Thursday, February 18
|5 - 6:30pm||Meet and Greet|
Friday, February 19
|8 - 8:50am||Coffee/Breakfast & Networking|
|9 - 9:55am||
Marine Canvas Techniques, William Bransford, The Boatswains Locker
Discover a variety of special tools and attachments used to enhance and expedite the production of marine canvas products. Key takeaways include:
|10 - 10:55am||
Solar and Marine Fabrication: Academia and Real-Life Approach, John Martin Ph. D., Home Power Hour
Learn about the when, if and how to utilize solar and wind on a vessel, battery/energy storage limitations, connection issues including best practices, but also liability coverage. Also covered will be what solar/wind “”can do”” and as importantly, “”cannot do”” on most vessels (e.g. not feasible for “”most vessels”” to have air condition on all night powered by solar/wind).
|11 - 11:55am||
Scheduling your Shop with a Digital Job Board, Torey Heinz, Shopflow
What is a digital job board, and why even bother? A digital job board is a way to organize and display jobs so that you can streamline your shop and escape the chaos! Find out if you are ready to get started, as we follow a simple workflow from start to finish, dig into the details of a complicated job, and discuss how to implement a digital job board to maximize your throughput.
|Noon - 1:30pm||Lunch and Tabletops Exhibits|
|1:35 - 2:40pm||
Fabricating a U-Zip with a Flap / Upselling Enclosures, Speaker TBD
Step-by-step methods for fabricating a U-Zip with a built-in rain flap on an enclosure and how to create a sales kit of samples to upsell enclosure panels.
|2:45 - 3:45 pm||
Costing a Job, William Bransford, The Boatswains Locker
The session will cover best practices and what to take into consideration when costing a job.
|4 - 5 pm||Roundtable Discussion|
*Schedule subject to change.