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Speaker Schedule

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Speaker Schedule | March 1, 2023

Ballroom 4: Skydiving & Fireside Chats

Speaker NameSeminar TitleTimeDuration
Melissa NelsonTop 3 Things I have Learned as a National Director8:0045 min
Matt LeonardWhy is Canopy Flocking?9:0045 min
Fred Williams, Mike Sarraille & Nicholas KushTriple 7 Expedition - Seven jumps, Seven Continents, Seven days10:00105 min
Miles Daisher Hosted by James La BarrieFireside Chat: Red Bull Airforce12:00105 min
Melissa NelsonThe Art of Big Ways2:0045 min
Bill BoothRelative Workshop / UPT - 50 years!3:00105 min

Ballroom 3: Skydiving

Speaker NameSeminar TitleTimeDuration
John Hart & Yuliya Pangburn & Brian PangburnThe Essence of Canopy Relative Work and why Skydivers Should be Doing CRW8:0045 min
Yuliya PangburnFlying Your Canopy is an Inevitable Part of the Skydive - SO Start Loving It9:0045 min
Ron Bell2022 Fatality Summary10:0045 min
Albert BerchtoldSkydive Safety Culture - Reducing Foreseeable Accidents to Zero11:0045 min
Jens GronemeyerThe Advantage of Using Digital Altimeters in Student Training / The Limitation of Sports Products in Tactical Jumping / Inhopps12:0045 min
Jim McCormickYour Museum … Revealed1:0045 min
Fred WilliamsCPS' Mount Everest Expedition2:0045 min
Tomasz KozlowskiSkydiving as a Tool for Charity Projects3:0045 min
Melanie CurtisInfluence and Impact through the Lens of Professional Skydiving4:0045 min

Ballroom 2: Technical

TBDSeminar TitleTimeDuration
Julien PeelmanDefining New Standards8:0045 min
Matt ZwickerDesign of Parachute Structural Joints9:0045 min
T.K. DonleSpring Loaded Pilot Chute Hesitations10:0045 min
Jay StokesSpecial Needs Tandem Jumping11:0045 min
Stanisław RzewuskiHow the Guiness World Record of Highest Tandem Parachute Jump Was Set and Proven12:0045 min
James DalebozikHigh Altitude Parachuting and the race to 35,000 ft; Is NATO ready1:0045 min
Ian BoboEvolution of Technologies in Canopy Control Training2:0045 min
Allison Reay & “Kappie” Ignatious KappMaterial Magic3:0045 min
Ricardo PettenaSkydive Safer Seminar4:0045 min

Ballroom 5: Management & Government

Speaker NameSeminar TitleTimeDuration
James La BarrieMake Marketing Great Again8:0045 min
Ronnie HughanVirtual Reality as a Training Tool9:0045 min
Jesse "Tex" LeosThe Rise in Angle Flying Popularity - What Your DZ Needs to Know10:0045 min
Ed ScottA Case for Improved Jump Pilot Training11:0045 min
George HargisSocial Media Best Practices12:0045 min
Shannon PilcherBuilding a Better Business Through Better Teamwork1:0045 min
Larry OxenhamDon't Kill your Golden Goose- Protect & Perpetuate your Business2:0045 min
Dennis BullardWith Lives on the Line, Every Personality Matters3:00105 min

Ballroom 1: Rigging Room #1

Speaker NameSeminar TitleTimeDuration
Todd ShoebothamPacking the TL2 Single Parachute BASE Rig8:0045 min
Kirk Smith & Abbie MashaalMain Parachute Packer Certification (Proposed)9:00105 min
Charlie MarkinPacking a "Softie" Seat Emergency Parachute System11:0045 min
Derek ThomasDiscussion on Rigger Training - Long Ear Packing12:00105 min
Kevin GibsonCommon Rigging Errors and Misunderstandings2:00105 min
Rory CorriganInfinity Reserve Packing Best Practices3:0045 min
Moderator: Betsy HoatesParachute Rigger Trivia - Sudden Death Round & Awards4:0045 min

Ballroom 2: Rigging Room #2

Speaker NameSeminar TitleTimeDuration
Hannah AlbrechtParachute Patching and a Discussion of More Extensive Canopy Repairs8:00105 min
Brett NewmanKeeping It Simple10:0045 min
Pablito PerazzoliPacking a Reserve11:0045 min
Tom Parker / Steve "Pickles" SimpsonPacking the Javelin Odyssey, A Master Class.12:00105 min
Mark KruseHow to run a Profitable and Efficient Rigging Loft2:00105 min