Registration Information

First Time Member Attendees

IACP members attending the Annual Conference and Exposition for the first time can take advantage of a special discounted rate; $295 in advance and $370 on-site, savings of over 15%!

FREE Exposition Pass for Public Safety Personnel

Sworn officers, first responders, and civilian employees of public safety and government agencies and the armed forces can register for complimentary access to the Exposition Hall. Public Safety includes offices of police, sheriffs, EMS, fire service, hazmat and park rangers from federal, state, city, county, campus, and tribal agencies, and the armed forces. To qualify for this three-day exhibit hall-only pass, the recipient must work for the government or a public safety agency and will be required to show their credentials upon arrival. The IACP reserves the right to refuse ineligible registrations.  Exposition Hall registrants cannot purchase Chief’s Night tickets.

One and Two Day Passes

Can’t attend the entire conference, but don’t want to miss out on workshops, the Exposition Hall, and networking offered daily in Chicago?  Register for a 1-Day or 2-Day Pass.  Members and non-members who are sworn or civilian employees working in law enforcement, government, armed forces, universities, and non-profits are eligible.  Individuals are limited to ONE 1-Day or 2-Day Pass.


Join the IACP & Register at the First Timer Rate

Join the IACP now and save!  Non-members may submit their IACP Member dues along with the First Time IACP Member registration fee ($295) by completing the membership portion of the registration form.  All new members must be sponsored by a current “Active” member.  Memberships will not be processed without complete sponsor information, including the sponsor’s membership number.

Law enforcement professionals at every level can qualify for membership in the IACP.  Those in sworn command-level positions qualify for active membership; others may be eligible for associate membership.  See the IACP website for details.

Refund Policy Statement

All cancellations must be made in writing and mailed, faxed (703-836-4543), or e-mailed ( to the IACP headquarters.  A penalty will apply.  No telephone cancellations will be accepted.  It will take a minimum of six weeks to receive a refund.

A 25% penalty will be assess on all cancellations postmarked or fax/e-mail dated on or before September 21, 2016

A 50% penalty will be assessed on cancellations postmarked or fax/e-mail dated September 22 – October 11, 2016.

No refunds will be issues on or after October 12, 2016. No refunds will be given for no-shows.

No refunds will be issued for Foundation Gala or Annual Banquet tickets.

Registration, Foundation Gala tickets, or Annual Banquet tickets may be transferred to another person in your organization by written request to IACP prior to September 21, 2016. After this date all changes must be made at the conference. Additional charges may apply.