Wyoming Snow and Avalanche Workshop
Saturday, October 27, 2018
8:30am - 4:30pm
Center for the Arts in Jackson, Wyoming
Tickets for this year’s event are $25 in celebration of TCSAR’s 25th Anniversary. Ticket fee includes all speakers, coffee and snacks, Pica’s lunch, a sweet swag bag, and apps and a beer at the after-party at Snake River Brewery. Tickets will be available online until Thursday, October 25th. $30 tickets will be available for purchase in person on Friday, October 26th from 11am - 1pm at Snake River Brewery or at the event Saturday morning.
The 4th Annual WYSAW is a full day educational workshop for snow and avalanche professionals and recreational backcountry users. The event includes a series of presentations and a panel discussion that provide attendees with an opportunity to engage in conversations about risk management, terrain evaluation, snowpack considerations and more while traveling in avalanche terrain.
Our vendor and partner showcase will have products, technology and services to provide additional educational opportunities.
(Watch for the full schedule coming soon...)
Dale Atkins: Keynote
Dave Richards: Accident analysis from the ground up
Dr. Terry O'Connor: Still not dead yet
Evelyn Lees: Statistics for uphill travel for ‘effectively solo’
Alison Sheets: Medical aspects of avalanche rescue
Jason Konigsberg: Forecasting for the deep persistent slab problem
Patrick Wright: Teton DDL: A science perspective
AAI/Don Sharaf: Teton DDL: A practitioner's perspective
James Floyer: The Dangerator: Forecasting for an unknowable snowpack
More speakers coming soon!
Be sure to join us for the after-party at Snake River Brewery from 4:30 - 6:30!