The Florida Blueberry Growers Association FALL MEETING AND TRADESHOW will be held Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at the Hillsborough Community College, Trinkle Center from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Plant City, FL.  This will be a day-long event of educational seminars as well as the opportunity to visit with 50+ vendors to the blueberry industry.

Lunch is included in your paid registration and will be provided by Curly Tails BBQ of Bartow, FL.

 

REGISTRATIONS –

PRE-PAID Member Registration: 

Price through Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. – $15

LATE (after 10/14/17)/Day-of-Registration – $45

 

PRE-PAID Non-Member Registration:

Price through Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. – $45

Day-of-Registration – $45

 

The “Pre-Paid Registration” desk will be open from 6:00 to 9:30 a.m. for vendor and attendee check-in.  The “Day of Registration/Membership” desk will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for day of registration/payment and/or to check the status of your membership and contact information.

SEMINAR AGENDA: (Subject to Change)

8:00 a.m.         Registration – visit Trade Show

9:00 a.m.         Welcome

Additional agenda items to follow.

 

VENDOR INFORMATION SETUP –

Wednesday, 10/25/17 from 2-4:30 p.m.

FBGA staff will be available from 2:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. to provide assistance and distribute name badge lanyards. The HCC Trinkle Center will be open until 5:00 p.m., should you arrive between 4:30-5:00 p.m. your lanyards may be picked up on Thursday morning at the registration desk.  Tables will also be labeled and there will be a display board at the registration desk with company name, booth number and hall location for your convenience.

Thursday, 10/26/17 from 6:00-8:00 a.m.

FBGA staff/Directors will be available to provide assistance the morning of setup. Tables will also be labeled and there will be a display board at the registration desk with company name, booth number and hall location for your convenience.  Please remember to check-in at the registration desk for your name badge lanyard.

BOOTH OPTIONS/FEES –

Vendor Cancellation Fee: A fee of $100.00 plus Eventbrite service fees will apply if cancelled after September 29, 2017.

 

Premium Vendor Booth – INSIDE

$450

Space is limited. (Please note that if you would like electricity for your booth you must sign up for a premium vendor booth and provide your own extension cord)

  • Prime booth location
  • Electricity (if needed)
  • (2) attendee registrations
  • (1) table
  • (2) chairs

 

Standard Vendor Booth – INSIDE

$350

Space is limited.  (Please note that if you would like electricity for your booth you must sign up for a premium vendor booth and provide your own extension cord)

  • (2) attendee registrations
  • (1) table
  • (2) chairs

 

Standard Vendor Booth – OUTSIDE

$350

Space is limited.

  • (2) attendee registrations

 

SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE –

Please contact Lindsay@floridablueberrygrower.com for availability.

 

Platinum Sponsorship $1500

(6) attendee registrations includes lunch

Company banner to be displayed (Sponsor provided)

Premium booth location in lobby (table and (2) chairs; electricity if available)

Company logo on e-blasts and website

Ten (10) minute presentation during program agenda

 

Gold Sponsorship – $1000

(4) Attendee registrations includes lunch

Company banner to be displayed (Sponsor provided)

Premium booth location in lobby (table and (2) chairs; electricity if available)

Company logo on e-blasts and website

Five (5) minute presentation during program agenda

 

Breakfast Sponsorship – $550

(2) Attendee registrations includes lunch

Company banner to be displayed (Sponsor provided)

Premium booth location in lobby (table and (2) chairs; electricity if available)

Company logo on e-blasts and website

 

Silver Sponsorship – $500

(2) Attendee registrations includes lunch

Company banner to be displayed (Sponsor provided)

Premium booth location in lobby (table and (2) chairs; electricity if available)

Company logo on e-blasts and website

 

Supporter of the FBGA Sponsorship – $500

(2) Attendee registrations includes lunch

Company banner to be displayed (Sponsor provided)

Company logo on e-blasts and website

Five (5) minute presentation during program agenda

 

 

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