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SEEBALD & ASSOCIATES INTERNATIONAL

PRESENTS

"Facility Security Officer Conference"

 
DATE TBA
NIAGARA FALLS, NY
SHERATON AT THE FALL
 
The IFSO Conference was created to give members of the international port community a unique opportunity to have direct access to the foremost leaders that establish the industry's best practices and procedures.
 
The IFSO Conference will allow port facility professionals from around the country and world to share their expertise as well as current and future trends.  Attendees will hear from senior Coast Guard personnel and other key partners that will deliver cutting-edge insight on regulation changes with a spotlight on exemplary facilities that are leading the way.
 
The event will open with an award ceremony acknowledging these facilities and organizations followed by two days of dynamic presentations from their area of expertise including: Large/Small Port, Container, Cruise, Petro-Chemical, Cyber Security, CDC/LNG, MARAD FSO Training Requirements, Changes in Regulations, Strategies and Tips for Drills and Exercises, Strategies for Maintaining Records and Documentation, and Getting the Most Out of Annual Audits.
 
In order to give attendees, the most beneficial experience the IFSO Conference has a limited capacity and registration will be performed on a strict first come first served basis.
 
 
Agenda
 
Date TBA
6:00 pm              Awards Ceremony & Reception
 
7:00-8:30pm        Opening Presentation - Commander Ed Seebald, US Coast Guard (r)
 
 
 
Date TBA
8:30-9:30 am       Three concurrent sessions
                          1 - The latest in Coast Guard policy changes and enforcement
                          2 - Tips and Strategies for Maintaining Documents & Records - Seebald & Associates
                          3 - CDC/LNG Port Facility of Excellence - TBA
 
9:30-10:00 am     Vendor Sponsored Coffee Break
 
10:00-11:00 am   Three Concurrent Sessions
                          1 - MARAD FSO Training Requirements & Updates - Captain John Helmick, US
                               Merchant Marine Academy
                          2 - Large Port Facility of Excellence - TBA
                          3 - TBD
 
11:15-12:15 pm   Three Concurrent Sessions
                          1 - IMO Regulation Updates and Changes - TBA
                          2 - Tips & Strategies for Conducting Drills & Exercises - Seebald & Associates Int'l
                          3 - Petro-Chemical Facility of Excellence - TBA
 
12:15-1:15 pm     Vendor Hosted Lunch
 
1:30 - 2:30 pm     Three Concurrent Sessions
                          1 - Container Facility of Excellence - TBA
                          2 - Cruise / Passenger Terminal of Excellence - TBA
                          3 - TBD
 
2:30 - 3:00 pm     Vendor Sponsored Break
 
3:00 - 4:00 pm     Three Concurrent Sessions
                          1 - Small Port Facility of Excellence - TBA
                          2 - CDC/LNG Port Facility of Excellence - TBA
                          3 - Understanding Facility Audits - Captain Ray Seebald, US Coast Guard (r)
 
 
Date TBA
8:30 - 9:30 am     Three Concurrent Sessions
                          1 - The Latest in Coast Guard Policy Changes and Enforcement
                          2 - Tips and Strategies for Conducting Drills & Exercises - Seebald & Associates Int'l
                          3 - Petro/Chemical Facility of Excellence - TBA
 
9:30 - 10:00 am   Vendor Sponsored Break
 
10:00 - 11:00 am  Three Concurrent Sessions
                           1 - MARAD FSO Training Requirements and Updates - Captain John Helmick, US
                                Merchant Marine Academy
                           2 - Understanding Facility Audits - Captain Ray Seebald, US Coast Guard (r)
                           3 - Container Port Facility of Excellence - TBA
 
11:15-12:15 pm    Three Concurrent Sessions
                           1 - MO Regulation Updates and Changes - TBA
                           2 - Tips and Strategies for Maintaining Documents & Records - Seebald & Associates
                           3 - Small Port Facility of Excellence - TBA
 
12:15 - 1:15 pm    Vendor Hosted Lunch
 
1:30 - 2:30 pm      Three Concurrent Sessions
                           1 - Large Port Facility of Excellence - TBA
                           2 - Cruise / Passenger Terminal of Excellence - TBA
                           3 - TBD
 
2:30 - 3:00 pm      Closing Session
 
 
Registration Information
 
 
Conference Only
          Government / Non-Profits                         Industry
Early Bird Registration                               $495                                        $695
After March 15th                                      $545                                        $745
After June 15th                                        $595                                        $795
 
 
Conference & 1-day Post Conference FSO Refresher
                                                Previous Seebald Students                   All Others
Early Bird Registration                               $845                                         $995
After March 15th                                      $895                                        $1045
After June 15th                                        $945                                        $1095
 
 
Conference Including 3-day MARAD Certified FSO Course
Early Bird Registration                                          $1695
After March 15th                                                 $1745
After June 15th                                                   $1795
 
 
 
 
NOTE: Registration includes snack / beverage breaks, two lunches, all workshop and keynote sessions, and the Awards Reception and Cocktail Hour.  Registrations accepted on a first pay, first serve basis.  If you have any questions about registration / payment, please call 716-481-0195 or email us at: registrations@fsoconference.com