Michigan trade group conference set for December

Registration is open for the Michigan Boating Industries Association’s 2015 Recreational Boating Educational Conference.
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Registration is open for the Michigan Boating Industries Association’s 2015 Recreational Boating Educational Conference.

The conference will take place Dec. 9-10 at the Radisson Hotel in Lansing, Mich.

“Our members value this opportunity to learn from experts and from each other at many networking opportunities during the conference,” MBIA executive director Nicki Polan said in a statement. “We also host our MBIA annual meeting, awards luncheon, association update and election results at RBEC.”

More than 150 marine businessmen and women from the Michigan boating industry are expected to attend.

The two-day event has targeted educational seminars featuring three tracks: marina; dealer and marketing; and new technology.

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