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Spring Annual Conference

Thank you to our 2016
Fall Floodplain Institute Sponsors

Details about sponsoring our 2017 FFI will be available later this summer.

2016 General Sponsors

ESP Associates


Smart Vent

The John R. McAdams Company, Inc.

Ram Jack LLC


2016 Break Sponsors

Mattern & Craig
THC, Inc.
Freese and Nichols, Inc.

The 12th Annual
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October 24-27, 2017
Fairfield Inn & Suites — Charlotte Uptown

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.

Call for Abstracts

This Call for Abstracts seeks a broad range of professionals to address the many issues and problems associated with reducing flood damages, making communities more sustainable and managing floodplain and fragile coastal resources. Abstracts should be submitted prior to July 17. Presenters will be notified of acceptance by July 31, 2017.
Click here to download a PDF with details. Click here for a sample abstract.

2017 Conference Information

Registration will open at the beginning of September. NCAFPM members will get an email when registration opens.

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
The registration form will offer an option to join or renew your NCAFPM membership. If you pay your membership fee on the form, you would also qualify for the member rate for the conference. NCAFPM membership is $60 per year and is renewed in January. To check your membership status, please contact Kelly Keesling.

2017 FFI Committee

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. There is also a $12/night parking charge.

Rate is available 10/24-10/27. Book by 10/19.