Thank you for registering for the 2017 Marine Fabricators Association (MFA) Regional Workshop(s).


On-site registration and check-in will take place at:


  • Northwest Workshop: Wyckam Fabric Creations, Saturday, October 14, 2017
  • Great Lakes Workshop: Sawmill Creek Resort, Friday, October 20, 2017
  • Southwest Workshop: Paul’s Custom Canvas, Inc., Saturday, October 28, 2017


Further details will be announced via email.


By registering and attending the event(s) each person acknowledges and agrees to the following restrictions as the criteria of being accepted to attend an event.


Cancellations & Refunds

If you cancel your registration up to two weeks prior to the event(s), you are eligible for a partial refund; however, you will incur a cancellation fee of 50 % of your original registration fee.


  • Northwest Workshop: Saturday, September 30, 2017
  • Great Lakes Workshop: Friday, October 6, 2017
  • Southwest Workshop: Saturday, October 14, 2017


Cancellation notifications must be emailed to Omari Hoover at before this time.


Upon proper cancellation, the registration fee will be refunded, less the cancellation fee of 50 % to the credit/debit card associated with the original transaction.


No refunds of any kind will be made for cancellations received after two weeks before the event(s). No refunds will be given for “no-shows,” late arrivals, early departures, and/or anyone who fails to notify us by the cut-off date using the method listed above.


Substitutions, Transfers & Additions

You may transfer your registration to another eligible party if you are unable to attend the MFA Regional Workshop(s). Registration transfers may be made via email to through 2 days before the workshop, at 8 am CST. After this time, all changes must be made on-site at the MFA Regional Workshop registration.


Travel & Hotel

MFA Regional Workshop(s) attendees and exhibitors are responsible for securing their own travel and hotel accommodations and making payment for such. Cancellation of hotel reservations and/or any travel expenses incurred are the sole responsibility of each participant. MFA does not make any guarantees or in any way warrant the event hotel, accommodations, or transportation.


Please remember that canceling, transferring or adjusting your registration does not automatically cancel/adjust your hotel and travel arrangements. Participants are responsible for managing their own travel accommodations.


Photography, Audio and Video Recording

MFA reserves the right to use images and/or audio taken at the event with your photograph and/or likeness in future marketing materials.


Badge Scanning

You may be asked to scan your badge either at exhibit booths and/or session rooms, but please note scanning of your badge is optional. When your badge is scanned by exhibitors and/or sponsors during MFA Regional Workshops you are opting-in to receiving communications from that entity. You will be subject to their communications and privacy policy and must opt-out with them directly.


Soliciting in the Event

Suitcasing is strictly prohibited at the MFA Regional Workshop(s). We reserve the right to escort any individual from the MFA Regional Workshop(s) if they are reported to be soliciting at the event and are not an MFA Regional Workshop exhibitor. We encourage attendees to support the paid sponsors and exhibitors who, in turn, are supporting the industry.


Admittance and Removal

In IFAI’s sole discretion, without refund, we reserve the right to refuse admittance to or expel from the event anyone that we determine is behaving in a manner that could be disruptive to the event or any other attendee.


Views Expressed

The views expressed by any MFA Regional Workshop attendee, speaker, exhibitor or sponsor are not necessarily those of the MFA, IFAI or its representatives. All event attendees, speakers, exhibitors and sponsors are solely responsible for the content of any and all individual or corporation presentations, marketing collateral, advertising and online Web content.



MFA Regional Workshops’ organizers may at any time, with or without giving notice, in their absolute discretion and without giving any reason, cancel or postpone the event, change the venue or any of the other published particulars, or withdraw any invitation to attend. In any case, neither the organizers nor any of their officers, employees, agents, members or representatives shall be liable for any loss, liability, damage or expense suffered or incurred by any person.


Watch for additional event details to arrive at this web address as the MFA Regional Workshops approach. If you have questions in the meantime, please contact Omari Hoover at or 651-225-6984.