Florida Association for Career and Technical Education

52nd Annual Conference & Trade Show

July 16-18, 2018

ChampionsGate Resort

​Orlando, Florida


The Florida Association for Career and Technical Education’s 52nd Annual Conference and Trade Show will host approximately 500 participants who represent all areas of  career and technical education.  The Conference provides three days of intensive and informative general sessions, workshops, focus sessions, open forums and business meetings.  The Trade Show presents an opportunity for all attendees to see first-hand and hands-on the latest materials, information, equipment, and services that will help fulfill and enhance their professional responsibilities.

Draft Agenda  is now available. Click here!

Attendee Registration

​The 52nd FACTE Conference & Trade Show will be held at the OmniWorld ChampionsGate in Orlando, Florida. There will be preconferences hosted by FAAE, FAITE/FLATE, FBTEA, and HOEAF on Monday, July 16th. There will also be a golf tournament on Monday morning (for attendees only). The tournament is a excellent networking opportunity. The Awards Breakfast, breakout sessions, and Scholarship Auction & Dinner will all take place on Tuesday, July 17th.Wednesday will be reserved for DOE Updates, industry certification information, and ACTE Updates.

Registration prices:

$300/ member

$400/ nonmember

$200/ one day

$250/ full time students or Seniors 65+

Deadline to register is July 9, 2018. There will be no onsite registration

* Please remember to book your room at the ChampionsGate Resort. The room rate is $139/night for a standard queen. 

Exhibitor Registration

Exhibitors demonstrate the latest and best in new technology, equipment, educational materials, and supplies that can empower Florida’s career and technical professionals with quality vocational training programs. All of our exhibitor spots have been filled. If you would like to purchase ad spaced, provide a stuffer, or offer some other form of sponsorship, please email lboyd@facte.org.