2012 SATURDAY & SUNDAY SEMINARS
We Will Be Accepting Calls For Presentation From April 30th - August 15, 2011.
We always look for balanced and diverse programming to fill our Seminars and Film Festivals.
It is the mission of Our World-Underwater to provide the diving community and general public with the most current information about our underwater world, its diversity, impact of the aquatic environment on humans, new developments in underwater technology, underwater photography, diver education and our maritime heritage.
Your programs DO NOT need to be in their final form in order to be submitted. We realize the most current presentations may take additional time to complete. However, please be as complete as possible in your synopsis.
Download your Call For Presentations here: Word Document or PDF Format.
These will be based on the number of responses received for each of the following rooms. Occasionally we change room titles to accommodate programs that might not necessarily fit these themes.
Shipwrecks and Our Maritime Heritage:
It is our objective to feature entertaining presentations that identify our maritime heritage and demonstrate how these treasures should be protected for future generations to appreciate.
Wonders of the Sea:
We would like to see presentations that educate the audience to the diversity of our underwater world. Consideration can be given to the iterrelationships of those wonders and what their role is in making this fragile habitat so exciting. Preservation should be highlighted.
Our Changing Underwater Environment:
We will feature presentations that explain the latest information about the effects of the aquatic environment on humans, aquatic life and the impact to the world. Educating consumers safety and prevention procedures and programs available.
Underwater Photography Techniques:
We will feature presentations that demonstrate principles of underwater photography, both video and digital still images with the helpful hints and techniques for photographers.
Providing the audience with a look at specialty diving situations.
Providing presentations on specific concerns on Medical Conditions related to diving.
Science and Technology in Our Underwater World:
We would like to feature presentations that inform divers and the general public about the latest research on topics which will help increase our understanding of the underwater world.
New this year .... small interviews will be given to Diving Legends.