2019 Annual Conference

2019 Annual Conference


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Need Help? Please call Janice Hilsman at (407) 741-5302.


STA Florida 39th Annual Conference

Thursday Feb. 7th – Saturday Feb. 9th, 2019


We are pleased to announce our 39th Annual Conference to be held at the OPAL SANDS Clearwater Beach Resort, Clearwater Beach, Florida.  

Note: Our 2019 conference kicks off earlier, Thursday instead of Friday!!


Hotel Room Block at OPAL Sands is Sold Out!

Other Hotel options:

OPAL Sands’ sister hotel, Sandpearl Hotel, few blocks away .  Contact Erik Lunder, at (727) 674-4115.  [email protected].

Stay directly next door at Edge Hotel (a boutique hotel) and just walk over to the OPAL Sands for the events.   

Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach – you can look there too, it is a short walk. 

Hampton Inn and Suites Clearwater Beach, this is 2 blocks away 



2019 Schedule to include:
Thursday Feb. 7th – Regulatory Roundtable Discussion at 5 P.M.
                                   Opening Dinner Reception at 7 P.M.
Friday Feb. 8th –       Morning – Networking Breakfast and Business Meetings
                                    Afternoon -Networking Lunch and Corn Hole Game
                                    Evening – Broker Dealers’ Raggae Party
Saturday Feb. 9th – Morning – Golfing and Fishing Events
                                   Afternoon -Networking Lunch and Corn Hole Game
                                   Evening – Closing Reception


The following amenities have been offered to our conference attendees:

  • Group Rate Honored (3) Days Pre and Post Conference Dates
  • 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 feehttp:www.clearwaterjolleytrolley.com
  • 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.