2018 Annual Conference

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STA Florida 38th Annual Conference

Online Registration is now open!

Please click here to register for our Annual Conference.

Discounted rooms are no longer available in our conference room block at OPAL Sands. You may still book rooms outside of the room block for Friday and Saturday nights via the hotel website.
For Thursday night accommodations, please use the ‘The Edge’ Boutique Hotel next door for your hotel reservation needs.

Schedule includes:
Friday Day – Fishing (sold out) and Golf (sold out) Networking Events
Friday Evening – Opening Cocktail Reception
Saturday Morning – Business Meetings
Saturday – Networking Lunch, Oceanside
Saturday Evening – Brokers’ Rooftop Reggae Party

We are pleased to announce our 38th Annual Conference to be held February 8th – 11th, 2018 at the exquisite OPAL SANDS Clearwater Beach Resort, Clearwater Beach, Florida.  

The following amenities have been offered to our conference attendees:

  • Group Rate Honored (3) Days Pre and Post Conference Dates – SOLD OUT
  • 10% Spa Discount for All Conference Attendees
  • Discounted Resort Fee – $10 per room, per day – normally $29 (individuals pay own)
  • Discounted Valet Parking – $15 per car, per day – normally $25 (individuals pay own)
  • Complimentary Wired/Wireless Internet in all guest rooms and public space areas – included in Discounted Resort Fee

Near-By Activities and Notes on the Area!

  • Clearwater Jolley Trolley, small fee – http://www.clearwaterjolleytrolley.com
  • You can utilize Florida Free Rides 9am – 3 am, 7 Days A Week!
  • Clearwater Marine Aquarium – A Unique Marine Life Rescue Center, Home to Winter & Hope, Start of the Dolphin Tale Movies.
  • Clearwater Jet Ski Rentals & Tours
  • Dolphin Adventure Tour – Join them aboard their Catamaran “Nicholas’ Journey” to be part of their Wild Dolphin Research Program.
  • Kayak & Paddleboard Tour
  • Parasailing – Chute Em Up Parasail.Bay Area Museums – Tampa Bay History Center, American Victory Ship Marines Museum, Armed Forces History Museum, Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Inc., Glazer Children’s Museum, Henry B. Plant Museum, J.C. Newman Cigar Company, Morean Arts Center, The Dali Museum.

Download our list of local activities (docx).

Download our list of area restaurants (docx).