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2023 Convention Agenda


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Sunday, July 30, 2023
Registration for Officials Classes
Registration for General Session for Commission Members
Boxing Judge Class & Test
MMA Referee Class – Level I
MMA Referee – Level II
The Training Course for Inspectors
Monday, July 31, 2023
Registration for Officials Classes
Registration for General Session for Commission Members
MMA Ref Mechanics – Level I-Practical Assessment & Exam
Boxing Referee Course – (Practical Instruction)
Boxing Referee Mechanics Course & Final Test
MMA Judge Course – Level I
MMA Judge Course & Test -Level II
Bring Ticket!
Tuesday, August 1, 2023
Registration for General Session for Commission Members
Opening Remarks -ABC President Mike Mazzulli
Self-Introduction of Attendees & Affiliation/Voting Forms
Approval of 2022 Minutes – Matt Schowalter, Secretary
Financial Report – Dennis Reno, Treasurer
UFC Welcome Remarks
Boxing Rules Committee Update
New Officer – Declarations/ Nominations
Bareknuckle Unified Rules “Review for Vote”
Training Inspectors Tips for Commissioners & Hand Wrap
Lunch on Your Own
Combat Registry – Chris Palmquist
BoxRec Update – Dr. Marina Sheppard/John Sheppard
Vendor Gift Recognition
MMA Rules Committee Update
USA Boxing Update on Amateur Boxing
Special Guest Speaker with Q & A
Tribal Commissions & Issues
New Commission Orientation – Scott Bowler, 1st Vice President
Personality Improvement Session
Wednesday Aug 2, 2023
2023 Conference Presentation & Options
Medical Committee Report & Symposium
Head Trauma
Weight Loss
Deaths & Causes
Older Fighters
PED Use Cause & Effects
Minimum medical testing protocol for licensure
Lunch on your own
Broadcast Commentary discussion
Suspending Fighters After the Fact / False Medical Records-Brian Dunn
Bellator MMA
Matchmaking “High Level Fights”
Retired Fighter Fund Update
WBC Presentation
New Fighter Committee
Welcome Reception/Bring Tickets
Annual Banquet – Circle of Honor Awards (Business Dress)
ABC Founder Tributes:
John McCain, Jay Nady, Dickie Cole
Art Davie
Thursday, August 3, 2023
Regulation of Tribal Events – Oneida Nation
Matchmaking “High Level Fights”
RIZIN MMA – Rule Set Discussion
Board of Directors Election – Swearing in of new officers
ABC Suspension Policy /Compliance
Approval of Proposed New Members & Status Changes
Designation of Exhibition Fights
Finance Committee Update
Vote on Bare Knuckle Rules by Body
New Business
* Agenda subject to updates

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