FDLA 2015: Celebrate Distance Learning: DEVELOP! COLLABORATE! LEAD!

Monday, September 28, 2015 Noon- 7 PM

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 8:15 AM – 4:30 PM (Eastern Time)

Conference Information

Hilton – Altamonte
350 South Northlake Blvd.
Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
United States

The Florida Distance Learning Association’s (FDLA) 2015 Annual Conference is the premier event for professionals in the distance learning industry in Florida. This year’s fall conference promises to deliver another exciting and informative program that will bring together distance learning practitioners within Florida to Celebrate Distance Learning: DEVELOP! COLLABORATE! LEAD!

The format of this event allows attendees to learn about relevant topics from many different points of view. Sessions will be targeted to the K-12 audience, higher education, and virtually all distance learning stakeholders. The moderate size makes it possible for attendees to actively participate. This conference is an opportunity to share ideas, learn about distance learning programs and products, and gain a better understanding of the field. Network with other distance learning colleagues and exchange innovative ideas. FDLA 2015 will offer you and your staff keynote speakers, panel discussions, poster sessions, and breakout sessions on current topics and research in online learning, and vendors exhibiting an array of distance learning technologies and services. This conference is for K-12 and higher education administrators and teachers from both public and private online schools/programs. Come be a part of our energetic and growing community of practice!

Check back periodically for specific sessions and presenters.

Lodging Information

This year’s conference will be held at the

Hilton – Altamonte
350 South Northlake Blvd.
Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
United States

Just 40 minutes away from the Orlando International Airport and Walt Disney World.

There is still room available at the Conference Rate: $109.00/night. Please email Kevin Kapke: kevin.kapke@hilton.com. Include FDLA, your name, email address, check-in and check-out date. He will send you an email confirmation. Once you’ve received an email confirmation from Kevin, you may call the hotel directly and pay with a credit card.

The Altamonte Hilton is approximately one hour north of last year’s Conference hotel on I-4.

Double/Double or King Bed

  • Room rates are quoted exclusive of local taxes and fees, currently 12% or prevailing rate. Quoted rates will be offered, based on availability, to your attendees 3 days before and 3 days after the above dates. These rates are net, non-commissionable.
  • Complimentary parking
  • Special $10.00 plus tax and service charge per person breakfast voucher that includes scrambled eggs, bacon, breakfast potatoes, biscuits, Danishes, cereal, whole fruit, milk, orange juice and coffee paid for at the time of service.
  • Complimentary Office and house phone for registrations
  • Hilton HHonors Meeting Planner Points
  • Group rates good until September 11, 2015.
  • Check-in after 3:00pm; Check-out noon.

CUT-OFF DATE: Reservations received after 09/11/2015 will be provided on a space available basis at the prevailing rate.

Sponsor News

Orlando Fischler College of Education, Nova Southeastern University Alumni Event

The Alumni event will be held at the Seasons 52, 463 East Altamonte Drive, in Altamonte Springs from 5-6:30 PM on Sunday 9/27/15. Invitations will be sent to all NSU alumni in the Orlando area to attend. This reception is only open for NSU alumni and their guest.

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