The keynote presentation will be 8:45 a.m. on Saturday, July 16, at the Radisson Hotel Billings as the opening to the 2016 OWAA Conference.
Tim Cahill is a founding editor of Outside magazine. His published work has appeared in Rolling Stone, Outside, Field and Stream, Esquire, the New York Times Book Review, National Geographic, National Geographic Traveler and many other publications. Cahill has won numerous awards, including The National Magazine Award and the Society of American Travel Writers’ Lowell Thomas Award. He is the author of nine books, one of which (“Jaguars Ripped My Flesh”) National Geographic named one of the “100 best adventure travel books ever written.”
Cahill is the co-author of four IMAX documentaries, including “Everest” and “The Living Sea.” Two of these documentaries were nominated for Academy Awards. He has also been “writer in residence” at San Jose State University.
Cahill is 72 and has made his living writing for 45 years. He lives in the shadows of the Crazy Mountains in Montana.
More information about conference can found on the conference website: http://www.owaa.org/2016conference.