FMEA Energy Connections Conference & Trade Show

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Wednesday, October 9th, 2019 at 8:00 AM to Thursday, October 10th, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista
4955 Kyngs Heath Road
Kissimmee, FL 34746-5512
United States

Event Details

About the Energy Connections Conference & Trade Show

Designed for a broad cross-section of employees, from public power technical personnel to safety managers, the Energy Connections Conference also has much to offer to utility directors and public power professionals involved in electric utility management and operations as well as information technology and communications specialists.

Who attends this event?
Call Center Managers & Representatives Collection Specialists Communications Managers & Specialists
Counter Clerks Customer Service Managers & Representatives Energy Auditors
Engineers Field Service Personnel IT Managers & Specialists
Key Account Managers & Representatives Lineworkers & Lineworker Foremen Mutual Aid Coordinators
Public Relations/Community Outreach Representatives Revenue Protection Analyst Safety & Training Coordinators
Safety Managers & Officers T&D Managers Training Managers & Specialists
Utility Directors & Managers Utility Safety Specialists & Directors Utility Supervisors

FMEA Continuing Education Program

There are 8.0 CEU’s (Continuing Education Credits/Professional Development Hours) available for attending this FMEA event.

Attendee Pricing Information
Attendee Registration Before Sept. 27, 2019
After Sept. 27, 2019
FMEA Municipal Member
FMEA Associate or Affiliate Member

Attendee registration includes the following meals: Wednesday: Light breakfast, Building Strong Communities Luncheon, Networking Dinner

Thursday: Light breakfast only

Florida Public Power Communicators Round-table

The Fall meeting of the Florida Public Power Communicators committee will be held Tuesday, October 8 prior to the start of the FMEA Energy Connections Conference & Trade Show. Meeting agenda is under development pending the Spring meeting.

For more information regarding the Florida Public Power Communicators Round-table, please contact Public Affairs Manager, Nicole Albers.

Hotel Information

A third party claiming to represent FMEA may contact attendees of upcoming conferences and offer assistance with hotel reservations. No such third party is affiliated with FMEA or authorized to represent us — please do NOT make hotel reservations through any third party that may contact you by phone or email. FMEA maintains room blocks with specially negotiated rates at all our conference hotels and attendees are encouraged to only use the Online reservation links, phone numbers, and discount codes available on the FMEA web site.

Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista South
4955 Kyngs Heath Rd
Kissimmee, FL 34746

FMEA Group rate: $150 standard room.
FMEA rate expires September 6
  • Online room reservation link

Exhibitor Details

Exhibitor registration includes 6ft table, table cloth and 1 chair per representative for the Trade Show Wednesday evening and the Brief Business over Breakfast (reverse trade show) Thursday morning. To attend the General Sessions, Breakout Sessions, Building Strong Communities luncheon and the Florida Public Power Networking Dinner & Event please add (1) one additional conference function per representative.

Exhibitor Registration
FMEA Associate Member
1 table, 2 representatives
2 tables, 4 representatives
3 tables, 6 representatives
Additional table representatives
**Additional conference functions
** includes conference session badge and tickets to the Building Strong Communities Luncheon and the Florida Public Power Networking Dinner & Event
 2019 Registered Exhibitors
Olameter Second Sight Systems ZOLL Medical Corporation

Exhibitor Shipping Information

Shipments should be addressed as follows:
Vendor company - On-site contact name
FMEA Energy Connections Conference - October 8-10
c/o Embassy Suites by Hilton
4955 Kyngs Heath Rd. Kissimmee, FL 34746


For More Information:

Cheryl L. Anderson
Cheryl L. Anderson
Deputy ED, Training & Member Services FMEA (850)251-5465
Thank you to all of our sponsors for their continued support of the Florida Public Power community!
Gold Sponsors
Altec Industries Burns & McDonnell
Florida Renewable Partners, LLC
Silver Sponsor
Sponsorship Opportunities

You do business with municipal electric utilities so you understand sustained relationships and continuous exposure to this market segment is essential for long-term success. The FMEA Energy Connections Conference and Trade Show brings together electric utility personnel from Florida’s municipal, cooperative and investor-owned utilities from across the state. Participating as a conference sponsor is easy. Take note of the benefits accompanying the different levels of sponsorship, to determine an appropriate level of support for your company.

Contribution amount
Number of registrants included
Number of tables included

*In addition, Diamond sponsors receive Gold level sponsor benefits for the 2020 Florida Lineman Competition and the 2020 FMEA Annual Conference!

Complete sponsor benefits are listed on page 3 of the Sponsorship packet (link above)

2019 Conference Agenda Overview
Wednesday, Ocotober 9
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration Desk Open
8:00 am – Noon General Session
Noon – 1:45 pm Building Strong Communities Luncheon
2:00 – 4:00 pm

Idea Exchange Forums

  • Customer Connections
  • Safety Training and Lineworker Training
  • Transmission & Distribution
  • Information Technology and GIS
4:00 – 6:30 pm Energy Connections Trade Show
7:00 – 9:30 pm Florida Public Power Networking Dinner & Event
Thursday, Ocotober 10
8:00 am – Noon Registration Desk open
8:30 – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast (open to all conference attendees)
8:30 – 9:25 am Brief Business Over Breakfast (reverse trade show)
Invitation Only Breakfast - Open to Sponsors, Exhibitors and invited Municipal representatives
9:30 am – Noon Concurrent Breakout Sessions
  • Customer Connections
  • Safety Training and Lineworker Training
  • Transmission & Distribution
  • Information Technology and GIS