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NSBA AGM, Conference & Reception – Register Now!!
March 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:30 pm
NSBA’s AGM and Conference will be held on:
Thursday 8th March 2018 at the Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites, Halifax.
Conference theme is: Finding and Keeping Young Employees.
Registration Fee: NSBA Members $50 & Non-Members $100
11:00 am Annual General Meeting
A new Board of Directors is elected.
12:00 pm Lunch and view sponsor exhibits
1:00 pm Opening Remarks of Conference
1:10 pm Kayla Beck, Outreach and Promotion, Nova Scotia Boatbuilders Association
Kayla will be addressing how to reach and connect with young potential employees.
2:00 pm Dr. Sherry Scully, Director of Learning and Organizational Development, COVE
Dr. Scully will be identifying how industry can do better in connecting with potential young employees – and keeping them, once employed.
2:40 pm Health Break and view sponsor exhibits
3:00 pm Sean Kelly, Director of Business Development, GeoSpectrum Technologies Inc.
Sean will be explaining how his company connects with young people – and then keep them as employees.
3:45 pm Panel Discussion
Moderator – Jan Fullerton, Apprentice Support, Nova Scotia Boatbuilders Association
The panel discussion will comprise the three conference speakers plus Nathaniel Stabenow, a recent graduate of the Boat Builder Apprenticeship Program.
4:30 pm Closing Remarks
4:40 pm Reception with cash bar and finger foods
Lifetime Achievement Award and NSBA Boatbuilder Awards will be presented during the reception.
NSBA would like to thank our sponsors:
DSS Marine Halifax Partnership Mermaid Marine Stright-MacKay
NSBA also wishes to thank Nova Scotia Labour & Advanced Education for supporting our 2018 conference.
Contact the NSBA Office to register.