Tentative Schedule

 

Wednesday, November 7

CHECK-IN at HOTELS

  1:00 – 4:00 PM, at your leisure

 
COLORADO DELEGATES MEETING

 2:00 – 3:00 PM 

  • All representatives from Colorado gather for an introductory session.
  • at Glenwood Hot Springs Lodge in the Iron Mountain conference room
  • 415 East 6th Street
 
MEET & GREET at the WORLD’S LARGEST MINERAL HOT SPRINGS POOL

  4:00 – 6:00 PM

  • Exclusive VIP Visit to Glenwood Hot Springs Pool
    This is a very rare opportunity with private access to the pools when they are completely drained for routine maintenance.
  • Check-in at registration table in the Glenwood Hot Springs Pool admissions lobby
  • Reception at The Grill at Glenwood Hot Springs Resort – appetizers, beer, wine, beverages
  • 401 North River Street

 

WELCOME DINNER

  6:10 – approximately 8:30 PM

  • Welcome Dinner at the historic Hotel Colorado
  • 526 Pine Street

 

Thursday, November 8

PRESENTATIONS and DISCUSSIONS

  at Morgridge Commons conference facility
  815 Cooper Avenue – 2nd floor

 breakfast, snacks, and lunch provided

  • Introductions
    Get to know our hot springs representatives!
  • Guide to Hydrothermal Spa & Wellness Development Standards
    by Don Genders, CEO, Design for Leisure
  • Balneology Association of North America (BANA)
    by Janet Abbott
  • The Waters: Spa Cultures, Dream Times and Conscious Cosmos
    by Prof. Jonathan Paul De Vierville
  • The Wellness Aspects of Bathing with Liquid Sound
    by Carolin Gey, Director, Liquid Sound North America

  • Water Quality – Clarity & Sanitation
    by Allen Clawson, Principal/Managing Partner, Cloward H2O
  • Hot Springs Design and Community
    by Walker Christensen, DHM Design
  • Geothermal Resort Issues and Chlorination Legal Challenges in Montana
    and
  • Transforming Resorts Into Vibrant Destinations
    by Jeff Birkby, a Montana geothermal energy consultant & hot springs book author
  • Hot Springs Water Rights: What They Are and What They Aren’t
    by Mark Detsky, Dietze and Davis, P.C.
  • Hot Springs Water Quality and Discharge Permitting Challenges
    by Angie Fowler, PE, Water Services Sector Leader, SGM engineering
  • Building a New Hot Springs
    by Mogli Cooper & Steve Beckley, co-owners Iron Mountain Hot Springs, Glenwood Springs, CO
  • Global Wellness Institute’s Hot Springs Initiative
    by Charles Davidson, Peninsula Hot Springs – Australia
  • The Success of the Colorado Historic Hot Springs Loop 
    by Vicky Nash
  • What’s Next?
    Discuss next steps to keep this positive momentum going! 
 

Friday, November 9

BEHIND-the-SCENES SITE TOURS

8:30 AM   Breakfast provided

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM site visits

  • Iron Mountain Hot Springs
  • Yampah Spa and Vapor Caves
  • Glenwood Hot Springs
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