ROCIC 2019 Spring Membership Information Sharing and Training Conference 

Frequently Asked Questions


General Conference Questions:

Where will conference registration be located?

Conference registration will be located in the "Emerald Registration Booth” area located outside of the Emerald Ballroom on the first floor of the hotel meeting space area. All meeting space locations can be accessed once entering the hotel lobby and taking a left past the hotel restaurant. 


Where will the general session be located?

All conference presentations will be held in the Emerald Ballroom located on the first floor of the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa. 


Will there be a networking reception?

Yes. The co-hosting agency has allotted time for conference attendees to meet, network, and share intelligence and active case information on Monday and/or Tuesday night at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa. The location and time of the network reception will be provided upon conference check-in and announced throughout conference.


Where will the state intelligence meetings be located?

They will be located in various meeting rooms that will be announced and posted at conference.


What dining options are available in the surrounding area?

On property:

Seagar's Prime Steaks & Seafood

Barefoot's Beachside Bar & Grill

Hadashi Sushi Bar

Sandcastles Restaurant and Lounge

Picnix Poolside Market

The Coffee Shop

The Sandbar


The Beach House

Ben & Jerry's 


Ocean Club Restaurant

Applebee's Grill & Bar

Jordano's Pizza & More



Carrabba's Italian Grill


Dunkin' Donuts



Hotel Check-In and Check-Out:

Check In: 4pm EST | Check Out: 11am EST        

Internet: Complimentary internet in guestrooms.

Parking: Complimentary on-site parking

Airport Information:

Fort Walton Beach Aiport

Distance from the hotel: 24 miles

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.


Panama City Airport

Distance from the hotel: 40 miles

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

Pensacola Aiport

Distance from the hotel: 65 miles

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.


Things to Do & Attractions:

Things to Do

In addition to Florida's best voted beaches, Destin offers an endless amount of fun in the sun!



Village of Baytown Wharf - Complimentary resort shuttle available. This service runs until 10pm on weekdays and midnight on weekends. 

Silver Sands Premium Outlets

Grand Boulevard at Sandestin- Complimentary resort shuttle available. 

Boulevard 10

YOLO Adventures

Hurricane Lanes

The Track Family Recreation Center

Destin Commons

AMC Destin Commons 14


Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Henderson Beach State Park

Destin Pass Jetties

Eden Gardens State Park

Grayton Beach State Park

Vortex Spring

Deer Lake State Park

Point Washington State Forest

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Conference Dress Code:

Business causal