2012 AWCI Convention

2012 Daily Meeting Schedule
Denver Convention, Aug 1 – 5th
(E-mail moc.icwanull@ofni for more information)

2012 Pricing – Denver Convention, Aug 1 – 5th
Early bird registration (through 7/13/12) – $449
Standard registration (after 7/13/12) – $499
1-day registration – $250
REC Students – half price – early bird – $225
REC Students – half price – standard – $250
Vendor Tables (2 half-days) two 8’ tables – $349  (internet/electric included/individuals must pay own registration)
ELM Trust Dinner – $75 per person
Plus-One early bird registration – $299 (includes all convention-sponsored meals – all activities on their own)
Plus-One standard registration – $349

 

Wednesday

  • Breakfast- On your own
  • 8-10 am- ELM Trust
  • 10:15 am-12:15 pm -Perpetuation Fund
  • 9 am- 12 pm- Affiliate Chapter
  • 12 pm-1:30 pm- Lunch (on your own)
  • 1:30 – 3:30 pm – BOE Meeting
  • 3:45 – 5:30 pm – REC Meeting
  • Dinner- on your own
  • 9 pm- 12 midnight – Hospitality Room

Thursday

  • Breakfast- on your own
  • 8 am – 12:00 pm – IAB Meeting
  • 12 pm-1:30 pm- Lunch (on your own)
  • 1:30- 5:30 pm- BOD
  • 6:30-9 pm- Welcome Reception
  • 9 pm- 12 midnight – Hospitality Room

Friday

  Stephen Forsey
Keynote Speaker:
Stephen Forsey of Greubel Forsey specialized in antique clock restoration before he became head of Watch Restoration at Asprey’s in London. In 1992 he joined Robert Greubel’s team. Forsey and Greubel are, first and foremost, inventors. Their timepieces are sophisticated, meticulously decorated manifestations of the technical inventions that come from their creative cauldron. This is guaranteed to be a fascinating presentation!

 

 

  • 7-8:30 am Breakfast Provided
  • 8-8:30 am – Keynote Speaker: Stephen Forsey
  • 8:30 am – 12:30 pm- Watchmaker Education – 3 classes

            Watch Education (1/2 CEU for all 3 classes)

            Tom Schomaker, CMW21

            Wesley Grau, CMW21

            Jordan Ficklin, CW21

  • 8:30 am – 12:30 pm- Clockmaker Education – 3 classes

            Clock Education

            Bob Ockenden, CMC

            Mark Purdy, CC21

            Ron Iverson, CMC

  • 12:30-1:30 pm – Lunch Provided
  • 1:30 pm- 5:30 pm- Trade Fair
  • 6-9 pm- ELM Fund Raising Dinner,  Speaker: Archie Perkins
  • 9 pm- 12 midnight – Hospitality Room

   Archie Perkins

Book Signing & Dinner Speaker
Archie Perkins, a legend in watchmaking, will be signing his newest AWCI-published book: Antique Watch Restoration, Vlm I. Mr. Perkins has served on the AWCI Board of Directors. He has achieved the distinguished titles of Certified Master Watchmaker and Fellow of AWCI, Fellow of NAWCC, and Fellow of the British Horological Institute.

 

 
Saturday

  • 7-8:30 am- Breakfast Provided
  • 8:30 to 12:30 pm – Trade Fair & Archie Perkins book signing
  • 12:30-1:30 pm – Lunch Provided
  • 1:30 – 5:30 pm-Watchmaker Education – 3 classes
  • 1:30 – 5:30 pm – Clockmaker Education – 3 classes
  • 6- 7 pm – President’s Reception
  • 7-9 pm – Awards Dinner
  • 9 pm- 12 midnight – Hospitality Room

Sunday

  • 8 – 9:30 a.m. – Farewell Breakfast