The Education Program

Education Is Our Top Priority

We offer dozens of sessions covering a wide range of topics for first-timers and industry pros. With seminars covering all aspects of the industry as well as deep-dive workshops, Table Talks, Self-Storage Q&A Sessions, an International Program and more, you’ll have the tools and knowledge to drive your business forward. You can learn more about each of our speakers HERE.   

The ISS World Expo employs speakers and experts of the highest caliber to provide you with guidance, fresh insight and real-world experience. During the event, our presenters will cover hot-button issues related to every facet of the industry. You’ll have access to them via seminars, Overtime With the Experts, workshops and Table Talks.

Wednesday, July 22, 8-8:50 a.m., Grand Ballroom F

Keynote Address with AJ Osborne

Moving Into Freedom: How Self-Storage Saved My Financial Future (and Can Save Yours, Too)

The ISS World Expo is specifically designed to give self-storage professionals the exact knowledge and training they need to succeed in this industry. Our seminar-track education program features dozens of seminars organized into comprehensive tracks. Whether you're a facility owner, investor, manager or just looking to get into the industry, we’ve got what you need! View the topics below to learn more. 

Click here to select the particular track to see details on each program.

All-Access Package or Seminar-Track Package required.

We’ve created a dedicated space where attendees can ask questions and communicate with speakers at the end of each seminar. Now there’s no need to rush to the stage or feel pressed for time. Just head on over to Andros A&B to meet your speaker after the session ends and ask away!

All-Access Package or Seminar-Track Package required.

Wednesday, July 22, 2-3 p.m.

Table Talks (aka Roundtable Discussions) are moderated, informal conversations focused on a wide range of specific industry topics. Each talk begins with a one- to three-minute presentation by the table host, leaving seven to nine
minutes for open dialogue and Q&A before a rotation is suggested. 

Open to all attendees and exhibitors.

Thursday, July 23, 11 a.m. - Noon

For the second year in a row, we’ve expanded our popular open-forum Q&A so more attendees can get answers to their questions! Choose from one of three topic-focused events, hosted by hand-picked experts with proficiency in these
category verticals: Investing & Development, Management & Operation and Technology & Security. No industry question is off-limits! 

Open to all attendees and exhibitors.

Thursday, July 23, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Get your legal questions answered in this open-forum-style Q&A. Make your list in advance and be ready to fire off your inquiries in this no-holds-barred, unrecorded session designed specifically to help you improve your operation as soon as you get back to the office.

Open to all attendees and exhibitors.