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2022 Legislative Fly-In

January 11 - January 12

Attended by CEO’s and executives from all sectors of Florida’s business community, the Florida Chamber’s 2022 Legislative Fly-In and Reception will provide exclusive opportunities to connect with Florida’s elected leaders, lawmakers, as well as Florida’s top business leaders.

Agenda below!


In-Person Registration – $275
Virtual/Livestream Pass – $199

Register 5 or more from your organization and receive 20% Off total registration! (Discount applies to full in-person registration only.)

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*Hotel Reservations can still be made at:
Hyatt House Tallahassee Capitol-University
1100 Railroad Ave Tallahassee, FL 32310

Room Rate: $229
Limited availability.

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MARKETING & SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: Please contact Frank Walker at 850-521-1211 or fwalker@flchamber.com.

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*Agenda is subject to change


JANUARY 11-12, 2022


Tuesday, January 11

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.     Welcome Reception: Coffee and Conversations – Sponsored by Film Florida

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.     Afternoon Session/Conference Programming

Welcome to the Legislative Fly-In – Ivette Faulkner, Master of Ceremonies

State of Florida Business – Mark Wilson, President & CEO, Florida Chamber of Commerce

Florida’s Economic Outlook: 2022 and Beyond – David Gillespie, Executive Vice President, Florida Chamber Foundation

Keep Florida, Florida: The Importance of the 2022 Election – Nick Catroppo, Vice President of Political Operations, Florida Chamber of Commerce
Andrew Wiggins, Senior Director of Political Affairs & Coalitions Advocacy, Florida Chamber of Commerce
Alex Coelho, Data Director, Florida Chamber of Commerce

The Road to Building the Nation’s #1 Business Tax Climate – H. French Brown, IV, Shareholder, Dean Mead Law Firm

Property Insurance Market 101: What’s Driving the Premium Increases? – Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier
Introduced by Mark Delegal, Partner, Delegal Aubuchon Consulting

Where We Stand: The 2022 Florida Business Agenda and Legislative Session Preview – Frank Walker, Executive Vice President, Government and Political Relations, Florida Chamber of Commerce
Carolyn Johnson, Senior Director of Business, Economic Development, and Innovation Policy
Anna Grace Lewis, Director of Talent, Education, and Infrastructure Policy
Introduced by Johnnie James, CEO, Lykes Bros Inc.

5:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.     Transportation Departs for Legislative Reception

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.     Legislative Reception – Bills, Beers, and Business – Sponsored by Nemours


Wednesday, January 12

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.      Networking Breakfast

9:00 a.m. – 12 p.m.         Morning Session/Conference Programming

View from the Hill: Florida Senate Legislative Preview – Senate President Pro Tempore Aaron Bean
Introduced by Keith Koenig, CEO, CITY Furniture; Chair-Elect, Florida Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

#LoveFL: A Florida Tourism Talk – Dana Young, CEO, Visit Florida

Why Florida? What Site Selectors Are Saying – Crystal Stiles, Senior Director, Economic Development, Florida Power & Light

Why Not Florida? What Film Producers Are Doing – John Lux, Executive Director, Film Florida

Breaking Down Florida’s Share of the Federal Infrastructure Bill – Ananth Prasad, President, Florida Transportation Builders’ Association; Chair, Florida Chamber Infrastructure Coalition

Critical Condition: Florida’s Healthcare Staffing Crisis – Mary Mayhew, FHA
Justin Senior, Safety Nets
Emmett Reed, FHCA
Moderator: Darrick McGhee, Johnson & Blanton
Presented by the Florida Chamber Healthcare Partnership

The ABCs of Florida’s Post-Pandemic Workforce – Dr. Keith Richard, Florida Department of Education
Introduced by Zach Sherman, Lockheed Martin

A Former OSHA Administrator’s Perspective: Vaccine Mandates and Proposed Florida OSHA Program – Ed Foulke, Fisher Phillips; Advisory Board Member, Florida Chamber Safety Council
Presented by the Florida Chamber Safety Council

From Bottom 5 to Top 12: Fixing Florida’s Lawsuit Abuse Climate – William Large, FJRI
Introduced by Robert J. Grammig, Partner, Holland & Knight
Presented by the Florida Chamber Litigation & Regulatory Reform Center

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.    Lunch with the Cabinet and Networking – Sponsored by Mosaic

Lunch with the Cabinet – Attorney General Ashley Moody
Introduced by Tommy Culligan, Director, Government Relations, Publix

Lunch with the Cabinet – Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis
Introduced by Sarah Fedorchuk, Vice President, Government and Public Affairs North America, Mosaic

12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.      Afternoon Session/Conference Programming

Between the Lines: Florida’s Redistricting Process – Jacob Ogles, Delegation Editor Florida Politics
Matt Dixon, Bureau Chief, Politico Florida
Steve Crisafulli, Crisafulli Consulting, LLC; Former Speaker of the House
Moderator: Nick Catroppo, Vice President of Political Operations, Florida Chamber of Commerce

View from the Hill: Florida House Legislative Preview – Speaker-Designate Paul Renner
Introduced by Charles Bailes III, President & CEO, ABC Fine Wine & Spirits; Chair, Florida Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Uniting Florida’s Business Community for Good – Mark Wilson, President & CEO, Florida Chamber of Commerce



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Augustus B. Turnbull Conference Center
555 W Pensacola Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306 United States
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