Helm Conference™ 2018
The Marine Industry’s Best
Conference is Back!
- Get a sneak peek into what’s coming in the future for Helm CONNECT across all product lines.
- Learn valuable skills and strategies from our keynote speakers to improve your career and your company’s business.
- Participate in highly focused breakout sessions that will provide tangible take aways
- Network with others in your industry and join us for some fun events!
Location and Venue
Helm Conference will be held at the Laurel Point Inn in our home town of Victoria BC.
680 Montreal St, Victoria, BC V8V 1Z8
Training day Wednesday September 26
Thursday, September 27
|8:00-9:00||Welcome to Victoria||Enjoy a west coast style breakfast with the Helm team and your fellow Helm Conference attendees.|
|9:00-9:30||Welcome to Helm Conference!||CEO Ron deBruyne will be kicking off the conference with a warm welcome and an update on what’s been going on at Helm.|
|9:30-9:45||Helm Labs Introduction||During the Conference our developers will stop their work in our Helm CONNECT release and exclusively work on elective projects they think would be a valuable addition or integration to the product. Director of Product, Cooper Barry will explain all the details.|
|9:45-11:15||Thought Patterns for Personal Performance||Back by popular demand, Ron Medved, a Consultant from The Pacific Institute, a global agency that focuses on creating high performance mindsets for both individuals and organizations, will be speaking on improving self performance.|
|11:30-12:00||From Manager to Coach: Managing Change in your Organization||Director of Client Services, Rob Petley-Jones dives into best practices for change management within your organization. How to get your employees onboard with change so that you’re successful.|
|1:00-2:00||Reporting in Helm CONNECT||Emma Murowinski, our Helm Analytics Product Manager will be discussing our plan for reporting in Helm CONNECT and how to best visualize your data in the system.|
|2:15-3:00||Helm Talks: Breakout Session 1||Choose between the following
The Power of Integrations: Director of Product, Cooper Barry explains what integrations are and how you can leverage them to get more out of your software.Customer Spotlight: Join one of our customers as they discuss their experience with Helm CONNECT and what strategies they’ve found helped them best leverage the product for their business.
|3:15-4:00||Helm Talks: Breakout Session 2||Choose between the following:
Best Practices to get your Subchapter M COI: Pat Folan, Safety Expert and CEO of Tug and Barge Solutions presents on the best practices for becoming compliant with Subchapter M.Predictive Maintenance and the Internet of Things: Product Manager, Emma Murowinski provides insight into the future of maintenance through the internet of things.
|5:00- 11:00||Fun Event/Dinner||It’s a surprise!|
Friday, September 28
|9:00-9:15||Welcome to Day 2!||An update on what’s going on at Helm Headquarters while our developers code, and what’s in store for the final day of the Conference.|
|9:15-10:45||Creating the Setting for Organizational Performance||Building on mindsets from Ron’s presentation of yesterday, Gregg Cochlan, Managing Director of the Pacific Institute, will take us into world of organizational performance. The question is, do we want a safety culture or a performance culture? Better yet, how we can have both?|
|11:00-12:00||The Future of Helm CONNECT: An introduction to our product lines||Director of Product, Cooper Barry along with all our Product Managers, present what’s in store for the future of Helm CONNECT including all product lines – Maintenance, Compliance, Personnel, and Jobs.|
|12:45-1:45||Helm Talks: Breakout Session 3||Choose between the following:
Helm CONNECT Personnel: Join Product Manager, Rachel Aylard for a discussion on what’s coming in the product and meet with your peers to discuss best practices, ask questions, and further your knowledge on Helm CONNECT Personnel.Helm CONNECT Maintenance: Join Director of Product, Cooper Barry for a discussion on what’s coming in the product and meet with your peers to discuss best practices, ask questions, and further your knowledge on Helm CONNECT Maintenance.
|2:00-3:00||Helm Talks: Breakout Session 4||Choose between the following:
Helm CONNECT Jobs: Join Product Manager, Andrew Kroesen for a discussion on what’s coming in the product and meet with your peers to discuss best practices, ask questions, and further your knowledge on Helm CONNECT Jobs.Helm CONNECT Compliance: Join Director of Product, Cooper Barry for a discussion on what’s coming in the product and meet with your peers to discuss best practices, ask questions, and further your knowledge on Helm CONNECT Compliance.
|3:30-5:00||Helm Labs Presentation||Back at Helm Operations headquarters, our brilliant Development Team will be presenting what they’ve developed over the course of the Conference. Helm Labs is about innovation, and these presentations will show just that – the sky’s the limit with our developers, and what’s possible with Helm CONNECT.|
|5:00-9:00||BBQ at the office||Join us for an office tradition! A home style cooked BBQ by our Master Chefs (and IT team), Mike Lord and Webb Anderson. Our office has a beautiful deck overlooking the water so in addition to fabulous food and even better company, you’ll get to enjoy the best view Victoria has to offer.|
Register for Helm Conference
Get in early! This year’s conference will be an exclusive event with limited space. We want to ensure we’re giving our attendees their maximum value, so we’re limiting space to 100 people. You’d be surprised, but our Support team gets calls from people waiting to sign up on a weekly basis.
- Join us Thursday and Friday for Helm Conference
- Add on the bonus day! Join us Wednesday for a full day of Helm CONNECT training before the Conference
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