Film Florida’s next Quarterly Meeting is Tuesday August 27 & Wednesday August 28, 2024 in Tampa, FL. Events will include meetings for the Film Florida Committees and Councils and the Board of Directors. For those that cannot make it in person, Zoom capabilities will be available. Film Florida meetings are being held in conjunction with the Annual Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism at the Tampa Convention Center located at 333 South Franklin Street, Tampa, Florida 33602.

Tentative Schedule, all times ET:
Tuesday August 27, 2024:
Film Florida Committee & Council Meetings (Film Florida Members Only)
1:00 – 5:30pm Detailed Schedule TBD
Film Florida Members, if you are interested in calling in for the Committee & Council Meetings, please e-mail info@filmflorida.org to receive the call-in information.

Evening Activity (Film Florida Members & Invited Guests Only)
Sponsored by Film Tampa Bay
Craft Culinary Cruise
Boat leaves dock at Tampa Convention Center at 7:00pm, returns at 9:00pm
4-course meal included, individuals pay for beverages
Space is limited, RSVP required HERE.

Wednesday August 28, 2024:
9:00am – 9:30am Breakfast (Film Florida Members Only)
9:30am – 12:00pm Board of Directors Meeting (Public Welcome)
If you are interested in calling in for the Board Meeting, please e-mail info@filmflorida.org to receive the call-in information.

Film Florida is sharing the room block for the Governor’s Conference on Tourism at the JW Marriott Tampa Water Street and the Marriott Tampa Water Street, both hotels are within walking distance of the Convention Center. JW Marriott Tampa Water Street, 510 Water Street, Tampa, FL 33602: $209 plus 13.5% tax and $1.95 Tourism Marketing District (TMD) fee. No resort fee, 25% discount on valet parking, complimentary Wi-Fi in all guest rooms for Marriott Bonvoy members, complimentary 24-hour fitness center access. Marriott Tampa Water Street, 505 Water Street, Tampa, FL 33602: $189 plus 13.5% tax and $1.95 Tourism Marketing District (TMD) fee. No resort fee, 25% discount on valet parking, complimentary Wi-Fi in all guest rooms for Marriott Bonvoy members, complimentary 24-hour fitness center access.

The group rate will be honored three days pre and post conference dates based on the hotel’s availability. The group rate cut-off date is Tuesday, August 6, 2024, or when the room block sells out. Click HERE to book your room.

The Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism is August 28 – 30, 2024. Film Florida members are invited to be a sponsor and participate in the Film Florida booth at a cost of $1,200 which also includes an all access pass to the conference. If you are interested in purchasing a badge only for the conference the cost is $699. Please email info@FilmFlorida.org by Friday July 19, 2024 if you are interested. Pricing increases after July 19. The annual Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism (GC) is the premier educational conference for the Florida tourism industry. The conference brings together tourism industry professionals, advertising agencies, travel experts and state leaders to explore the latest trends and opportunities for the industry. GC will give attendees the opportunity to continue both professional and personal development by featuring dozens of specialized speakers both on the main stage as well as in breakout sessions. With nine+ hours of dedicated networking opportunities for attendees, GC is sure to provide ample time for new connections and potential business opportunities.

If you are not a member and would like to participate in the member only meetings, please CLICK HERE to join. We hope you will participate, either in person or virtually, we plan on having a very productive few days. Thank you for your continued support and engagement!