Every Wednesday join us for Online Industry Sessions. See below for calendar of session topics.
9:45 am Pacific
10:45 am Mountain
11:45 am Central (Daylight)
Check back often for updates on upcoming sessions.
Online Industry Session Calendar
Wednesday May 27
Hazard Assessment Process
About this session: Presentation on how to implement the hazard assessment process to support legislative compliance and encourage safe culture.
Presented by: Jonathan Faloon, WinSport
Wednesday June 3
Best Practices on Base & Other Summer Activities at Ski Areas during COVID
About this session: Panel discussion on the overall guest experience participating in base and other summer activities at ski areas during COVID-19
Wednesday April 29
Small Areas Forum
About this session: While this call is open to all CWSAA Members, it is intended as a forum for small, medium and community-oriented ski areas to discuss relevant matters. Several ski areas will share their best initiative/idea implemented at their ski area this season, then the lines will open for additional input and discussion.
Wednesday May 6
Lift Maintenance Safe Work Practices
About this session: Panel discussion from ski areas on how lift maintenance teams are servicing their lifts and equipment in the wake of COVID-19 to ensure employees are safe at work. The second half of the session will be open forum.
Panelists: Kristian Haagaard (Sunshine Village), Wayne Wiltse (Whistler Blackcomb), Dean Roberts (Sun Peaks), Len Sowden & Dan Boyles (Marmot Basin)
Wednesday May 13
Summer Operations Best Practices during COVID
About this session: Presentation on draft industry recommended practices
Panelists: Peter Nielsen – Revelstoke Mountain Resort, CJ Matthews Dickson – Panorama Mountain Resort and Mike Manara – Mount Washington Alpine Resort
Wednesday May 20
Food & Beverage Operations amid COVID
About this session: Overview of Restaurant Canada’s best practices for restaurants in the COVID world.
Presented by: Mark von Schellwitz, Restaurants Canada
To attend a session:
- You must register for each session you’d like to attend.
- Registration is free for all CWSAA members.
- You must register by noon (pacific time) on Tuesday, the day prior to the session you are attending.
- Click the register here link for the session you would like to register for.
- Complete the registration form – tell us who you are!
- On Tuesday afternoon prior to the session you’ve registered for, we’ll send you a link to participate.
We Miss you! Check out this video from April 27, when we would have been arriving at the conference: