Membership - American Sail Training Association

The Quebec International Sail Training and Tall Ships Conference 2016
January 28 - 30, 2016
Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac
- qUEBEC, cANADA

Preliminary Agenda
(subject to change)

Download the Agenda here

Thursday, January 28, 2016: Forums
0730 - 1530 Safety Under Sail Forum
0730 - 1715 Educators and Administrators Forum
1400 - 1715 Ships Council: Tall Ships Forum: Small Ships Forum
0830 - 1715 Naval Seminar
     
0700 - 0730 Forums Coffee & Pastries (all)
0730 - 0745 Safety Under Sail Forum: Opening Remarks
0730 - 0745 Educators and Administrators Forum: Opening Remarks
0745 - 0900 Safety Under Sail Forum: Session 1
0745 0900 Educators and Administrators Forum: Session 1
0830 - 0900 Naval Seminar: Coffee & Registration
0900 - 0930 Naval Seminar: Opening Session
0900 - 0915 Forums Break
0915 1030 Safety Under Sail Forum: Session 2
0915 1030 Educators and Administrators Forum: Session 2
0930 - 1030 Naval Seminar Session 1: STI Work
1030 1100 Forums Coffee Break
1030 - 1115 Naval Seminar: Coffee Break
1100 1215 Safety Under Sail Forum: Session 3
1100 1230 Educators and Administrators Forum: Session 3
1115 - 1215 Naval Seminar Session 2: Naval Tall Ships Roles
1215 1230 Safety Under Sail Forum: Closing Comments
1230 1400 Lunch (all)
1400 1530 Safety Under Sail Forum: Session 4 - Open Forum
1400 1530 Ships Council & Naval Seminar: Safety & Tall Ships: Sharing Best Practice (open to all)
1400 1530 Educators and Administrators Forum: Session 4
1530 1600 Coffee Break
1600 - 1715 Educators and Administrators Forum: Session 5 and Closing Comments
1530 1700 Tall Ships Forum & Small Ships Forum Sessions
1600 - 1715 Naval Seminar Closing Session: Wash Up & Ways Ahead
1800 2000 2017 Joint Host Ports Welcome Reception
     
 
Friday, January 29, 2016: Conference
0730 - 0930 Arrival Coffee & Pastries
0800 -   Registration Desk Opens
1000 - 1100 Opening Plenary
1100 - 1145 Coffee Break
1200 - 1315 Focus Sessions 1
  1A Sail Training Program Showcase
  1B Bridge Resource Management: What is in a Word?
  1C Closing Insurance Gaps for Foreign Ships in North America
  1D Back to Basics: Transforming Customer Complaints into Opportunities
  1E Host Port Feedback Session 1
1315 - 1500 Lunch
1500 - 1615 Focus Sessions 2
  2A Recovery Under Sail
  2B Marketing Sail Training
  2C From Crisis Communication to Crisis Conversation: Social Media during Panic Mode
  2D Host Port Panel: Creating a Memorable Event Through Experience, Trial and Error
  2E Rendez Vous 2017 Event Workshop: Part 1
1615 - 1700 Coffee Break
1700 - 1815 Focus Sessions 3
  3A Research into Sail Training and Related Experiential Education
  3B Safety Management Systems: Moving Beyond Checklists
  3C Tall Ships and Tiny Boats: Leadership Strategies for Everyone
  3D Host Port Support for Sail Training
  3E Rendez Vous 2017 Event Workshop: Part 2
     
Saturday, January 30, 2016: Conference
0730 0930 Arrival Coffee & Pastries
0800 -   Registration Desk Opens
0900 - 1115 Tall Ships America Annual Meeting and Elections and TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Awards
1000 - 1115 Focus Sessions 4
  4A Tall Ships America Annual Meeting & Elections
TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Annual Awards Ceremony
  4B Sail Training International Ships Council Tall Ships Forum
  4C Sail Training International Ships Council Small Ships Forum
  4D Trainee Placement by Host Ports
  4E Host Port Feedback - Session 2
1115 - 1200 Coffee Break
1200 - 1315 Focus Sessions 5
  5A Connecting Sail Training with Mainstream Education
  5B Accident Analysis: Using Case Studies for Crew Training
  5C Organizational Succession Planning and the "Founders Trap"
  5D Planning a Successful Tall Ships Event
  5E Storytelling Through Events
1315 - 1500 Lunch
1500 - 1615 Focus Sessions 6
  6A Green Practices Showcase
  6B Safeguarding, Welfare and Safety of Trainees
  6C Effective Youth Mentoring
  6D How to Run a Successful Kickstarter Campaign
  6E Running a Tall Ships Event on a Budget
  6F The Tall Ships Races 2017 -Preview
1615 - 1645 Coffee Break
1645 - 1745 Closing General Session and Presentation of Sail Training Awards
1930 - 2000 Cocktail Reception
2000   Gala Dinner sponsored by the City of Quebec
     
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