TIDA 2022 Annual Seminar

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Schedule
Hotel/Travel
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Attendee Registration
 
Exhibitor Registration
About the TIDA 30th Annual Seminar

Get ready to join your fellow TIDA members and other industry professionals as the planning committee gears up to present excellent educational sessions you won’t want to miss. The TIDA 30th Annual Seminar is set for October 12 - 14, 2022 at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, Florida.

Attendee Registration

What is included in the guest/spouse registration?
Where do I pick up my registration materials?
What do I do if I need to cancel?
Can I transfer my registration if I can no longer attend?

Exhibitor Registration

What comes with my Exhibitor registration?
What events am I able to attend?
What do I do if I need to cancel?
Can I transfer my registration if I can no longer attend?
When can I set up / tear down my booth?
Where do I ship my booth items?

Hotel and Travel Information

Is there a deadline to book my hotel room? Where do I make the reservation?
Can I receive the discounted room rate for dates before and/or after the conference?
Does the hotel provide transportation to/from the airport?
What are the parking fees?

Miscellaneous Questions

How do I get an attendee list?
Can I receive Continuing Education Units for attending the forum?
What is the forum attire?
Will there be free WIFI at the convention?


Attendee Registration 


What comes with the spouse/guest registration?

Spouse/guests are able to attend the welcome reception and the cocktail reception. If you plan to bring your spouse to any event, they will need to register and have a name badge. Spouse registration can be done at the same time as your registration.

Where do I pick up my registration materials?

You will need to pick up your name badge along with Seminar materials when you arrive. Your name badge serves as entry to all events, including social activities. The registration desk will be located in the ballroom foyer of the hotel and will be open starting on Wednesday, October 12 from 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

What do I do if I need to cancel?

No refunds for cancellations will be provided. Registrants who are unable to attend may send a substitute.

Can I transfer my registration if I can no longer attend?

Yes! You may transfer your registration to someone else by filling out a substitution form. Substitutions must be made by September 21, 2022. Substitution pricing difference between member vs. non member or across member types must be paid by one of the participating parties. Questions regarding substitutions can be sent via email to [email protected]

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Exhibitor Registration

What comes with my Exhibitor registration?

Exhibitor Registration:

  • One (1) company representative complimentary registration; Additional representatives may attend at $500.00 per registrant.
  • One (1) six-foot, draped table
  • Two (2) chairs
  • Complimentary electricity
  • Registration List
  • Recognition on signage during the Seminar
  • Logo and URL on event page of TIDA website
  • Special mention at onset of Seminar
  • "Exhibitor" Ribbon on name badge

What events am I able to attend?

Representatives are invited to all social events, including networking breaks, breakfast, lunch, and the welcome and cocktail receptions.

What do I do if I need to cancel?

No refunds for cancellations will be provided. Registrants who are unable to attend may send a substitute.

Can I transfer my registration if I can no longer attend?

Yes! You may transfer your registration to someone else by filling out a substitution form. Substitutions must be made by September 21, 2022. Substitution pricing difference between member vs. non member or across member types must be paid by one of the participating parties. Questions regarding substitutions can be sent via email to [email protected]

When can I set up / tear down my booth?

Booth set up begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, October 12. After 11:30 am on Friday, October 14 will begin the tear down of the exhibitor hall.

Where do I ship my booth items?

Any boxes can be shipped directly to the hotel address. When shipping your boxes to the hotel, please clearly label them for the TIDA Annual Seminar, ATTN: [Name of Company Representative Attending].  

TIDA will not be receiving your boxes. If you are having trouble locating your boxes upon your arrival to the hotel, stop by the TIDA registration desk and we will be able to contact a hotel representative for you.

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Hotel and Travel Questions

Is there a deadline to book my hotel room at the group rate? Where do I make the reservation?

Each attendee is responsible for booking their own room. The deadline to book your hotel room at the discounted group rate is September 21, 2022 and is subject to availability. Visit the hotel webpage to view the ways to make your hotel reservation.

Can I receive the discounted room rate for dates before and/or after the conference?

Yes. Attendees wishing to come in earlier or stay later than the actual forum dates will need to call the hotel. TIDA's special rate is available 3 days pre and post the dates of the Annual Seminar and is based on availability.

Does the hotel provide transportation to/from the airport?

The hotel does not provide transportation. You can reserve an Uber, Lyft, Taxi, or rent a car for your stay. Additional information is provided here.

What are the parking fees?

Parking information can be found here.

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Miscellaneous
 Questions

How do I get an attendee list?

Approximately one week prior to the event, you can expect to receive an email entitled "Tips For Your Trip." This email will contain the attendee list including name, organization, city, and state in PDF format.

Can I receive Continuing Education Units for attending the seminar?

Yes. The Annual Seminar education sessions are available for CEU credit. During the Seminar, you will have to pick up the CEU Tracker sheet at the registration desk and return it back to the registration desk filled out. After the Seminar, you will be emailed a copy of your certificate.

What is the forum attire?

TIDA Sessions/Social Events: Business casual/resort wear is suitable.

    Women: dress shorts/capris, slacks, blouses, knit tops
    Men: khaki pants, dress shorts, collared shirts, slacks

We also recommend bringing a sweater or light jacket to the educational session, as the conference rooms can get chilly.

Will there be free WIFI at the convention?

Yes. Complimentary internet will be provided in the meeting space. Information for connecting will be posted at the TIDA Registration Desk.