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The schedule for the annual DFO Spring meeting has been set

The schedule for the 2017 DFO Spring Meeting, located in Atlanta, GA has been set. The event will be held at the Marriott Marquis.

The meeting is aimed at all those currently in the operations field, as well as those aspiring to make it their profession.

The itinerary is as follows:

May 7th:
Tour of Mercedes Benz Stadium (optional): Buses will depart the Marriott Marquis at 4pm. Please RSVP to Matt Britain, Vanderbilt Director of Football Operations at, if you plan to attend the facility tour.

Welcome Social: The welcome social will take place from 6pm-8pm at the College Football Hall of Fame. Those that attend the tour of Mercedes Benz Stadium will be dropped off at the social when the tour is finished. Please RSVP to Mike Parrish, Assistant Athletic Director Football Operations-Arizona at, if you plan to attend the social.

May 8th:
Registration and Breakfast:
Attendees can register and enjoy breakfast at 8am in the International Room 4 and 5 of the Marriott Marquis. The opening session will begin at 9:10am and the final session will conclude at 4pm, so plan accordingly. Breakfast, Lunch and a boxed to go dinner will be provided, courtesy of the outstanding sponsors. Bus shuttles to the airport at the conclusion of our sessions will also be provided to help with travel costs and logistics.

The final agenda for the event is being finalized and will be made available soon.

Please remember to make your reservations as soon as possible, as a block of rooms have been held at $129 per room. Use this link to make your reservation now.

Look forward to seeing everyone in Atlanta.