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September 17-18, 2021 | Cleveland, Ohio

NVFC Experience 2021

As the nation has continued to adapt to the many unprecedented changes brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, the NVFC has been actively considering national, state, and local social distancing and travel advisement, as well as the potential economic impact on individual attendees. At this time, we plan to host the NVFC Recruitment & Retention Experience on September 17-18, 2021, in-person in Cleveland, OH, with social distancing measures in place. Please check the website for updates as they are available.

When: Friday, September 17, through Saturday, September 18, 2021

Where: Hyatt Regency Cleveland At The Arcade, 420 Superior Avenue East, Cleveland, OH 44114

Purpose: The NVFC Recruitment and Retention (R&R) Experience is a new interactive education and networking conference that will bring together fire and EMS personnel from across the country to participate in valuable classroom training and idea exchange relating to volunteer emergency service staffing issues.

Networking Social: The NVFC R&R Experience features an evening networking social on Friday, September 17 — a chance to relax and connect with your colleagues. The social includes refreshments and a mini-expo. Sponsorships are available!

Who Should Attend: The conference is open to all first responders nationwide and will be targeted toward department leadership and recruitment officers. Attendance is limited.

Agenda: Click here to view the agenda. Last updated 7/23/21

Register: Register now. The event fee is $129 and covers two days of training and most meals. Attendance is limited! Find information on stipends available here.

Hotel Information and Reservations

The R&R Experience will be held at the historic Hyatt Regency Cleveland at The Arcade. Located in a landmark building constructed in 1890, Hyatt Regency Cleveland at The Arcade provides a historic hotel experience with convenient access to downtown Cleveland. Stay steps from the vibrant East 4th Street Entertainment District and a 10-minute walk from all major sporting and entertainment venues.

The NVFC has secured a room block at the conference hotel at the special rate of $139/night for single/double occupancy, $164.00 for triples, and $189.00 for quad rooms. To make your reservation, use group code G-NVFF:

Book by August 25, 2021. Please note, overnight parking at the conference hotel is $34/night. There are many public lots at a lower rate available within short walking distance.

As of July 20, the Hyatt Regency is sold out on the night of Friday, September 17. If you would like to be notified of any cancellations, please contact Rachel Buczynski, conference planner, at rachel@nvfc.org. Suggested nearby hotels are:

Cleveland, OH, has a dynamic walkable downtown with sports stadiums, museums, restaurants, and waterfront activities. It is served by Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CHE). Find information on transportation to/from the airport here.

For more information about the
NVFC Recruitment & Retention Experience
go to the event webpage.

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