FMI Retailer
Wholesaler Members 

Individual Fee 


FMI Retailer and Wholesaler Member Group

Group Fee
(3+ from same company*)
($100 discount/person)


*all registrations must be processed at the same time.

FMI CPG Strategic and Industry Associate Members

Complimentary registration with purchase of business suite


Event Date

Sunday, September 13 - Wednesday, 16, 2020

Registration Includes

  • Breakfast, lunch, all-day snacks and beverages
  • Afternoon refreshments in the Chairman's Club
  • Online appointment scheduler to schedule over 30 private joint business meetings


Registration Cancellation Policy 

Please email by September 4, 2020. A refund, minus a $75 processing fee, is granted when a cancellation is received prior to September 4, 2020. 

All registrations received after September 4, 2020 are non-refundable.

Open for BusinessCOVID-19

We have been and will continue to pay close attention to this ever-changing situation in the U.S. At this time we plan to continue with this event but are committed to your health and safety. We will update this site with any pertinent COVID-19 information.

We appreciate your patience during this time and thank you for your support of this event. For more information, please contact Debbie Stewart at or 202-220-0828.


Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, Texas 76051

Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
Rate: $259 + tax

(877) 491-5128 (toll-free, 24/7)

Please mention:
- Mini Hotel Code: FMI
- Group Name: FMI Annual Business Conference 2020

Hotel Reservation Cut-off Date
August 21, 2020 (hotel will sell out before this date)

Contact Marc Thomas at
Gaylord Hotel
Everything is bigger in Texas, undoubtedly including the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center. Standing on the shores of Lake Grapevine with 4.5 acres of indoor gardens, 10 restaurants, seasonal water park and two pools, this is a resort that could only make its home in The Lone Star State. 

Conveniently located near Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Grapevine Mills®, LEGOLAND® and Cowboys Golf Club, their spacious rooms and suites provide an exceptional opportunity to relax.

Hotel Cancellation and Changes
The hotel requires a credit card to guarantee a room at the time of reservation. All hotel changes, substitutions, and/or cancellations must be made directly with the hotel. The hotel must receive notice of hotel cancellations or changes (based on availability) no later than 72 hours prior to your arrival to receive a refund of your room deposit. Please refer to your hotel confirmation for specific information and deadlines.

Unauthorized Hotel Solicitations
Hotel reservations should be made by using the official hotel link above or calling the hotel at the number above. FMI does not use a third-party company to make hotel reservations or sell rooms on its behalf for this event. If a third-party contacts you offering housing options, they are not endorsed by or affiliated with the Future Leaders event and entering into financial agreements with such companies may have costly consequences and leave you without a reservation.

Airport & Transportation

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)
Distance from Hotel: 6 miles
Drive Time: 10 mins.

Airport Shuttle Service: $17 USD (one way)


Valet parking fee:
$42.00 USD daily

On-site parking fee:
$17.00 USD hourly
$22.00 USD daily

Overnight parking fees include in/out privileges

Weather &

In September, average temperatures range from high 80’s by day and mid 60’s by night.

Event attire is business casual. Meeting rooms are notoriously cold--we encourage you dress in layers.