2018 Social Events

HR Florida State Conference & Expo strives in not only providing you with quality speakers and information to bring back to your organization, but we feel that everyone deserves a little fun now and then.

We have exciting events each day to celebrate our 40th Anniversary.


HR Florida 5K
3:00 PM   

Join us for the first HR Florida 5K sponsored by Humana! The event kicks off at the bus ramp on the expo level. DJ Jim will be there to get the party started!

Sunday Funday Welcome Reception
4:00 PM


Immediately after the 5K is the official Sunday Funday Welcome Reception in the Emerald Bay Plaza located just outside the entrance to the convention space. Join us for games, snacks and more music to keep the fun going.




Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception
5:30 PM

After a full day of sessions you can't miss the Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception sponsored by WIllis, Towers, Watson located in Exhibit Hall F on the Lower Level.

8:00 PM

HR Rocks! Is back sponsored by Orlandojobs.com, Corporate Synergies & LAMCO Advisory Services. We will be rocking in Osceola A/B until Midnight.


Water Aerobics
6:00 AM

Start your day off right with water aerobics at the South Beach pool.

Tuesday Night Concert Featuring Flo Rida
8:30 PM

Grab your "boots with fur" and meet us in Osceola C/D for the Tuesday night concert featuring Florida's own Flo Rida!

As the 40th is going to be our biggest year yet, we have some exciting news! 

Our Tuesday night entertainment will feature platinum recording artist Flo Rida.  Flo Rida is a rapper, singer and composer from right here in Carol City, Florida.   His songs include “Right Round”, “Good Feelings”, “Whistle”, and “My house”. 

After the concert the fun continues with an After Party hosted by HR Florida’s favorite DJ Jim.

Tuesday Night After Party
10:00 PM

The fun continues in Oceola A/B with an after party sponsored by Right Management featuring our favorite DJ Jim.







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