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You're invited the to FEDC Annual Meeting

The FEDC Annual Meeting will take place on Monday, May 20th from 4-5:30 during the 2019 Florida Economic Development Conference. The meeting will take place in the Hammock Beach Resort's Flagler and Crescent rooms.

As an attendee of the conference you are invited to the meeting.

What to know before you go

Do you have questions about the 2019 FEDC Conference? We have answers.

There is now a FAQs document for conference attendees, speakers, and exhibitors. It also contains facility and exhibitors maps.

Get your answers today.

Conference Welcome Area

Join GrowFL and Florida Trend in the Hammock Beach Resort Lobby from 2 pm to 3:30 pm for music, refreshments and networking during hotel check-in.
Register for the Conference

New hotel options

The Hammock Beach Resort room block closed April 29. Additional rooms may be available at normal rates.

Alternate hotels include:

Hampton Inn & Suites Palm Coast at 150 Flagler Plaza Drive, Palm Coast, Florida, 32137. TEL: +1-386-439-8999

Hilton Garden Inn Palm Coast Town Center at 55 Town Center Boulevard, Palm Coast, Florida, 32164. TEL: +1-386-586-2463

The room rate for both is $94.00 plus a 12% tax.

See who will be attending the conference

The list of attendees for #FEDC19 is growing by the day. See which of your fellow professionals will be at this year's conference.

We have two lists:
  1. Sorted by organization
  2. Sorted by first name

Take part in our putting contest

Now is the time to put together your teams for the Powering Florida Putting Challenge presented by Florida Power & Light and Gulf Power during the Southwest Airlines Welcome Reception at 6:00 PM on Monday, May 20th.

Speakers Feature

One of the conference highlights will be the Site Location Consultant Presentation.

A panel moderated by Tim Vanderhoof, SVP of Business Development, EFI and feature:
  • Gray Swoope, VisionFirst Advisors
  • Jeff Troan, Ryan
  • Win Williamson, EY
This session will allow ample time for Q&A. Please come prepared to engage with Gray, Jeff, and Win. They are looking forward to your questions about trends in economic development. Learn more about them on the Speakers page on our website.

Here's what's on tap at FEDC19

Aside from site location presentation, be sure to check out the current agenda and see all the great knowledge you will be able to tap into.

Celebrate IEDC Economic Development Week


Created by the International Economic Development Council in 2016, the goal of Economic Development Week (EDW) is to increase awareness for local programs that create jobs, advance career development opportunities and increase the quality of life in communities everywhere. Economic Development Week includes activities in communities large and small designed to highlight the importance of economic development and the good work that economic developers do every day.


Looking for ideas to celebrate Economic Development Week?

Get involved and take part in the celebration by downloading the #EDW2019 Toolkit.


Be sure to follow us on social media for all the news on the 2019 Conference, and much more. Be sure to use the hashtag #FEDC19.

Thanks to our FEDC Conference Sponsors


Platinum Presenting Sponsor

Enterprise Florida

Diamond Sponsors

CareerSource Florida

Florida Power and Light

Florida SBDC



Become a Diamond Sponsor today.

Gold Sponsors

Gulf Power

Become a Gold Sponsor today.

Silver Sponsors

Duke Energy

The Corridor

GIS Planning

OCO Global

Coastal Cloud

Counterpointe Energy Solutions

Become a Silver Sponsor today.

Bronze Sponsors

Coral Springs EDO

Babcock Ranch
Kitson and Partners

Research on Investment

Graylan Ventures

Become a Bronze Sponsor today.

Key Card Sponsor

Florida SBDC

Media Sponsors

Become a Media Sponsor today.

Florida Trend

Expansion Solutions Magazine

Conference Engagement Sponsor


Turn-Down Service Sponsors

365 Degree Total Marketing


EDO Sponsors

Central Florida Development Council

JAXUSA Partnership

Charlotte County Economic Development

Beacon Council

BDB of Palm Beach County

Hamilton County Development Authority

Lanyard Sponsor

Tampa-Hillsborough EDC

Exhibitor Sponsors

GIS WebTech

Chmura Economics and Analytics

Impact Data Source

Convergent Nonprofit Solutions

Neon Cloud Productions

Economic Modeling Systems International

North Florida Economic Development Partnership

Florida Makes


Veterans Florida



Made In America

Contact us to become a Sponsor or Exhibitor

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