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2017 AAUS Diving For Science Symposium

Hosted by the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary
September 12-16, 2017
Alpena, MI

 

 ***SOME WORKSHOPS CLOSING AUGUST 1ST***  Some of our workshops and the post symposium fieldtrip have a closing date of August 1st.  Please register today to hold your spot for these activities!  You can defer payment at the time of registration by choosing "pay by check" on the payment page and log back in before arrival to pay by credit card.  We have added more charter spots on Tuesday and Wednesday and have a few more in reserve if these boats are filled.  Also be aware that the room blocks will be closing on August 22nd.

 

 

 

 

2017 AAUS Diving For Science Symposium Schedule

Course descriptions, costs, diving, lodging and transportation information and registration available at https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/?eventid=1972460

 

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Tuesday, September 12

Lessons in Complex Task Loading (7:30 AM - 4:30 PM) 

Human Factors Skills in Diving: Developing high performance divers & reducing Incidents/Accidents(9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

DAN Pro IQC (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Visual Inspection Procedure Course  (8:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Intro to Full Face Mask Diving (1:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

Great Lakes Dive Charter (7:00 AM - 2:00 PM) 

Thunder Bay Scuba Charter (7:00 AM - 4:00 PM) 

Black Dog Charter (7:30am - 1:00 PM)

Great Lakes Dive Charter (2:00 AM - 8:00 PM)

VCI Update (PSI) (5:00 PM - 7:00 PM)

 

Wednesday, September 13

Lessons in Complex Task (7:30 AM - 4:30 PM)

Otic Barotrauma (8:30 AM - 11:30 AM)

New DSO Orientation (8:30 AM - 4:00 PM) 

Human Factors Skills in Diving: Developing high performance divers & reducing Incidents/Accidents (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) 

Guardian Full Face Mask Technician/Maintenance Course (8:30AM – 3:30PM)

Great Lakes Dive Charter (7:00 AM - 2:00 PM) 

TBS Tech Dive (7:00 AM - 4:00 PM) 

Black Dog Charter (7:30am - 1:00 PM)

Dive Injury Recognition (1:00 PM - 4:30 PM) 

Great Lakes Dive Charter (2:00 AM - 8:00 PM) 

Vendor In-Water Demo (4:00 PM - 7:00 PM) 

 

Thursday, September 14

AAUS Business Meeting and National Diving Safety Officers (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) 

AAUS Foundation Bubblebreaker and Poster Session (6PM-9PM)

Thunder Bay Scuba Charter (7:00 AM - 4:00 PM) 

 

Friday, September 15

Science Symposium (8:30AM – 5:00PM)

 

Saturday, September 16

Science Symposium (8:30AM – 5:00PM)

2017 Annual Awards Banquet (6:00PM – 10:00PM)

Join us at the Old Fletcher Street Depot for a bit of history at our symposium and annual AAUS awards banquet!  This year's banquet will be PRECEDED by a 1 hour glass bottom boat tour for the first 100 people who register.  You MUST register for the boat tour on the agenda page if you wish to participate.  Immediately following the boat tour, the banquet will begin at the Depot at 7:00PM
 

Post-Symposium Field Trip

Diving the Geology of the Great Lakes

Sunday, September 17, 2017 1:00 PM - Tuesday, September 19, 2017 5:00 PM 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 
 

 



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