2023 FMEA Energy Connections Conference & Trade Show

Tuesday, November 7, 2023
to Wednesday, November 8, 2023

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Orlando at SeaWorld

10100 International Drive Orlando, FL 32821-8019 United States
Category: FMEA Signature Events

2023 Energy Connections Conference

Code of ConductCancellation Policy

The FMEA Energy Connections Conference & Trade Show is designed for a broad cross-section of employees, from public power technical personnel to safety managers. The event has much to offer to each segment of a utility's personnel – from directors and public power professionals involved in electric utility management and operations – to customer service and communication specialists.

Silver Sponsors
Altec Industries Burns & McDonnell
Permacast Walls

FMEA Continuing Education Program

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

Attendee Registration Before September 8 September 9 - October 27 On-site
FMEA Municipal Member $300 $325 $350
FMEA Associate Member $450 $475 $500
Non-Member $600 $625 $650

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

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations and refund requests are subject to a 15% non-refundable administration fee and must be received by FMEA in writing by five (5) business days before scheduled start of event or meeting.

Because of hotel guarantee requirements, no registration refunds will be made after this date. No-shows will not be refunded. All registration and payment information is for FMEA use only and kept strictly confidential.

Cancellations must be made in writing, faxed or e-mailed to: Beth Morris, FMEA, PO Box 10114, Tallahassee, FL 32302-2214 • Fax 850-222-0358 • E-mail: bmorris@flpublicpower.com

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There are opportunities for sponsorship of this key gathering of Florida’s municipal electric utilities at Elite, Diamond, Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze levels. Each sponsorship package delivers great benefits, such as promotion of your company brand, both in advance of the conference and at the event itself, and much more!

*Sponsorship payment is due upon registration. After 14 days if the Sponsorship invoice is still outstanding, promotions of company brand will be taken down until payment has been received.

Contribution amount
Number of registrants included

**Elite Sponsorships are limited to one (1) per calendar year and receive all benefits at FMEA Signature Events during that year.

*Diamond Sponsorships are limited to four (4) per calendar year and will receive Silver level benefits at the other FMEA Signature Events in that year.

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Trade Show Exhibitors

Trade Show registration includes a 6ft table (with apron and chairs) in the Trade show and two representatives ONLY. Exhibitors who would like to attend conference sessions, meals and events (general session, concurrent breakout sessions, Building Strong Communities luncheon and the Florida public power networking dinner & event) are required to "Add Conference Functions".

Exhibitor Registration rates  
Associate Member


Non Member $800  
Add Conference Functions $250  
Additional Table Representative $150  
Electricity Required at Table

$75 (electricity will be supplied by the hotel to the exhibit table)


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Conference Overview

Tuesday, November 7
8:00a - 5:00p Registration desk open
8:00 - 9:00a Continental breakfast
9:00a - Noon

General Session

Noon - 1:30p

Building Strong Communities Luncheon


2:00 - 4:00p

Three Concurrent Roundtables

  • Customer Connections
  • Engineering & Operations
    • Safety & Training
    4:00 - 6:30p Energy Connections Trade Show
    7:00 - 9:00p Florida Public Power Networking Event
    Wednesday, November 8
    7:30a - Noon Registration desk open
    7:30 - 9:20a Continental Breakfast (open to all attendees)
    8:00 - 9:20a

    Brief Business over Breakfast (ticket required)

    9:30a - Noon

    Three Concurrent Breakout Sessions

    • Customer Connections
    • Engineering & Operations
      • Safety & Training

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      Doubletree Seaworld

      Conference Hotel

      DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Orlando at SeaWorld
      10100 International Drive
      Orlando, FL 32821-8019

      FMEA Continuing Education Program

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

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

      For More Information:

      Elizabeth Bendele

      Elizabeth Bendele

      Manager of Member Services & Programs, FMEA

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