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Wyoming Snow and Avalanche Workshop
Saturday, October 26, 2019
8:30am - 4:30pm
Center for the Arts


2018 WYSAW SCHEDULE

8:45 - 9:00 Stephanie Thomas and Lynne Wolfe: Opening Remarks

9:00 - 9:50 Dale Atkins Keynote: Theory of Accidents

9:50 - 10:10 Dr. Terry O’Connor: Still Not Dead Yet

10:10 - 10:35 Lori Zacaruk: Topic Coming Soon

10:35 - 10:55 Break

10:55 - 11:20 Lynne Wolfe: Debriefing - Did We Make Good Decisions or Just Get Away With It?

11:20 - 11:45 Connor Nolan: Gothic Couloir - Blinded by Desire

11:45 - 12:05 Evelyn Lees: Are You Alone? And Uphill Fatalities

12:05 - 12:15 Stephanie Thomas: Introducing Backcountry SOS

12:15 - 1:15 Lunch

1:15 - 1:25 A word from title sponsor Arc’teryx

1:25 - 1:40 Bob Comey: BTNF Update

1:40 - 2:05 Jason Konigsberg: Trends of Persistent Slab Avalanches Following Loading Events

2:05 - 2:20 Patrick Wright: Teton DDL - A Science Perspective

2:20 - 2:35 Don Sharaf and Don Carpenter: Teton DDL - A Practitioner’s Perspective

2:35 - 2:55 Break

2:55 - 3:20 James Floyer: The Dangerator: A Tool for Estimating Avalanche Danger

3:20 - 3:45 Kevin Hammonds: Forecasting for an Untouchable Snowpack - A Case Study from Mt. Rainier

3:45 - 4:20 Panel Discussion led by Matt Hansen - Avalanche Aftermath

4:20 - 4:30 Closing

4:30 - 6:30 After-party at Snake River Brewery - Raffle at 6:00pm


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