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Annual Training Conferece and Trade Show- October 18-20, 2022

  Begin Registration: 50th Annual MRA Educational Conference & Trade Show in partnership with CAHMPC (swoogo.com)

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Registration Desk Opens for the Ventura Harbor Tour Attendees8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Registration Desk Opens for the Marina Operations Seminar Attendees8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

Transportation for the Ventura Harbor Tour Leaves From The Hotel9:00 AM

Marina Operations Part 1: Digital Sales Management9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

27th Annual Golf Tournament - Sandpiper Golf Club9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Registration Desk Opens for Exhibitors12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Registration Desk Opens for Attendees2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

New Member/Attendee Welcome and Orientation4:45 PM - 5:15 PM

Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall5:15 PM - 7:15 PM

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Registration Desk Opens7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Breakfast with the Exhibitors7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Presidents' Welcome 8:30 AM - 8:50 AM

Welcome to Santa Barbara - Randy Rowse, Mayor8:50 AM - 9:00 AM

Keynote Speaker9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

Coffee with the Exhibitors10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

California and National Legislative Updates10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

Professionalism in the Marina/Harbor Industry and How it has Changed in the Past Decade - Part 111:30 AM - 12:25 PM

Lunch with the Exhibitors12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 1 - Topic 1 Customer Service, guest Retention and Creating the "WOW" Factor1:30 PM - 2:25 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 1 - Topic 3 Federal Boating Infrastructure Grants (BIG) Administered through the California Division of Boating and Waterways1:30 PM - 2:25 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 1 - Topic 2 How to Conduct a Workplace Investigation1:30 PM - 2:25 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 2 - Topic 1 Employment Challenges Round Table2:30 PM - 3:25 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 2 - Topic 2 CARB Emissions Regulations for Commercial Fleet and the Impacts on Recreational Vessels2:30 PM - 3:25 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 2 - Topic 3 Retention of Boaters - Especially the New Entries2:30 PM - 3:25 PM

Refreshments with the Exhibitors3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 3 - Topic 2 Cyber Liability Explained: Hacking Trends of COVID4:00 PM - 4:55 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 3 - Topic 1 AB252 and the Legislative Process4:00 PM - 4:55 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 3 - Topic 3 Tax Efficient Ownership4:00 PM - 4:55 PM

Game Night on the Plaza5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Thursday, October 20, 2022

Registration Desk Opens6:45 AM - 2:00 PM

Continental Breakfast with the Exhibitors7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Boating and the Economic Impact in California8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

Professionalism in the Marina/Harbor Industry and How it has Changed in the Past Decade - Part 28:50 AM - 9:25 AM

Classroom Seminars: Session 1 - Topic 2 Future of batteries and boating : What Is Real? (Clone)10:00 AM - 10:55 AM

Classroom Seminars: Session 1 - Topic 2 Future of batteries and boating : What Is Real?10:00 AM - 10:55 AM

Classroom Seminars: Session 1 - Topic 3 Historic Aspects of Ports and Harbors10:00 AM - 10:55 AM

Classroom Seminars: Session 1 - Topic 1 Economic Forecast10:00 AM - 10:55 AM

Classroom Seminars: Session 2 - Topic 1 Sustainable Tourism Concerns: What They Are and the Marina's Role11:00 AM - 11:55 AM

Classroom Seminars: Session 2 - Topic 3 Weather - Tsunami Preparedness11:00 AM - 11:55 AM

Classroom Seminars: Session 2 - Topic 2 E-Marine: Preparing for the Electric Era11:00 AM - 11:55 AM

Lunch with the Exhibitors12:00 PM - 12:55 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 3 - Topic 2 Marina Sustainability1:00 PM - 1:55 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 3 - Topic 1 Optimization of Boatyards1:00 PM - 1:55 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 3 - Topic 3 First Responders1:00 PM - 1:55 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 4 - Topic 2 Environmental Spills and Response2:00 PM - 2:55 PM

Classroom Seminars: Session 4 - Topic 1 Moneyball for Marinas: Using Data to Find Hidden Revenue Opportunities2:00 PM - 2:55 PM

Schedule subject to change