IDAEXPO & Events


 Charlotte, NC
November 1

IDA is coming to Charlotte! Attend this one time pop up event at the Charlotte Marriott City Center on November 1, 2019.

 Registration is Open Now!

The IDA Roadshow Pop Up will give something for everyone.
Technicians should attend our Early Riser Session on safe installations and UL325.

Those in Sales can attend a Sales Focused Training just on techniques in the door and access system industry.

Dealers and Business Owners can join at any time or just attend in the afternoon for a session on Management and Networking.
Manufacturers and Exhibitors will be there all day to meet with attendees. And in the afternoon, there will be an opportunity to see product features and demonstrations.
There is something here for everyone in the Charlotte Area.  


Member Companies - $25
Non-Member Companies - $50
Come for a portion or for the full day. You only need to pay 1 time for any person in your company to attend.
Hotel and Travel:
Charlotte Marriot City Center
100 West Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
See below for booking your hotel reservation wiht the IDA Block. 


Early Riser Session – Technicians
Join us for coffee and breakfast before going out on the job site.
UL 325
7:00am – 8:00am
Fire Marshall Rolling Fire Door Training
8:00am – 9:00am
Sales Training
Techniques in the Industry
10:30am – Noon
Dealers and Owners should join to hear an in depth session on running a business in this current environment
1:00pm – 2:00pm
New Product Features
See a demonstration from the manufacturing companies in the industry on what is new and improved
2:00pm – 3:00pm
Network with Exhibitors
All Day
IDEA Testing will be available on Saturday, November 2. To sign up, contact the Institute of Door Dealer Education and Accreditation (IDEA). 

Register Now!

 Hotel Reservations:


Click here: Book your group rate for IDA 2019 Fall Regional Meeting

*Quick Tip* If you receive a notification that the group rates are unavailable through the link, try modifying your dates since one or more days may be sold out within the group. You can also call Central Reservations (1-800-359-3204) to check availability.


1.  Dial 1-800-359-3204 toll free.  Specify the IDA 2019 Fall Regional Meeting Room Block.
2.  Provide your arrival date and number of nights.
3.  Have a credit card available to hold the room.

Reservation Information:

  • Check-in time is after 3pm and check-out time is 12pm.
  • The hotel has a 72-hour cancellation policy which means that any cancellations must be processed more than 72 hours prior to the arrival date to avoid a late cancellation fee in the amount of 1 night’s room and tax.
The last day to book within the group block is October 17, 2019.