This in-person educational and networking event for ice arena operators, managers, skating directors and coaches is planned for August 22-24. 

ISI Connect Boston will include ISI University certifications, general sessions, industry Expo and social events.

The Westin Waltham Boston

70 Third Avenue  Waltham, MA 02451

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Hotel Information

2022 ISI Connect Boston
August 22-24

The Westin Waltham Boston – 70 Third Avenue Waltham Massachusetts 02451
T: 781.290.5600
Special Rate: $169/night 
Group Code: ISI – cut off date is August 5 

CLICK HERE to make a reservation

Conveniently located right off of route 95 in Waltham, MA

  • Onsite parking – Daily fee is WAIVED for all attendees
  • Wi-Fi available in all hotel rooms and suites
  • All our hotel suites and rooms near Boston feature Signature Heavenly® Bed and lush bedding
  • Starbucks Coffee Shop on-site
  • Fitness Center
  • Indoor Pool
  • Gift Shop
  • Dry Cleaning Service
  • Check-in: 4:00 pm and Check-out: 12:00 pm
  • Boston Logan International Airport – Distance From Property: 20 Miles
Schedule-at-a-Glance

ISI Connect Schedule-at-a-Glance (subject to change)

Monday, August 22

1:00-6:00 pm ISI University – CSD (Cert. of Coaching Essentials) and CAO (Cert. of Arena Maintenance)
6:30-7:30 pm ISI University reception for students and staff

Tuesday, August 23

8:00-11:00 am ISI University (continued)
11:30 am Welcome
12:45 pm Box Lunch begins
1:00 pm – 6:00 pm Vendor Expo
CAE course *extra fee required
Breakout Sessions for Coaches
Breakout Sessions for Managers/Operators
5-6 pm Happy Hour in Expo
6:30-9:00 pm Social Event

Wednesday, August 24 

Joint Sessions for all attendees
Breakout Sessions for Coaches
Breakout Sessions for Managers/Operators
*Last sessions of the day will end @ 4:00 pm

Detailed agenda coming soon!

ISI University Agenda

ISI University Courses 
Registration for one of these certifications requires an additional $40 registration fee. (must be done in advance)

Please note that participating in one of these courses will allow you to attend all the other general sessions offered on Tuesday afternoon and all day Wednesday. 

Monday, August 22

1:00 pm – 6:00 pm ISI University – CSD (Cert. of Coaching Essentials) and CAO (Cert. of Arena Maintenance)
6:30 pm ISI University reception for students and staff

Tuesday, August 23

8:00 am – 11:00 am ISI University (continued)


Certified Skating Director (Certificate of Coaching Essentials)
The Skater Development Model
The Ice Below US
Using Electronic Marketing to Grow your Business
Technical Teaching/Skater Training Best Practices – annual plan
The Business of Coaching
Keys to Skater Retention / Progression

Certified Arena Operator (Certificate of Arena Maintenance) 
Building & Ground Maintenance
Glass & Dasher Board Maintenance
Equipment Maintenance & Operation
Ice Installation / Maintenance
BASIC Refrigeration Maintenance
Custodial/Housekeeping

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ISI UNIVERSITY

If you have any additional questions, please contact Liz Mangelsdorf - ISI Managing Director