Need Training Between Conferences and Local Chapter Events?

In addition to COAA's highly valuable local chapter events and in-person national conferences, COAA also offers multiple opportunities for distance learning.  Visit COAA Owner Training Institute® to learn about training courses, live and on-demand webinars, and Lorman Education Offerings.

Past Workshop Recap

COAA National Conference


Florida Chapter Leaders

President - Bill Martin, University of Central Florida
Vice President - Charlie Jackson, Alachua County

Treasurer - Jose Rodriguez, Florida International University

Secretary - Vacant
Past President - Bill Smith, University of Florida

Seeking news, networking opportunities, and workshops with the latest industry issues? Contact the COAA-Florida Chapter with your fresh ideas, to update your contact information, to join the leadership committee, or just stay connected for all the latest chapter happenings.  We appreciate your support and participation!

2018 COAA-FL Spring Workshop

3/30/2018, 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location : Gainesville, FL


University of Florida
Stephen C. O’Connell Center
Center Court Club & Florida Room
250 Gale Lemerand Drive
Gainesville, FL 32611


The 2018 COAA-FL Spring Workshop is a fantastic opportunity to network with colleagues, learn best practices and help improve industry performance. The spring workshop promises to provide outstanding educational and networking opportunities for all attendees. 

Early Bird Rates

Rates after 3/9
OWNER MEMBER $50.00 $50.00
OWNER NON-MEMBER $50.00 $60.00
ASSOCIATE MEMBER $60.00 $75.00


Time Session
10:00-10:30 am Networking & Registration
10:30-10:45 am Welcome & Introductions
10:45-12:00 am Advantages of Drones in
Campus Applications
12:00-12:15 pm What's New at COAA
12:15-1:15 pm Networking Lunch
1:15-2:30 pm Innovation, Creativity and Problem Solving
Brent Darnell
2:30-2:45 pm Networking Break
2:45-3:45 Project Tour Introduction and Tour
Steven C. OConnell Dome 

Cancellation Policy

Full refunds will be given for cancellations received in writing by March 9, 2018.  No refunds will be issued after March 9, 2018.  Substitutions are permitted.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities for the COAA-FL Chapter Workshop are available on a first come first served basis.