Women's Summit

Event: Women’s Summit 2020
Dates: March 1 – 4, 2020 
Location: Snowbird, Utah
Rate: $360, and after Jan. 1, rate increases to $400. 

Travel Accommodations: Book on your own.

Lodging: Call 800.232.9542 to secure special group rates at The Lodge at Snowbird. Or, book at https://reservations.snowbird.com/ and use group code PSIA20.
CEUs: 18 for 3 days (6 CEUs per day.)
Open to: PSIA-AASI members and National Ski Patrol and USSA members. (If you’re a non-PSIA-AASI, heads up that you’ll create an account when you register.)

Scholarship Opportunity: Review this information and apply by Friday, Nov. 8. 

Key Deadlines: 

  • Early registration ends Jan 1, 2020
  • Registration ends Feb 1, 2020
  • Cancel before Feb 14, 2020 to receive a full refund
  • Cancel between Feb 14, 2020 and Feb 21, 2020 to receive a 50% refund
  • Cancellations after Feb 21, 2020 are non-refundable

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Women’s Summit brings together women from across all PSIA-AASI divisions and disciplines, for four days of empowerment and inspiration. This year's event focuses on leadership in the snowsports industry. By attending you will: 

  • Gain the tools you need to advance in the snowsports industry
  • Network with industry leaders, PSIA-AASI National Team members, and motivated women from around the country. 
  • Learn from keynote speakers Mermer Blakeslee, past member of the PSIA-AASI National Team and accomplished author, and Kelly Pawlak, National Ski Areas Association president.

Design your own experience and select from the education tracks below, which will be led by experts in their fields. Each evening, you’ll gather for talks and social opportunities to broaden your knowledge and networking. 

Education Tracks - select  from one of the following tracks

  • Tryout Track: For Level III candidates motivated to succeed as an Examiner or a Demonstration “demo” Team member. Must be actively pursuing candidacy. Participants will be coached by past or current demo team members. Content includes on-snow, teaching,  and indoor presentation performance skills. 
  • Certification Prep Track: For Level I and II candidates actively pursuing certification. Ski or ride with your group in the morning, choose from several on snow options or indoor lectures in the afternoon.
  • General Ski/Ride Improvement: Explore the mountain each morning with a guide/coach. Groups will be split by desire for challenge or comfort and quantity of coaching. Afternoon on snow options are available.
  • Leadership & Learning: For those interested in pursuing resort leadership roles, at PSIA-AASI or in the snowsports industry. Received guidance each morning through facilitated on-hill discussions while exploring the resort. Afternoon options includes on hill or indoor lectures. 

Schedule:

Sunday, March 1

  • 2 – 6 p.m. - Arrival / Check-in
  • 5 – 6 p.m. – Keynote by Mermer Blakeslee “Knowing When to Learn, When to Perform”
  • 6 – 7 p.m. – National Ski Patrol “Get Acquainted” Meet Up
  • 6 – 8 p.m. – Welcome Reception

Monday, March 2

  • 8:30 a.m. – Morning Welcome 
  • 9 – Noon – On Snow Sessions
  • Noon – 1 p.m. – Lunch 
  • 1 – 3:30 p.m. – Indoor Workshop: Discovering the People Skills Fundamental
  • 1 – 4 p.m. – On Snow Sessions
  • 2 – 3 p.m. – Indoor Presentation 
  • 4 – 5 p.m. – Keynote 
  • 5 – 7 p.m. – Après Ski

Tuesday, March 3 

  • 8:30 a.m. – Morning Welcome 
  • 9 – Noon – On Snow Sessions
  • Noon – 1 p.m. – Lunch 
  • 1 – 3:30 p.m. – Indoor Workshop: Using the Feedback Loop for Learning and Performance
  • 1 – 3:30 – Presentation Practice 
  • 1 – 4 p.m. – On Snow Sessions
  • 2 – 3 p.m. – Indoor Presentation: Becoming a Mentor
  • 4 – 5 p.m. – Industry Roundtable
  • 5 – 7 p.m. – Après Ski 

Wednesday, March 4

  • 8:30 a.m. – Morning Welcome 
  • 9 – Noon – On Snow Sessions
  • Noon – 1 p.m. – Lunch 
  • 1 – 4 p.m. – On Snow Sessions

Questions?
Contact PSIA-AASI Member Services
memberservices@thesnowpros.org
303.987.9390

 

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