ADM Exploration Foundation (ADMF) is hosting a free Advanced Diver Conference to be held on October 11, 12th and 13th, 2019 at the Englewood Event Center.

The Englewood Event Center (EEC) is an inside 8,000 square foot entertainment hall with a 30’x37’ raised stage, professional audio visual surround sound music system, in house catering, full bar, ample parking and a large field for RV’s and outside activities. (no water or electric RV hook-up)

This is a free event for all guest and vendors alike. Free online pre-registration is required to help EEC manage needed staff, seating, bar tenders, etc.  (see registration link below)

Vendors, there is limited space available for vendors and we are on a first request, first receive basis. There is a $100 vendor registration fee that will be refunded at the event. You forfeit the $100 if you fail to attend. (see vendor registration link below)

We will be adding presenters and events to the list as we continue to organize this event. (check back often)

Donations are accepted to help cover presenter travel costs, staff, and hall fees are greatly appreciated.  (see donation link below)

Master of Ceremonies: Paul Heinerth and Curt Bowen (Over 75 years of advanced and technical diving experience)

 
 
Brett Hemphill
Richie Kohler
Brian Kakuk
Michael Barnette
 
 
5:00pm
Doors Open at EEC
6:00pm
Kick-Off Friday Night BBQ and Party
7:00pm
Seamus McCarthy Band (Video Live at EEC)
RV Parking and Set-up available all day in EEC Field
 
8:00am
Doors Open for Vendors
8:30am
Doors Open (Coffee and Treats)
9:00am
Welcome Introduction (Paul Heinerth and Curt Bowen)
9:05am
Short history of Advanced / Technical Diving by Paul Heinerth and Curt Bowen
9:30am
Extreme Depths of Weekie Wachee by KUR (Karst Underwater Research) Brett Hemphill
10:30am
Speaker 2 (TBD)
11:30am
Speaker 3 (TBD)
11:59am
Break for Lunch (Concession sandwiches etc)
1:00pm
Richie Kohler (The HMS Britannic Expedition Film)
2:00pm
Speaker 5 (TBD)
3:00pm
Brian Kakuk - Crystal Caves of Abaco
4:00pm
Michael Barnette - Wreck of the Black Joker
4:45pm
Speaker 8 (TBD)
5:45pm
End of Conference
7:30pm
Decompression Stop (Hang out for food and drink)
Times and speakers subject to change without notice
 
10:00pm
Try Tech Dive Gear at Lake Denton (Avon Park, Florida) with Richard Black and crew
More activities and workshops to come.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  FREE RV parking available in the Englewood Event Center field (no electric or water hook-ups)