ABBRA Plans Fort Lauderdale AGM and Symposium in Late January

The American Boat Builders and Repairers Association (ABBRA) will hold its annual AGM and Symposium in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from Tuesday, January 24 to Wednesday January 25, 2017.

The event launches with a cocktail reception and annual meeting on Tuesday January 24 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., during which we will present our Annual Awards and ABBRA’s industry recognized Marine Service Manager’s Certification credential.

On January 25, ABBRA will present brainstorming and informational sessions on Leading a Multi-Generational Workforce, Finding and Building your Future Workforce, On-the-Job Earn and Learn Training Models, and How to Build a Sector Partnership to Obtain Funding Assistance for Skills Training. During the business section, speakers will present information on Financial Management for the Non-Financial Manager, which includes cost controls and other financial management tools as well as a presentation on the State of the Economy.

ABBRA will host a Cocktail Reception, Annual Meeting, ABBRA’s Annual Awards and Marine Service Managers Certification Ceremonies on Tuesday, January 24. The day-long Symposium will take place on Wednesday, 25.

Event Hours

Tuesday 24th January 2017 – 6 to 9 pm

Wednesday 25th January 2017 – 8 to 5 pm

Registration will open on December 12. Visit for registration details.