The Wisconsin Water Ski Convention & Expo is presented by the WWSF

Chula Vista Resort |  Wisconsin Dells |  February 28 - March 1, 2020

Below is the tentative schedule for Think Tank as of January 11, 2020. This schedule is subject to change. Please check back frequently for updates.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28
8:00am - 12:00pm NSSA Board of Directors Meeting (open to any active USAWS-WS member who is interested) Upper Dells Ballroom
12:00pm - 10:00pm Expo Vendor Move-In Conference Centers A-H
1:00pm - 5:00pm NSSA Officials' Clinic (open to all who are interested) Sierra Vista
3:00pm - 9:00pm Registration Grand Ballroom Lobby
7:00pm - 11:30pm Friday Night Social - Team Hungry Hippos, Doubles Competition, DJ, Dancing, and more (cash bar) Grand Ballroom
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 29
6:00am - 8:00am Expo Vendor Move-In Conference Centers A-H
6:30am - 3:30pm Registration & WWSF Store Open Grand Ballroom Lobby
8:00am - 6:00pm Expo Hall Open Conference Centers A-H
8:00 - 8:45am Show Jump Acts Show Production & Operations Aztec Room
Show Choreography Show Production & Operations Upper Dells Ballroom
8:00 - 9:45am Social Media & Communications Team Management Sierra Vista
Show Comedy Show Production & Operations Laguna Vista
Division I (NSSA) Judges Q&A Show Ski Officials Santa Fe 3010
Rope Making Show Production & Operations Santa Fe 3016
Risk Management Team Management Santa Fe 3020
Trios and Conventional Doubles Show Ski Grand Ballroom
Outboard Boat Rigging Show Production & Operations Conference Center Lobby
Beginning Swivel Show Ski Conference Center I
Trailer Backing Other Clinics Meet in Grand Ballroom Lobby
8:00 - 5:15pm Walk-Up Q&A with USA Water Ski & Wake Sports Team Management Conference Centers A-H
Adaptive Water Ski Programs Q&A Other Clinics Conference Centers A-H
9:00 - 9:45am Show Barefoot Acts Show Production & Operations Aztec Room
9:00 - 11:45am Ballet Lines Show Ski Upper Dells Ballroom
10:00 - 11:45am Show Production Show Production & Operations Sierra Vista
Team Challenges & Solutions Team Management Laguna Vista
Beginning Barefooting Barefoot Aztec Room
Show Scoring, Box Scores, and Forms Show Ski Officials Santa Fe 3010
Costumes Show Production & Operations Santa Fe 3016
Beginning 3-Event Skiing Traditional Santa Fe 3020
Beginning Strap Doubles Show Ski Grand Ballrom
Intermediate Swivel Show Ski Conference Center I
11:00am - 11:45am Paperwork Drop-Off for 2020 Wisconsin State Show Ski Championships Grand Ballroom Lobby
11:45am - 1:15pm LUNCH BREAK
Costume Swap Drop-Off Grand Ballroom Lobby
12:00 - 12:45pm WWSF Annual Meeting Grand Ballroom
12:45 - 1:15pm Seeding Meeting for the 2020 Wisconsin State Show Ski Championships Grand Ballroom
1:30 - 3:15pm Show Directing 101 Show Production & Operations Sierra Vista
Show Boat Driving 101 Show Production & Operations Laguna Vista
Intermediate Barefooting Barefoot Aztec Room
Division II (NSSA) Judges Q&A Show Ski Officials Santa Fe 3010
Observing, Riding, and Pin Pulling Show Production & Operations Santa Fe 3016
Intermediate 3-Event Skiing Traditional Santa Fe 3020
Sound & Audio Production Show Production & Operations Upper Dells Ballroom
Advanced Swivel Show Ski Conference Center I
1:30 - 4:30pm Intermediate & Advanced Strap Doubles Grand Ballroom
Costume & Equipment Swap Grand Ballroom Lobby
3:30 - 5:15pm Show Critique Show Tournament Preparation Sierra Vista
Freestyle Jumping Other Clinics Laguna Vista
Advanced Barefooting Barefoot Aztec Room
Show Safety & Pickup Boats Show Production & Operations Santa Fe 3016
Advanced 3-Event Skiing Traditional Santa Fe 3020
Show Announcing Show Production & Operations Upper Dells Ballroom
Advanced Strap Doubles Show Ski Grand Ballroom
Preparing for Individual Swivel Competition Show Tournament Preparation Conference Center I
4:30 - 5:15pm Costume & Equipment Swap Pickup Grand Ballroom Lobby
6:00 - 6:30pm Will Call for Dinner Tickets Grand Ballroom Lobby
6:30 - 7:00pm Cocktail Reception Grand Ballroom
7:00 - 9:00pm WWSF Recogntion Dinner & Wisconsin Water Ski Hall of Fame Induction Grand Ballroom
SUNDAY, MARCH 1
9:00 - 11:00am Registration & WWSF Store Open Grand Ballroom Lobby
9:00am - 12:00pm Expo Hall Open Conference Centers A-H
9:00 - 10:45am How to Become a Secretary, Scorer, or Judge Show Ski Officials Sierra Vista
Advanced Boat Driving, Driving for Ballet Lines and Boat Driving Q&A Show Production & Operations Laguna Vista
Trick Skiing & Wake Sports Other Clinics Aztec Room
How to Dissect Your Scores Show Tournament Preparation Upper Dells Ballroom
9:00 - 11:45am Pyramids for Teams (by application only) Show Ski Grand Ballroom
12:00 - 2:00pm Expo Vendor Move-Out Conference Centers A-H

*Pyramids for Teams is by application only.

Thank you for attending Think Tank 2020! Safe travels to all. See you in 2021!