2017 Florida Summit

What is the 2017 Florida Summit?

The annual Florida Summit was created as a platform for dialog amongst recreation professionals of the same region to collaborate on ideas in order to improve programs and services. Today the Summit, is an opportunity to showcase our various programs throughout Florida in one location and highlight innovative planning designs, current trends in the field, and experts from around Florida who will share ideas and best practices of recreation. 

Who Should Attend?

You! Other guests include recreation professionals from universities and colleges throughout the state of Florida, NIRSA Region II members, recreation and sports equipment vendors, and more!

What to Expect?

A new vision for your department and program area. Plus, you will hear from compelling speakers who will get you to think outside of the box through interactive sessions that focus on Rec Improvements.

Registration Fee:

There is no registration fee.

Register Here

Want to be a Presenter?

Submit a PresentationIf you want to be a presenter or submit a presentation, please fill out our application.


We are accepting presentations from April 1 through June 16, 2017. Please contact Michael Birch at mbirch@nova.edu for more information.

Friday, July 7, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT

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Parking Instructions: Please park on the 2nd level or above for free parking. If you park on the 1st level, you will have to pay for parking.

Hyatt Place Hotel

Hyatt Place
8530 W. Broward Boulevard
Plantation, FL 33324
(954) 370-2220

Reference NSU for discount.

Courtyard Plantation

Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Plantation
7780 SW 6th Street
Plantation, FL 33324
(954) 475-1100

Reference NSU for discount.

Life Fitness

Life Fitness

Information is coming soon.

Tom Vitucci

Tom Vitucci
Director, Recreation and Wellness
(954) 262-7304

Note: To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters and/or access to any Nova Southeastern University Recreation and Wellness sponsored function, contact Tom Vitucci at (954) 262-7301 or email tomv@nova.edu at least 7 days in advance to initiate your request.