|When:||Friday, May 18th 2018, at 6:00 PM through Sunday, May 20th 2018, at 9:00 PM|
|Where:||University of Florida |
|Host:||Democratic Progressive Caucus of Florida|
|Info:||Hotel Deadline is Friday, April 27th. Please refer to our group when reserving your room to help the caucus meet its hotel block requirement. |
DPCF 2018 Conference - Sign Up Now!
May 18-20 in Gainesville at the University of Florida - Registration for the 2018 DPCF Conference is now open on Eventbrite!
Please note that the business meeting is free; however we must charge for the conference. We've planned some great training sessions, and lunch and a light breakfast will be served on Saturday. Members get a $10 price break, so we encourage non-members to click the link and join now!
At the business meeting, we will be revising the DPCF Bylaws and the Platform, as well as approving the budget. We will also review and vote on the proposed Constitutional Amendments that will be on the November ballot.
We will accept Resolutions that are aligned with our Platform (current and revised). Resolution proposals must be submitted by TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2018 at 6:00 PM and must follow the attached format.
Friday - The Florida Progressives Political Committee will host a candidate mixer at First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch Street, Gainesville, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM - $25 requested minimum donation here or at the door.
Saturday - Caucus business meeting, workshops, dinner with special guest speaker Gloria Totten (separate ticket required)
Sunday - Workshops, caucus leadership meeting
Digital Organizing with Beth Becker of Becker Digital Strategies
GOTV with Tom Sullivan, author of For the Win, a county-level election mechanics primer
Field Advocacy with Wes Jones of Grassroots Campaigns
Storytelling in Campaigns with Annie Dasovich
Cyber Security with Michael Calderin
Legislative Update with State Representative Carlos Guillermo Smith
What It Takes to Run for Office with Florida State House candidate and progressive SHEro Anna Eskamani
TBA training with Public Leadership Institute's Gloria Totten
The DPCF has a room block at the Wyndham Garden Gainesville for a low rate of $119/night. Some conference activities including Saturday's dinner will be held on-site at the hotel.
Please call 352-377-4000 to reserve a room under the DPCF room block. Tickets and more conference information will be shared soon.