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Florida Urban Extension Symposium & National Urban Extension Leaders Bi-Annual Meeting

Brenda Rogers, District Extension Director, UF/IFAS Extension

Monday, December 2, 2019 at 10:00 AM - Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 12:00 PM (EST)

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Registration Information

Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Early Bird: FL Urban Ext Symposium
This is for all Florida Urban Extension Symposium meals and content: 12/2/19 10:00 a.m. - 12/3/19 1:00 p.m. (2 lunches included, hotel provides breakfast)
Oct 25, 2019 $125.00 $9.24
Early Bird: NUEL Bi-Annual Meeting
This is for all NUEL Bi-Annual Meeting meals and content: 12/3/19 1:00 p.m. - 12/5/19 1:00 p.m. (2 lunches included, hotel provides breakfast)
Oct 25, 2019 $170.00 $11.98
Optional Tour - Agriculture in the City: Extension Partnerships, Programs, and Opportunities
This ticket is for Thursday, December 5, 2019 1:00-6:00 p.m. Participants will experience Sustainability at Amalie Arena home of the Tampa Bay Lightning through their onsite hydroponic vegetable facility. Tour Coppertail Brewery, local craft brewers that have partnered with UF/IFAS evaluate local hops production. Visit, the Florida Learning Garden - a project of Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful in partnership with the Florida State Fair Authority, is a permanent one-acre interactive educational experience. From ‘right-plant-right-place’ to best practices for water conservation, the Florida Learning Garden educates residents on multiple growing techniques and sustainable practices to utilize in their own homes and gardens.
Nov 25, 2019 $30.00 $3.46

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Event Details

**Registration closes 11/25/19 11:30 p.m.**

 

Welcome to the registration site of the National Urban Extension Leadership Steering Committee and the University of Florida IFAS Extension Service Urban Extension Summit to be held downtown in Tampa Florida, December 2-5 at the Embassy Suites Downtown Convention Center. The organizing committee has been hard at work to arrange sessions that will be inspiring and engaging.  The Florida Urban Extension Summit will kick off the week providing Extension Faculty in Florida working in urban environments to gather and learn from the national leadership assembling in Tampa for the NUEL meeting, which follows. The Steering Committee of the National Urban Extension Leadership holds bi-annual business meetings to advance the urban work done by Extension throughout the nation.  The business meeting is open to anyone who would like to attend, especially those interested in participating in the Initiatives and work of NUEL. For more information on NUEL visit  https://nuel.extension.org/



INFORMATION FOR ATTENDEES:

 

Agenda: coming soon

 

HOTEL RESERVATIONS: Embassy Suites by Hilton Tampa Downtown Convention Center

Room rate: single $121 - double $131 - triple $141 - quad $151

Phone reservations: 

Group Name:

NATIONAL URBAN EXTENSION LEADERS REGIONAL CONFERENCE

Group Code:

NUE 

 

Transportation

From Airports - Please use taxi, Uber and similar services.

 

Area transportation: 

TECO Street Car System runs every 15 minutes and is complimentary for everyone for the next few years. It starts near the Hilton Tampa Downtown and runs all the way down to Centro Ybor.  If attendees download the app, it’s pretty easy to be able to track where the trolley is and how long it would take to get where you are currently located.  http://www.tecolinestreetcar.org/#/home

Downtowner is your fast, fun, eco-friendly lift around town! Get free, on-demand rides at the tap of a button by downloading our free mobile app. Just search Downtowner in your app store. From the Tampa Riverwalk to the Florida Aquarium, we've got you covered. Request a ride anywhere in our service area and we'll whisk you away within minutes. http://www.ridedowntowner.com/cities/tampa/

There are also water bikes, Pirate water taxis, coast bike share, cruises and boating available.

 

Hotel

Website: HOTEL WEBSITE

513 South Florida Avenue, Tampa, Florida, 33602, USATEL: +1-813-769-8300FAX: +1-813-769-8310

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Local Attractions

  • Amalie Arena
  • Florida Aquarium
  • Busch Gardens
  • Tampa Museum of Art/Glazer Children’s Museum
  • Raymond James Stadium
  • Ybor City Historic District

 

Treasure awaits in Tampa Bay!  Once the world’s Cigar Capital, Tampa Bay is a vibrant region that takes pride in its rich, cultural heritage. Visitors can experience delicious culinary cuisine, serene river excursions, thrilling attractions and exceptional shopping. Explore by land, air or sea –adventure awaits in Tampa Bay. VisitTampaBay.com

Straz Center for Performing Arts, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa Bay History Center, ZooTampa at Lowry Park, and so much more!

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Have questions about Florida Urban Extension Symposium & National Urban Extension Leaders Bi-Annual Meeting? Contact Brenda Rogers, District Extension Director, UF/IFAS Extension

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Embassy Suites by Hilton Tampa Downtown Convention Center
513 South Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602

Monday, December 2, 2019 at 10:00 AM - Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 12:00 PM (EST)


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Brenda Rogers, District Extension Director, UF/IFAS Extension

Please contact Brenda Rogers or Valkyrie with any questions regarding these meetings and details: 
Brenda Rogers  (programatic, administration)  *  Valkyrie (meeting planner, facilities)

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