Spring Director’s Meeting Registration
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Wildlife Foundation of Florida would like to welcome you to the 2014 Spring Meeting of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Directors. We are pleased to be hosting this meeting in Dania Beach, Florida at the International Game Fish Association (IGFA) Headquarters — Hall of Fame and Museum. The meeting dates with be the morning of April 27 and the April 28. The Directors will be going on a tour of the Florida Everglades the afternoon of April 27 hosted by FWC Commissioner Alligator Ron Bergeron and the Wildlife Foundation of Florida.
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Note that spouses are not required to pay the registration fee
Here is additional information regarding the schedule and location. Please download the registration form PDF to have a printed version of this information.
We will plan for Saturday, April 26th to be our travel day. Those of you who need to fly should plan to arrive at the Fort Lauderdale International Airport (http://www.broward.org/Airport/Pages/Default.aspx). Our meeting and lodging are just a short drive from this airport. We will provide transportation details closer to the meeting date.
We will plan to meet beginning at 9 am until noon on Sunday, April 27th and head out for a tour of the Florida Everglades that afternoon. We will then resume our meeting Monday morning at 8 am. We will plan on meeting until noon with the option of extending the meeting into the afternoon if the volume of business calls for more time understanding that some may have to leave for the industry/agency think tank that afternoon.
Our meeting site will be in the International Game Fish Association (IGFA) Headquarters – Hall of Fame and Museum (http://www.igfa.org/Museum/Visit-the-Museum.aspx) which is within walking distance of our hotel and the Dania Beach Bass Pro Shops store.
Our hotel is the Marriott Courtyard Fort Lauderdale – Airport. You can begin making reservations now by calling the Courtyard Fort Lauderdale — Airport at 800-321-2211 and requesting a reservation under the Southeastern Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies room block. The negotiated rate is $129/night for a single or double room. The venue’s physical address is 400 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach, 33004. For reference, the Courtyard’s Event Manager for this program is Megan Carlon. Megan’s direct phone number is 305-913-9552 and her email is email@example.com The cut-off date for reservations is April 2nd, 2014.
FWC’s South Region Operations Manager, Donny Moore, has kindly agreed to coordinate the logistics for our meeting (thank you Donny!). Please don’t hesitate to contact Donny at (561) 882-5757 if you have questions or need assistance.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Office Phone (850) 487-3796
FAX (850) 921-5786
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