Don't Miss #IBWSS19 'The Future of Recreational Boating' from March 24-27
#IBWSS19 will explore The Future of Recreational Boating with engaging general and breakout sessions taking a close look at recreational boating trends, the latest boating and water safety gear, the next generation of boater education with virtual reality, e-learning, and more! Register for the 2019 International Boating and Water Safety Summit to be held from March 24-27, 2019 in Jacksonville, FL.
The NSBC General Membership Meeting will take place at #IBWSS19 on Sunday, March 24 at the Omni Jacksonville Hotel at 3:30 p.m. You won't want to miss this great opportunity to network with other members and visit with the NSBC team. Be on the lookout for more information in the coming weeks in your inbox.
Keynote speakers Thom Dammrich, President, National Marine Manufacturers Association and Peter Mitchell, Founder + Chief Creative Officer, Marketing for Change, will kick-off #IBWSS19. Browse the interactive schedule to learn about more engaging sessions at #IBWSS19!
Dammrich will explore The Future of Recreational Boating taking a deep look at future trends for the industry. He is a leader in collaborating across recreational boating, as well as the broader outdoor community, creating a united voice in both the legislative and economic arenas. The National Marine Manufacturers Association represents the nation’s recreational boat, engine & marine accessory manufacturers.
Mitchell will provide insights into how behavior-change marketing has been used to influence everything from smoking to retirement plan deductions. How might it be used to help shape the future of recreational boating, specifically life jacket wear and boater education? Marketing for Change is one of the nation’s leading providers of behavior-change marketing, providing behavior change interventions for the CDC, Safe Kids Worldwide, World Health Organization and more.
In addition, the IBWSS Expo offers a great opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest in boating and water safety from organizations offering innovative products, new programs, and more! Attendees may participate in the IBWSS Expo Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win prizes. Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at IBWSS? Please contact Diane Corish.
Don't miss a great opportunity to showcase your boating and water safety public outreach efforts! The IBWSS Media Campaign Contest recognizes the creative ways boating and water safety advocates are communicating with the public about safety on and in the water. Now accepting entries for the #IBWSS19 Media Campaign Contest! Deadline to submit entries is March 1, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Winners will be recognized during the #IBWSS19 Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, March 27 at noon.
Staying an extra day for the International Boating and Water Safety Summit? A group fishing excursion is available at a discounted rate on Thursday, March 28. Please notify Steve Chambers at email@example.com by February 15. Cost is $85 per person.
You won't want to miss the 2019 International Boating and Water Safety Summit. Register today!