Tag Archives: AMI

AMI adds online marina management course

The Association of Marina Industries Training Institute has added an online Intermediate Marina Management (IMM) course to our fall schedule. The IMM is the training institute’s most popular course, which focuses on marina operations, policies and procedures. The online course begins November 11, 2020 and runs through December 10, 2020, holding two classes per week on Wednesdays and Thursdays from ...

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2021 AMI Conference & Expo registration opens

AMI registration opens

Registration for the Association of Marina Industries (AMI) Conference & Expo, formerly the International Marina & Boatyard Conference (IMBC), is now open at marinaassociation.org/conferenceandexpo. Entering its 19th year, the conference will be held February 2-4, 2021, at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach, FL. AMI is planning a face-to-face event along with a virtual component. Full face-to-face conference fees begin at $399 ...

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IBEX announces 2019 Super Sessions and special events

The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) announced today a series of Super Sessions and special events, as part of its Education Conference. The Super Sessions are hosted by exhibiting companies and industry associations to offer in-depth training and topic-specific learning. These pre-conference Super Sessions take place Sunday and Monday (September 29-30), prior to the opening of the IBEX Exhibit ...

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IMBC issues call for presenters

The International Marina and Boatyard Conference has posted a "Call for Presenters" on its website.  The conference, produced by the Association of Marina Industries (AMI), is scheduled for Jan. 14 - 16, 2020, at the Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Presentations should be designed for beginner to advanced levels of experience without overt company or product promotions.  Submissions ...

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MRAA, NMMA, RIMTA publish guide to growing the workforce

Today, as the result of a yearlong collaborative effort, the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas, the National Marine Manufacturers Association and the Rhode Island Marine Trades Association announced the release of “10+1 Strategy: A Marine Industry Guide to Growing the Workforce.” Endorsed by 25 national, regional and state trade associations, the “10+1 Strategy: Marine Industry Guide to Growing the ...

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AMI joins the Outdoor Recreation Industry Roundtable

The Association of Marina Industries announced its membership to the Outdoor Recreation Industry Roundtable. AMI joins America's outdoor recreation leaders and other marine industry associations to promote the growth of the outdoor recreation economy, through policy and legislative reform. ORIR strives to achieve the following: Ensure the primary drivers of the outdoor recreation economy across the U.S. are recognized; Foster ...

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AMI & MDA release Infrastructure and Operations Survey Report

The Association of Marina Industries released the 2017 Operations and Infrastructure Survey Report. Coordinated with Marina Dock Age Magazine, the report is based on an online survey that was distributed to marinas throughout the country in the spring of 2017. The survey was completed by over 230 marinas. Portions of the final report have been revealed in AMI's newsletter and Marina ...

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AMI and PCC form new membership alliance

The Association of Marina Industries welcomes the Pacific Coast Congress of Harbormasters & Port Managers as its newest membership partner. Now all PCC marina and harbor facilities members will automatically become AMI members as a part of their PCC membership. This means PCC members will now have access to all AMI services, products and benefits in addition to those they ...

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Intermediate Marina Management summer course offered in Minneapolis

The International Marina Institute, a subsidiary of the Association of Marina Industries, is offering its Intermediate Marina Management course Aug. 14- 17, in Minneapolis in partnership with the Midwest Marina Association. The IMM course is the first step toward earning the Certified Marina Manager or Certified Marina Operator designations. Upon successful completion of the IMM course, students must then attend ...

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