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DEMA 2012 News

 December 18, 2012: Website Launched For Water, Sports & Travel Festival
December 5, 2012: DEMA Show 2012 Exhibitors & Attendees: Help Improve DEMA Show by Participating in DEMA’s Post Show Surveys
November 29, 2012: DEMA Thanks the Recreational Diving Industry for Their Participation in DEMA Show 2012 
November 8, 2012: Jimmy Buffet Voices DEMA Public Service Announcement

November 6, 2012: New Products and Innovations Take the Spotlight at DEMA Show 2012’s New Product Showcase and Scuba Demonstration Pool
November 2, 2012: DEMA Announces Disaster Assistance Program to Aid Show Exhibitors and Attendees Impacted by Hurricane Sandy
November 2, 2012: Tips and Tricks at DEMA Show
October 30, 2012: DEMA’s 2013 Be A Diver Pool Tour Offers Cross-Marketing Opportunity For Your Growing Business
October 24, 2012: Free Daily Mini-Seminars Available To All DEMA Show Attendees
October 16, 2012: DEMA Members Receive Exclusive Benefits at DEMA Show 2012: Member Services Available Throughout the Show

October 3, 2012: Secure Your Ideal Exhibit Space and Sponsorship Package for Water, Sports & Travel Festival 2013
October 3, 2012: DEMA’s Legislative Efforts Producing Big Results in 2012
September 26, 2012: DEMA Members Can Save Big and Take Advantage of New Benefits by Visiting the DEMA Booth at DEMA Show 2012
September 18, 2012: DEMA-Sponsored Track 4 Seminars Offer Strategies for Retaining Your Current Customers
September 18, 2012: Start Your Thursday Morning at DEMA Show with the Annual DEMA Member Update
September 12, 2012: Don’t Just Talk the Talk! Walk the Walk: Help Improve the Future of our Industry by Participating in the Final 2020 Vision Session of 2012
September 12, 2012: DEMA Converts to a New Facebook Page and Expands to New Social Media Platforms in Order to Engage Different Segments of the Diving Industry
September 10, 2012: Industry Mourns the Loss of Ron Taylor, Australian Shark Conservationist
August 29, 2012: Changes to the ADA: ADA Webinar Slides & DEMA Show ADA Seminars
August 29, 2012: DEMA-Sponsored Track 1 Seminars Offer Insight On Understanding Your Customer
August 21, 2012: DEMA Launches Health & Business Insurance Program for US Members
August 21, 2012: 2012 DEMA Awards Party... Like A Rock Star at Hard Rock Hotel's Premier Party Venue, "The Joint"   
August 14, 2012: DEMA Board of Directors to Meet in San Diego, CA for Quarterly Meeting on August 15th and 16th, 2012
August 14, 2012: Take Control of Your Business! Attend Track 2 DEMA-Sponsored Seminars at DEMA Show 2012 in Las Vegas
August 8, 2012: DEMA Works with Garmin to Expand Reach of DiveCaching to
August 1, 2012: 2013 Water, Sports & Travel Festival Booth Space is Now Available for Reservations
August 1, 2012: DEMA Comments on Marine Advisory and Requests New Statement Correcting Erroneous Information
July 25, 2012: DEMA Show Educational Track Highlights New Strategies to Help Businesses Acquire New Divers
July 18, 2012: Changes in Health Care as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Goes into Effect
July 10, 2012: SAVE THE DATES! DEMA Webinars on New Americans with Disabilities ACT (ADA) Requirements for Pools
July 10, 2012: Saturday at DEMA Show Brings Opportunities to Share Information and Ideas
July 3, 2012: Be A Diver Pool Helps Disabled Military Veterans From Across the Nation Try Scuba Diving at the 8th Annual Adaptive Watersports Festival
July 3, 2012: DEMA Submits Public Comments on Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary (FKNMS) Boundaries, Marine Zones, & Associated Regulations
June 27, 2012: Dan Orr & Richard Rutkowski Honored With DEMA’S 2012 Reaching Out Award
June 27, 2012: Plans for Water, Sports & Travel Festival Confirmed for April 26-28, 2013 In Fort Lauderdale, Florida
June 19, 2012: Energize Your Morning and Your Business at DEMA Show 2012 Espresso Education & Special Sessions
June 19, 2012: Be A Diver Pool Checks In at the Chicago In-Water Boat Show to Cross-Market Diving to Consumers Interested in Boating
June 13, 2012: DEMA Show 2012 Registration and Seminar Information Now Available
June 13, 2012: An Exciting New Experience is in Store for DEMA Show 2012 Exhibitors and Attendees at the Sands Expo Convention Center 

June 8, 2012:

DEMA Responds to Undercurrent Article Regarding National Ocean Policy Implementation

June 6, 2012: DEMA Board of Directors Announces Fort Lauderdale Festival Decisions
May 22, 2012: DEMA Announces the United States Department of Justice Extends Compliance Date for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Requirements for Pools
May 15, 2012: Dive Industry Professionals Gather to Strategize Future Growth for the Industry
May 9, 2012: Public Safety Announcement Created to Increase First Aid Knowledge for Divers Interacting with Lionfish
April 25, 2012:
WTF DEMA? Why The Festival?
April 30, 2012: DEMA Opens Official Hotel Block for DEMA Show 2012 in Las Vegas
April 20, 2012: Industry Mourns the Loss of Chuck Blakesless, Co-Founder of Skin Dive Magazine 
April 20, 2012: DEMA Adds Team Member to Increase Effectiveness of Communications Regarding DEMA Benefits, Programs and Events
April 18, 2012: DEMA'S Proposed Changes to Place Fair Licensure Language in Florida Bill are Approved by Governor
April 18 2012: Your Brain Requested at 2020 Vision Session at Scuba Show
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March 20, 2012: DEMA Works with Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) to Place Fair Licensure Language in Florida Bill
March 20, 2012: Save $50 When You Pay Your 2012 Dues by March 31, 2012
March 8, 2012: 
March 1, 2012:  DEMAIL 3/1: National Ocean Policy Update
March 1, 2012: Join DEMA at Beneath the Sea on Sunday, March 25th at 1:00 p.m. and See the Future of the Diving Industry
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January 11, 2012:   DEMA Show Exhibitor Companion 1/11:  Pay Your 2012 Membership Dues & Deposit by 1/13 to Keep $16.45 Rate
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