2018 FMEA Energy Connections Conference & Trade Show
Gold Sponsor
8minutenergy Altec
Burns & McDonnell Novinium: Masters of Reliability
Silver Sponsor
Michels
Bronze Sponsor
Howard Technology Solutions

About the Conference

Designed for a broad cross-section of employees, from public power technical personnel to safety managers, the Energy Connections Conference also has much to offer to utility directors and public power professionals involved in electric utility management and operations as well as information technology and communications specialists.

Who should attend?

Call Center Managers & Representatives

Collection Specialists

Communications Managers & Specialists

Counter Clerks

Customer Service Managers & Representatives

Energy Auditors

Engineers

Field Services Personnel

IT Managers & Specialists

Key Account Managers & Representatives

Lineworkers & Lineworker Foremen

Mutual Aid Coordinators

Public Relations/Community Outreach Representatives

Revenue Protection Analyst

Safety & Training Coordinators

Safety Managers & Officers

T&D Managers

Training officers & Specialists

Utility Directors & Managers

Utility Safety Specialists & Directors

Utility Supervisors

FMEA Continuing Education Program

There are 8.0 CEU’s (Continuing Education Credits/Professional Development Hours) available for attending this FMEA event.

Attendee Pricing
FMEA Municipal Member
$250
FMEA Associate or Affiliate Member
$350
Non-Member
$500
Attendee Registration includes the following meals:

  • Wednesday: Light breakfast, Public Power Luncheon, Networking Dinner
  • Thursday: Light breakfast only

Sponsorship Opportunities

You do business with municipal electric utilities so you understand sustained relationships and continuous exposure to this market segment is essential for long-term success. The FMEA Energy Connections Conference and Trade Show brings together electric utility personnel from Florida’s municipal, cooperative and investor-owned utilities from across the state. Participating as a conference sponsor is easy. Take note of the benefits accompanying the different levels of sponsorship, to determine an appropriate level of support for your company.

Corporate Sponsorship levels

Category
Contribution
Number of registrants included
Number of tables included
Diamond
$10,000
8
2
Platinum
$5,000
6
2
Gold
$3,000
4
2
Silver
$2,000
2
1
Bronze
$1,500
1
N/A

Municipal Utility Sponsorship levels

Category
Contribution
Number of registrants included
Platinum
$5,000
8 (Front table reserved during Wednesday Luncheon)
Gold
$3,000
6 (Front table reserved during Wednesday Luncheon)
Silver
$2,000
4
Bronze
$1,000
2

Exhibitor Information

The FMEA Energy Connections Conference and Trade Show brings together electric utility personnel from Florida’s municipal, cooperative and investor-owned utilities from across the state.

Exhibitor rates

Each table rate includes two representatives and name badges for the Trade Show only.

PLEASE NOTE: To attend additional Conference functions (General Sessions, Idea Exchange Forum, Building Strong Communities Luncheon, Florida Public Power Networking Dinner & Event, Concurrent Breakout sessions) an additional fee is required.

FMEA Associate Member
Non-member
1 table
$500
$700
2 tables
$750
$1,000
3 tables
$950
$1,150
Additional table representative
$75/person
$150/person
* Add Conference functions
$150/person
$200/person
* Includes conference sessions badge, and tickets to the Building Strong Communities Luncheon and the Florida Public Power Networking Dinner & Event

Additional Exhibitor Information

  • Online Additional Attendee or Add Functions registration
  • Trade Show layout (PDF) *coming soon*

Exhibitor Shipping Information

  • Shipments should be addressed as follows:

    Vendor company – Onsite ontact name
    FMEA Energy Connections Confernece – October 24-25
    c/o Embassy Suites by Hilton

    4955 Kyngs Heath Rd.
    Kissimmee, FL 34746

Hotel Information

A third party claiming to represent FMEA may be contacting attendees of upcoming conferences and offering assistance with hotel reservations. No such third party is affiliated with FMEA or authorized to represent us — please do NOT make hotel reservations through any third party that may contact you by phone or email.

Conference & Tradeshow Location:

Embassy Suites by Hilton
4955 Kyngs Heath Rd.
Kissimmee, FL 34746
Phone: (407) 597-4000
FMEA room rate $150.00

Hotel registration deadline for reduced FMEA rate:
September 24, 2018 or until block filled

Conference Agenda

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
8:00a – 5:00p Registration open
8:00 – 9:00a Continental breakfast
9:00a – Noon General Session
Noon – 1:45p Building Strong Communities Luncheon
2:00 – 4:00p Idea Exchange Forums

  • Customer Connections
  • Safety Training & Lineworker Training
  • Transmission & Distribution
4:00 – 6:30p Energy Connections Conference Trade Show
7:00 – 9:30p Florida Public Power networking dinner & event
Thursday, October 25, 2018
8:00a Registration open
8:30 – 9:00a Light breakfast (open to all attendees)
8:30 – 9:30a Sponsors/Exhibitors and Muni Representatives "Reverse Tradeshow"
9:45a – Noon

Concurrent breakout sessions

  • Customer Connections
  • Safety Training & Lineworker Training
  • Transmission & Distribution