IMBC Seminars Available Online


Digital editions of key seminars presented at the recent International Marina and Boatyard Conference (IMBC), held from January 27 to 29, 2010 in Tampa, FL, are now available through the organization's website.

Members of the Association of Marina Industries (AMI) or the American Boat Builders & Repairers Association (ABBRA) can purchase the proceedings for US$100, while the fee for non-members is US$125. To download the order form, click here.

The package provides access to the conference's proceedings page including downloads of all seminar presentations; an audio podcast of Tony Villamil's session The Economic Environment: Impacts on the Marine Industry; a seven minute audio guided tour of the session How to Retain Customers & Keep Them Coming Back; and a listing of conference sponsors.

Formed in 2002 as the National Marina and Boatyard Conference, the International Boatyard and Marina Con­ference specifically serves marina owners, managers, and staff as well as boat builders, repairers, and service professionals. The 2011, conference is scheduled to take place January 26 to 29 at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, FL.