NRECA 2019 Annual Meeting

The following information is for our international guests only.


Join us at the 2019 NRECA Annual Meeting in Orlando, March 10 to 14, 2019, as we celebrate and strengthen our unique connection, learn from industry experts and of our association, and focus on how we as cooperatives can provide our members with affordable, reliable electricity. The information for our international guests only. NRECA member co-ops, please check for information and registration.

For additional information, please contact Rajeena Shakya at and +1-703-907-5634.

Michael Eisner
Iconic Business Leader, Entertainment Innovator, Entrepreneur; Founder and CEO, The Tornante Company

Zachary Mannheimer
Principal Community Planner, McClure Engineering

Jon Meacham
Presidential Historian and Author

Josh Nowell
Owner/CEO, Laurel Mercantile Co.

Wilson Nyabutundu
Senior Rural Electric Cooperatives Development Officer, Rural Electrification Agency, Uganda

Mallorie Rasberry
Owner/VP of Procurement, Laurel Mercantile, Co.

Jim Rasberry
Owner/Chairman, Laurel Mercantile Co.

Margie Warrell
Bestselling Author and Global Leadership Authority

Travel Information

Orlando International Airport (MCO)

Address: 1, Jeff Fuqua Blvd., Orlando, FL 32827
The airport is approximately 13 miles from the Orange County  Convention Center. Ground transportation is readily available to get you to your hotel. Click here for more information.

Hotel Reservation

You can reserve a hotel room in two ways:

NOTE: You will need a valid credit card to reserve the room. Please print a copy of the room reservation for proof.

About Orlando, Florida

Whether it’s a trip for families, couples, single travelers or a group of friends, Orlando is the perfect destination — and it’s all down to incredible diversity that ensures an unforgettable vacation filled with unique experiences for every visitor.


Check out these discount offers brought to you by NRECA’s National Discounts Program (NDP).

  • Orlando Employee Discounts: Discount vacation rentals, theme park tickets and hotel rentals in Florida. Visit the NDP page , filter for “Entertainment” and look for “Orlando Employee Discounts.”
  • Universal Orlando: Discount ticket program. Visit the NDP page , filter for “Entertainment” and look for “Universal Orlando.”

Exclusive Theme Park Tickets for Attendees

Universal Orlando® Resort is happy to offer a unique ticket link for convention attendees. Although most of the ticket products available via this ticket link are priced in alignment with their general online pricing, they are able to offer an exclusive specially priced After 4 p.m convention ticket specially designed for meeting attendees. Learn more.

A note on the Hogwarts™ Express:
Because the Hogwarts™ Express will transport guests from one theme park to another, they will need a park-to-park admission ticket to ride the train.

Pricing is subject to change without notice.

Event Locations

Orange County Convention Center
9800 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32819

  • Entertainment Night
  • General Sessions
  • TechAdvantage® Expo
  • Breakout Sessions

Hyatt Regency Orlando Hotel
9801 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32819

  • NRECA International Seminar and Orientation
  • NRECA International Guest Reception
  • NRECA International Luncheon
  • NRECA International Guest Meetings

Hilton Orlando Hotel
6001 Destination Parkway
Orlando, Florida 32819

  • Co-Bank Welcome Reception