22nd Annual Downstate Conference
November 15, 2016
Westchester County Civic Center, White Plains, NY
Just released- 2016 Downstate Sessions and Speakers
This one-day Downstate Conference has become one of the biggest and most popular Recreational Conferences within New York State. Each year we draw over 200 delegates from Long Island, New York City and the Lower Hudson Valley. Due to the generosity of professionals willing to share of their time, talent, and wisdom we are able to offer twenty five, one hour, diverse educational and beneficial sessions to our members.
This year we are pleased to announce our theme, "Find Your Fun!" Initially inspired by this year’s National Parks’ 100th Anniversary (Find Your Park) we hope to this year’s theme is the springboard for a program intended to help park, recreation and therapeutic professionals get back to the basics and remember they can still keep the fun in their work from fundamentals in programming, to functioning and finding funding.
VENDORS: Currently we are looking for approximately 30 vendors interested in exhibiting at this great event.If you have a product or service that park, recreation and therapeutic recreation specialist might enjoy learning about, please consider reserving a booth. Only a limited number of booth spaces remain! Click here for a printable flyer.
RESERVE BOOTH SPACE: Register Here
DELEGATES & SPEAKERS: Register Here
NYSRPS 77th Annual Conference & Expo
Hyatt Regency - Rochester, NY
Join the 77th Annual New York State Recreation and Park Society for this 3 day event for professional development, networking, camaraderie and more! *NEW to this year's conference is EVENTSENTIAL, NRPA's conference app of choice for making the most of your annual conference experience. The Annual Conference Committee is currently developing a program for tracks including:
- Parks / Facilities
- Marketing/ Public Relations
- Customer Service
- Therapeutic Recreation
- Youth Programming
- Arts/ Humanities
- Environmental Stewardship/ Humanities
- Personnel / Volunteer
- Young Professionals
- Event Management
DEADLINE EXTENDED! STILL ACCEPTING ABSTRACTS from qualified speakers! Do you have expertise in an area of leisure services that would be a great addition to our program? Please consider applying. A current resume/bio is required to be submitted with abstract.
CONFERENCE SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS NOW REGISTERING! Would you like to showcase your company and show your support of NYSRPS park, recreation and therapeutic recreation professionals? A conference sponsorship is a wonderful way to gain promotion and recognition months prior and during the conference.
CLICK HERE TO SEE EXHIBITOR ONLY INFORMATION
CLICK HERE TO SEE FULL CONFERENCE SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION
TO REGISTER FOR A BOOTH / SPONSORSHIP CLICK HERE
ONLINE REGISTRATION COMING SOON!
For more information on the 77th Annual Conference & Expo contact NYSRPS at (518) 584-0321 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.