July 16-19, 2017
57th Annual Meeting
Daytona Beach, FL

Register now to attend the 57th Annual Meeting of the Aquatic Plant Management Society. This year’s meeting will be held in World Famous Daytona Beach at the newly remodeled Hilton Daytona Beach Resort Ocean Walk Village on July 16-19, 2017. In addition to aquatic plant research and operational updates from across the country, the Program Committee is scheduling special sessions on algae problems and management solutions, and operational strategies for monitoring, managing, and assessing aquatic plant control in Florida waters.

We anticipate that this full schedule will extend the Program beyond the usual noon adjournment into late afternoon on Wednesday. So please make your hotel and travel arrangements to take full advantage of this year’s Program schedule and the fantastic $139 room rate that is available from July 15-21.

A Draft Planning Agenda is provided below, outlining scheduled events for the Annual Meeting. Please click here for a description of Annual Meeting logistics and explanation for each of the events. All APMS conference functions in the Hilton will take place in the North Tower. Specific times and locations for events will be updated as the Program develops.

The March Edition of the APMS Newsletter is now available online. Please consult the Newsletter for important information about the 2017 APMS Annual Meeting including Hotel reservations, Speaker Title and Abstract Submissions, and conference events.


Planning Agenda




Hotel Reservations

  • Special Group Rate
  • Reservations Toll Free: (866) 536-8477
  • Reservations Local Phone: (386) 254-8200


Sponsorship and Exhibitor Information

Would you like to be a Meeting Sponsor and/or Exhibitor and assist the APMS in conducting an informative and successful meeting for the education, scientific, and operational advancement of aquatic plant management? Information on sponsorship and exhibiting at the annual meeting is available on the Sponsor and Exhibitor Information page. Please contact Dean Jones (863-514-6934, or Jeremy Slade (662-617-4571, with any questions. Thank you for your support.