Florida Industrial Pretreatment Association 2015
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The Florida Industrial Pretreatment Association (FIPA) is an organization for individuals who work in and/or are associated within the Industrial Pretreatment (IP) profession.
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4200 NW 97th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
Special $91/night rate for King Deluxe and $99/night rate for Standard Double Room (2 double size beds) offered during FIPA events, and 3 days prior to & after event!   Free self-parking, free Wi-Fi and free deluxe continental breakfast!  Individuals must call the hotel directly at 352-331-3336 or 1-877-464- 2378 to make reservations.  Must mention group block “Florida Industrial Pretreatment Association” to get the discounted rate. Make reservations before 4/9/16 to get FIPA's special rate! 
The Robert E. Heilman Pretreatment Program Award and the John Parnell Award The Robert Heilman award serves to commemorate the efforts of Robert Heilman, P.E. in establishing communication and education to enhance industrial pretreatment programs in the State of Florida.  This award will be presented to Florida industrial pretreatment programs that show a dedication to promoting the FIPA goals of enhanced education and utilize innovative communication and regulatory approaches to achieve compliance and protect the environment. http://fipaonline.com/documents/FIPA%20Robert%20E.%20Heilman%20Award%20&%20Nomination%20Form.doc The John Parnell award serves to commemorate the tireless work of Dr. Parnell in furthering the knowledge of industrial pretreatment in the State of Florida. This award will be presented to a FIPA member for their significant contributions and outstanding assistance furthering the field of pretreatment and the FIPA organization. http://fipaonline.com/documents/FIPA%20John%20Parnell%20Award%20&%20Nomination%20Form.doc Previous Award Recipients: http://fipaonline.com/documents/FIPA%20Award%20History.pdf
May 9-13, 2016 Save the Date! FIPA Spring Workshop and Classes will be  held May 9-13, 2016.  We will be in Gainesville, FL. More information will be coming  shortly!   We have lots of good stuff coming soon! (Visit the Training Page for more information)