Networking Events  |  VIP Connection Reception  

Networking Events

Networking with your peers is one of the top reasons to attend the FSAE Annual Conference. We know how important it is and have built ample networking opportunities into our schedule including Thursday Breakfast and long breaks between breakout sessions. We are also proud to invite attendees to evening social events to network and unwind.

igniteLeadership Reception
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 5:30 PM
Sponsored by Hilton Worldwide

FSAE and Foundation Board Members and registered Association Executives and their guests are invited to attend Hilton’s off-site reception for an Anniversary Celebration of Hilton’s 100 years of history, innovation, legacy and pride.
An Invitation Only Event

igniteVIP Connection Reception
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
The River Club

The VIP Connection Reception is your Ultimate Opportunity for exclusive networking after a full day of education on Wednesday. All association executive attendees and their registered spouse/guests are invited to this upscale reception for hors d'oeuvres, libations and entertainment.

Associate attendees are invited to host this exclusive event. The opportunity is limited to the first 60 paid commitment forms received. Learn More

igniteWelcome Reception: Let's Get Wild!

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Sponsored by Visit Jacksonville and the Beaches

Let’s Get Wild! “Spark” up conversation and have a ROAR-ing good time at the Welcome Reception at TIAA Bank Field, Home of the Jacksonville Jaguars! Enjoy live entertainment from the Boogie Freaks, behind the scenes tours of the stadium, performances by the Jaguars’ D-Line, appearances from the ROAR of the Jaguars and Jaxson de Ville, and more wild fun!

Suggested Attire: Your Favorite Animal Print -  Resort Casual is always good too


igniteMARSAT Afterglow Hospitality: Luau in Jacksonville

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 10:00 PM - Midnight
Sponsored by Marriott International

Association Executive Attendees and their registered guest/spouse are invited to join us for the famous MARSAT Afterglow Hospitality: Luau in Jacksonville for delicious cocktails, delectable lite bites and desserts. There just might be fire and dancers. Join us at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville just after returning from the Welcome Reception.  
An Invitation Only Event

igniteConference Gala Reception & Dinner: Porch Days and Starry Nights
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 7:00 - 10:00 PM
Hosted and Sponsored by Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront


Porch living is what northern Florida is all about and Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront will host this exciting night on their front porch. Reflect and connect in an upscale Garden Party atmosphere with energetic music, local inspired coastal foods, clever regional libations, and craft beer brewed within the downtown Jacksonville community.

When the sun goes down, kick off your shoes, put your feet on the (Lawn) Dance Floor, and dance the night away under the stars. Feel like you are in the backyard of a Jacksonville estate and let your northern Florida adventure begin by going back to the simple elegance of being outside.

Suggested Attire: Southern Sophisticated - Light & Breezy Resort Casual

igniteYoung Professionals Afterglow

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 10:00 PM - until

All attendees welcome. Drinks are on your own.
Whether you are a young professional or just want to be, come by the Hyatt’s Rooftop Pool on the 19th Floor for more networking, music and *starry nights.*


Registration Now Open

FSAE 2019 Annual Conference | July 10-12 | Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront