Orlando, Florida

Magic is calling you to the 44th Annual Meeting, to be held at the Rosen Shingle Creek® Hotel in Orlando, Florida, November 12–15, 2023. Celebrated as the theme park capital of the world, Orlando’s appeal goes beyond roller coasters with its robust dining scene, mega outlet shopping malls, outdoor recreation, and unique local history.

The Rosen Shingle Creek® Hotel rises above the horizon on a sprawling 255 acres along Shingle Creek, the headwaters of the Everglades, a sight welcoming you to experience Orlando at its finest. The location is prime—on Universal Boulevard, just 10 minutes from the Orlando International Airport and minutes away from Orlando’s world-famous attractions. Golf, dine, shop, and relax. Everything you need for a special getaway can be found at the Rosen Shingle Creek® Hotel.

Climate

Orlando has a humid subtropical climate with an average annual rainfall of 51.45 inches. November is part of Orlando’s dry season. During the winter humidity is lower and temperatures are moderate but can fluctuate more readily. Though nicknamed the “Sunshine State,” Florida has one of the highest average precipitation levels of any US state with afternoon thunderstorms being commonplace.

Attendees may want to dress in layers or a bring a sweater. While temperatures outside may be hot, the temperatures of the conference meeting rooms can fluctuate throughout the day. Don’t forget to stay hydrated!

Local Area Activities

Immerse yourself in endless magic, mischief, adventure and fun at Orlando’s globally famous theme parks, including those at Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, LEGOLAND® Florida Resort, and SeaWorld® Orlando. Head deep into ancient wetlands on a state-of-the-art airboat, take command of a rugged off-road vehicle, see the sights while hang gliding at 2,000 feet, or soar high above the trees (and even some gators!) on gravity-defying zip lines.

Race the only go-karts endorsed by Mario Andretti. Explore wonders and oddities from around the globe. Test your wits by outsmarting seemingly unbeatable escape rooms. You can even skydive without jumping out of a plane! These and countless other unforgettable adventures await.

Don’t miss Orlando’s vibrant nightlife. Experience exotic cocktails at Indiana Jones’ favorite bar, inventive cuisine at Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto’s Forbidden Lounge, and legendary concerts at House of Blues. Nighttime adventures here are electric! At the nexus of Universal Orlando Resort’s theme parks, Universal CityWalk has Hard Rock Live®, plus more live music and dancing.

Shopping

Orlando is a shopper’s paradise like no other. Between expansive malls offering luxury goods and unforgettable experiences, designer outlets where top brands can be had at discount prices, one-of-a-kind finds at bespoke boutiques, and world-famous retail, dining and entertainment districts, Orlando makes shopping dreams come true.