Competition Schedule*




Hotel Arrival


Stop by the AIFD Registration Desk to pick up your registration packet.

Saturday, June 30, 2018

1:00pm - 2:00pm Competitor Only Orientation - Competitors meet, ask questions and review the rules.
2:00pm - 4:00pm Design #1 prep work

Sunday, July 1, 2018

8:00am - 9:30am Design #1 - Theme Piece
10:30am - 12:00pm Design #2 - Surprise Package #1
2:00pm - 4:00pm Design #3 - Surprise Package #2
4:00pm - 4:30pm Competitors clean their work area and get pictures taken by FTD photographers.
5:00pm Announcement of final four competitors during evening hospitality

Monday, July 2, 2018

Open Day Enjoy the education programs at the AIFD National Symposium.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

2:30pm - 3:00pm Competitor Only Briefing
3:30pm - 4:30pm AIFD design program sponsored by FTD
7:00pm - 9:00pm Design #4 - Surprise Package #3
9:00pm - 9:30pm Competitors clean their work area and get pictures taken by FTD photographers.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

12:30pm - 2:45pm Announcement of the winner at the Leadership Luncheon.

The FTD America's Cup winner will represent the USA and FTD at the FTD World Cup 2019 design competition in Philadelphia in March 2019.

*Schedule subject to change.

If you have questions regarding FTD America's Cup, please contact us at 800.788.9000 ext. 246240 or FTDAmericasCup@FTDi.com.