The symposium will be held in Lakeland Florida at the RP Funding Center (Hyatt Lakeland Convention Center).

RP Funding Center (Hyatt Lakeland Convention Center) building

Visitors flying in and out of the area for the conference should plan to arrive at either Tampa International Airport (TPA) or Orlando International Airport (MCO), as the venue is situated conveniently in between the two cities off of Interstate 4, in Lakeland, Florida.

Directions to RP Funding Center (Hyatt Lakeland Convention Center):

From the West:
Tampa, St. Petersburg area…
Take I-275 East to I-4 East to exit 31 (Kathleen Road).  Turn right on Kathleen Road and continue to (Stay Straight) Sikes Boulevard. Turn right at Lime Street.  The RP Funding Center will be on your right.

Naples, Fort Myers, and Sarasota area…
Take I-75 North to I-4 East to exit 31 (Kathleen Road). Turn right on Kathleen Road and continue to (Stay Straight) Sikes Boulevard. Turn right at Lime Street.  The RP Funding Center will be on your right.

From the East:
I-4 West to exit 31 (Kathleen Road).  At the traffic light at the end of the off ramp turn left on Kathleen Road. Continue on Kathleen Road to Sikes Boulevard. Turn Right at Lime Street traffic light and The RP Funding Center will be on your right.

From the North:
Head south to I-4 West to exit 31 (Kathleen Road).  At the traffic light at the end of the off ramp turn left on Kathleen Road. Continue on Kathleen Road to Sikes Boulevard. When you come to Lime Street then take a right and The RP Funding Center will be on your right.

From the South:
Take the Florida Turnpike to Route 192 West to I-4 West to exit 31 (Kathleen Road).  At the traffic light at the end of the off ramp turn left on Kathleen Road. Continue on Kathleen Road to Sikes Boulevard. When you come to Lime Street then take a right and the RP Funding Center will be on your right.

There are numerous hotels in the Lakeland, Florida area nearby to the venue.

RP Funding Center (Hyatt Lakeland Convention Center) is right in the middle of Tampa and Orlando. Popular attractions in Orlando include:

  1. Disney World
  2. Islands of Adventure
  3. Universal Studios
  4. Lego Land

Some of the popular places to visit in Tampa include:

  1. Busch Gardens
  2. Clearwater Beach
  3. The Florida Aquarium
  4. Lowry Park Zoo

Hotels near RP Funding Center (Hyatt Lakeland Convention Center):

Hyatt Place Lakeland Center
525 W Orange St, Lakeland, FL 33815
(863) 413-1122

Holiday Inn Express
4500 Lakeland Park Dr, Lakeland, FL 33809
(863) 595-4500

Baymont Inn & Suites Lakeland
4375 Lakeland Park Dr, Lakeland, FL 33809
(863) 858-9070

La Quinta Inn & Suites Lakeland East
4315 Lakeland Park Dr, Lakeland, FL 33809
(863) 815-0606

Universal Studios Florida