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This year’s Annual Conference centers around public-private partnerships and how they utilize innovative finance and project management techniques to stretch limited resources for infrastructure as well as how they help local governments find solutions for resiliency and natural resource preservation and management. 

The 2019 FLERA Annual Conference will be held at the Embassy Suites St. Augustine Beach Oceanfront Resort in St. Johns County July 31 – August 2, 2019. We hope you will join us and share your experience and expertise with fellow resource managers from around the state of Florida. Visit our conference registration page today! 

DRAFT - 2019 Annual Conference Agenda

Wednesday, July 31st
9:00 am – 11:00 am             FLERA Board of Directors
11:00 am – 12:30 pm           LUNCH (On Your Own)
12:30 pm – 12:45 pm           Opening Remarks: Lisa Foster, 2018-19 President
12:45 pm – 1:15 pm             Annual Business Meeting
Officer and Board of Directors Elections
Membership Vote on Bylaws Amendments
1:15 pm – 2:15 pm               Building Resiliency through Partnerships
2:15 pm – 2:35 pm               BREAK
2:35 pm – 3:35 pm               Pioneering Mitigation, Recovery and Habitat Restoration Strategies
4:00 pm – 5:15 pm               Field Trip - Walking Tour of Historic Downtown St. Augustine

Thursday, August 1st
9:00 am – 10:15 am             Estuary Programs and Implementation Update
10:15 am – 10:35 am           BREAK
10:35 am – 11:50 am           Cutting Edge Regional Stormwater Management
11:50 pm – 1:00 pm             Keynote Luncheon – Henry Dean
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm               2019 Legislative Session Update
2:15 pm – 2:35 pm               BREAK
2:35 pm – 3:35 pm               Innovative Technologies and Strategies for Red Tide
3:35 pm – 5:05 pm               Partnerships in Land Conservation and Management
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm               FLERA 2019 Annual Conference Reception

Friday, August 2nd
9:00 am – 10:15 am             Committee Meetings
10:15 am – 10:30 am           BREAK
10:30 am – 11:45 am           Committee Reports
11:45 am – 12:00 pm           Closing Remarks: Lisa Spadafina, 2019-20 FLERA President

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities, please visit our sponsorship page or contact Valerie Rogers in the FLERA office at (850) 701-4797.


our 2019 conference sponsors welcome you!