Cross-Connection Control Conference - Course 21

Cross-Connection Control Conference

  • FBPR Construction Industry Licensing Board Provider #: 0000995
  • FBPR Construction Industry Licensing Board Course #: 0609897
  • FBPR Construction Industry Licensing Board Course Hours: 12 Hours (Includes BSP)
  • TREEO FDEP OCP 04151116: 1.1 CEUs DW WW DS
Coordinator Marta Keilhauer     email:     phone: (352) 392-9570 x229


About the Conference

The Annual Cross-Connection Control Conference is designed to assist you in identifying and solving problems encountered in your cross-connection control program.  Plus, you have an opportunity to learn about the newest equipment and technology from numerous manufacturers.

Registration Fee
  • $295   Attendee  - registration opens: September 3, 2013
    • Those that register and make payment prior to 1/1/2014 will be entered in a drawing for a complimentary Recertification Exam.
  • $595   Exhibitor  - registration opens: July 1, 2013
    • $100 per additional exhibitor representative 
How You Can Benefit
  • Learn what is going on in the industry today
  • Hear about important regulations and how to avoid costly fines
  • Receive up-to-date information on backflow prevention assemblies
Who Should Attend
  • Cross-Connection Control Supervisors
  • Backflow Prevention Testers
  • Repair Technicians
  • Utility Administrators and Directors
  • Public Works Directors
  • Engineers
  • Irrigation Specialists
  • Plumbing Contractors
  • Fire Sprinkler Technicians
Fee: $595
Registration for one (1) to attend conference sessions. (Any additional representatives will need to pay $100).
One (1) 72 x30 draped Table
One (1) chair
Setup Tuesday 3/4/2014   2:00 p.m. -   6:00 p.m.
Break Down Thursday 3/6/2014 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hours Wednesday 3/5/2014  8:00 a.m. -    6:00 p.m.
  Thursday 3/6/2014  8:00 a.m. -  10:30 a.m.
All Breaks and Exhibitor's Reception will be held in the exhibit area.  
  •                 - Check to see what  Space AssignmeSpace Assignment
    Booth locations will be assigned at the sole discretion of show management and will be based on the date of request and payment.
  • Payment 
    All Remittances shoud be made payble to: The University of Florida  Federal ID#59-6002052.  All Payments are due by 2/3/2014 to be included in any conference printing or promotion.


2/3/2014 Last date to reserve a table
2/10/2014 Last date to reserve hotel guest room at discounted rate
2/27/2014 Last date to cancel an attendee and receive a refund
3/3/2014 Earliest date package can arrive at hotel



  • Packages delivery (50 lbs or less) will be accepted no more than two (2) days prior to meeting date.
    $5.00 per box handling + $5 per day for storage after 5th day.
  • Packages received over two days prior to delivery will be subject to an additional $4.00 per box storage fee per day
    Arrangements for the unloading of pallets or freight trucks must be coordinated by the event planner

    Please use the following address/format:

         The Florida Hotel and Conference Center
         Name of person to receive package (GUEST)
         Cross Connection Control Conference, 3/5-6/2014

         c/o-Catering Department
        1500 Sand Lake Road
         Orlando, FL 809

                  HOLD FOR ARRIVAL: M/D/Y 


         Last Year's Exhibitors:

  • American Backflow Prevention Association [ABPA]
  • American Backflow Products
  • AMES
  • Apollo Valves
  • A.R.I Flow Control
  • Coast 2 Coast Backflow Supply
  • Febco
  • Harry Warren Inc.
  • Mid-West Instruments
  • Sun Graphic Technologies
  • Test Gauge and Backflow Supply
  • TOKAY Software
  • Towle Whitney
  • UF TREEO Center
  • Water Specialties
  • Wilkins a Zurn Company
  • XC2 Software


  •  Participants requesting CEUs must be present for the entire conference.
  • CEU and FBPR forms for Operators & Contractors will be at the registration desk and must be turned in at the end of the conference in order to receive your hours.  No late submissions can be accepted.
  • Certificates will be emailed to those that request them prior to the conference.
         Registration Information
  • Online: Registration by credit card; Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express, accepted online via our secure website.
  • Payment by check. Mail to:
                          University of Florida TREEO Center
                          3900 SW 63 Blvd
                          Gainesville FL 32608
  • All Remittances should be made payable to: THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA  Federal ID#59-6002052.  All payments are due by the date of the conference.

2013 Conference Photos

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014
3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Registration/Check-in
5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Welcome Reception
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
7:30 a.m. Registration/Check-in
Networking in Exhibit area
8:30 a.m.
Introductions - Opening Remarks:
8:45 a.m.
9:45 a.m. Break in Exhibit Area
10:15 a.m. Session 2
Assembly Repair "Keep it Simple"
Mark Inman
American Backflow Products
11:05 a.m.
Session 3
Conducting an Effective Survey
Brian Morrison
Fayeteville, NC Public Works
11:55 a.m. Break for Lunch and Exhibits (Lunch provided)
1:00 p.m. Session 4
Lead Free Bronze & Backflow Prevention
Jim Purzycki
1:50 p.m.
Session 5
State of Mississippi CCC Program
Dwayne Johnson
Best Choice Backflow Services
2:40 p.m. Break in Exhibit Area
3:10 p.m. Session 6
Proposed FDEP Rule Changes
Les O'Brien
Loben Consulting
4:00 p.m. Session 7
Backflow Program Record Keeping & Test Report Entry via Web
Randy Engle
5:00-6:00 p.m. Exhibitor's Reception - Please Join Us for Networking and Refreshments
Thursday, March 6, 2014
8:00 a.m. Networking in Exhibit Area / Refreshments
8:30 a.m. Session 8
 Quantifying A Backflow Event with Biological Testing
William L. Travis
 CTR, Inc.
9:10 a.m.

Session 9
 Protecting the Flow in 2014
Carroll " Chip"  Matthews
 Integrated Cross Connection Partners

10:00 a.m.
Break in Exhibit Area
10:30 a.m. Session 10
 FS/AWWA - UF TREEO Course Accreditation
Carl Larrabee
11:00 a.m. Closing Session, Certificates, Door Prizes
12:00 noon Conference Adjourns