ABBRA – American Boat Builders & Repairers Association

Annual Symposium


Save the Date – March 5th & 6th, 2020

Eastport Yacht Club – Annapolis, MD

Join us for the only conference designed by boatyard operators for boatyard operators…. addressing the issues important to boat builders and repairers.

The ABBRA Annual Meeting & Symposium focuses on the issues that affect boat building, refit, repair, and service companies. It provides an opportunity to build relationships with other professionals that share common interests and challenges. It is designed to promote professionalism in our industry, inspire you to consider necessary changes to improve productivity and determine what you can do today that will have a positive impact on the future of your business. Don’t miss this opportunity to gain some new knowledge, insights, and network with your peers from around the country!

  • Thursday, March 5th, 2020
    • 8.00 am to 10.00 am  – MSM Breakfast.
    • 11.00 am to 4.00 pm – Boatyard Tour.
    • 5.30 pm to 9.00 pm – Annual Meeting / Awards Ceremony / Marine Service Manager Certification & Reception
  • Friday, March 6th, 2020
    • 08.00 am to 5.00 pm – Day Long Business Conference in round table format.

Who should attend? This event is designed for business owners, operators, and managers