Membership - American Sail Training Association

2011 asta Atlantic Regional Meeting and
Board of Directors Retreat

2011 Atlantic Regional Meeting
Saturday, April 9, 2011
New London, CT 

Preliminary Agenda
(Agenda is prliminary and subject to change)

0830      Registration and Coffee

0900      Welcome and Introductions

0915      ASTA Update - Bert Rogers, Executive Director: What's new and exciting at ASTA?

0945      TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Series overview and discussion of future events

1045      Break

1100      ASTA Member Programs and Benefits including:

·   Marine Insurance Program: Guest Speaker: Gene McKeever, Allen Agency Insurance Inc.        
·   Event Insurance Program: Guest Speaker: Gene McKeever, Allen Agency Insurance Inc.
·   Health Insurance for ASTA Member Crew: Guest Speaker: Rick Bagnall, Allen Financial Group
·   Crew Level Memberships
·   Program/Service Endorsements

1200      Lunch

1300      Program Updates: What's new and exciting in your organization?

1330      Tour of ASTA member vessel OLIVER HAZARD PERRY

1430     Focused discussion topics (your suggestions) 

1600      Wrap up: plan follow through, upcoming events, announcements

1700      Dutch Treat Dinner at a local restaurant (TBD)

Registration is $40 for ASTA Board Members and includes continental breakfast, morning coffee break and lunch.

Sunday, April 10 and Monday, April 11, 2011  

ASTA Board of Directors Retreat and Meeting
Radisson Hotel, New London
35 Governor Winthrop Boulevard, New London, CT 06320

Preliminary Schedule
(schedule is preliminary and subject to change)   

Sunday, April 10, 2011
ASTA Staff, Board of Directors, Commodore's

0800 - Continental Breakfast
0900 - Meeting
1000 - Morning Refreshment Break
1030 - Meeting
1200 - Buffet Lunch
1300 - Meeting
1500 - Afternoon Refreshment Break
1530 - Meeting
1800 - Dutch treat - Cocktails and Dinner  

Monday, April 11, 2011
Board of Directors, Commodores 

0800 - Continental Breakfast
0900 - 1200 Board of Directors Meeting
1000 - Morning Refreshment Break

The fee is $75 per person and includes continental breakfast, breaks, lunch (on Sunday) and meeting registration (overnight accommodations are not included).  

Overnight accommodations are available at an additional cost of $89.00 (plus 12% tax) single/double occupancy.  To reserve a sleeping room please call the hotel directly at (860) 443-7000 and refer to the American Sail Training Association.

Tall Ships America • 221 3rd St., Bldg. 2, Ste. 101• Newport, RI 02840 USA • (401) 846-1775 •