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Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Coral Springs

620 N. University Drive
Coral Springs, FL 33071
(954) 227-1300  |  Book Your Room

Distance from Meeting Site: 6 miles (about a 12-minute drive)

Shuttle transportation will be available to and from the Short Course location, the Coral Spring Marriott. The shuttle schedule will be available closer to the Short Course.

Discounted Group Rate

$110 per night (plus 12% taxes) with one or two people in a standard room

Reservation Deadline

Sunday, April 15, 2018 or the room block is full. Since the block of rooms may fill before the deadline, we urge you to make a reservation as soon as possible. After April 15, the discounted rate is not guaranteed on possible remaining rooms

Reservation Instructions

You may make your reservation online: Book your room for the 2018 Aquatic Weed Control Short Course. Or you may call the hotel Reservations toll free at: 800-321-2211 when making reservations and specify the Aquatic Weed Control Course

A credit card guarantee or deposit equal to the first night’s accommodation, plus tax is required at the time of booking to hold each individual’s reservation.

Cancellation Policy

The advance deposit is refundable if cancellation notice is received no later than 4:00 p.m. local time 48 hours prior to arrival and a cancellation number is obtained. Rooms that “no show” on the first day of reservation will result in cancellation of all subsequent room nights blocked and the individual will forfeit the advance deposit.

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Florida CEU Chart

Applicator Resources

Gold Sponsor

Important Deadlines

Sponsor Recognition in Print at the Short Course

April 2 Deadline
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Regular Registration

Save $50
April 9 Deadline
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Hotel Reservations

Rooms may fill early
April 15, 2018 or Rooms Fill
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Sponsor Recognition in Mailer

Distributed to 4,000 FL Applicators
March 1 Deadline
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2018 Short Course Flyer

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.


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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  • Phone:
    (352) 294-3578
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  • Address:
    2311 Mowry Road, Bldg. 78
    PO Box 110750
    Gainesville, FL 32611
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