SEPTEMBER 19-21, 2017

Tampa Convention Center • Tampa, FL USA

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Monday, September 18, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: 7/8
  • Seminar Number: SS03
This four-hour marina industry introduction course is geared towards those individuals, with little or no marina experience, looking to get into the industry by way of a career shift or an interest in purchasing or developing a marina. Marina 101 offers two sessions within one course, each approximately two-hours long. The first... more...
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    Monday, September 18, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    • Room: 11
    • Seminar Number: SS02
    The NMEA 2000 Network course is primarily targeted for the beginner or those who have been installing NMEA 2000 but would like more information, more clarity and an opportunity to share ideas with others who have installed NMEA 2000® networks. The course provides information beyond the NMEA 0400 Installation Standard... more...
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      Monday, September 18, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

      • Room: 10
      • Seminar Number: SS01
      Marine electrical systems and components are becoming increasingly sophisticated. The ability to monitor and control multiple systems in an effective and safe manner is critical on boats of all sizes. Come learn how Power Products LLC’s brands provide integration solutions including digital switching, power management, and boat control. Presenters: John Colletti,... more...
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        Monday, September 18, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

        • Room: 14
        • Seminar Number: SS07
        Every year, dozens of boat repair technicians, dealers, surveyors, insurance inspectors, and yard professionals travel to the Gougeon facility in Bay City, Michigan for the Fiberglass Boat Repair Course.  Now this course comes to you as an IBEX Super Session.  Discover the best approaches to making long-lasting, cost-effective fiberglass boat repairs and... more...
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          Monday, September 18, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

          • Room: 12
          • Seminar Number: SS09
          AkzoNobel and Awlgrip invite designers, project managers, applicators, and all others to experience the world of color design that enhances the design of all yachts. Every year, our global design team conducts a workshop analyzing upcoming trends with a group of experts in color, materials, and finishes in different backgrounds,... more...
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            Monday, September 18, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

            • Room: 13
            • Seminar Number: SS06
            Take your products to the next level with a material that makes them stronger, lighter and smarter while contributing to a more sustainable future. Using high performance, lightweight core materials is at the forefront of composite fabrication. Understanding how they work, and the differences between them will enable you to... more...
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              Monday, September 18, 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

              • Room: 16
              • Seminar Number: SS05
              Join us for a half-day seminar that will feature new consumer research, industry insights, and best practices that can be applied to your own marketing efforts to help you reach new customers. Don’t miss out on the first-ever marine industry marketing summit to grow boating! Reception to follow at 5:30 in... more...
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                Monday, September 18, 1:00 PM - 6:45 PM

                • Room: 7/8
                • Seminar Number: SS04
                Please note: The Marina & Boatyard Study Tour spans Monday afternoon through Tuesday. Monday: 1:00pm-6:45pm Tuesday: 9:00am-5:00pm The International Marina Institute (IMI) is offering a Tampa-area Marina & Boatyard Study Tour leading into the International Boatbuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX). This is a one and a half day mobile training course that takes... more...
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