Friday, September 14, 2012

Please join us at the
2012 Canadian Yachting Association Annual General Meeting and Conference
in Halifax, Nova Scotia October 26th - 28th.

The AGM and Conference meetings will take place in downtown Halifax at the Four Points By Sheraton Halifax, 1496 Hollis St., Halifax, NS, B3J3Z1.

The Annual General Meeting will commence at 2:00pm on Saturday, October 27th.

Draft AGM and Conference Schedule - Click here for the detailed schedule

Schedule Highlights:

Thursday October 25th:

CYA & PSA EDs meeting
Retirement Reception honouring Brian Todd

Friday, October 26th:
CYA Board of Directors and PSA Executive Directors’ Meeting
Coaching and Instruction Panel Meetings
CYA Board of Directors, PSA Executive Directors and Operational Committee Chairs’ Meeting
Regatta Delivery Summit
- Reinvigoratring a CAN-AM Circuit of events
- Race Course Management  - working with new teams and tales from the deep water 2011 Sunfish Worlds
- New Racing Rules - impact on Regatta delivery and information for Coaches
CYA Board of Directors Meeting
Saturday October 27th:
CANSail Now & Next - Training and Programming
Breakout sessions:
- CANSail Dinghy programming for children & youth – round table
- Insurance & HR 101
- Losing the paperwork!
- Grow your programs! Looking beyond the junior sailing school
- Offshore Racing - CYA's support to organizers of Offshore races; ISAF Special Regs & stability screening
Vision 2020 - The National High Performance Plan
Annual General Meeting with State of the Nation report to members

Sunday October 28th:
CYA Board of Directors and Provincial Council Meeting
Board of Directors Meeting

There will be a daily registration fee of $50. Registration includes refreshment breaks and lunch daily. Click here to register now!

The Four Points By Sheraton Halifax has agreed to offer CYA AGM and Conference attendees a reduced accommodation rate of $125.00 per night for single or double occupancy (parking and high speed internet access included).
Reservations can be made directly with the hotel by calling 1-866-444-9494. Be sure to use the Reservation Code: Canadian Yachting Association when booking guest rooms to ensure you receive the reduced rates.

Stay tuned to for CYA AGM and Conference details.

Please contact Genevieve Manning for details.