About the Education Conference

Training & Education From The Experts

The IBEX Education Conference offers technical seminars, in-depth training, workshops, and product demos. Designed so there is education for every level of industry professional and to fit any budget. Find the right fit for you and your team.

IBEX Pre-Conference Workshops

Pre-Conference Sessions
Sunday, September 26 & Monday, September 27

Hosted by IBEX exhibitors and industry associations, the Pre-Conference Sessions offer in-depth subject matter and hands-on training in full and half day formats. These sessions allow you and your team to explore relevant topic areas for extended, focused training the day before the exhibit halls open. Fees apply. The Pre-Conference Sessions are available for purchase when you register for IBEX.

Plan Your Visit

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Pre-Conference Schedule

IBEX Seminar Series

Seminar Series
Tuesday – Thursday, September 28 – 30, Seminar Hall

The Seminar Series offers fundamental skills to cutting-edge advanced training for the boatbuilding, design, and repair industry. Brought to you by IBEX and working alongside the show’s education partners Professional BoatBuilder, ABYC, NMEA, ABBRA, AMI, and IBEX co-owner NMMA, the IBEX Seminar Series is available in eight tracks:

  • Design & Engineering
  • Construction Methods & Materials
  • Marine Onboard Systems
  • Marine Electrical Systems
  • Management Policy
  • Survey and Repair
  • Marina and Boatyard Operations
  • Emerging Topics

The Seminar Series is offered at 3 different price levels and can be purchased when you register for IBEX:

  • $470 Regular Rate, Full Conference, Best Value! Participate in the full conference, with access to nine sessions.
  • $200 Regular Rate, Three-Pack. Gives ticket holder access to any 3 seminars of their choice.
  • $70 Regular Rate, Individual Seminar. Single seminar ticket.

If you have already registered for IBEX and would like to add a Seminar Series package, please call or email

Plan Your Visit

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Seminar Series Schedule

IBEX Tech Talk Theater

Tech Talks
Tuesday – Thursday, September 28 – 30, Live on the Show Floor

Tech Talk Workshops are free, exhibitor product demo presentations of the newest technology in the industry. A new exhibitor goes live in the Tech Talk Theater at the top of every hour.

Plan Your Visit

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Tech Talk Workshop Schedule

IBEX On-Demand Education

On-Demand Education

Browse the on-demand library of past IBEX seminars and webinars for education that fits your schedule.

Plan Your Visit

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On-Demand Education

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
CEUs are available for paid and verified participation at IBEX seminars. IBEX offers 1 CEU per 1 hour of training within the Seminar Series. For instance, a participant who attends a 90-minute seminar receives 1.5 CEU for that seminar.  Professional development credits for the Pre-Conference Sessions are at the discretion of the sponsoring organization.

To see the full lineup for the 2021 Education conference, click here.

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