About The IBD Summit

The IBD Summit is where leading retailers come to sharpen their skills, meet with event sponsors and engage with industry veterans on hot topics affecting our very existence - to have a voice when it comes to shaping our industry today, and in the future. Read More or visit our list of FAQs.
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Read the 2016 Task Force Meeting Notes

Read the Manifesto for Change
CLICK HERE to see who attended in 2016!

Why Attend


The Jump Start You Need

Our content will challenge the way you think, reveal important trends & data points and will tackle many of the issues our industry faces today. It’s never been more critical for retailers and industry leaders to come together, discuss hard questions, debate, cooperate and ultimately plot a better course for the future.

See Who's Attending


Each year the IBD Summit brings together key retailers from across the county to network, share ideas, attend panel discussions, learn and ride. Click here for the list of 2016 registered retailers.



IBD Summit sessions are designed help you find new ways to build your business and plan for its future.  Click here to view the 2016 Session List and Speaker Profiles.

Speaker Profiles


Speakers to Ingnite Change

Every year, The IBD Summit Speaker lineup is designed to go beyond motivation; and spark a revolution in the industry with a focus on real change and improved leadership. Check back for next year's speaker lineup, or click here for the 2016 roster.

The Venue

You asked for a better location, and we gave it to you! In 2015, IBD Summit moved to the Marriott Phoenix Tempe at the Buttes - a destination you can reach with a direct flight from most major airports around the world. Read more about the new venue.

Our Partners


PeopleForBikes & The NBDA

The IBD Summit is proud to partner with leading industry non-profit organizations, PeopleForBikes and The NBDA. To learn more about the work they do to better our industry, click here.