The 2020 NRPA Annual Conference is coming to Orlando, Florida in October! Known as the theme park capitol of the world, Orlando is also home to more than 148 parks, gardens, recreation areas, neighborhood centers and playgrounds. If you are passionate about parks and recreation, conservation, health, landscape architecture and city planning you should not miss this event. The 2020 conference will be focused on building strong communities and creating great places to live, play and thrive. Mark your calendars now for three inspiring days of networking, education, and a look at the best products and services in the field.

2020 NRPA Annual Conference
October 27-29, 2020
Orange County Convention Center
West Concourse
9800 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819


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Be a 2020 NRPA Annual Conference Speaker — Why Not?

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If you know you have the gift of connecting with people and have a passion you are willing to share, Marhonda Williams, CPRP, encourages you to give Speed Sessions at the 2020 NRPA Annual Conference a try!

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A Closer Look at the RWJF-NRPA Health Equity Award

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The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)-NRPA Award for Health Equity recognizes an individual, or team of no more than two individuals, who has successfully implemented a systems change approach to reduce health disparities in their community within the past two years.

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Attend the NRPA Annual Conference as a Fellowship or Scholarship Recipient

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Did you know NRPA's Young Professional Fellowships, Diversity Scholarships and Student Scholarships allow eligible NRPA members to attend the NRPA Annual Conference, all expenses paid?

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A Message to First-Time Speakers

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From never speaking in public to believing they can change the world, this first-time presenter shares their experience speaking at the 2019 NRPA Annual Conference and why you should submit a proposal to speak in 2020 in Orlando!

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Facilitate, Collaborate and Listen at the 2020 #NRPAConference

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The deadline to submit an education session proposal for the 2020 NRPA Annual Conference is coming up and it’s easy to get caught up in self-doubt. Here are some tips for if you're wondering what you’d present or letting the fear of public speaking hold you back.

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5 Secrets for Submitting a Successful Session Proposal

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NRPA is now accepting proposals for the 2020 NRPA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida, October 27-29, 2020. Here are five secrets for submitting a successful education session proposal.

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Speaking Opportunities at the 2020 NRPA Annual Conference

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Submit your unique presentation ideas for the 2020 NRPA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida, October 27–29, 2020.

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