Registration Information

Registration Fee Schedule
(All presenters must be registered by May 18 to confirm participation on the program.)
Government or Non-Profit Attendee Fee Registration Fee Registration Deadline
Early Bird Discounted Registration $ 495.00 18-May
Regular Reduced Registration $ 550.00 17-July
Late Registration $ 595.00 after July 17
Commercial / Industry Fee Registration Fee Registration Deadline
Early Bird Discounted Registration $ 595.00 18-May
Regular Reduced Registration $ 650.00 17-July
Late Registration $ 695.00 after July 17
Student* & Retiree Attendee Fee Registration Fee Registration Deadline
Early Bird Discounted Registration $ 395.00 18-May
Regular Reduced Registration $ 450.00 17-July
Late Registration $ 495.00 after July 17
One Day Only Fees Registration Fee Registration Deadline
Early: Monday, Wednesday or Thursday Only $ 375.00 18-May
Regular: Monday, Wednesday or Thursday Only $ 425.00 17-July
Early: Tuesday Only $ 325.00 18-May
Regular: Tuesday Only $ 375.00 17-July
*Photocopy of valid student ID required. The student fee does not apply to post-docs. Fee payments must accompany all registrations by the deadline to qualify for the applicable discount.
Guest Fee (18 years of age and older) Registration Fee Registration Deadline
Early Bird Discounted Registration $175 18-May
Regular Reduced Registration $225 17-Jul
Note: The Guest Fee is not for use by co-workers.

What Does the Registration Fee Include?

Attendee

The registration fee, combined with funds contributed by our generous sponsors, provides full participation in the conference, and meals as delineated on the agenda including morning, mid-day and afternoon breaks, a Welcome Social Monday, a Poster Session Networking Social Wednesday and a Closing Awards Ceremony Social on Thursday.

Guest Fee

The guest fee allows guests 16 years of age and older to attend the three evening social functions.

Refund Policy

All refund requests must be received in writing by August 1, 2018. A processing fee of 50% will be deducted from all meeting attendee refunds and $25.00 from all guest refunds. After August 1, no refunds will be issued.

Special Needs

Participants with special needs can be reasonably accommodated by contacting the Office of Conferences & Institutes at least 21 working days prior to the conference. We can be reached by phone at 1-352-392-5930, by FAX at 1-352-392-4044, or by calling 1-800-955-8771 (TDD). The TDD number can only be accessed from within the State of Florida.




Call for Abstracts Become a Sponsor Meeting Location

Hosting Organizations

UF/IFAS

Society of Ecological Restoration

Premier Sponsor

Walton Family Foundation

Partnering Organizations

CWPPRA

GSA

Stantec

AECOM




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.

UF/IFAS OCI

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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