2019 Annual Meeting - Disney's Grand Floridian Resort

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Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at 4:00 PM to Sunday, June 23rd, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
4401 Floridian Way
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Event Details

EARLY REGISTRATION RATES EXTENDED TO MAY 24!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO KNOW:

HOTEL

  • You must register for the Annual Meeting prior to securing your hotel reservation at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa or Disney's Contemporary Resort
  • Once you register, you will be given a unique code allowing you to book your room
  • PRIORITY FOR DISNEY'S GRAND FLORIDIAN RESORT & SPA WILL BE GIVEN TO MEMBERS WHO PURCHASE A FULL REGISTRATION PACKAGE
  • Members staying at either Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa or Disney's Contemporary Resort will enjoy a reduced rate of $265.00 for single/double occupancy (additional persons 18 years and older are $25.00 per person per night)
  • If you have not registered for the Annual Meeting and booked your room by May 28, you may need to reserve a room at a different property or pay the standard hotel rate
  • If you require more than one hotel room, we ask that you book your stay at Disney's Contemporary Resort. As we get closer to the Annual Meeting date, we may be able to relocate you to Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa if rooms are available

REGISTRATION

  • Each full registration comes with a one-day Disney Park Hopper pass (four parks, transferable and valid for two years), so we encourage you to register the entire family and enjoy this special benefit

  • Parks include
    • Epcot®
    • Disney’s Hollywood Studios®
    • Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
    • Magic Kingdom® Park

EDUCATION LEADERS' GATHERING

CANCELLATION POLICY

  • For registration cancellations on or before June 14, Leadership Florida will provide a full registration refund, less a $75 processing fee per adult registration or a $25 processing fee per child registration.  Daily a-la-carte registrations will incur a $25 processing fee per day registered. Cancellations after that date are non-refundable.

EXCURSIONS

  • Details and registration for optional excursions are HERE.

REGISTRATION TIP FOR THOSE WHO HAVE NOT LOGGED IN TO THE NEW LEADERSHIP FLORIDA WEBSITE

If you have not yet logged into the Leadership Florida website, you must follow the steps below to successfully in order to log in and register for the Annual Meeting.  

  1. Click HERE to reset your password.
  2. Enter the e-mail address that you receive communications from Leadership Florida at (this is the primary e-mail address we have on file for you)
  3. Look for an e-mail sent to you from info@leadershipflorida.org with a link to reset your password and click the link.
  4. Once you click the reset link, enter your e-mail and new password
  5. Login and register for the Annual Meeting

If you have any questions, please call Leadership Florida staff at (850) 521-1220.

Agenda

June 20
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM ARTHUR BROOKS This bestselling author, a social scientist, and the president of the American Enterprise Institute kicks off the 2019 Annual Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM WELCOME RECEPTION
June 21
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM BRYAN STEVENSON Author of Just Mercy and founder of the Equal Justice Initiative
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM KEN GRONBACH National Futurist
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM DR. MARK PENNING V.P. Disney’s Animal Science and Environment
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM Break
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM LUNCH WITH BRIAN JUSTIN CRUM America’s Got Talent finalist and talented vocalist
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM DAVID LAWRENCE, JR Former Miami Herald Publisher and Children’s Movement leader
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM ENJOY DISNEY AND EXCURSIONS - Have a magical time!
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Kids Nite Out sponsored by Publix Kids ages 6 months to 18 years are welcome at this free, fun party sponsored by Publix. Includes dinner.
June 22
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM BRAD MELTZER NY Times Best-selling political thriller novelist, TV show creator, and comic book author
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM LIZ MURRAY “Homeless to Harvard,” a story of her journey from starving as a child in the Bronx to Ivy League success has become an American bestseller
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM - 5:00 PM 2019 EDUCATION GATHERING OF LEADERS Featuring speakers ARNE DUNCAN, RUBY PAYNE and JOHN BRIDGELAND, plus an in-depth panel discussion "Equity for All"
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM ARNE DUNCAN Former U.S. Secretary of Education speaks before all Annual Meeting attendees, and opens the Education Gathering of Leaders
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM ENJOY DISNEY & EXCURSIONS - Have a magical time!
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Class Photos
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Reception
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Kids Nite Out Sponsored by Publix Kids ages 6 months to 18 years are welcome at this free, fun party sponsored by Publix. Includes dinner.
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM DINNER GALA - music and dancing
June 23
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM FORMAL ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM LT. GENERAL DAN CHRISTMAN, USA (Ret.) Senior counselor for international affairs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and retired career military officer and former assistant to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM SPEAKER TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON!
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For More Information:

Kristin Mullikin
Kristin Mullikin
Executive Assistant Leadership Florida (850)521-1220x100