FBGA Spring 2017 Meeting & Tradeshow

The Florida Blueberry Growers Association SPRING MEETING AND TRADESHOW will be held Thursday, February 16th, 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 60+ vendors to the blueberry industry.

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

Click Here to order  sponsor and exhibitor booths

Click here to download PDF Mail-In Registration Form 

REGISTRATION FEES –

PRE-PAID Member:
Price through Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. – $15
LATE/Day-of-Registration – $45

PRE-PAID Non-Member:
Price through Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. – $45
LATE/Day-of-Registration – $45

Vendor Cancellation Fee: A fee of $100.00 plus Eventbrite service fees will apply if cancelled after February 1, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.

The “Pre-Paid Registration” desk will be open from 6:30 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)

T.B.D.

VENDOR INFORMATION/SETUP –

Wednesday, 02/15/16 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, 02/15/16 from 6:30-8:00 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.

OPTIONS/COST –

Premium Vendor Booth – $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
(2) attendee registrations
(1) table
(2) chairs

Standard Vendor Booth – $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

SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE –
Please contact lindsay@floridablueberrygrower.com for availability.

Platinum Sponsorship $1500
(6) attendee registrations includes lunch
Company banner to be displayed on stage
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 on stage
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 — SOLD OUT
(2) attendee registrations includes lunch
Premium booth location in lobby (table and (2) chairs; electricity if available)
Optioln to provide company banner to be displayed on stage
Company logo on e-blasts and website

Silver Sponsorship – $500
(2) attendee registrations includes lunch
Premium booth location in lobby (table and (2) chairs; electricity if available)
Option to provide company banner to be displayed on stage
Company logo on e-blasts and website

Supporter of the FBGA Sponsorship – $500
(2) attendee registrations includes lunch
Option to provide company banner to be displayed on stage
Company logo on e-blasts and website
Five (5) minute presentation during program agenda


Sponsorships are available. Contact Lindsay Morgan at 352-754-4145 or Lindsay@FloridaBlueberryGrower.com for availability and details.

 


Directions to the FBGA Meeting

Hillsborough Community College, Trinkle Center 1206 North Park Road, Plant City, FL 33563


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