Car Wash Executive Management Institute

A World-Class Educational Opportunity, a Best-in-Class Industry Experience.

The Executive Management Institute™️, will be held in 2022 at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana USA this August 7-12, 2022.

The Institute is designed to enhance the leadership and management skills of car wash professionals through an intense, rigorous curriculum.


Immersive and All-Inclusive

This five-day program is a unique chance for you to expand your learning—or maybe you have an emerging leader in your business who would thrive after a week on campus.

Taught by executive education faculty, the program is an immersive week of strategic business, financial, and leadership training.

Limited to 35 participants, the exclusive class size lets you connect and learn in an intimate setting while building a life-long network of like-minded car wash professionals.

The fee of $5,500 includes:

  • Full curriculum and course materials
  • Lodging on campus (Sunday night arrival; Friday afternoon departure)
  • All meals
  • Special evening receptions

2022 Schedule



August 7


August 8


August 9


August 10


August 11


August 12


Available from 7:00 to 8:15 each morning
Morning   Leadership Effectiveness & Human Capital Cognitive Problem Solving & Encouraging Innovation

Diversity & Inclusion

Business Finance

Transformational Strategy & Identifying Growth Opportunities New Growth Thinking - Implementation
Lunch   Available Monday through Friday

2:30 PM

Welcome and walking campus tour

Conflict, Collaboration & High Performance Teams Human Factors - Value Systems

Business Finance

Ethical Decision Making

Transformational Strategy & Identifying Growth Opportunities Wrap up
Dinner Available Sunday through Thursday Celebration dinner  
Evening Welcome and introductory activity          


Want More Scheduling Information?

Download ICA's Executive Management Institute 2022 Program Outline for more details on daily sessions and objectives.

Application Process 

In order to be considered, applicants must submit a (1) personal essay and (1) letter of recommendation. Applications from ICA members will receive priority consideration.

The personal essay should address your reasons for applying for the program, what you hope to take away from the experience and how the Executive Management Institute could support your personal and professional goals.

The letter of recommendation should come from a current or former supervisor, and speak to your accomplishments and suitability for this unique program.


Questions? Contact us here.

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