12P Greg Hill – Rules to Skin By
Having recently been tumbled by an avalanche in Pakistan, Greg Hill realizes the rules he uses in the people to venture deeper into the backcountry but arming them with some knowledge to stay safer.
2P Verde Retail Clinic
Selling Avalanche Safety Equipment (Online Sales, Bent Gate, Denver REI, Christy’s)
5P Jeremy Jones – Tolerating Risk
Happy Hour – suds and stories: with risk comes reward and it’s not about rolling the dice. Listen to Jeremy as he discusses what goes into the decision making process as he evaluates whether or not to ride a certain line
10A Panel: Media & Avalanches
Join us as our panel strives to identify practical ways to incorporate avalanche safety messaging while portraying the sports we love. (Megan Michaelson, Adam Howard, John Stifer, Jones TGR, Ethan Greene, Jason Blevins)
11A Open Q&A with AIARE
Stop into the booth to learn more about the current and future state of avalanche education in the U.S and how you can get involved.
12P Chris Davenport – Managing Risk in the Mountains: Lessons from the Backcountry
Chris will discuss the lessons learned from 20 years of backcountry skiing and mountaineering. Themes of the talk include managing risk, the importance of goal setting, and how the importance of achieving “flow state” while in the mountains.
2P Specialty Retail Clinic
Selling Avalanche Safety Equipment (Mtn. Specialty), Bent Gate, Alpineer, Neptune, Mountain Outfitters Breckenridge
5P Lynsey Dyer – Creating the Wow Factor Without the Danger Factor
Join us for a conversation with athlete and film maker Lynsey Dyer on the topic of how to create buzz and inspire consumers, by focusing on having fun safely. Lynsey will drive the conversation with highlights and stories from her movie Pretty Faces
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