2020 FAIE Annual State Conference

Conference Details:

Dates: February 20 – 21, 2020

University of Florida
Reitz Union
655 Reitz Union Drive
Gainesville, FL 32611

Conference Details/ Registration*:  (If paying by check, please do not mail it after February 14th. Please pay at the registration table on-site.) 

  • $150 Early Bird Registration through 1/11/2020.
  • $170 Regular Registration between 1/11/2020 and 2/14/2020 (after 2/14/2019 registration & payment must be completed on-site)
  • $100 University of Florida employees
  • $100 for Students
  • $225 for Pre-Conference Workshops (does not include conference registration)

*Registration fees for the conference include the Reception on Thursday, February 20 and the Conference on Friday, February 21. Registration fees do not include NAFSA pre-conference workshops on Thursday, February 20.  Registration will remain open! Do not hesitate to join us on the day of the conference!

Thursday, February 20, 2020

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. NAFSA Preconference Workshops

  • F1- Beginners
  • F1- Intermediate
  • J1- Beginners
  • Education Abroad: Critical Skills for the Adviser

Conference Hotel Information: 

Holiday Inn Gainesville- University Center
1250 West University Ave.
Gainesville, FL 32601

To book a room call 352-376-1661, follow the prompt, and ask to book into the FAIE Annual State Conference block code FAI

The FAIE block rate is $119.00 plus tax
Please book by 2/1/2020 to be eligible for the FAIE block rate

Reitz Union Hotel
655 Retiz Union Drive
Gainesville, FL 32611

Group Rates:
$99 per night single and double “Standard” rooms available 2/19/2020 to 2/22/2020
$109 per night double “Deluxe” rooms available 2/20/2020 to 2/22/2020
The number of rooms at these special rates are limited.

Last day to book: 2/5/2020

Please see the directions HERE to book your room. The reservation system can be found HERE. The group code is: FAIE20

Directions to the Reitz Union and parking information can be found HERE.

Exhibitor and Sponsorship Information: 

For information on how to be an exhibitor or a sponsor of the 2020 FAIE Annual Conference please visit our information page.

You Made a World of Difference: 
(We need your nominations!)

Each year, we award the You Made a World of Difference Award at the FAIE Annual Conference. The recipient is an FAIE member who has made an outstanding contribution in any of the areas of international education which significantly impacts their institution, community, and/or the professional practice. Please nominate your colleagues by January 6, 2020. Nomination information can be found on the award page.