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Tuesday, October 04, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: Tech Talk Theater
  • Seminar Number: WK 01
SureShade, the industry standard for boat shade, will host a Q&A session about its retractable shades.  Learn how to incorporate SureShade into your next boat design, ensure efficient installation, and master effective troubleshooting techniques.    Presenter: Ron Russikoff – Inventor and Operations Leader...
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    Tuesday, October 04, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    • Room: Tech Talk Theater
    • Seminar Number: WK 02
    Design, construction, repair, and maintenance of teak decking. We will give boat builders, refit yards, and contractors the tools they need to diagnose, quote, and perform repairs and maintenance. There will be a special emphasis on professional re-seaming with hands-on demonstrations and we will present a great new step-by-step video. Presenter:... ...read more...
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      Tuesday, October 04, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

      • Room: Tech Talk Theater
      • Seminar Number: WK 03
      Recent developments in the regulatory landscape continue to put pressure on boat manufacturers to reduce styrene emissions and reduce worker exposure. Ashland has taken steps to lower emission resins. Join us as we present new marine resin and gelcoat technology that will help reduce worker exposure and meet new regulations. Presenter:... ...read more...
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        Tuesday, October 04, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

        • Room: Tech Talk Theater
        • Seminar Number: WK 04
        Choosing what type of core can be a tough decision. This workshop presents information about different core materials. Sandwich structures engineered for marine use can improve boat performance with increased speed, better fuel economy, and longer range capability. There are many different core materials including natural balsa wood and such... ...read more...
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          Tuesday, October 04, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

          • Room: Tech Talk Theater
          • Seminar Number: WK 05
          Closed mold processes have gained popularity in recent years. These processes offer benefits including reduced emissions, consistent part quality, and control of glass-to-resin ratio. There are also challenges that go along with closed mold processes like optimizing part surface finish to match that of open molding.  This panel discussion will... ...read more...
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            Tuesday, October 04, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

            • Room: Tech Talk Theater
            • Seminar Number: WK 06
            See the future of fasteners, and get connected with Fastmount. This international award-winning panel mounting system has quickly become the world standard for removable interior and exterior panel mounting in the marine industry.  The system allows panels to be removed and refitted in any sequence, time after time. Fastmount currently... ...read more...
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              Tuesday, October 04, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

              • Room: Tech Talk Theater
              • Seminar Number: WK 07
              Raymarine’s digital switching solutions bring convenience and scalability to controlling and monitoring today’s complex onboard electrical systems.  This session explains the features and benefits of electronic power distribution and digital switching, outlines network topology and hardware options, and details the process for customizing a solution to fit your exact needs. Presented... ...read more...
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                Wednesday, October 05, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

                • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                • Seminar Number: WK 08
                Savvy and successful marine businesses know that independent sales reps are a cost-effective and powerful way to build a customer base and increase sales. NMRA presenters will explain how reps work and how they benefit boatbuilders, distributors, and dealers. Guidelines on establishing beneficial relationships will be presented. Presented by: National Marine... ...read more...
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                  Wednesday, October 05, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

                  • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                  You are invited to a unique one hour event to experience presentations from a specially selected group of the 15-20 most intriguing new products, services, and trends at IBEX 2016. Each presenter will be given the opportunity to pitch for 2 minutes, and a 1 minute Q&A follow-up for press and... ...read more...

                    Wednesday, October 05, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

                    • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                    • Seminar Number: WK 09
                    Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) have negative environmental and economic impacts and are harmful to fishing, boating, and tourism. This session will provide an overview of the current interactions and activities between the resource management community and boating industry, what the boating industry is proactively doing to prevent the spread of... ...read more...

                      Wednesday, October 05, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

                      • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                      • Seminar Number: WK 10
                      How to seamlessly incorporate a mixed array of older products and sensors when refitting with a NMEA 2000 network.       Presented by: Paolo Paolini       ...
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                        Wednesday, October 05, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

                        • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                        • Seminar Number: WK 11
                        In an industry where performance issues are solved by adding to the layup, and where the sales pitch is, “I build ‘em like tanks,” the notion of light-weighting has been slow to adopt at production-level boatbuilding. The drivers toward light-weighting have always been fuel efficiency or range and handling performance,... ...read more...
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                          Wednesday, October 05, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                          • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                          • Seminar Number: WK 12
                          RGB LED Lighting is exploding in the boating world. Learn how it works and about developments into all types of lighting products, beyond tape light, to enhance the boater’s experience by allowing interaction and control over the light. Explore the new technology that is making personalization and zone control a... ...read more...
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                            Wednesday, October 05, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

                            • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                            • Seminar Number: WK 13
                            It’s often confusing to determine the reinforcements, resins, and core materials needed to build a robust composite boat. In this session, we’ll give an overview of some of the design guidelines used to determine scantlings for composite boats. We’ll cover some examples of determining the plating and stiffener requirements for... ...read more...
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                              Wednesday, October 05, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

                              • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                              • Seminar Number: WK 14
                              INNOVATIONS: Marine A/C with titanium condenser extends product lifespan—unaffected by saltwater, marine life, and harsh acids used for routine cleaning. ESSENTIALS: Custom ventilation enhances engine performance, helps stop fires.   Presenters:  Ron Pabisz and Nelson Frolund ...
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                                Thursday, October 06, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

                                • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                                • Seminar Number: WK 15
                                This workshop provides an overview of toilet systems used in today's pleasure boat market, and recommends systems to consider for different types and applications of vessels.   Presenter:  Nelson Frolund...
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                                  Thursday, October 06, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

                                  • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                                  • Seminar Number: WK 16
                                  The world is going water-based and you can too.  Pettit offers water-based antifoulings without compromising quality or performance.  Separately, the way you handle brightwork is also about to change and we’ll tell you how. Presenter: Don Zabransky, Pettit Paint VP Sales and Marketing...
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                                    Thursday, October 06, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

                                    • Room: Tech Talk Theater
                                    • Seminar Number: WK 17
                                    The workshop will be a presentation of Fixtech adhesive sealants for the marine, Automotive, High Speed Rail and Light Aircraft Markets.  16 years starting from Zero in Adhesive Sealants with the support of our Customers in 23 Countries, Distributors in 7 Countries. Fixtech staff in 4 Countries and our R&D... ...read more...
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