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Come be a part of the ultimate dealer experience of the year at the 2016 FIADA Annual Convention.  This year's theme: Casino Royale!  You'll have a good time with the "best of the best" as Florida's top dealers come together for a weekend of education, networking and fun.


Pass Descriptions & Rates:

Full Access Pass: Includes all Meal Functions, Seminars and Exhibit Hall Access and is eligible for Continuing Education Credit. Discounted passes are for additional full access registrations and spouse registrations.

Education Pass: 
Includes Seminars and Exhibit Hall Access and is eligible for Continuing Education Credit.The Education Pass does Not Include Meal Functions.

Child Registration (17 and under): 
Includes Meal Functions and Exhibit Hall Access.For children 18+, please purchase an additional full access registration.

 




Regular
9/1 – 10/15
Onsite
10/15 – 10/22

Member Full Access Pass


$299.00 $349.00
NonMember Full Access Pass
$349.00 $399.00
Additional Full Access Pass*
$195.00 $195.00
Spouse Full Access Pass*
$100.00 $100.00
Member Education Pass
$124.00 $149.00
NonMember Education Pass
$149.00 $174.00
Child Pass (12 and under)*
Free Free
Child Pass (13-17)*
$100.00 $100.00

*Available with Purchase of Full Access Pass


Attendee Schedule* 
*subject to change

Thursday, Oct 20, 2016

 3:00 - 7:00PM Registration Open
 6:30 - 8:30PM Welcome Reception 


Friday, Oct 21, 2016

7:30 - 4:00PM Registration Open
8:00 - 9:00AM Breakfast
9:00 - 10:15AM Opening Keynote: Marty Coates, Coates & Associates, Inc. - "Don't Gamble on Your Success"
10:15 - 10:45AM Member Meeting/Elections
10:45 - 11:00AM Coffee Break 
11:00 - 12:00PM Legislative Update - Rep. Richard Corcoran, Speaker Designate of the FL House and FIADA Lobbyist Sandra Mortham
12:00 - 1:30PM Networking Lunch

1:45 - 2:45PM Breakout Session A - Florida Sales & Use Tax - The Tax Man is Coming, James Sutton, CPA, Esp., Moffa, Sutton & Donnini, PA
1:45 - 2:45PM Breakout Session B - Addressing the Needs of the Newest Generation of Buyers, Mike Platts, CARFAX
1:45 - 2:45PM Breakout Session C - Financing Your Inventory for Growth, Stacy Fields, NextGear Capital
 3:00 - 4:00PM Division of Motorist Services Update - Palmer Brand, FL Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Division of Motorist Services
 5:00 - 9:00PM Exhibit Hall Grand Opening, Dinner 


Saturday, Oct 22, 2016

7:30 - 3:00PM  Registration Open 
8:00 - 9:00AM  Breakfast with Exhibitors 
9:00 - 10:00AM Breakout Session A - Sourcing Inventory Through Digital Acquisition Channels, Manheim
9:00 - 10:00AM  Breakout Session B - How To Address The New FLSA Overtime-Exemption Requirements, David Buchsbaum, Partner, Fisher Phillips
9:00 - 10:00AM   Breakout Session C - Panel Discussion
10:15 - 11:45AM  Keynote Speaker: Author Andy Masters - "Leadership Lessons from H-O-L-L-Y-W-O-O-D!" and Awards Ceremony 
12:00 - 2:30PM Lunch with Exhibitors & Exhibitor Giveaways
2:45 - 3:45PM  Breakout Session A - Providing Lines of Credit for BHPH Dealerships with BHPH-In-A-Box, John Donaldson, President/Chief Financial Officer, Ace Motor Acceptance Corporation
2:45 - 3:45PM
Breakout Session B - Panel Discussion: Online Reputation Management
2:45 - 3:45PM Breakout Session C - David Brotherton, 20 Group Moderator & Training Consultant, NIADA
4:00 - 5:30PM  Legal Update - Robert Sickles, Managing Partner, Broad and Cassel
5:30 - 7:00PM  Closing Reception 

Hotel Accommodations:

Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld
6677 Sea Harbor Drive, Orlando, FL 32821
1-800-468-3571

There is a FIADA Room Block at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld.  You can reserve your room by calling the number above and mentioning "FIADA 2016 Annual Convention & Expo". You can also book your room through the FIADA Group PageReservations must be made by September 29, 2016 in order to qualify for the group rate of $159 (plus tax).

 

***If a 3rd party housing company calls you in an effort to get you to book a hotel room directly with them - THIS IS A SCAM! 

No one should be calling you to coordinate your hotel rooms!

BEWARE of Travel Scams


The Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld is the official FIADA Convention host hotel for the event and does not work with an outside third-party vendor.  Any offers from other hotels and/or travel agencies are not endorsed by FIADA. See above for instructions on how to book your reservation (by phone or web) within the FIADA block. 


Registration Cancellation/Refund Policy:

If cancellations are received in writing by 5pm on Monday, September 19, 2016, we will refund your registration fee. If cancellation is received between September 20th and October 13th, we will refund your registration fee less a $25 processing fee. Fees cannot be refunded for registrations cancelled after October 13th, or for no-shows.


Photo/Video Release:
By registering for the 2016 FIADA Annual Convention, I hereby grant permission to use any and all photographic imagery and video footage taken of me at this event and activities pertaining to this event, without payment or any other consideration. I understand that such materials may be published electronically or in print, or used in presentations or exhibitions.


Frequently Asked Questions:

What are the dates and location of the 2016 FIADA Convention & Expo?
October 20-22 at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld in Orlando, FL. Click here for directions.

What else is there to do in Orlando during non-convention hours? Do you have discount park tickets available?
There are plenty of activities available in Orlando for the whole family. Visit Orlando has set up a custom website for FIADA attendees with tons of information, including discount park tickets. Don't forget to take advantage of the Show Your Badge Program for discounts at various establishments!


Do I have to be a FIADA member to attend?
No, but membership with FIADA does provide discounted registration. For more information about FIADA membership, please click here.

Which pass is right for me?
Conference attendees can choose a Full Access Pass or an Education Pass. A Full Access Pass includes all meals, seminars, and exhibit hall access and is eligible for continuing education credit for one flat rate. Discounts are available for FIADA Members and for additional passes. Want to skip the food and focus on earning C.E. credit and networking with exhibitors? Get the Education Pass. It includes all Seminars and access to the Exhibit Hall and is eligible for Continuing Education Credit. Prices change as the event gets closer, so save money and reserve your pass today!

Pass Descriptions & Rates:

Full Access Pass: Includes all Meal Functions, Seminars and Exhibit Hall Access and is eligible for Continuing Education Credit. Discounted passes are for additional full access registrations and spouse registrations.

Education Pass: Includes Seminars and Exhibit Hall Access and is eligible for Continuing Education Credit. The Education Pass does Not Include Meal Functions.

Child Registration (17 and under): Includes Meal Functions and Exhibit Hall Access. For children 18+, please purchase an additional full access registration.

 

                                              
Regular
9/1 – 10/16
Onsite
10/15 – 10/22

Member Full Access Pass           


$299.00 $349.00
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