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Spring Annual Conference

2017 Sponsorship and Exhibiting Opportunities

Thank you to our
2017 Sponsors!

2017 General Sponsors

Smart Vent



ESP Associates



The John R. McAdams Company, Inc.

2017 Break Sponsors

Freese and Nichols, Inc.
Quantum Spatial
THC, Inc.

The North Carolina Association of Floodplain Managers annually hosts a Fall Floodplain Institute, providing an opportunity to attend workshops and presentations, take the Certified Floodplain Manager exam, and mingle with your fellow floodplain managers.

NCAFPM will host our 12th Annual Fall Floodplain Institute conference
October 24-27 at the Fairfield Inn & Suites - Charlotte Uptown.

2017 Conference Information

Registration is $250 for NCAFPM members (early bird price through September 30 is $200). For non-members of NCAFPM, registration is $295 (early bird price through September 30 is $245). One day rates are also available. If you have a question about your membership status, please contact Kelly Keesling.

Registration fee includes sessions and workshops, exhibitor’s social, two (2) lunches, conference social, break snacks, and conference giveaway. Additional options are available to pay for guest social tickets and for the golf tournament.


Refund Policy
Full refunds can be given if requested by Wednesday, October 11. After that date, you may receive a 50% refund. We only can process refunds by check. Please contact Kelly Keesling.


Continuing Education
12 Continuing Education Credits (12 core CECs for CFMs or 12 PDHs) will be awarded for full attendance (Wednesday through Friday). Single days will award the following: Wednesday: 3 credit hours; Thursday: 6 credit hours; Friday: 3 credit hours; maximum of 12 CECs for entire conference.

CFM Exam
The Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) exam will be offered on Friday, October 27. Note: Application must be approved prior to taking the exam. Go to our Certification page for application packet and details. Note that the fee for taking the exam is not included in conference registration. For more information, e-mail cfm@floods.org.

NCAFPM Membership
Current NCAFPM members qualify for a lower rate when registering for the conference. The registration form will offer an option to join or renew your NCAFPM membership or you can go to our Membership page and join NCAFPM today! NCAFPM membership is $60 per year and is renewed in January. To check your membership status, please contact Kelly Keesling.

Annual Golf Outing
Our golf outing will take place (weather permitting) on Wednesday, October 25, at the Renaissance Park Golf Course (1525 W. Tyvola Drive, Charlotte, NC 28217) — 7.5 miles/15 minutes from the hotel. It will be an 7:30/8:00 AM shotgun start. The cost to play is $40 per person and includes greens fee, cart, range balls, coffee & donuts (AM), beverages, lunch, and bragging rights! For more information, contact John Fullerton at nchalfbacks.jf@gmail.com or 910-686-5640. Register with John or include your golf fee when you register for the conference.


2017 FFI Committee

John Fullerton email

David Goode email

Hotel Information
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Charlotte Uptown
201 S. McDowell St.
Charlotte 28204

Call 704-372-7550
(mention NCAFPM)
To book online and for more information, click here

Room rate is $130/night + taxes. Room rate includes a daily complimentary breakfast.

Rate is available for October 24-27. Room must be booked by October 9.

There is a $10/night parking charge for hotel/overnight guests and an $5/day parking charge for daily visitors.