Registration Information

To assist you with preliminary budgeting and attendance approval, we anticipate the registration fee will be $495 for government and non-profit attendees, $595 for corporate attendees and $295 for student attendees. Discounted one-day only fees will be available at $325. Confirmed registration fees will be posted on this web page no later than February 14, 2018.

NOTE: All program participants including speakers, poster presenters, panelists, session organizers and moderators, are expected to register and pay the registration fee in order to participate in the conference.

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Hosting Organizations


Society of Ecological Restoration

Premier Sponsor

Walton Family Foundation

Partnering Organizations


The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is a federal-state-county partnership dedicated to developing knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and the life sciences, and enhancing and sustaining the quality of human life by making that information accessible. While extending into every community of the state, UF/IFAS has developed a national and international reputation for its accomplishments in teaching, research and Extension.


OCI stands for the Office of Conferences & Institutes. It is a full service conference planning agency at the University of Florida. OCI was created to support the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) mission to develop knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and to make that knowledge available to people to sustain and enhance the quality of life.

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