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The AIF Summit will provide an opportunity for AIF Members and other business leaders from across the state to discuss policy and advocacy issues with members of Congress.  You’ll hear insights into today’s complex legislative and regulatory landscape as we dig deep on the issues that directly impact Florida and your business.

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Policy & Advocacy
Tax Reform and Insurance Regulation
Federal Regulation on Florida Water Policy and Land Use
Changes to the Health Care System
Opportunities and Challenges to Florida’s Transportation, Ports and Infrastructure
Manufacturing, Aerospace and Defense
Networking
Network with other Business Leaders
Exclusive Access to Key Congressional Leaders
Updates from Policy Experts from NAM on Business Issues

 

 

For more information please contact AIF President & CEO, Tom Feeney at tfeeney@aif.com or by phone at (850) 224-7173.

May 7th Sponsor's Dinner Guest
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (R)
Chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development
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Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart is currently fulfilling his 8th term in the U.S. House of Representatives, serving Florida’s 25th congressional district. Diaz-Balart is a senior member of the House Committee on Appropriations and is chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, in addition to serving on the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs and the Defense Subcommittees. Diaz-Balart also serves on the House Committee on the Budget. He passionately serves his constituents, acting tirelessly in defense of individual rights and liberties, promoting economic prosperity, and supporting a strong national defense. He is well known for his advocacy of human rights and democracy around the world, as well as for his staunch support of our global allies.


May 7th Sponsor's Dinner Guest
Congressman Daniel Webster (R)
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Daniel Webster, a family man and small-business owner, has dedicated himself to serving the citizens of Central Florida with honor and integrity. For nearly three decades, he has fought on behalf of Florida’s hardworking taxpayers and families to advance common-sense reforms and principled policy.

Webster served as the Speaker of the Florida House, “the first Republican Speaker in 122 years,” and Majority Leader in the Senate, working in these leadership roles to shake up the status quo in Florida and pass sweeping reforms that earned him widespread praise from the people of Florida.

CONGRESSIONAL Speakers
(as of May 2, 2018)
Congressman
Charlie Crist
(D-Florida)
Congressman
Carlos Curbelo
(R-Florida)
Congressman
Ted Deutch
(D-Florida)
     
Congressman
Neal Dunn
(R-Florida)
Congressman
Matt Gaetz
(R-Florida
)
Congressman
Al Lawson
(D-Florida)
     
Congressman
Brian Mast
(R-Florida
)
Congressman
Stephanie Murphy
(D-Florida)
Congressman
Bill Posey
(R-Florida)
     
Congressman
Dennis Ross
(R-Florida
)
Congressman
John Rutherford
(R-Florida
)
Congressman
Darren Soto
(D-Florida)
     
   
  Congressman
Dan Webster
(R-Florida
)
 
White House Executive Office Briefings
  Monday, May 7 from 2:30 – 5:00 pm

Note:  Plan to arrive at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building by 2:30 pm to allow enough time to gain security clearance and arrive in the Indian Treaty Room by 3:00 pm when the briefings begin.

Confirmed Executive Office Speakers

Shahira Knight, Deputy Assistant to the President for Economic Policy and Deputy Director of the National Economic Council
Alex Herrgott, Associate Director on Infrastructure and serves in the Council on Environmental Quality
Mercedes Schlapp, Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor for Strategic Communications

Agenda
(as of May 2, 2018)
May 7th
  2:30 - 5:00 pm
    White House Policy Briefings
Location: Eisenhower Executive Office Building, Indian Treaty Room, 1650 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
       
  5:30 - 7:30 pm
    Welcome Reception with Florida’s Congressional Members
Co-Hosted with Florida Internet & Television
Location: Capitol Hill Club, Eisenhower Room, 1st Floor, 300 1st Street SE
       
  7:30 pm
    VIP Sponsor’s Dinner (Sponsors Only)
Location: Capitol Hill Club, Lincoln/Grant Room, 4th Floor, 300 1st Street SE
       
May 8th
  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Congressional Policy Briefings
Location: Room 121 Cannon House Office Building
       
  12:30 - 1:30 pm
    Lunch with Guest Speaker
Location: Capitol Hill Club, Eisenhower Room, 1st Floor, 300 1st Street SE
       
  1:30 - 3:00 pm
    Policy Briefings from Congressional Members and Policy Experts from the National Association of Manufacturers
Location: Capitol Hill Club, Eisenhower Room, 1st Floor, 300 1st Street SE