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Keynote Speakers

Ted Neitzke

Ted Neitzke

After ten minutes with Ted, you will understand why the people who know him best say that he is “contagiously energetic, insanely curious, service orientated, and passionate about the young people of our world.” He energizes those around him by his optimism and passion for leadership.

Ted Neitzke is a motivational keynote speaker who has presented to thousands of educators around the country. He demonstrates the power every individual carries to influence other people through optimism and cognizant leadership. Ted has been a teacher, principal, and superintendent. Ted is also the host and creator of “The Smart Thinking Podcast,” which is dedicated to supporting leadership in the classroom, the boardroom, and in life by sparking reflection, action, collaboration, and empathy. He currently serves as the CEO of CESA 6, a non-profit, member-driven cooperative educational service agency in Wisconsin.

After an amazing keynote at INPAC 2022, we are excited to have Ted return as our INPEC keynote speaker on Thursday, October 26.

Todd Whitaker

Todd Whitaker

Dr. Todd Whitaker has been fortunate to be able to blend his passion with his career. Recognized as a leading presenter in the field of education, his message about the importance of teaching has resonated with hundreds of thousands of educators around the world. Todd is a professor of educational leadership at the University of Missouri and professor emeritus at Indiana State University. He has spent his life pursuing his love of education by researching and studying effective teachers and principals.

Prior to moving into higher education, he was a math teacher and basketball coach in Missouri. Todd then served as a principal at the middle school, junior high, and high school levels. He was also a middle school coordinator in charge of staffing, curriculum, and technology for the opening of new middle schools.

One of the nation’s leading authorities on staff motivation, teacher leadership, and principal effectiveness, Todd has written over 60 books including the national best seller, What Great Teachers Do Differently. Other titles include Dealing With Difficult Teachers, Ten-Minute Inservice, Your First Year, What Great Principals Do Differently, Motivating & Inspiring Teachers, and Dealing With Difficult Parents.

Todd is married to Beth, also a former teacher and principal, who is currently a faculty member of educational leadership at the University of Missouri and professor emeritus at Indiana State University. They are the parents of three children; Katherine, Madeline, and Harrison. We welcome Dr. Todd Whitaker as our INPEC 2023 keynote speaker on Friday, October 27.


(Registrations received by September 8, 2023)

Early-Bird Registration
INPEA Member $175 per registrant
Non-Member $225 per registrant

(Registrations received after September 8, 2023)

Pre-Conference/Onsite Registration
INPEA Member $225per registrant
Non-Member $275 per registrant
University Student $25 per registrant
Spouse $25 per registrant


To receive the Group Discount, all registrations must be made by September 8, 2023
First 10 Members (1st – 10th) $175 per registrant
Next 15 Members (11th – 25th) $165 per registrant
Additional Members (26th and up) $150 per registrant

2023 Conference Agenda

Thursday, Oct. 26

7:00am – 4:00pm Registration
8:30am – 10:15am General Session
10:30am – 11:30am Sectional #1
11:30am – 4:00pm Trade Show and Networking
1:00pm – 2:00pm Sectional #2
2:45pm Scavenger Hunt prize drawing
3:15pm – 4:15pm Sectional #3
4:30pm Catholic Eucharistic Liturgy
4:30pm Lutheran Worship Service

Friday, Oct. 27

7:30am – 1:00pm Registration
8:00am – 9:30am General Session
9:30am – 12:30pm Trade Show and Networking
10:30am – 11:30am Sectional #4
11:50am Scavenger Hunt prize drawing
12:30pm – 1:30pm Sectional #5

Uniting with Passion and Purpose

The Indiana Non-Public Educators’ Conference (INPEC) is a biennial conference featuring experienced, engaging speakers, 100 educational sessions and a varied and enticing trade show for all educators, preschool through high school. INPEC attracts approximately 2,000 Indiana educators representing buyers and influencers with the potential to purchase millions of dollars in products or services. Exhibit at INPEC 2023 for exclusive access to these key decision makers and discover how, when, and why they make their buying decisions.

You are a vital aspect of the conference.  Your ability to enrich the benefits of attending is the cornerstone of our passion to offer the most valuable event possible. Purposefully impacting the experience of attendees by luring them into the tradeshow is a responsibility exhibitor’s experiencing the highest level of satisfaction incorporate into their conference plans. We provide the venue, include tradeshow activities and special sessions, allow time on the agenda and permit exhibitors to create the dynamics that attract attendees.

INPEA invites you to exhibit at this biennial Conference: Uniting with Passion and Purpose. The Conference explores today’s most important educational issues and solutions from conception to actualization and equips educators with innovative learning opportunities for their students. Don’t delay! Submit your application to reserve your space today.


  • Demonstrate the value your company offers to non-public schools
  • Generate new leads and increase sales as your conference plan elevates you above others
  • Opt for additional brand visibility to increase your competitive advantage
  • Promote your strategic message about your products and services to thought leaders in non-public schools
  • Attendee engagement game (scavenger hunt) will draw attendees to your booth when you participate


  • Tradeshow is open 7.5 hours
  • Complimentary exhibitor registrations; 2 per 10’ x 10’ booth
  • Additional exhibitor registration discount – $50 each
  • Company and booth number listings in Digital Conference program and mobile app
  • 50-word company description in the Digital Conference program and mobile app
  • Participate in the attendee scavenger hunt to direct traffic to your booth
  • Complimentary post-conference attendee mailing address list

Scavenger Hunt

To assure attendees visit your booth, donate a personal item (gift card, event tickets, movie ticket package, etc.) for a prize drawing with a value of $100 or more and your company and booth number will be included on a form distributed to attendees. Attendees will visit your booth and engage in a brief conversation to receive a chance to win one of the prizes offered.  The option to participate is limited.  Engage in this activity to increase traffic to your booth.

Focus AND Networking Sessions on Trade Show Floor

To promote and encourage attendees to visit the trade show frequently, fast-paced, highly impactful sessions are scheduled to draw them in.  With a tendency to stop and visit exhibitors, more attendees will engage in conversations before and after scheduled sessions.


Attendees include Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School, Secondary/Higher Education Teachers, Superintendents, Principals, Administrators, Counselors, Teacher Assistants, Library Media Specialists, Pastors, and more.

Conference Questions

Email: INPEC@conventionmanagers.com
Call: 317-713-1560