WHERE BUSINESS GETS DONE
Connect Florida is a premier B2B conference in which meeting primarily for corporate and association event planners based in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern United States meet with representatives from CVBs, hotels, convention centers and other venues eager to host their next event. Attendees walk away with business leads and connections that only Connect events can provide.
Margaritaville Resort Orlando
Margaritaville Resort Orlando provides a fun, friendly, and convenient setting for all events. Whether you are hosting a large conference or a small business meeting, you will find the facilities and all the amenities you need. And the best part? You will have plenty of ways to unwind at the end of each day or celebrate when all the work is done. The resort offers 40,000 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor event space and can accommodate up to 1,680 guests in our outdoor venues and up to 500 in our indoor venues.
Is there parking?
Yes, self-parking is free at the hotel. Valet costs $35 and will not be reimbursed.
What is the dress code?
Business casual for appointments and education. Casual for the reception at Island H20 Water Park.
Is there an app?
No! This is a small show and information will be readily available, including printouts of appointment schedules.
Know Before You Go
Watch our webinar on what to expect in Kissimmee during Connect Marketplace Florida.
Planners who would like to qualify to attend this event should click below to register.
(Subject to Change)
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Compass Pre-Function Space
Compass Meeting Room
Explore the many culinary and entertainment options available in Kissimmee
Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2022
Compass Meeting Room
The Power of Connection, presented by Taylor Buonocore Guthrie, Convers(ate)
On Vacation Meeting Room
Dig into some of the neuroscience behind engagement, while deepening your relationships with fellow attendees in this interactive session designed to spark conversation.
Lunch Sponsored by Visit St. Pete Clearwater
On Vacation Meeting Room, Margaritaville
Island Grove Wine Company Site Visit & Wellness/CSR Sessions
Orlando-based Crow Practice will conduct a 30-minute educational session on how to incorporate wellness into your meeting content and events.
Reception at Island H20 Sponsored by Experience Kissimmee
Thursday, Sept. 15, 2022
Compass Meeting Room
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Connect Cancellation Policy: Connect requires registration to be paid in full to access any live event. Any special billing or payment arrangement must be made in writing and agreed upon between Connect management and the client seeking event access. Please see below for cancellation policy. Cancellations requested inside of 30 days to event date – Client forfeits 100% of registration fee. Cancellations requested 31-90 days prior to event date – Client forfeits 50% of registration fee and the remaining 50% can be used towards a new product purchase in the same calendar year. Cancellations requested over 90 days to the event date – Client may apply 100% of the registration fee to a new product purchase or service in the same calendar year.
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Medical Release: With registration, the attendee agrees and acknowledges they are participating in the conference on their own free will. While Connect does its best to provide the safest possible environment for the events, the attendee acknowledges freely and knowingly that as a result of their registration and participation, they hereby assume responsibility for their own well-being and safety, releasing Connect of any harm.