Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association


Opening Reception

Sea Fair Mega Yacht
Brought to you by the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau 
Sunday, June 14th
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Docked at Hilton
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. cruising the Intracoastal Waterway*
8:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Docked at Hilton

Enjoy a spectacular Education Conference opening event, with a Fort Lauderdale twist. You'll be onboard the magnificent 242 foot Seafair Mega Yacht that will be docked at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale  Marina. Make sure you have your chic yachting attire on while you enjoy multiple decks of experiences dockside and then a short cruise along the Intracoastal Waterway in Fort Lauderdale to view the mansions and yachts along the way. 

*during this time there will be a Hilton reception option for those that don’t want to/can’t cruise


Networking Reception

B Ocean Fort Lauderdale: Pool & Beach
Brought to you by the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau
Tuesday, June 16th | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Kick off your conference shoes, put on your flip flops and stick your toes in the white sand on Fort Lauderdale beach at the B Ocean Beach Hotel just minutes from the Convention Center. With the sounds of the waves, the ocean breeze in your hair and tropical tunes as a backdrop, complete your Education Conference experience at a casual South Florida beach party with the tantalizing tastes of Floribbean cuisine.