Project Diver: Level 3 - May 2022 Agenda

May 14–18, 2022 at Deep Dive Dubai


The following agenda includes a two-day conference open to all participants. The remaining three days are an interactive workshop that forms the Core Module of the Global Underwater Explorers (GUE) Project Diver curriculum. Joining the three-day in-water workshop requires GUE Fundamentals certification or higher.

Saturday, May 14 - Lectures

9:00
Welcome
Jarrod Jablonski
9:30
Individual Susceptibility to DCS
Dr. Marroni
10:30
Measuring Decompression Stress
Sergio Schirato

BREAK


11:30
Have a Photogrammetry Model? Now What?
John Kendall
12:15
Representing a Cave in 3D
Peter Brandt
13:00
Utilization of 360° Videography in Project Diving
Luca Palezza

LUNCH ON SITE


15:30
Habitats for Decompression Support
Kirill Egorov
16:15
Cave Exploration Logistics
Sergio Schirato
17:00
How to Build a Scientific Report
Erik Wurz

Sunday, May 15 - Lectures

9:00
Next-Gen DPVs
SUEX
9:45
Wreck Exploration Logistics
Mario Arena

BREAK


11:00
Full Face Mask and Operations
Richard Lundgren
11:45
Liability in Extreme Expeditions
DAN Europe

LUNCH ON SITE


14:00
Rebreather Types and Configurations
Kirill Egorov
14:45
Mixed Rebreather Teams
Richard Lundgren

BREAK


16:00
Bailout Rebreathers and Panel Discussion
- Sidewinder (Kirill Egorov)
- Halcyon RBK (Mark Messersmith)
- eCCR Sidemount (Jakub Šimánek)
19:00
Hands-on Review of Rebreathers (60 min)
- RBK, JJ-CCR, Sidewinder, Liberty

Monday, May 16 - Workshops

8:00
Basic Research Operator with AVATAR and O-Dive
DAN Europe
8:45
Pre-dive Assessments and Training
DAN Europe
9:30
Dive in DDD with Hands-on Experience with AVATAR/O-Dive

LUNCH ON SITE


14:30
Diver Medical Technician Course Overview
DAN Europe
15:15
In-water FFM and Surface Communication
Richard Lundgren
16:00
Full Rescue Scenario
DAN Europe and Blue Guard Training

Tuesday, May 17 - Workshops

9:00
Chamber Operations and Optional Mock Treatment
Dimitris Fifis

LUNCH ON SITE


13:30
Running a Successful Dive Project
Graham Blackmore
14:15
Underwater Videography: Shooting for Success
Dimitris Fifis
15:00
Field Repairs
Dimitris Fifis, Graham Blackmore, Richard Lundgren
16:00
Advanced Underwater Navigation
Andrea Cappa

Wednesday, May 18 - Workshops

9:00
Deco Troubles
Simon Mitchell
9:45
What it Means to be Conservative in Decompression Diving
Simon Mitchell

BREAK


11:00
Extreme Rebreather Diving Parameters
Simon Mitchell
11:45
Diving Injuries and Emergency Management
Simon Mitchell

LUNCH ON SITE


14:00
In-water Recompression
Simon Mitchell
15:00
Open Group Discussion
16:00
Closing and Project Diver Conference Debrief
17:00
Group Dinner