NIC 69th Annual Conference in
Salt Lake City, Utah
October 11-14, 2024!

Join us for our 69th NIC Annual Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. Our conference will be held in downtown Salt Lake City where there are historic and beautiful sites to see.

The site of the conference will be held at the:
Salt Lake City Marriott City Center
220 South State Street Salt Lake City, Utah 84111


While you are there, a few highlights are listed below for you to visit:

Clark Planetarium
Delve into all things outer space at the city’s planetarium, which features 3-D IMAX films in an avant-garde theater, laser light shows, and even an authentic moon rock on permanent loan from NASA.

Historic Temple Square
Visit the historic, 35-acre square surrounding the iconic Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Temple in Salt Lake City. Located downtown, Temple Square encompasses 5 city blocks of historic sites, engaging exhibits, and wholesome activities. Come enjoy beautiful gardens, majestic architecture, and the peace and reverence of this iconic space of worship. Tour the open-air plaza on a walking tour, or pop in the visitor’s center to learn more about the fascinating local history.

Natural History Museum of Utah
Peruse artifacts and exhibits detailing the natural history of Utah and the greater western U.S., including dinosaur fossils, as well as anthropological and archaeological findings that shed light on the indigenous peoples of Utah.

Abravanel Hall
Home to the city symphony orchestra and part of the Salt Lake County Center for the Arts, the iconic hall, in the heart of downtown— is known and celebrated for its architecture and acoustics.

Hogle Zoo
Spend an afternoon strolling this 42-acre zoo, home to more than 800 animals. Two of its most celebrated attractions are the Primate Forest and Great Ape Building. While you are there, enjoy the train and carousel. There are shops, restaurants, coffee shops, City Creek Center (shopping mall), and Temple Square.

Mark your calendars for this opportunity to visit beautiful Salt Lake City, Utah and network with State Leaders and Industry Experts throughout the United States!
The hotel is accepting reservations now and there is a specific room block at a reduced rate for NIC Conference attendees. Click on the link below to make your reservations now, and conference registration packets will be available at a later date.

Click Here:
Salt Lake City Marriott City Center for 164 USD per night

We are excited to announce “The Brandon Kelly” is the Key Note Speaker for the 69th NIC Annual Conference that will be held in Salt Lake City Utah!

Brandon has had leadership and adventure in all 50 states and in 30+ countries including having been presented the 2nd highest award for serving youth in Scouting around the world by the His Majesty King of Sweden while a guest of the HMS Queen of England in 2007. He has completed Bachelors in Business, an MBA, and a Doctorate in Entreprenurioral Acquisitions from London, England.

Click on the video on the below to hear a personal invitation directly from Brandon at the Salt Lake Marriott Hotel where the conference will be held!


~ Registration Packet ~ Click here to obtain all the details and make your hotel reservations!

Agenda Topics:
Elevate Your Efforts to Greatness – “The Brandon Kelly”
What is Regulation & What It Means To Be A Regulator: An Exploration of Why 
Dale Atkinson, Attorney, Retired Executive Director of FARB
OSHA – Chemical Hazards – OSHA Representative, Utah Regional Office
Learn from the Experts About Hazardous Chemicals in the Salons and Steps to Prevent Exposure
Lasers, Lights and Energy Waves, the New Esthetics – Gary Begley, Arizona
Updates from NACCAS including the 150% Rule – Frank Trieu, Washington
License Mobility Initiatives: Reciprocity, Universal Licensing, NIC National Database & Compacts, NIC Certificate – Certemy & NIC
Break out (Concurrent Sessions):
  • Future of the Beauty Professions – Sustaining the Industry
  • Overcoming Obstacles & Defining Solutions
  • Medi Spas – Hybrid of a Traditional day Spa and a Medical Clinic: What is the Impact in the Beauty Professions
  • Certificate VS Licensure – What is the Difference?