Omni Championsgte||1500 Masters Boulevard || ChampionsGate, Florida 33896

August 6-10, 2018

Your partnership is tax deductible. 

The FGIA is deemed as a 501 (c) (3) organization through 

the Internal Revenue Service.

The Florida Gang Investigator’s Association (FGIA) was formed in 1993, by criminal justice professionals. FGIA provides a professional organization for all those within the criminal justice system who share a common goal of intervening, preventing and enforcing suppression against criminal gang activity. This mission will be carried out  through enhanced inter-agency intelligence exchange, legislative activism, citizen awareness, innovative anti-gang awareness operational tactics and by providing professional education and training.  


This is FGIA's 25th Anniversary! The 25th annual workshop is being held at the Omni-Championsgate  August 6, 2018 through August 10, 2018.  Surrounded by 36 holes of championship Orlando golf, the Leadbetter Golf Academy World Headquarters and 15 acres of recreation, this Four Diamond resort is one of the nation's premier golf, meeting and leisure retreats.

Our Orlando resort accommodations, including 720 guest rooms and suites as well as two- and three-bedroom villas, are equipped with every modern convenience and a host of luxury amenities. In addition to walk-out golf, guests may choose to relax in our signature Mokara spa, dine in one of our seven restaurants or enjoy 15 acres of pools and recreation activities including the 850-foot lazy river.

The resort offers secluded luxury, yet easy access to area attractions like Walt Disney World, Universal Studios and SeaWorld. Complimentary scheduled shuttle transportation is provided to the Walt Disney World® Theme Parks. (24-hour advance reservations are required – please see the concierge.) The resort is located just 25 minutes from the Orlando International Airport and 20 minutes from Universal Studios and SeaWorld.


  • Standard Room $129/night
  • Villa (2 Bedroom) $299/night
  • Standard Room $349/night
  • The hotel has waived the  resort fee for Conference Attendees

 There are no complimentary meals provided by the hotel or the association. Beverages and light refreshments may be provided during the training. Hotel deadline  is July  12, 2018 - the hotel will not guarantee this rate after this date. An Online Reservation link will be posted soon. All Reservations MUST be Guaranteed with a valid credit card and must be provided at the time of the reservation.


Set up  

Sunday,  August 5, 2018          3:00 pm -  5:00pm

Monday, August 6, 2018         7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday, August 7, 2018         7:30am -  5:00 pm
Vendor Hospitality                 7:00pm - 9:00 pm
Wed., August 8, 2018              8:00am - 5:00 pm

Thursday and Friday are optional for exhibitors. 


Vendor/Sponsor Opportunities 

All sponsorship packages include booth space.

25th Anniversary Firework Display $10,000

FGIA is currently seeking Sponsors for the 2018 Anniversary Fireworks display. This event will take place on Thursday Evening at 9:00 pm during the 25th Anniversary Celebration.  This event will consist of a 10 min choreographed firework display.  (May split sponsorship). Includes Premium Vendor Booth Space and back cover ad in brochure.

25th Anniversary Celebration  - $2500-$10,000 (Contact Shade  at shade@fgia.com for Details)

Keynote Speaker Sponsor  - $5000
Each year FGIA opens the annual training workshop with its keynote address. Some past presenters include: Lt General (Ret.) Jerry Boykin (founding member of Delta Force), Sheriff David Clarke, Jr. , Sheriff Michael Neal,  ATF Agent Billy Queen (Ret.)  The 2017 Keynote Speaker is Chief Bob Paudert and Sheriff Michael Neal. (2 available)

Welcome Reception-$5000
Welcome all attendees as they join us for the Welcome Reception in the Vendor Hall on Tuesday evening with ten (10) minutes to address the audience by one of your company representatives. Your company logo will be displayed in promotional material where appropriate and you will be a recognized sponsors at the event and included in general session announcements. 

Hospitality Night - $5000 (Wednesday night available)

Annual Awards-$4000
Congratulate those who have gone above and beyond to help prevent gang activity. Your company.


 representatives will co-present the awards to the recipients and your company logo will be engraved onto the award along with the FGIA logo. Includes booth space. (1 available)

Conference App$-5000
  Secure year log advertising and branding with the FGIA APP.  Contact Leslie Rabon for details at leslie@fgia.com. Multiple Option available.

Conference T-shirts - $3000
Each year FGIA creates a custom T-shirt for the conference attendees.  Be a part of this unique design!  Your company logo will be on the sleeve of the shirt. Includes booth space and 5 mins in front of attendees. (1 available)

Cornhole Tournament -  $2000
FGIA  conducts its annual corn hole tournament on Thursday with your company as the honored sponsor of the event, food and beverage. You will be recognized at the event and during announcements. You will have three (3) minutes to address the audience as well as the opportunity to exhibit during the event.  Tournament boards will  have your company branding. Must have by June 1. (2 available)

Collectible Name Badges -  $1500
Get your branding on the collectible conference name badge and lanyard.  All attendees are required to where these to gain access to all FGIA events. (1 available)

Beverage and Snack Service $1000 
Attendees need a pick-me up! Help us to provide this hot commodity to the attendees for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday mornings. list,  and two exhibitor badges per exhibit space. (10 available)

Vendor Only—$500
One (1) 6’x 30” draped front table, two chairs, 
For additional opportunities or vendor information, please contact Shade McMillian by email at shade@fgia.com 

Registration & Questions

Registration may be completed online (below) or  you may download the complete Expo Packet and registration form.Questions concerning registration, cancellations or substitutions should be directed via email to shade@fgia.org . For general questions or questions concerning W9's, billing, payments, and refunds, please contact Leslie Rabon at leslie@fgia.com or 850-606-3438. For all email correspondence, please include 2017 FGIA Vendor in the subject line.

FGIA accepts cash, check, credit card and purchase orders.  All payments should be made payable to the Florida Gang Investigators Association and remitted to FGIA - Conference Registration 2220 CR 210 West, Suite 108, 
PMB 329, Saint Johns, FL 32359. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to leslie@fgia.com by July 20, 2018, to 
receive a full refund. All  cancellations are subject to a $25.00 cancellation fee. Refunds after this date will be 
determined on a case-by-case basis. 

NON-PROFIT SPACE: Special Pricing is available for Related government programs, industry organizations and 
industry  associations. Booths at this reduced rate are limited and offered on a first-come, first served basis. Certain restrictions apply. (Information Only Expo booths may be in the registration commons area or in 
the Exhibit Hall and will be placed in after all others have been placed.)

Florida Gang Investigators Association
2220 County Road, 210 West
Suite 108 PMB 329 St Johns, Florida 32259

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