Conroe Seminar Schedule

SOUTH CENTRAL ASSOCIATION
SIX STATE RALLY – CONROE, TX.
OCTOBER 7-11, 2015
SEMINAR SCHEDULE AND INFORMATION

Title: Experience Alaska with FMCA
Company Name: FMCA Tour Connection Powered by Fantasy RV Tours
Presenter: Chris & Vern Beadle
Day: Wednesday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar J
Description: RV Travelogues

Title: RV to Newfoundland and the Canadian Maritime
Company Name: FMCA Tour Connection Powered by Fantasy RV Tours
Presenter: Chris & Vern Beadle
Day: Thursday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar J
Description: RV Travelogues

Title: Maintaining your Aqua Hot/Hydra Hot Unit
Company Name: Lloyd De Gerald Services
Presenter: Lloyd De Gerald
Day: Wednesday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar C
Description: Maintenance of your hydronic unit. Service & repair your hydronic unit.

Title: Everything you ever wanted to know about fiberglass but were afraid to ask.
Company Name: Extreme Paint & Graphics
Presenter: James Stallings
Day: Wednesday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar D
Description: Talk about motorhome exteriors

Title: Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda
Company Name: Camco/Right Now Services
Presenter: Barry Pulis
Day: Wednesday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar E
Description: Barry Pulis, a veteran of full-timing conducts a lively exchange of tips and information for both experienced RV’rs and newbies. He covers new products and ones you really should have.
Title: : Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda
Company Name: Camco/Right Now Services
Presenter: Barry Pulis
Day: Thursday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar E
Description: Barry Pulis, a veteran of full-timing conducts a lively exchange of tips and information for both experienced RV’rs and newbies. He covers new products and ones you really should have.

Title: Safer, Simpler RVing
Company Name: An RVer’s Friend
Presenter: Lloyd Smith
Day: Wednesday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar I
Description: This seminar is filled with helpful ideas for safer and simpler RVing. We’ll discuss purifying your water system and water saving ideas, how to safely maintain your batteries, and share tips on using LED lighting technology. You won’t want to miss this seminar filled with helpful tips.

Title: Travels with Velcro
Company Name: An RVer’s Friend
Presenter: Lloyd Smith
Day: Thursday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar I
Description: Hear ideas about how Velcro can save you time, space and aggravation. Use Velcro to hang pictures and secure items to counters, storage concepts to use inside and outside in your storage compartments. You’ll love this seminar in an A/V slide presentation.

Title: What Affects My Insurance Rates
Company Name: C & C Marketing and Insurance
Presenter: Chris Yust
Day: Wednesday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar B
Description: Chris, a National RV insurance agent explains the various factors that affect your rates and how to keep your rates as low as possible. Plenty of time for questions and answers.

Title: Benefits and Limitations of RV Extended Warranties
Company Name: C & C Marketing and Insurance
Presenter: Chris Yust
Day: Thursday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar B
Description: Chris Yust, a National RV Insurance Agent and warranty expert, explores the things to look for and to avoid when considering a warranty product. No two warranties are the same! Chris takes a complicated subject matter and puts it in an easy to understand format. Plenty of time is allowed for questions and answers. Handouts provided.

Title: Helping Protect Your RV
Company Name: Ken Murphy Associates
Presenter: Ken Murphy
Day: Wednesday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar C
Description: Learn how the easy to install and use Tire Pressure Monitor Systems (TPMS) can help save fuel, provide safety and peace of mind on the road. See the various types of TPMS and how each works. And which one was voted the #1 Choice by Motor Home Magazine Readers in, 2012, 2013 & 2014. We’ll show you how to check/fill your deep cycle batteries from outside your rig without getting dirty. Hear about a dehumidifier that is renewable indefinitely and has a 10yr. mfg. warranty. This high level seminar presented by Ken Murphy Associates will also show how a true multi-function product cleans, lubricates, protects, demoisturizes, and conditions metal and electrical components. We’ll show you a demonstration that will have you on the edge of your seat. A demo you don’t want to try at home. And we’ll have some new and exciting products to help you in your RV lifestyle.

Title: Increase Safety & Improve Handling and Driving of your RV
Company Name: Blue Ox
Presenter: David Cartaglia
Day: Wednesday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar D
Description: Do you want your motorhome to drive better, handle better and be a lot safer? Blue Ox presents a seminar discussing Chassis Enhancement systems and how they can enhance your travels by reducing driver fatigue and minimizing side wind effects as well as increase safety during blow-out or highway drop off situations. Q&A.

Title: What You Need To Know Before You Tow!
Company Name: Blue Ox
Presenter: David Cartaglia
Day: Thursday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar D
Description: Blue Ox presents a hands-on seminar designed to educate men and women on the fundamentals of towing a car, as well as the process of hooking and unhooking from their RV’s. We will discuss concerns in RVing; safety, equipment, selection, set-up, driving, riding, stopping etc. Q&A

Title: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
Company Name: FMCA Roughnecks Chapter
Presenter: Mary Ann Snider
Day: Friday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar A
Description: Bring your favorite/not so favorite RV gadgets/products to the seminar. Share why you like/don’t like them, where you buy them and approximately what they cost. This is a fun activity to do at a camp out.

Title: How To Make A Comprehensive RV Safety Plan
Company Name: FMCA Roughnecks Chapter
Presenter: Mary Ann Snider
Day: Friday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar A
Description: Learn how our members/chapters established a comprehensive RV safety program including rig, medical, personal and financial safety following the death of two of our members in a RV accident/fire.

Title: Detailing your coach – like a Pro in ½ the time
Company Name: Almost Heaven Products
Presenter: Janet Trannum
Day: Wednesday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar J
Description: If cleaning your coach is a task you hate to take on, if the bugs and road grime are driving you crazy, then this is a seminar you don’t want to miss. Janet of Almost Heaven microfiber.com has been giving seminars for 20 years, and collecting techniques and tips from the professionals. In this seminar you will learn how to get a show room shine with little effort. Learn how to easily wash and wax even in a RV resort. You will learn how to deal with mold, and bird droppings, scratches, pitch and hard water marks. You can take care of your investment without even getting out your ladder. Would you want your mate to help you? Bring them along. Janet teaches fast techniques for two as well as one. Enjoy this hour of learning, educational tips and a whole lot of fun! There is only one of these seminars, so make sure to attend this one

Title: Insider Cleaning tips for your home on wheels.
Company Name: Almost Heaven Products
Presenter: Janet Trannum
Day: Wednesday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar J
Description: This seminar will teach you how to clean effortlessly some of your toughest challenges inside your RV. Water stains on your carpeted ceiling? Stains on your floor or day night shades? Learn to clean everything from stains to drains in minutes. Allergic to toxic chemicals? Learn how dangerous they really are for you and your pets. Janet of Almost Heaven Microfiber.com will show you how to clean with peanut butter, tang, lemons, salt and many more kitchen items that you already have in the cupboard. Clear out your chemical cupboard, it’s time for a healthy new way to clean. You will learn how to clean with the hot tips that come with this energetic seminar. Only one seminar on this subject matter will be given, please plan to attend.

Title: Living a longer healthier life
Company Name: Almost Heaven Products
Presenter: Janet Trannum
Day: Thursday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar A
Description: The first pages of the final chapter. Do you want to use them with a healthy mind, body, heart and spirit. You have ample opportunity to change your direction right now. It’s never too late to get started on a healthy track. Get prepared. Make it your goal to live long, with a full healthy lifestyle. Are you tired and lack energy? Have you added a few pounds too many? Your last chapters can certainly be your best. Come and hear the personal story that Janet of Almost Heaven microfiber will share with you. This seminar will only be presented once, please plan to attend.

Title: CPR Life Saving
Company Name: FMCA
Presenter: Mac McCoy
Day: Wednesday
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar H Outside
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Title: Chapter Secretaries Forum
Company Name: FMCA
Presenter:
Day: Wednesday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar G
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Title: Chapter Treasurers Forum
Company Name: FMCA
Presenter:
Day: Wednesday
Time:10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar G
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Title: Fire & Life Safety in Your RV
Company Name: FMCA
Presenter: Mac McCoy
Day: Thursday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar H Outside
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Title: How to Escape an RV
Company Name: FMCA
Presenter: Mac McCoy
Day: Thursday
Time: 10:45 p.m.
Location: Seminar H Outside
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Title: How to Escape an RV
Company Name: FMCA
Presenter: Mac McCoy
Day: Friday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar H Outside
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Title: FMCA Chapter Assistance
Company Name: FMCA
Presenter:
Day: Friday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar G
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Title: Understanding LEDs and Security Lighting from the Designer of the SL1000
Company Name: RV LED Lites
Presenter: Gregg Wilson of Gregg Wilson Designs
Day: Wednesday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar K
Description: Will compare the leading brands of LEDs and Security lighting available in the RV market today and what you should expect from each considering the age of your RV.

Title: 3 Easy Steps to make your journey movie with car camera
Company Name: Bobee Tech
Presenter: John Chiang
Day: Wednesday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar B
Description: 3 easy steps to make your journey movie with car camera

Title: Understanding LEDs and Security Lighting from the Designer of the SL1000
Company Name: RV LED Lites
Presenter: Gregg Wilson of Gregg Wilson Designs
Day: Thursday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar K
Description: Will compare the leading brands of LEDs and Security lighting available in the RV market today and what you should expect from each considering the age of your RV.

Title: Stop messing up your holding tanks
Company Name: Tank Techs RX
Presenter: Donald Zimmerman
Day: Wednesday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar K
Description: Don Zimmerman has personally cleaned more than 12,000 holding tanks and has discovered the real cause of holding tank problem.

Title: Stop messing up your holding tanks
Company Name: Tank Techs RX
Presenter: Donald Zimmerman
Day: Thursday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar K
Description: Don Zimmerman has personally cleaned more than 12,000 holding tanks and has discovered the real cause of holding tank problem.

Title: Tech Savy Tips (Intro to Computers)
Company Name: Lone Star College
Presenter: Angie Carns
Day: Friday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar J
Description: Make the computer your friend by learning how to perform tasks simply and quickly. Learn the tricks of the trade to help you stay safer on your computer and avoid common scams. Feel free to bring your laptop to class and have your questions ready for Angie, who loves sharing her 30+ years of experience with fellow retirees.

Title: It’s a Mobile World
Company Name: Verizon Wireless
Presenter: Verizon Wireless
Day: Friday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar J
Description: Join in on a Verizon Wireless Workshop and learn about current mobile trends in equipment and apps as well as get some of your smart phone and tablet questions answered. Hands down fun and informative with loads of hands on learning.

Title: Road Safety Tips
Company Name: Texas Department of Public Safety
Presenter: Sgt. Erik Burse
Day: Wednesday
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar J
Description: Come and hear invaluable tips for traversing Texas Highways safely in your rigs. Presentation followed by question and answer.

Title: Great American RV Rallies
Company Name: FMCA Tour Connection Powered by Fantasy RV Tours
Presenter: Chris & Vern Beadle
Day: Thursday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar J
Description: This fantastic RV Travel Seminar will spark your imagination and tickle your travel itch to keep you exploring and enjoying the RV lifestyle. With amazing RV Rallies like Rose Parade, Mardi Gras, San Francisco, Kentucky Derby and more; you’ll soon realize why FMCA Tour Connections Rallies are the most popular in the industry. From knowledgeable and enthusiastic travel guides to amazing Photo-Ops you will have some of your best travel stories ever. You can’t go wrong on any one or even all of these adventures! We have door prizes PLUS a drawing for a $50 Fuel Card.

Title: It’s Island Time
Company Name: Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council
Presenter: Diane Olsen
Day: Friday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar K
Description: Think Galveston is just the beach? You couldn’t be more wrong. From nature to history Galveston has many hidden (and not so hidden) treasures for you to explore. Nature abounds and adventures await. Come get a peak of all this island has to offer beyond the beach and major attractions. We will explore the different opportunities for not only discovery but also ways to get involved and help make a difference. There is nothing better than being on island time.

Title: Fighting the signs of ageing
Company Name: Mary Kay
Presenter: Sondra Nelson
Day: Wednesday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar B
Description: We offer a line of unique products that help you have the healthiest and best-looking skin possible. This seminar will include a full description of our anti-aging skin care products, both for your face and your body. Information on how and when to use each product and the benefits you can expect. Questions are welcomed. Expect a lively discussion and a door prize or two. We look forward to meeting you and helping you with your skin care needs.

Title: Better night sleep memory foam mattress and pillows
Company Name: Klub Products/Sleep Creation
Presenter: Darryl Klubeck
Day: Wednesday
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar B
Description: Learn how to get a better night’s sleep with our memory foam mattress and pillow.

Title: Better night sleep memory foam mattress and pillows
Company Name: Klub Products/Sleep Creation
Presenter: Darryl Klubeck
Day: Thursday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar B
Description: Learn how to get a better night’s sleep with our memory foam mattress and pillow.

Title: FMCA RV Insurance
Company Name: FMCA RV Insurance
Presenter: Twyla Stenzel
Day: Wednesday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar G
Description: FMCA RV Insurance specialized coverages for your RV

Title: Sell Your Stuff
Company Name: Educational Seminar
Presenter: Rod Sartwell
Day: Friday
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location: Seminar B
Description: Learn the basic skills for selling your stuff on-line on the World Wide Web. Find out the “What”, “Where”, and “How” of selling your unused and unwanted stuff. This is a knowledge gathering seminar – not “hands on”. On completion, you will at least be able to identify items to sell, be familiar with the best on-line venues and have an understanding of how to get started.

Title: Turtles in the Gulf of Mexico
Company Name: Educational Seminar from Turtle Island Restoration Network
Presenter: Joanie Steinhaus
Day: Friday
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seminar K
Description: Sea Turtles are one of the Earth’s most ancient creatures, and they inhabit all oceans of the world. Five of the world’s seven sea turtle species are found in the Gulf of Mexico: green, loggerhead, hawksbill, leatherback, and Kemp’s ridley. These magnificent marine animals, once abundant in the oceans, have declined during the last century. Please join us to learn more about these magnificent creatures who have remained essentially unchanged for 110 million years and the threats they face. Turtle Island Restoration Network, Gulf of Mexico Office is working for protection of the Gulf of Mexico and the watershed that sustains it.

Title: 5 questions you need to know when buying LED lighting.
Company Name: Jirah LED
Presenter: Tom Long
Day: Wednesday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar K
Description: Be ‘enlightened’ by learning the right questions to ask when upgrading to LED, fast & funny! Free gift for all attendees.

Title: 5 questions you need to know when buying LED lighting.
Company Name: Jirah LED
Presenter: Tom Long
Day: Thursday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Seminar K
Description: Be ‘enlightened’ by learning the right questions to ask when upgrading to LED, fast & funny! Free gift for all attendees.