2013 Public Safety & Security Spring Conference

March 4, 2013 - March 7, 2013 / St. Petersburg, FL

Hotel Information

501 5th Avenue NE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

For hotel reservations, book online or call the Vinoy Renaissance toll free at 1- 888-303-4430. Be sure to identify yourself as being with the ACI-NA Group to receive the group rate of $214 USD single/double occupancy plus applicable taxes.

The last day to receive this rate is Friday, February 15, 2013. Rooms may sell out before this date. Make your reservations early!


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St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport


The leading conference on airport policy, technology and risk-based security initiatives!

This conference brings together leading international aviation experts for a discussion of the policy, regulatory and technology changes shaping the industry, and focuses on the strategies implemented at airports that not only enhance safety and security but also improve the customer experience.

This spring event is held concurrently with the Operations and Technical Affairs Conference, where high-level TSA & FAA officials will discuss the most critical public safety and security issues facing airports.


Airport Tour - Thursday, March 7 at 1:00 pm

To attend a tour of Tampa International Airport, including the $26.6 million expansion project to upgrade Airside F to accommodate more international flights.

Please click here for additional information and to sign up.  Please sign up no later than Monday, March 4, 2013.

Buses will depart the hotel at 12:30 pm for the tour.

Who Should Attend
  • Airport Directors
  • Airport Safety and Security Managers
  • Airport Operations Professionals
  • Insurance and Risk Managers
  • Public Safety and Security Professionals
  • Airport Legal Representatives
  • Law Enforcement Officers
  • Any professional interested in meeting with senior FAA and TSA executives or discussing current aviation trends with industry leaders

Click here to view the past attendee list.

Click here to view a current sample roster for the 2013 ACI-NA Public Safety & Security Conference

Registration Information

The group block and the hotel are sold out  over our conference dates.  A overflow block has been secured at the  Courtyard by Marriott St. Petersburg Downtown which is located 5 blocks from the Renaissance Vinoy.  A shuttle to/from the Renaissance Vinoy will run once in the morning and afternoon March 4-7.  For reservations, please call toll free 1-888-236-2427 within the U.S and Canada and request the Airports Council International-North America group rate of $189 plus taxes.  Rooms will be available until Tuesday, February 19th or until sold out.

Your registration fee includes the following:
• All conference materials and handouts
• Continental Breakfast, Beverage Breaks, Lunch (Tue – Wed)
• ACI-NA Welcome Reception (Mon)

Early Bird Registration Fees (until February 8, 2013)
ACI/ACI-NA Member: $735
Non-Member: $1,100
U.S./Canadian Government: $485

Regular Registration Fees (until February 28, 2013)
ACI/ACI-NA Member: $835
Non-Member: $1,255
U.S./Canadian Government: $485

Online/Pre-Registration will close on February 28, 2013.

Late/On-Site Registration Fees (after February 28, 2013)
ACI/ACI-NA Member: $935
Non-Member: $1,355
U.S./Canadian Government: $485

Payment by Check: 
Remit the completed registraton form with check payment to address on bottom of the form.

Cancellations must be submitted in writing to meetings@aci-na.org. Cancellation requests received by February 8, 2013 are subject to a $100 processing fee and will be processed after the meeting takes place. There will be no refunds after the cancellation deadline. No shows are not eligible for refunds. Substitutions will be will be honored at any time.

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