Join us in Orlando for Long John Silver’s GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY!
We are celebrating the big “Five-Oh” and we want you there!
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!




LOCATION  

Swan & Dolphin Resort
1500 Epcot Resorts Blvd.
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830


DateS

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 
Thursday, October 17, 2019

Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort


The Swan & Dolphin Resort is located in the heart of the most magical place on earth, Walt Disney World! The resort provides a truly extraordinary backdrop for our National Convention. Beautiful tropical landscapes to tranquil waterways, it makes a stunning landmark in the midst of one of the most spectacular places in the country! 

Additional Savings For Your Stay!
By staying at the Swan & Dolphin Resort, you’re helping to keep registration fees down. The hotel provides complimentary meeting rooms to LJSFA if, and only if, we meet the required minimum hotel rooms in our hotel contract. 

As an additional incentive, LJSFA will be offering meal vouchers to attendees who book their stay at the host hotel throughout the duration of the Convention. More details to come! 


ROOM RATES

Sunday - Thursday: $194
Rates Expire: September 13, 2019



BOOK YOUR STAY

Call +1 888-828-8850 

Or reserve online here

Walt Disney World Benefits

Once you reserve your hotel accommodations at the Swan & Dolphin, you will have power to reserve access to some must-do experiences!

*Please note, hotel confirmation number is needed to make reservations.


Disney Tickets

Save time by ordering your Disney Theme Park tickets in advance. You can place your order online and pick up your tickets at the resort’s Disney Planning Center will call desk located in either lobby at the resort, any will call window located at Disney theme parks, or request express mail service to ensure your tickets arrive at your home before you leave!


Disney Fast Pass+

The Disney Fast Pass+ service, including select attractions, shows, parades, Disney Character experiences, and much more... 

The Disney Fast Pass+ Experience service is included at no extra charge with Theme Park admission. 

Click here for more details and sign up!

Extra Magic Hours

Each day one of the four Disney Theme Parks open an hour early or stay open up to an extra 2 hours after regular closing for you to enjoy select attractions. This benefit is exclusive to Disney Resort guests only. Lines for the most popular attractions are drastically shorter allowing you to enjoy more of your favorite rides! 

Click here to learn more

  • GOLF 



Meet the test of an outstanding course amid the natural beauty of the Florida woodlands! 

This 18-hole championship course features shimmering lakes, tropical sands, palm trees and sloping greens. Disney’s Palm Golf Course is rated 4 stars by Golf Digest and includes 9 holes with water hazards and 59 bunkers—providing plenty of challenges for novices and seasoned pros alike. During Summer 2013 Disney’s Palm Golf Course was completely redesigned by Arnold Palmer Design Company. The extensive work included building entirely new green complexes, newly shaped tees, and a completely new bunker design that has modernized this historic golf course.

The golf outing will be held on Tuesday, October 15 with tee-times between 8:00 am and 9:00 am. 
Golf pricing starts at $150. Club rentals are available for $45 which includes clubs, shoes and a sleeve of balls. If you'd like to play golf, please email us at info@epic-meetings.com. Once confirmed our team will reach out with further details, tee-times and pairings. 

Location

Walt Disney World Golf

Palm Course


Date & Time

October 15, 2019 

7:00 AM - 1:00 PM

SCHEDULE

Monday, October 14

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
LJSFAB Board Meeting

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LJSFAB / Leadership Team Meeting

Tuesday, October 15

7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Golf Outing

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Exhibitor Set-Up

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Registration Open

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Opening General Session I

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Opening Reception Silent Auction and Exhibit Hall 
*Reception sponsored by SpenDifference*


Wednesday, October 16

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Registration & Hospitality

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
General Session II

12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Lunch and Exhibits 

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
General Session III
This session Corporate will be hosting 4 Break-Out Sessions:

1. RSA: Improving Customer Experience by Improving QSC

In this workshop you will learn: “what are the 2 true golden treasures” we can focus on to improve the customer’s overall experience. Focusing on these 2 areas will have the biggest impact on return visits/increased transactions.

One guide we will be using to accomplish this improvement is the Restaurant Standards Audit (RSA). Learn about this audit and how you can use it. Learn how your corporate team will use the RSA in 2020, providing additional restaurant visits, increased field support. We will partner with you in improving consistent operational excellence.  Kick off the 2020 QSC journey to excellence with your Corporate Operations Team.

2. POS: Expand Your Digital Footprint 

LJS IT invites you to learn about the new Xenial POS.  This workshop will show how Xenial will improve your business by providing a solid foundation for growing your digital footprint and capabilities.


3. Development: What's In Store?
Join us in seeing what the next 50 years has in store for us when it comes to our future store designs.  We will be showcasing the latest re-image design specifications and clearly demonstrating how we have addressed overall investment costs through both refresh and re-image light options.  Understand how the team is committed to accelerating investment into upgrading our restaurants.

4. Culinary: Showcasing New Grilled Flavors

Ahoy LJS Fleet! We are excited to bring back our culinary showcase at the 2019 Convention, featuring our new Grilled taco’s with some fun new flavors we are exploring for 2020! But you’ll have to join us for the workshops on Wednesday afternoon to try our new flavors! 


4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
LJS Culinary Experience

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Supplier VIP Reception 
*Invite Only

Thursday, October 17

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Town Hall

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch 

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Meeting & Workshops

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gala Cocktail Reception

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Gala Dinner & Awards 

Interested in Sponsoring at the Convention?

SPONSOR

Sponsorship is a great way to associate your organization’s name with a commitment to Long John Silver’s Franchisees.

Sponsor Package Options

EXHIBIT

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to showcase your product and network with the decision makers and influencers.

Exhibitor Package Options

CHARITY

The Long John Silver’s Franchisee Association is excited to partner again with the American Cancer Society for this year’s Convention!

Charity Information

THANK YOU TO OUR 2019 SPONSORS!


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PLATINUM SPONSORS








GOLD SPONSORS





SILVER SPONSORS




     

           

              
     

           


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CONTACT US


If you have any questions regarding the 2019 Convention, please email us at info@epic-meetings.com.