Sail America Industry Conference Annapolis, MD – April 6-8, 2022

Sail America Conference

Mar 28, 2022

Join us in Annapolis, MD for the 2022 Sail America Industry Conference (SAIC). The conference hosts speakers, workshops, and panel discussions with industry leaders and colleagues. Featured events include an opening reception, a day-and-a-half of educational seminars, an industry reception, raffle and more!

One-day passes are now available! It’s a busy time for the industry, but we would love to see you- even if it’s just for one day! You can now purchase a one-day pass for April 6th, 7th, or 8th for the discounted rate of $225 for Sail America members and $275 for non-members.


Inclusion Marketing: Strategies for Fostering a More Diverse Audience Keynote: Roger Mader, Ampersand, former acting CMO, Subway

Navigating Transition Fog and Leading Through Change
Brenda Reynolds, Consultant, Speaker, and Author

Nuts and Bolts of Inclusion Marketing
Roger Mader, Ampersand

Strategies for Leading Through Change and Uncertainty
Brenda Reynolds, Consultant, Speaker, and Author

Tolerating and Reducing Stress and Anxiety: Science-Based Principles for Performance and Life
Dr. Tim Herzog, Reaching Ahead Counseling and Mental Performance

Soft Skills are the Power Skills: Hiring Right to Power the Best Customer Experience
Nick Schacht, SHRM SCP, Chief Global Development Officer

Cybersecurity Awareness: Mitigating Risk at the Intersection of Technology and Business
Anthony DiGiulian and Jeff Bathurst, S,C & H Group

Breakout General Session Follow-up
Dr. Tim Herzog, Reaching Ahead Counseling and Mental Performance

Developing the Industry Leaders of Tomorrow
Nick Schacht, SHRM SCP, Chief Global Development Officer

Innovation & Technology-Technology advancements in marine propulsion and power generation currently being developed with the goal of lowering and eventually eliminating greenhouse gas emissions. Kevin Carlan, Yanmar Mastry Engine Center

Panel- Neptune Awards: Lessons Learned from the Most Successful Marine Marketing Campaigns of 2021

Panel- Taking the Longview: What Will the Sailing Industry Look Like in 2032?
Charlie Saville, Quantum Sails; Todd Hess, The SailTime Group;
Franck Bauguil, THL Marine; William B. Jones, Garmin
Moderated by Mark Pillsbury, Cruising World/Sailing World

Click HERE to see the complete schedule at a glance, register for the regatta, and learn about sponsorship opportunities!


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