FCA 87th Annual Convention
October 19-21, 2017
Holiday Inn Lake Buena Vista at the Walt Disney World Resort
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The 87th annual convention’s theme is Communication, Culture & Connection. This emphasizes our field’s vital role in helping to articulate and investigate those things that connect and divide us as cultural persons within our communities. The voices of communication extend to both academic and professional venues and involve highlight the vital role communication plays in the world. We welcome voices from numerous scholarly enterprises including critical or scientific research and pedagogical applications and discourse.
Convention Hotel and Additional Information
The 86th Annual Convention of the Florida Communication Association will be held at the Holiday Inn in the Walt Disney World Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Florida. This hotel is located on Hotel Plaza Boulevard, less than one mile from Downtown Disney. More information about this hotel can be found on their website at http://www.hiorlando.com. We have secured a special room rate of $124 per night. Reservations can be made by calling 877-394-5765 and asking to speak with the reservations department. Reference the Florida Communication Association rate, group code MUN. You may also make reservations online by clicking here. Reservations must be made by September 20, 2016 in order to guarantee this special group rate.
Sponsorship and Involvement Opportunities
The FCA is seeking sponsors for a number of convention related activities including breaks, lunches, printing, keynote speaker, entertainment, etc. Becoming a sponsor is a great opportunity to highlight and promote your organization. For additional information about sponsorship, please contact Jennifer Toole, Marketing Coordinator, at Jennifer.Toole02@saintleo.edu. There will be additional opportunities to assist with convention planning and development as the convention nears. Opportunities include session moderators, convention logistics, and convention receptions.
If you have suggestions or need additional information, please contact Timea Varga, Vice President, at TVarga@lynn.edu.
We look forward to seeing you October 19-21, 2017 in Orlando, Florida!