2020 Schedule 

2020 IASS Conference
April 25 - April 29, 2020
Saturday, April 25, 2020
7:00 AM-5:00 PM IASS Registration
Lobby of Convention Center
7:00 AM-8:00 AM ASOS Class Registration/Snow Academy Registration
Lobby of Convention Center
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast for Pre conference programming - Ballroom
8:00 AM-4:30 PM Pre Conference Programming
Sessions: 8:0am-4:30pm ASOS Training - Basic ASOS Training - Advanced Snow Academy - Basic Snow Academy - Advanced Air Force Snow and Ice Control Management Course
8:00 AM-5:00 PM Airport Snow Equipment Mechanic's Training - 101F
12:00 PM-1:00 PM Lunch for Pre conference programming - Ballroom
5:00 PM-7:00 PM Snow Symposium Committee Meeting - Rm. 106B
Sunday, April 26, 2020
7:00 AM-5:00 PM IASS Registration
Lobby of Convention Center
8:00 AM-4:30 PM Pre Conference Programming
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast for Pre conference programming - Ballroom
Sessions: 8:0am-4:30pm ASOS Training - Basic ASOS Training - Advanced Snow Academy - Basic Snow Academy - Advanced Air Force Snow and Ice Control Management Course
8:00 AM-5:00 PM Airport Snow Equipment Mechanic's Training - 101F
12:00 PM-1:00 PM Moderators Luncheon - Room 106C
12:00 PM-1:00 PM Lunch for Pre conference programming - Ballroom
4:30 PM-7:00 PM Ice Breaker with Exhibitors - Exhibit Hall
Monday, April 27, 2020
6:30 AM-4:00 PM I.A.S.S. Registration - Lobby of Convention Center
6:30 AM-8:00 AM Breakfast Buffet - Ballroom
8:15 AM-9:00 AM Opening Remarks - Ballroom
Speakers, script, presentation TBD
9:00 AM-10:00 AM General Session 1: Opening remarks, Updates and Balchen Post Award
Previous winners of Balchen Post Award presnet and give introductions
Mod: Joe Guarino
9:00 AM-5:00 PM Exhibit Area Open
10:00 AM-11:00 AM Coffee with Exhibitors - Exhibit Hall
11:00 AM-12:30 PM General Session 2: Winter Season Airfield Nuisances – Dealing with FOD and Wildlife
Mod: Todd Rushing
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Lunch with Exhibitors - Exhibit Hall
Sessions: 2:00pm-3:00pm Track One Track Two Track Three Track Four Track Five
Location: Room 101A Room 101B Room 101C Room 101D Room: TBA
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Visit with Exhibitors & Ice Cream Social
4:15 PM Exhibitor Drawing - Exhibit Hall
  Dinner On Own
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
6:30 AM-4:00 PM I.A.S.S. Registration - Lobby of Convention Center
6:30 AM-8:00 AM Breakfast Buffet - Ballroom
8:15 AM-9:00 AM Opening Remarks
8:00 AM-10:00 AM Military Breakout Session - Session topic and Mr. Preston Benedyk
AF CE Vehicle/Snow Control Program Manager
8:00 AM-9:00 AM General Session 3: Recovering from a major event (non-snow related); Flint knifing or active shooter in FLL
Mod: Jay Ball
9:00 AM-10:00 AM Coffee with Exhibitors - Exhibit Hall
Sessions: 10:00am-11:00am Track One Track Two Track Three Track Four Track Five
Location: Room 101A Room 101B Room 101C Room 101D Room: TBA
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM G-15 Session - Room 106B
11:15 AM - 1:15 PM Corporate Appreciation Luncheon / Keynote Speaker: Robert Brantner, Commercial Pilot, Author of 500 ft Above Alaska
Mod: Alex Gersten
BNCC Ballroom
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM General Session IV: Excursions and wrong surface landing
Mod: Paul Cudmore/Alex Gersten
BNCC Ballroom
2:15 PM - 4:00 PM Final Visit and Refreshments with Exhibitors / Grand Prize Give Away
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM Snow Plow Rodeo Driver Meeting - Room TBD
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Social Outings TBD
  Dinner On Own
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
7:30 AM-9:45 AM Breakfast Buffet - Ballroom
8:00 AM-12:00 PM I.A.S.S. Registration - Lobby of Convention Center
8:00 AM Final Exam for Advanced Snow Academy
9:30 AM-4:00 AM Snow Plow Rodeo and BBQ - Buffalo Niagara Airport
4:00 PM-5:00 PM Network with Your Peers
6:00 PM-10:00 PM I.A.S.S. Closing Celebration - BNCC Ballroom