"Business casual" attire is the order of the day. Please keep in mind that meeting rooms tend to be cool, so you may be more comfortable with a jacket. We also advise that you wear comfortable shoes. Jeans are discouraged except during exhibitor set-up and dismantle hours. In February, average Orlando daily temperatures are highs in the mid 70 degrees Fahrenheit high and lows in the mid 50 degrees Fahrenheit.
GAME ON! Are you ready to take on your fellow Convention attendees and solidify your spot at the top of the leader board on the all-new IFA Convention gaming app powered by 1 Huddle? Prior to the Convention, engage with other attendees to compete in games through a special app created just for IFA 2020 that will test your knowledge about IFA, Convention offerings, our venue and host destination. During the event, you will be challenged to answer questions gathered from our Convention speakers about the content being offered throughout our program--showcase your knowledge and reinforce learnings only found at IFA 2020. Exhibitor and sponsor-related questions will also be included, so it will be important to immerse yourself in as much of the 2020 Convention as possible. Stay tuned for download instructions and then get your game on!
STAY UP-TO-DATE BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER THE SHOW IFA will be offering a complimentary mobile app for Convention 2020 that will be available for download approximately 6 weeks before the event. Attendees will be able to download the mobile app to any smart phone via an email they will receive; the mobile app will also be accessible via desktop. The mobile app will give you access to all information on the Convention's sessions, speakers and sponsors, allow you to create your own schedule, see all event and session materials, view profiles for all exhibiting companies and a map of the Exhibit Hall floor, and connect and setup meetings with other attendees. Visit franchise.org/convention often for new announcements and updates. To participate in the conversation on social media, be sure to use #IFA2020 in your posts prior to and during the Convention.
Orlando is a legendary destination that welcomes more than 65 million visitors per year with their easily accessible location, extensive recreation and fun-filled themed attractions. It is home to Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld and diverse culture. Though known for their many theme parks, "The City Beautiful" also offers other enticing activities that include shows, shopping centers, and special dining experiences. For more information on Orlando, please visit www.visitorlando.com.
The Orlando World Center Marriott is centrally located near Orlando's world-renowned theme parks -just 2 miles from Walt Disney World Resort, 5 miles from SeaWorld and 10 miles from Universal Orlando. Walt Disney World Resort offers 4 theme parks, 2 waterparks and multiple dining and shopping options throughout the resort property. SeaWorld is comprised of 2 amusement and zoological parks and a waterpark. Universal Orlando Resort, home to the recently expanded Wizarding World of Harry Potter, offers 3 theme parks, 2 waterparks and Universal City Walk--the resort's outdoor entertainment and dining hub. Tickets to all parks and resorts, along with other area attractions, can be purchased through the hotel's Concierge.
WANT AN IN DEPTH LOOK INTO THE WORLD'S MOST VISITED THEME PARK?
Walt Disney World offers many behind the scenes tours at all 4 of their parks, including Disney's Keys to the Kingdom Tour--a 5-hour look at the most iconic theme park at Walt Disney World Resort, Disney's Magic Kingdom.