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IDA Webinars

Learn how to champion retail and business diversity in urban place management, and how to tailor it to both market demand and the uniqueness of your district. In this webinar, you will gain insights and strategies from IDA's Diverse Retail Mix Top Issues Council and a 2017 Pinnacle Award Winner. This webinar will take place on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Click here for registration information.

IDA Google Webinar

The mission of Google’s Get Your Business Online program is to help every business be found by every customer looking for them online. Learn how you can partner with Google to help the small businesses you work with in your community, using resources, trainings, gear and one-on-one help from the Google team. Click here to learn more and to register for this free webinar on August 22.

IDA Master Talks

IDA Master Talks present the industry's most engaging and innovative speakers. This year's speakers include Governor John Hickenlooper from Colorado and Akshay Pottathil, Co-Director of CICS at San Diego State University. More details on the 2018 speakers will be released regularly leading up to the 64th Annual Conference & Tradeshow, themed “Retropolitan: The New American City,” taking place October 24-26, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. Click here to read more about this year's speakers and the register for the conference.

IDA News from the Top

Exactly what we will call it is still to be determined, but it’s heading your way! The Professional Development Committee has been working diligently to create a mechanism for legitimizing and quantifying our profession. We’ve all been there, and it goes like this... Continue reading >> 



IDA Canada

Learn about the work of IDA Canada, an IDA coalition, and read the Federal Agenda report.


Strategic Partners

Learn more about our strategic partners, including Block by Block, CityPost, ICSC, IKE Smart City, Springboard and Stantec's Urban Places. 


Top Issues Councils

Learn more about the 2017 IDA Top Issues Council research initiative and visit the IDA webstore to purchase reports.