Committees

Committees play a major role in IPI's programs, operation and overall direction. As a membership organization, IPI appreciates the dedication and involvement of its members who are actively involved in its many committees.


IPI Accreditation Committee
The Accreditation Committee will provide the initial development of industry guidelines and accreditation program to recognize parking operations.

IPI Advisory Council
Please click on the committee below to see who is on each.

IPI Awards of Excellence Committee
The Awards of Excellence Committee solicits formatted entries for each of the Awards of Excellence categories for the annual competition. It selects winners in each category based upon published criteria. Members of this committee are very experienced parking operators in addition to an engineer or architect with parking structure design and rehabilitation experience.

IPI Conference Program Committee
This committee is tasked with the responsibility of obtaining quality speakers and relevant topics for the association’s educational programs at the annual IPI Conference & Expo. This committee will review submissions as well as provide guidance to seminar facilitators.

IPI Consultants Committee
The Consultants Committee develops projects, programs, and products that benefit the membership in the parking and transportation industry. This committee serves to provide technical expertise on standards and processes used in the industry.

IPI Education Development Committee
This committee will provide guidance in topic areas and curriculum development for three essential programs: CAPP coursework, online distance learning/training, and onsite training.

IPI Expo Committee
The Expo Committee provides oversight and makes recommendations to enhance the annual IPI Conference & Expo experience for attendees and exhibitors. It assists staff with scheduling and exhibit rules, regulations, and partners with the site Host Committee.

IPI Golf Committee
Responsible for preparing and running the annual CAPP Golf Tournament at the IPI Conference & Expo.

IPI International Outreach Committee
The International Outreach Committee identifies avenues to promote association involvement, training, publications, and the exchange of ideas and best practices around the globe.

IPI ITS-Parking Task Force
Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) have gained widespread use, both domestically and internationally, to inform drivers, improve safety and the efficiency of travel. The ITS Parking Task Force will discuss how ITS and parking can work together to improve a driver’s experience and will be exploring many opportunities to collaborate between these two systems.

IPI Membership Committee
The Membership Committee provides direction and assistance for recruiting new members to the organization and developing retention programs. Additionally, it identifies prospects and ensures that there is an initiative to bring them and ancillary operations into our membership.

IPI Parking Matters Committee
IPI’s Parking Matters® Committee provides leadership and guidance on Parking Matters®, IPI’s industry-wide program for advancing the parking profession.

IPI Parking Technology Committee
This committee is delegated the responsibility to provide technical information to members and member organizations regarding development of new technology and how it may be employed in various aspects of the parking industry. The Parking Technology Committee also contributes to the technical library of IPI.

CAPP Certification Board
The CAPP credential is a program of the International Parking Institute (IPI) and is administered through the independent CAPP Certification Board of IPI in cooperation with the University of Virginia.

IPI Professional Recognition Committee
The Professional Recognition Committee reviews submissions and selects winners of the annual awards for the James M. Hunnicutt, CAPP, Parking Professional of the Year; Parking Organization of the Year; Supervisor of the Year; and Staff Member of the Year.

IPI Research Committee
The Research Committee identifies issues of importance to the parking and transportation industry to advance the profession and individual organizations as well as assists with membership growth.

IPI Safety and Security Committee
The IPI Safety & Security Committee is delegated with the responsibility to provide specialized safety, security, and crisis management information and guidance to IPI members and the parking and transportation industry.

IPI Smart Parking Alliance (SPA)
The Smart Parking AllianceSM (SPA) Committee provides a forum for IPI supplier members to share thoughts, ideas and expertise, with the overall goal of providing support for IPI’s mission to advance the parking profession. SPA is comprised of representatives from companies providing equipment, products and services to the parking industry.

IPI State & Regional Committee
The State & Regional Associations Committee provides a format to share information and best practices among IPI’s allied state and regional associations and their leadership.

IPI Sustainability Committee
To initiate and investigate projects or programs that educate, inform, and benefit the parking and transportation industry regarding sustainable practices. The committee will assist the Green Parking Council in the development of their certification and credentialing programs. The committee will also work collaboratively and represent IPI with other organizations to promote and advance environmental initiatives.