2018 NMEA RTCM Conference and Expo Schedule
Subject to change without notice

Tuesday September 25, 2018

7:00am
  • Continental Breakfast in Registration Area 
7:30am - 12:00pm
  • Exhibitor Setup
8:00am - 5:00pm 
  • NMEA & ABYC Combined Training Day 1 - Electrical Review *Must pre-register
8:00am - 5:00pm 
  • Basic NMEA Installer Training (MEI) *Must pre-register
8:00am - 9:15am
  • NMEA OneNet Ethernet Standard
  • ABYC Standards Update
  • Transducer Installations
  • RTCM Opening Session & Annual Meeting
  • Chuck Husick Award
9:15am - 9:30am
  • Coffee Break in Registration Area
9:30am - 10:45am
  • Sell Safety with Your Electronics
  • Marine Satellite TV Solutions
  • Business Sense Live
  • El Faro Investigation Report
  • FCC, IEC, US Coast Guard Reports
10:45am - 11:00am
  • Coffee Break in Registration Area 
11:00am - 12:15pm
  • Quickbooks
  • Marketing with Social Media
  • Hands on Connectors
  • Modernizing AIS
  • Autonomous Vehicles (Rolls Royce & ABS)
  • SC-134--GNSS (High Accuracy, High Integrity)
12:15pm - 1:30pm
  • Buffet Lunch - Opening Remarks
1:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Exhibits Open
4:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall 
 
Wednesday September 26, 2018

7:00am
  • Continental Breakfast in Registration Area
8:00am - 5:00pm 
  • NMEA & ABYC Combined Training Day 2 - Electrical Exam *Must pre-register
8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Basic NMEA 2000 Installer Training *Must pre-register
8:00am - 9:15am
  • Quickbooks
  • Modernizing AIS
  • Sell Safety with Your Electronics
  • Inland Waterways Updates
9:15am - 9:30am
  • Coffee Break in Registration Area
9:30am - 10:45am
  • Hands On Connectors
  • ABYC Standards Update
  • Social Media
  • NMEA OneNet Ethernet Standard
  • Satellite Communication Providers: Inmarsat, Ligado, Orbcom, GlobalStar, Iridium, One Web
  • Solid State Maritime Surveillance Radars
  • Rolls Royce Integrated System
10:45am - 11:00am
  • Coffee Break in Registration Area 
11:00am - 12:15pm
  • Business Sense Live
  • Marine Satellite TV Solutions
  • Transducer Installations
  • Maritime Cybersecurity
  • WRC-19 update
12:15pm - 1:30pm
  • Business Buffet Luncheon
1:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Exhibits Open 
4:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Reception in Exhibit Hall
8:00pm - 12:00am
  • Exhibit Breakdown (Option to break down at 8:00 AM Thursday, 9/27)
 
Thursday September 27, 2018

7:00am
  • Continental Breakfast in Registration Area
8:00am - 5:00pm 
  • NMEA & ABYC Combined Training Day 3 - NMEA MEI Installer *Must pre-register
8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Advanced NMEA Installer Training (AMEI) *Must pre-register
  • Online Training Review and Testing (MEI) 8:00 AM -12:00 PM & (NMEA 2000) 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    *Must pre-register
8:00am - 9:15am
  • GOST Manufacturer Session
  • Digital Yacht Manufacturer Session
  • Actisense Manufacturer Session
  • AIS, VDES, eNav, ECDIS
9:15am - 9:30am
  • Coffee Break in Registration Area
9:30am - 10:45am 
  • Wave WiFi Manufacturer Session
  • Si-Tex Manufacturer Session
  • Rules, Regulations & Licensing Seminar
10:45am - 11:00am
  • Coffee Break in Registration Area
11:00am - 12:15pm
  • Lumishore Manufacturer Session
  • Shakespeare Manufacturer Session
  • Cybersecurity Workshop
12:15pm - 1:30pm
  • Buffet Lunch
1:30pm - 2:45pm
  • Intellian Manufacturer Session
  • Maretron Manufacturer Session
  • Nobeltec Manufacturer Session
  • RTCM GMDSS Task Force Meeting
3:00pm - 4:15pm
  • KVH Manufacturer Session
  • RTCM GMDSS Task Force Meeting (Continued)
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • NMEA Awards Reception
7:30pm-9:00pm
  • NMEA Awards Dinner  

Friday September 28, 2018

7:00am
  • Continental Breakfast in Registration Area
8:00am - 5:00pm 
  • NMEA & ABYC Combined Training Day 4 - NMEA MEI Installer *Must pre-register
8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Advanced NMEA 2000® Installer Training *Must pre-register
8:00am - 12:00pm
  • C Zone Manufacturer Training Session
  • Furuno Manufacturer Training Session
  • FLIR / Raymarine Manufacturer Training Session
9:00am - 3:30pm
  •  NOAA Beacon Workshop
12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Buffet Lunch
1:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Airmar Manufacturer Training Session
  • Garmin Manufacturer Training Session
  • Simrad / Lowrance / B & G Manufacturer Training Session

  
 
 
 
 
 
 

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