Event Phone: (713) 216-1691
“Out of the Box”
A Brief Foray Into What is Possible When You Stop Using Rules
and Begin to Think Independently About Possibilities
Welcome to Houston and the D21 Spring Conference.
The activities and the fun will be exceptional.
March 8 – 9, 2024 in Houston, Texas
The Conference is open to all members of America’s Boating Club and attendance is encouraged.
The Spring Conference is the change of leadership conference and a general meeting. This conference will have a number of workshops addressing best-practices in leadership, social activities, service to others, how to market programs and education.
Lodging accommodations and reservations are handled by you, the attendee. The preferred hotel for the Fall Conference is the Comfort Inn & Suites – Westpark, just a few miles from Home Port. The hotel rates are excellent, there is no special code to get a room discount.
Come to the D21 Conference in Houston – FREE !!
There is NO charge for the weekend conference and ALL the meals and activities are Free – if you actually attend the conference. If you want to attend only the Saturday social dinner, there is a meal charge ($25 per person, paid with check or cash at the event, or online here). Attend a Friday and/or Saturday event, workshop, seminar or education opportunity – and all your meals are free. The D21 Conference (official business) will be conducted at Home Port. The workshops will be at Home Port. Lunches and Friday dinner will be at Home Port, Saturday dinner is at a local restaurant. The detailed agenda is distributed to Squadron Commanders.
Friday Noon – 9:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 am – 9:30 pm
Sunday To be determined
March 10, 2024
The non-conference Cooperative Charting event is on Sunday with the Galveston Bay Squadron.
List of Workshops and Meetings
How to Become a Vessel Safety Examiner
A Common Message
Round Robin Events
How to Build a Paddlesport Program
How to Get Free Stuff
Become a TPWD Instructor.
Geodetic Mark Recovery Program
Saturday Meeting and Workshops
D21 Spring Conference
Leave No Trace
Growth and Survival
Small Group Breakouts
NOTE: When registering, pick the solution that is best for you. Attendance for “free” is for Friday and Saturday events. If you are bringing your children, register yourself and your children at the same time. Remember, attend any event and your meals are free!
- Friday, March 8, 2024 - Saturday, March 9, 2024
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm