Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education - Event Information

Event Name:Wilderness Risk Management Conference (WRMC) @ Burlington, VT
Event Type(s):Conference

Mark your calendar for the 27th annual conference in Burlington, Vermont, October 28-30, 2020.

The core objective of the Wilderness Risk Management Conference (WRMC) is to offer an outstanding educational experience to help you mitigate the risks inherent in exploring, working, teaching, and recreating in wild places. 

Attend the WRMC to gain practical risk management skills, network with others in the industry, share field and administrative techniques, and help develop risk management standards for the outdoor adventure and education industries.

The WRMC is presented by NOLS in partnership with Outward BoundStudent Conservation Association, and the members of the WRMC Steering Committee.

Event Date:10/28/2020 - 10/30/2020
Event Time:5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern
Location:DoubleTree by Hilton
870 Williston Road
Burlington, VT 05403

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Contact Person:WRMC Staff
(phone: 307-335-2318)
  • Conference events and sessions take place at the DoubleTree by Hilton in beautiful Burlington, Vermont. 
    • WRMC events begin at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 28, with the exhibitor reception, followed by opening remarks and award ceremony.
    • Workshops begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday morning.
    • The WRMC will conclude at 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 30, after the keynote dinner and address.
    • Pre-conference events will take place Oct. 27-28.
  • Registration opens in June. Click here for details. 
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