Tuesday, May 22, 2007

Technical Diving Conference Announced - 2008 Details

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Details on 2008 Technical Diving Conference Announced

DAN is hosting a Technical Diving Conference on January 18-19, 2008 in Durham, NC. The conference will feature four half-day workshops covering an agenda that includes topics on physiology, decompression, rebreathers and training, and two evenings featuring dinner presentations on wreck and cave penetrations. Discussions will include the operational and medical aspects of technical diving, and the forum will also address ways to improve effectiveness and safety. Throughout the conference, the workshops, discussions, panels and presentations will be conducted and led by global leaders in the technical diving field, including Simon Mitchell, Dr. Richard Vann, John Chatterton, Richie Kohler, and Jarrod Jablonski. For a complete program schedule and list of speakers, please visit www.DiversAlertNetwork.org.

Early registration for the conference is $325; registrations must be received by September 30, 2007. After September 30, the registration fee increases to $425 through December 31. Any registrations received after December 31 will be charged the full fee of $500. Registration fees include access to all workshops, conference-sponsored dinners and receptions, presentations and discussion forums, and a souvenir fleece jacket (retail value $75). Visit us online to register.

Space will be limited. If you have questions, would like additional information, or need assistance with the registration process, contact research@dan.duke.edu or call (919) 684-2948 x 260. We’ll see you in Durham!

Please email omnidive@omnidivers.com if you are interested or want additional information.

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