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Tuesday, April 30, 2013

7:00am - 6:00pm NSAA Registration Open Celebrity Foyer
8:00am - 1:00pm NSAA Golf Tournament Pete Dye Golf Course
8:00am - 4:30am NSAA Committee Meetings Various
1:30pm - 4:15pm Arrival Day Programs Various
4:30pm - 5:00pm Annual Business Meeting Ambassador 5
5:00pm - 6:00pm Innovation Showcase Ambassador 4
6:00pm - 9:00pm Welcome Reception Masters Plaza

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

6:30am- 7:30am Early Morning Boot Camp West Lawn (adjacent to Tennis Center
7:00am - 5:30pm NSAA Registration Open Celebrity Foyer
7:30am - 8:30am Continental Breakfast Ambassador Foyer
8:30am - 9:45am Opening Keynote Address Ambassador 1-3
9:45am - 10:00am Morning Break Ambassador Foyer

10:00am - 11:15am

Sessions

  • Forging a Positive Future
  • Same Old Song and Dance: The Latest Hits from the Beltway
  • Maximizing Profitability and Guest Satisfaction in your Existing Rental Operations


  • Ambassador 5
  • Ambassador 6
  • Ambassador 7
11:00am - 1:30pm Tradeshow Opening Lunch Celebrity Ballroom
1:45pm - 3:00pm Concurrent General Sessions
  • Alex Kozinkski: Perspectives on Technology and Privacy and the Changing Legal Landscape
  • SnowSports Industry Innovation Power Hour
  • Ambassador 1-3
  • Ambassador 4
3:00pm - 3:15pm Afternoon Break Ambassador Foyer

3:15pm - 4:30pm

Sessions

  • Strategies for Growth: Snowboarding's Future
  • FAQs: The Top 10 Unresolved Issues of Health Care Reform
  • Season Overview: Key Statistics and Trends from the 2012/13 Season


  • Ambassador 5
  • Ambassador 6
  • Ambassador 7
4:30pm - 5:30pm Golden Eagle/Safety Awards Reception Ambassador 4
5:00pm - 7:30pm Tradeshow Reception Celebrity Ballroom

Thursday, May 2, 2013

7:00am - 3:00pm NSAA Registration Open Celebrity Foyer
7:30am - 9:30am Outdoor Adventures
  • TREK Road Ride 7:00-9:30am
  • Jeep Tour 7:00-9:45am 
  • Speed Golf 7:00am
  • Boot Camp 7:30-8:30am
Various
7:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast Ambassador Foyer
10:00am - 11:15am Morning Keynote Ambassador 1-3
11:30am - 1:00pm Tradeshow Lunch Celebrity Ballroom

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Sessions

  • Grassroots Initiatives that Bring People to the Slopes
  • Assessing the Risk on Special Events: Consequences and Lessons Learned
  • Punching Social Media in the Face


  • Ambassador 5
  • Ambassador 6
  • Ambassador 7
2:30pm - 2:45pm Afternoon Break Ambassador Foyer

2:45pm - 3:45pm

Sessions

  • Learning from the Leaders: Keys to Increasing Participation and Conversion
  • Resorts in the Crosshairs: Litigation and Legal Update (Closed Session)
  • Capitalizing on your Bed Base: Rent-by-Owner and Other Forces at Play
  • Snow, Blow, Grass and Coke: Environmental Dangers in the Ski Industry


  • Ambassador 6
  • Ambassador 1
  • Ambassador 7
  • Ambassador 5

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Sessions

  • Branded Social Video: The Snowsports' Marketers Newest Tool
  • Advances in Technology and its Expanding Role in Risk Management
  • "Brand" New: Optimization through Best-In-Class Resort Facilities and Service


  • Ambassador 5
  • Ambassador 6
  • Ambassador 7
5:15pm - 6:30pm Marketing Awards Reception Ambassador 4
7:00pm - 10:00pm Final Night Party Adjacent to Pete Dye Golf Shop

Friday, May 3, 2013

8:00am - 10:00am Departure Breakfast Oasis Courtyard