41st Annual NAPBIRT Conference
April 21-24, 2017


 


SCHEDULE
(subject to change)
Updated: April 20, 2017


Thursday - April 20
1:00pm - 5:00pm ............ NAPBIRT Office Open


Friday - April 21
7:30am - 5:45pm ............ NAPBIRT Office Open
12:00pm - 5:30pm .......... Exhibits Open
6:00pm ........................... Cash Bar
6:30pm ........................... Dinner
After Dinner - 10:00pm .... NAPBIRT Office Open
After Dinner - 10:00pm .... Exhibits Open
After Dinner ..................... First Timers Meeting


Saturday - April 22
7:30am - 12:00pm .......... NAPBIRT Office Open
8:00am - 9:30am ............ Break-Out Clinics
 
111 - Bocim / Lehotsky - First Year in the Field
112 - Rendell - Social Media in the Shop
113 - Simianer / Corrigan - Brass Repair & History
114 - Michael Barr - Tympani
115 - Kraus - Choosing A Pad

9:30am - 12:00pm .......... Exhibits Open
9:30am - 10:15am .......... Coffee Break (Sponsored by: Eastman Music Company)
10:15am - 11:45am ........ Break-Out Clinics
 
121 - Dan King - MacGyver's Guide
122 - Peterson - A Torch & Imagination
123 - Simianer / Corrigan - Brass Repair & History
124 - Michael Barr - Tympani
125 - Kraus - Choosing A Pad

12:00pm ......................... Lunch (Sponsored by: Allied / Getzen)
12:30pm - 1:00pm .......... Allied / Getzen General Session
1:30pm - 2:20pm ............ Annual Meeting
2:30pm - 5:30pm ............ Exhibits Open
2:30pm - 5:30pm ............ NAPBIRT Office Open
3:30pm - 5:00pm ............ Break-Out Clinics
 
131 - Dan King - MacGyver's Guide
132 - Peterson - A Torch & Imagination
133 - Gonzalez - Working With Band Directors
134 - Hirschmann - Setting Up Stringed Instruments
135 - Bainbridge - Flute Repair 101

6:00pm .......................... Evening Open


Sunday - April 23
7:00am - 8:00am ........... Non-Denominational Service
8:00am - 9:00am ........... Breakfast
9:00am - 10:30am ......... 201 - General Session: Rob & Amy Wise - Insurance and You
10:30am - 5:00pm ......... NAPBIRT Office Open
10:30am - 3:30pm ......... Exhibits Open
12:00pm - 1:00pm ......... Coffee Break
1:00pm - 2:30pm ........... Break-Out Clinics
 
211 - Bocim - Introduction to 3D Printing
212 - Cleveland - Saxophone Concepts
213 - Lindenberg / Nye - Business Concepts
214 - Hirschmann - Setting Up Stringed Instruments
215 - Bainbridge - Flute Repair 101

3:30pm - 5:00pm ........... Break-Out Clinics
 
221 - Bocim - Introduction to 3D Printing
222 - Cleveland - Saxophone Concepts
223 - Lindenberg / Nye - Business Concepts
224 - Hamner - Instrument Diagnostics
225 - Keren Barr - Professional Level Flute Repair

6:00pm ........................... Evening Open


Monday - April 24
8:30am - 9:30am ........... Breakfast
9:00am - 3:00pm ........... NAPBIRT Office Open
9:45am - 11:15am ......... Break-Out Clinics
 
311 - DeCastro - New Tech/Materials
312 - Sawday - Repair vs. Manufacturing
313 - Zehr / Morantz / Tanabe - Chemical Cleaning & Safety
314 - Hamner - Instrument Diagnostics
315 - Keren Barr - Professional Level Flute Repair

11:15am - 12:15pm ....... Coffee Break
12:15pm - 1:45pm ......... Break-Out Clinics
 
321 - DeCastro - New Tech/Materials
322 - Sawday - Repair vs. Manufacturing
323 - Zehr / Morantz / Tanabe - Chemical Cleaning & Safety
324 - Gonzalez - Working With Band Directors
325 - Rendell - Social Media in the Shop

2:15pm - 3:45pm ........... Break-Out Clinics
 
331 - Ultra Clinic - Hosted By: Mike Nye - The Repair Guy

6:00pm ........................... Cash Bar
6:30pm ........................... Dinner