New York State
Recreation & Park Society


The 2020 Annual Conference & Expo will feature topical sessions led by New York's leading advisors from a variety of recreation sectors.


SEE VISION 2020 PROGRAM OFFERING NOW ON EVENTSENTIAL.

*Available on iPhones. Search "Eventsential" on mobile device and install. Search "NYSRPS" to find the 2020 Annual Conference. The Conference app will be the most current, full listing of all conference related information. A short program flyer with basic session information will be available this spring. 

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CONFERENCE PROGRAM OUTLINE 

See full program details on Eventsential as directed above. * Indicates pre-registration required

Saturday- 4/25

  • *Pre-Conference Tour NYC/Lower Manhattan / 9/11 Memorial (3:00 - 9:00pm)

Sunday - 4/26

  • *Pre-Conference Tour: Rockefeller State Preserve (10:45am - 1:30pm) 
  • Registration Opens (1:00pm)
  • Sessions (2:00 - 3:15pm)
  • Keynote Address (3:30 - 4:45pm)
  • Alumni Social (4:45 - 5:30pm)
  • Dinner on Own (5:30 - 8:00pm)
  • Hotel Social (8:00pm-11:00pm)

Monday - 4/27

  • Breakfast  (7:00 - 8:30am)
  • Registration Opens (8:00am)
  • Sessions (8:30 - 9:45am) 
  • *Offsite: Knicks / Rangers Facility (9:00am - 12:00pm)
  • Exhibit Hall Available from 10:00am-6:45pm
  • EXCLUSIVE EXHIBIT HALL OPENING  (10:00 - 10:45am)
  • Sessions (10:45- noon) 
  • LUNCH with Exhibit Hall Showcase (noon - 1:30pm)
  • NYSRPS ANNUAL LUNCH MEETING  (12:30 - 1:30pm)
  • Sessions (1:30 - 5:45pm)
  • Exhibit Hall Social (6:00 - 6:45pm)
  • NYSRPS Annual Awards Dinner (7:00 - 8:30pm)
  • Student Led Social (7:00 - 9:30pm)
  • Sleepy Hollow Social (8:00 - midnight)

Tuesday - 4/28

  • Registration (8:00am)
  • Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors (8:30am - 10:45am)
  • *Offsite: O'Hare Nature Center (9:00am - 11:00am)
  • *Offsite: Central Park Visit (9:00am - 2:00pm)
  • Exhibitor Led Session on Industry Trends (9:30am -10:45am)
  • Sessions (11:00am - 12:15pm)
  • Sessions (12:30pm - 2:00pm)
  • Grab and Go Lunch

*Evening MLB Game at Yankee Stadium (5pm - end of game)

Exciting offsite trips and sightseeing tours are being planned for the event which may include a visit to the 9/11 Memorial, the Rockefeller Park Preserve, Central Park, O'Hare Nature Preserve and a Yankees / Tigers ballgame. See the Offsites page for details!

FEE SCHEDULE (Registration Open Now)

   Full Conference ticket provides for all sessions, one Awards Dinner, lunches & socials

  • Full Conference Non-Member ($375)
  • Full Conference NYSRPS Member ($300)
  • Full Conference Registration (Committee or Award Recipient ) ($225)
  • Monday Only (includes Lunch, Awards Dinner and Socials ($185)
  • Full Conference Spouse ($160)
  • Full Conference Retiree ($150)
  • Full Conference Presenter ($125)
  • Full Conference Student ($85)
  • One Day Sunday (sessions and social) ($85)
  • One Day Tuesday (sessions & lunch) ($85)
  • Awards Dinner Only ($60)

See Conference Prospectus for pricing and sponsorship information (download).


General conference questions and inquiries, please contact Conference Chairs Robert Kaczmarek or Matt Trainor

    New York State Recreation & Park Society  501 C3 Not-for-Profit Organization

    19 Roosevelt Drive, Suite 200 Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

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