Welcome to IACP 2023 San Diego, CA  October 14-17 2023

The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Annual Conference and Exposition is the largest and most impactful law enforcement event of the year – more than 16,000 public safety professionals come to learn new techniques, advance their knowledge and careers, and equip their department for ongoing success.

The three tenets of the conference are training, networking, and exhibit hall education. IACP 2023 will span four days of education and networking. The exposition hall will be open Sunday – Tuesday of the conference to meet with more than 600 vendors showcasing products and services to assist the law enforcement profession.

Registration and General Event Information



The IACP 2023 Annual Conference and Exhibition will take at the San Diego Convention Center, October 14-17, 2023.

IACP 2023 is a professional law enforcement event, open to IACP members, qualified non-members, and Exposition exhibitors.  

Only IACP members can take advantage of the member registration rate. All IACP memberships are individual and non-transferable for conference registration member rates. 

Qualified non-members include sworn officers, first responders, public safety personnel, civilians, and members of the armed forces. Civilian employees of public safety and government agencies includes offices of police, sheriffs, EMS, fire hazard, hazmat; park rangers from federal, state, city, county, campus, and tribal agencies; and the armed forces. A valid form of identification will be required. The IACP reserves the right to refuse ineligible registrations.

Rules for Participating

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IACP 2023 Registration Rates


Advanced Registration
On or Before September 1, 2023

On and after September 2, 2023

IACP Member - Full Conference



First Time IACP Member –
Full Conference



Non-member - Full Conference



Family Member




5 and under


Expo Hall Only


*See Terms

Refund Policy

  • All cancellations must be made in writing and mailed, faxed (703-836-4543), or e-mailed (Attendee: [email protected]; Exhibitors: [email protected]) to the IACP headquarters.
  • A penalty will apply. No telephone cancellations will be accepted. It will take a minimum of six (6) weeks to receive a refund for in-person event cancellations.
  • A 25% penalty will be assessed on all cancellations postmarked or fax/e-mail dated on or before September 20, 2023.
  • A 50% penalty will be assessed on cancellations postmarked or fax/e-mail dated September 21 – October 6, 2023.
  • No refunds will be issued on or after October 7, 2023. 
  • No refunds will be given for no-shows.
  • Registration or Annual Banquet tickets may be transferred to another person in your organization by written request to IACP prior to September 20, 2023.  After this date all changes must be made at the conference. Additional charges may apply.
  • There are no refunds for Annual Banquet tickets after September 1, 2023.

    The Cancellation Policy is subject to change.

Rules for Participation

The following guidelines make up the IACP Meeting and Event Safety Protocols, which represent state and local mandated protocols in place during the event. Any updates will be posted and shared with registered attendees, exhibitors, sponsors, & vendors prior to the event.

  • Must agree to and follow the IACP Meeting and Event Safety Protocols.
  • Full conference registration fee includes access to all general assemblies, workshops, receptions, Exposition Hall, and Chiefs Night.
  • The First Time IACP Member discounted rate must be taken at the time of the initial registration. Refunds cannot be given for incorrect registration submissions.
  • Only IACP members can take advantage of the member registration rate. All IACP memberships are individual and non-transferable for conference registrations member rates.
  • Family refers to a spouse or family member, not a business associate or fellow law enforcement colleague. Only the family member’s name, city and state will appear on his or her badge. Family members do not receive certificates for workshops
  • 1-Day and 2-Day Pass registration will begin online on September 1, 2023. Each person may register for only ONE 1-Day or 2-Day Pass.