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ABBRA Boatyard Business Conference

  • 22 Jan 2014
  • 12:00 PM
  • 24 Jan 2014
  • 4:00 PM
  • B Ocean Hotel - Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL


  • Not currently a member of ABBRA? Please contact us for a special offer on your Membership Dues for Boatyard Business Conference attendees.

Log In with your ABBRA User Name (your email address) and password to register for the Conference at the Member Rate. To pay by credit card you will be redirected to Pay Pal. You do not need to have a Pay Pal account. Click on "Don't Have a Pay Pal Account?" to complete the payment process.

Online Registration is Now Closed.  Registration Will Open On-Site at Noon on Wednesday at the Hotel

Register before January 8, 2014 and lock in the 2013 Conference Rate of $295 for members and $395 for non-members.  After this date registration will be increased to $395 for members and $495 for non-members.  The guest rate of $125 will stay the same.

The ABBRA Boatyard Business Conference will focus on the operational, legislative, workforce, and technical business issues critical in day-to-day management of boatyards and marine service facilities today while also considering a vision for the future. This conference is unique and builds on the success of the ABBRA 2013 Boatyard Business Conference format. The ABBRA conference will be completely focused on the business of running a boatyard whether a boatbuilding, boat repair, service/maintenance or  refit facility.

Hotel Information
The Conference Hotel is the beautiful oceanfront B Ocean Hotel on Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida. This recently remodeled and upgraded boutique hotel boasts breathtaking ocean views from each room, excellent restaurants on property and is walking distance from the beach and other popular local venues. The Conference Attendee rate at B Ocean Hotel is $179 plus tax per night and includes breakfast for two each day. ** Once you have registered, you will receive a confirmation e-mail which will provide you a link to make your hotel room reservation under "Hotel Reservation Information."

Cancellation/Refund Policy
Conference Registration is non-refundable after December 31, 2013.  Cancellations after that date will not be refunded.  If you are also booking a hotel, reservations must be made through the official conference reservation website, and may be cancelled up to 72 hours prior to arrival. The website link is provided after completing registration for the conference.

For more information call the ABBRA office at 954-654-7821 or send an email to

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