Great Lakes/Great Rivers - 2019 Fall Meeting

Starts:  Oct 9, 2019 6:00 PM (CT)
Ends:  Oct 10, 2019 4:00 PM (CT)
Section meeting including technical presentations and tours of the SS BADGER and USS COBIA. Includes ice breaker reception on Wednesday and breakfast and lunch on Thursday.

The meeting will be held at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum in Manitowoc, WI and will include  tours of the SS Badger and USS Cobia! 
 
Event Location
Wisconsin Maritime Museum
75 Maritime Drive
Manitowoc, WI 54220
 
Accommodations
Baymont Inn & Suites
101 Maritime Drive
Manitowoc, WI 54220
920-682-7000

Reservations can be made directly with the hotel over the phone.
 
The special room rates are $89.00/night.  Be sure to mention the Great Lakes & Great Rivers Fall Meeting to receive the discounted rate!
 
Cutoff date to guarantee room reservations is September 9, 2019.
 
Meeting Schedule:
Wednesday, October 9
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Reception with hosted bar and hors d'oeuvres
 
Thursday, October 10
7:30 am - 8:30 am: Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:30 am: Registration               
8:30 am - 8:45 am: Business Meeting      
8:45 am - 12:00 pm: Technical Presentations
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Lunch                        
(including short presentation on the historic freshwater submarines built in Manitowoc, WI during WWII)
 
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm  Tours of the SS Badger and USS Cobia

TECHNICAL PRESENTATIONS WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN THE NEAR FUTURE
  
Professional Development Hours (PDHs)
Professional Engineers may be eligible to receive Professional Development Hours (PDHs) for attendance during the technical presentations (depending on their state board's requirements). Certificates of attendance will be made available on request. 
 
Sponsorship
Our Section meetings are truly made possible by the generous support of our corporate sponsors. If your group would like to help sponsor this or any future meeting, please contact:
Travis Martin, Meetings Chair
 
All Sponsors will be highlighted by having their names prominently displayed during the meeting, and they will be verbally recognized at the start of the meeting and at lunch.
 
Leadership in your SNAME Section
We're always looking for members to get involved on the Executive Committee. 
 
Anyone interested can contact Rich Muellerrmueller@netsco.us 
and we would be happy to plug you in!

Early Registration (before 9/27)
$95 - SNAME Member
$120 - Non-member 
$30 - Students 
$30 - Retired Member
$30 - Guests (must be accompanied by a registered member)

Late Registration (after 9/27)
$105 - SNAME Member 
$130 - Non-member 
$40 - Students 
$40 - Retired member
$40 - Guests (must be accompanied by a registered member)

**Financial Support available for students

Registration Dates

Early Registration Ends Saturday, September 28, 2019
Regular Registration Ends Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Location

Wisconsin Maritime Museum
75 Maritime Drive
Manitowoc, WI 54220

Pricing Information

Registration Early Bird Regular
Students $30.00 $40.00
Member $95.00 $105.00
Non-member $120.00 $130.00
Guest $30.00 $40.00
Retired Member $30.00 $40.00

Contact

Travis Martin
(920)363-4479
travism@bayengna.com