for a hotel room? Is that handled through Orgill customer service? We don’t see any links on Orgill.com as we usually do.

When I register with the IHI Conference site, will I be able to pick room dates that allow me to attend the Orgill events on August 27?

Can Orgill Dealers get air travel support like they would for a Dealer Market?

Will there be shuttle service from Fort Meyers airport to the JW Marriott?

As an Orgill attendee, is there an Orgill Pavilion where breakfast and lunch will be served each day, and some sort of dinner reception?

If I want to bring my spouse, they may not necessarily want to attend the seminars but may want to walk the convention hall and also eat meals. Is that an option?

What month are the Market Travel Funds going to be calculated based on?

Which nights will the Market Travel Club cover expenses for hotel room and tax?

Will Market Travel Club dollars reimburse the admission fees into the event?

A store has multiple locations and they want to use MTC funds from all locations to cover travel and event costs of people attending. Is that possible?

How do I upload the MTC receipts to Orgill’s website?