Convention Details for
Spring 2017 - Orlando, FL - April 28th thru 30th
The Spring 2017 Convention (Orlando, FL) will be headquartered at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites - located at 7276 International Drive in Orlando. This will be a 3-day Convention.
Convention Activities: Registration and sign-in will take place in the Holiday Inn Express lobby starting at 7:30 AM on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with buses departing promptly at 8:00 AM each day.
Garage and Facility Tours: The tentative itinerary includes the following locations, subject to change:
Friday: Properties south and west of Orlando will be visited including Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota.
Saturday: Properties north and east of Orlando will be visited including Cocoa and Daytona Beaches. The LYNX Central Station will also be visited. The MBS Spring meeting, flea market and slide show will be held in the evening at the hotel.
Sunday: Intercity and transit operators in the greater Orlando area will be visited including a brief look at Disney Transport at Disney Spring which will be the lunch stop for the day.
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