Registration and Venue Details for the GIS Leadership Academy in St. Petersburg, Florida (November 8-12, 2021):
Amounts shown in US Dollars
Early Bird Registration Rate (by August 10): URISA Member $1,200 / Nonmember $1,400
Regular Registration Rate (begins August 11): URISA Member $1,400 / Nonmember $1,600
- Cancellation & Refund Policy: All cancellations must be received in writing (via fax, e-mail or regular mail) at URISA Headquarters on or before September 21 in order to receive a refund, less a $100.00 processing fee. After September 21, cancelled registrations will not be refunded nor applied to future conferences. There will be a $50.00 administrative fee for the swapping of Registrants. Note: Discounted Member Rates apply to URISA International members (Chapter membership does not apply).
All participants must indicate that they have read and will abide by the URISA Code of Conduct and a COVID-19 Liability Waiver.
Venue: Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront (333 1st St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701). The discounted room rate is $159 (with a few government per diem rate rooms available in our block) - with complimentary in-room internet access. The deadline for reservations is October, 2021, or until the reserved block is sold out, whichever occurs first. Hotel is valet parking only @ $20 per day. There are local municipal parking garages within a block walk of the Hilton. The Hilton's downtown waterfront district location puts you within walking distance of shops, restaurants and attractions including The Dali Museum, Mahaffey Theater and Al Lang Stadium. We are also close to Tropicana Field and a short drive to the white sandy beaches of Fort De Soto. Take the free trolley around town and to local beaches.
Note that the GLA will conclude no later than 2:00 PM on Friday, November 12 to accommodate departures on Friday afternoon/evening and keep your travel expenses down.
Transportation: The Hilton is 22 miles from Tampa International Airport (Super Shuttle $50/Taxi $55) and 15 miles from St. Petersburg-Clearwater International (Super Shuttle $35/Taxi $30)