Membership - American Sail Training Association

2009 Regional Meetings

2009 Atlantic Regional Meeting
Friday, February 20, 2009
Henry H. Anderson, Jr. Library
Seamans Church Institute
18 Market Square, Newport, RI 02840  

Preliminary Agenda
(Agenda is prliminary and subject to change)

0830      Registration and Coffee

0900      Welcome and Introductions

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

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

1045      Break

1100      New 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
·   Featured Vessel Membership Program
·   Program/Service Endorsements

1230      Lunch

1315      Program Updates: What's new and exciting in your organization?

1400      Tour of ASTA member vessel OLIVER HAZARD PERRY

1500     Focused discussion topics (your suggestions) 

1630      Wrap up: plan follow through, upcoming events, announcements

1700      Dutch Treat Dinner at Brick Alley Pub

Registration is $40 for ASTA Members/$65 for non members and includes continental breakfast, morning coffee break and lunch.

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