Events

Industry Calendar - Upcoming Meetings, Events, Seminars & Continuing Education

Posted by: developer
4/1/2009

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2014 Events

August

August 3-7:
StormCon 2014 Conference
Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR
Contact: http://www.stormcon.com/index.html

August 4-5:
PGMS Summer Regional Seminar and Site Visit

Minneapolis, MN
Contact: http://pgms.org/2014-summer-site-visit/

August 7:
KTF Turfgrass Field Day
Rocky Ford Turfgrass Research Center, Manhattan, KS
Contact: 785-532-6173; cdipman@ksu.edu

August 8:
2014 Nebraska Great Plains Summer Field Day
Lied Lodge, Nebraska City, NE
Contact: http://www.nnla.org/events/2014-nebraska-great-plains-summer-field-day/

August 12-14:
Wisconsin Farm Technology Days 
Stevens Point, WI
Contact: http://www.wifarmtechnologydays.com/

August 13:
MSU Turfgrass Field Day
Hancock Turfgrass Research Center, East Lansing, MI
Contact: http://www.michiganturfgrass.org/msu-turfgrass-field-day.html

August 13:
NCSU Turfgrass Field Day
Lake Wheeler Turfgrass Research Labs, Raleigh, NC
Contact: www.ncsu.edu

August 13-15:
Summer Green Road Show
Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC
Contact: https://ncnla.memberclicks.net/summer-green-road-show

August 15:
MSU Turfgrass Summer Field Day
Hancock Turfgrass Research Center, East Lansing, MI
Contact: http://mtfresearch.org/calendar-of-events.html

August 15-22:
2014 PIA@IGS Show
Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
Contact: http://www.piagrows.org/information-for-attendees/

August 17-24:
3rd International Symposium on Turfgrass Management & Science for Sports Fields

Brisbane, QLD
Contact: info@ihc2014.org; www.ihc2014.org

August 19-21:
Annual PIA Trade Show and Conference

Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
Contact: http://piagrows.org/pia-expo.html

August 26:
MSU Turfgrass Research Field Day
Rodney Foil Plant Science Research Center, Starkville, MS
Contact: http://www.msturfassociation.org/-home

August 27-29:
Turf Australia Conference & Field Day
Penrith, NSW Australia
Contact: info@handyevents.com.au; 07-5499-9616



September

September 9-11:
FTGA 62nd Annual Conference & Show
Buena Vista Palace, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Contact: FTGA 863-688-9413; info@ftga.org; http://www.ftga.org/conference-trade-show/generalhotel-info/

September 9-14: 
Women in the Green Industry Conference presented by John Deere Landscapes 
Charleston Marriott, Charleston, SC
Contact: 800-687-6949; info@urbanagcouncil.com

 

September 16:
ISTMA Fall Workshop
Kickers Soccer  Complex, Iowa City, IA
Contact: http://www.iowaturfgrass.org

September 21-24:
Conference on Genomics, Traits and Business
Hilton Charlotte University, Charlotte, NC 
Contact: http://www.amseed.org/event/conference-on-genomics-traits-and-business/

September 25-26:
ONLA Annual Convention & Trade Show
Cox Business Center, Tulsa, OK
Contact: 405-945-6737

September 25-27:
FNGLA - The Landscape Show
Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL
Contact: http://www.fngla.org/events/index.aspx

September 26:
The Vanmac Field Day
Schwab Rollrasen, Germany
Contact: http://www.vanmacfieldday.com/

 

October

October 1-3:
Missouri Seedsmen’s Association Annual Meeting
Resort at Port Arrowhead, Ozark, MO
Contact: http://www.amseed.org/event/missouri-seedsmens-association-annual-meeting/

October 1 - December 12:
Rutgers University

Rutgers Professional Golf Turf Management School: Two-Year Certificate Program
New Brunswick, NJ
Contact: 732-932-9271; http://www.golfturf.rutgers.edu/golf-course-turf-management-certificate-2-year.asp

October 2-3:
Tennessee Green Industry Expo
The NEW Music City Center, Nashville, TN
Contact: 931-473-3951; www.tngie.com

 October 3-4:

2014 Oklahoma Sod Field Days
Tulsa Grass and Sod Farms, Inc.
Contact: Oklahoma Sod Producers Association (OSPA) 918-299-7743; info@ospa.us; www.ospa.us

October 5-7:
68th Annual Northwest Turfgrass Association Conference
Chambers Bay, University Place, WA
Contact: NTA 253-219-8360; http://www.nwturfgrass.net/index.html

October 8:
Michigan Snow Conference & Expo
Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, MI
Contact: http://www.landscape.org/snow_expo.cfm

October 8-10:
WaterSmart Innovations Conference & Expo
South Point Hotel & Conference Center, Las Vegas, NV
Contact: 702-822-8800; www.watersmartinnovations.com

October 14-16:
NRPA Congress and Expo
Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC
Contact: National Parks & Recreation Association 703-858-0784; http://www.nrpa.org/Congress2014/?overlay

October 15:
IECA Webinar: Collaborative Leadership
Instructors: Barry Fagan, PE/PLS, CPESC and Jesse Poore, AICP, CFM
Contact: International Erosion Control Association 800-455-4322; 303-640-7554; education@ieca.org; http://www.ieca.org/education/webinar/livewebinars.asp#oct

October 20-22:
2014 Kentucky Turfgrass Council (KTC) Conference
Owensboro, KY
Contact: KTC 859-916-5679; www.kyturfcouncil.com

October 22-24:
PLANET: 25th Anniversary Green Industry Conference
Louisville Marriott Downtown & Kentucky Expo Center, Louisville, KY
Contact: https://www.landcarenetwork.org/GIC

October 22-25:
2014 PGMS School of Grouns Management & GIE+Expo
Galt House Hotel, Louisville, KY
Contact: http://pgms.org/2013/03/13/school-of-grounds-management/

October 27-29:
Annual Southwest Turfgrass Association Landscape Conference & Expo
Embassy Suites Convention Center, Albuquerque, NM
Contact: 575-646-1715; http://southwestturfgrass.com/

October 28-30:
53rd ATA Annual Turfgrass Conference & Tradeshow
Auburn University Hotel & Conference Center, Auburn, AL
Contact: 334-821-3000; mailbox@alaturfgrass.org; http://www.alaturfgrass.org/


November

November 2-5:
ASA, CSSA & SSSA International Annual Meeting
Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA
Contact: Lynne Navis, 608-268-4961; lnavis@sciencessocieties.org; www.acsmeetings.org

November 8-11:
Western Seed Association Annual Conference
Westing Crown Center, Kansas City, MO
Contact: http://www.amseed.org/event/western-seed-association-annual-conference/

November 9-10:
ASTA Farm & Lawn Seed Conference
Westin Crown Center, Kansas City, MO
Contact: http://www.amseed.org/event/asta-farm-lawn-seed-conference/

November 11-12:
MTA Conference & Trade Show
Bost Conference Center, Starkville, MS
Contact: http://www.msturfassociation.org/-home

November 12-13:
Ag Labor Forum Vegas – 2014 Ag Employer Forum
Doubletree Tropicana Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, NV
Contact: http://www.ncaeonline.org/aglaborforumvegas

November 11-12
:
NYSTA Turf & Grounds Exposition
Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, NY
Contact: http://www.nysta.org/events/calendar.html

November 13-14:
Canada's Green Industry Show & Conference 
Edmonton EXPO Centre at Northlands, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Contact: 780-489-1991; valerie.stobbe@landscape-alberta.com; www.greenindustryshow.com

November 17-19:
Carolinas GCSAA Conference & Show
Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, SC
Contact: 800-476-4272; www.carolinasgcsa.org

November 17-19:
Horteast 2014
Cunard Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Contact: http://members.landscapenl.com/horteast-trade-show-conferenc/

November 17-21: 
Irrigation Show & Education Conference 
Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, AZ
Contact: 703-536-7080; info@irrigationshow.org; www.irrigationshow.org

November 21-24:
American Society of Landscape Architects
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO
Contact: 888-999-2752; http://www.aslameeting2014.com/ 


December

December 2-4:
Kansas Turfgrass Council Conference & Trade Show
Topeka, KS
Contact: cdipman@ksu.edu; 785-532-6173

December 3-5:
The Ohio Turfgrass Conference & Show
Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH
Contact: http://www.ohiolawncare.org/

December 9-11:
New Jersey Turfgrass Association Green Expo Turf & Landscape Conference
Taj Mahal Resort, Atlantic City, NJ
Contact: 973-812-6467; www.njturfgrass.org

December 9-11:
RMRTA 61st Annual Turfgrass Conference & Trade Show

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Denver International Airport, Denver, CO
Contact: 303-770-2220; rmrta@gwami.com or www.rmrta.org

December 9-12:
ASTA 69th Corn & Sorghum Seed Research Conference
ASTA 44th Soybean Seed Research Conference & Expo
Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL
Contact: http://www.amseed.org/event/asta-69th-corn-sorghum-seed-research-conference-asta-44th-soybean-seed-research-conference-seed-expo/

December 10:
Missouri Green Industry Conference 
St. Charles Convention Center, St. Charles, MO 
Contact: info@mogic.org; http://mogic.org/

December 10: 
Oregon Landscape Expo
Oregon Convention Center, Portland OR
Contact: 800-505-8105; www.oregonlandscape.org

December 16-18:
Texas Turfgrass Association Conference & Show
Fort Worth Convention Center & Omni Hotel, Fort Worth, TX
Contact: 979-690-2201; info@texasturf.com; www.texasturf.com

December 17:
IECA Webinar: TMDL Compliance Planning
Instructor: Craig S. Benson
Contact: International Erosion Control Association 800-455-4322; 303-640-7554; education@ieca.org; http://www.ieca.org/education/webinar/livewebinars.asp#dec


2015 Events

January

January 5-7:
Tennessee Turfgrass Annual Conference
Cool Springs Marriott, Franklin, TN
Contact: 615-591-8286; http://www.ttaonline.org/event-825662

January 5-9: 
Green & Growin’ Show 
Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, NC
Contact: NC Nursery & Landscape Association 919-816-9119; https://ncnla.memberclicks.net/green-growin-trade-show

 

January 6-8:
Nebraska Turf Conference
LaVista Conference Center, LaVista, NE
Contact: www.nebraskaturfgrass.com

January 7 – March 18:
Rutgers University

Rutgers Professional Golf Turf Management School: Two-Year Certificate Program
New Brunswick, NJ
Contact: 732-932-9271; http://www.golfturf.rutgers.edu/golf-course-turf-management-certificate-2-year.asp

January 8:
TCNC Annual Meeting at the Green & Growin’ Show
Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, NC 
Contact: TCNC 919-459-2070; info@NCTurfgrass.org

January 11-14:
American Farm Bureau Federation Annual Conference
San Diego, CA
Contact: http://www.amseed.org/event/american-farm-bureau-federation-annual-convention/

January 12-30:
Rutgers University

Rutgers Professional Golf Turf Management School: Three-Week Preparatory Short Course New Brunswick, NJ
Contact: 732-932-9271; http://www.golfturf.rutgers.edu/golf-course-turf-management-certificate-3-week.asp

January 13-14:
Illinois Turfgrass Foundation TURF Conference 2015
Bolingbrook Golf Club, Bolingbrook, IL
Contact: ITF 630-243-9483; http://www.illinoisturfgrassfoundation.org/page-1432657

January 13-16:
2015 STMA Conference & Exhibition
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO
Contact: STMA 800-323-3875; http://www.stma.org/

January 20:
TPT Annual Conference & Trade Show
Bay City Civic Center, Bay City, TX
Contact: TPT 979-282-9305;http://www.txsod.com/

January 20-22:
Iowa Turfgrass Conference & Trade Show
The Meadows Event & Conference Center, Altoona, IA
Contact: 515-635-0306; sarah@iowaturfgrass.org; http://www.iowaturfgrass.org/iticonference2015.htm

January 21-23:
Indiana Green Expo
Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN
Contact: MRTF 517-392-5003; miturfgrass@gmail.com; http://www.indianagreenexpo.com/

January 22-23:
Arkansas Turf Association Annual Conference & Trade Show
Hot Springs Convention Center, Hot Springs National Park, AR
Contact: ATA 501-860-0187; arkturfgrassassn@att.net; http://www.arkansasturf.org/conference/

January 26-28:
Great Lakes Trade Exposition (GLTE)
Presented by MI Nursery & Landscape Association
Lansing Center, Lansing, MI
Contact: MNLA 517-381-0437; http://www.glte.org/ 

January 26-28: 
Utah Green Industry Trade Show 
Southtowne Expo Center, Sandy, UT
Contact: utgreen2@aol.com; http://www.utahgreen.org/events.htm

January 26-29:
Virginia Turf & Landscape Trade Show
Fredericksburg Conference & Expo Center, Fredericksburg, VA
Contact: 757-464-1004; vaturf@verizon.net
http://www.turfconference.org/


February

February 2-6:
Canadian International Turfgrass Conference & Trade Show
Telus Convention Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada 
Contact: CGSA at 416-626-8873; http://golfsupers.com/en/events/canadian-international-turfgrass-conference-and-trade-show/2012-citc-and-ts

February 3-5:
NCAE’s 2015 Annual Meeting
Hotel Monaco, Washington, DC
Contact: http://www.ncaeonline.org/member-services/events/26-annual-meeting/113-2015-annual-meeting-2

February 3-5:
NCTGA 30th Annual Conference & Trade Show
Hilton Garden Inn, Fargo, ND
Contact: NCTGA 701-552-1940; http://www.nctga.net/events

February 11-13:

WGGA 2015 Conference & Trade Show
Ramkota Best Western, Casper, WY
Contact: http://www.wgga.org/


save the dateFebruary 16-19:
TPI 2015 International Education Conference
& Field Day
Omni la Costa Resort, San Diego, CA
Contact: +1-847-649-5555; 1-800-405-8873

info@TurfGrassSod.org
http://www.turfgrasssod.org/publisher/events/2009/4/1/tpi-meeting-event-calendar


February 21-26:

GCSAA - 2015 Golf Industry Show
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, TX
Contact: 800-472-7878; jozark@gcsaa.org
http://www.golfindustryshow.com/

February 25-27:
iLandscape 2015 - The Illinois + Wisconsin Landscape Show
The Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center & Hotel, Schaumburg, IL
Contact: http://www.ilandscapeshow.com/index.cfm/fuseaction/home.home/index.htm


March

March 10-12:
52nd Annual Western Canada Turfgrass Association Conference & Trade Show
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Contact: http://wcta-online.com/coming-events/wcta-show-conference/item/955-2015-conference-and-trade-show-dates-location-announced

 

June

June 25-27:
TPI Live Show & Tell
Portland, OR
Contact: +1-847-649-5555; 1-800-405-8873

info@TurfGrassSod.orghttp://www.turfgrasssod.org/publisher/9/events

 

August

August 6:
Kansas Turfgrass Council Conference & Trade Show

Olathe, KS
Contact: KTF 785-532-6173; cdipman@ksu.edu

August 12-14:
2015 Summer Green Road Show
Hickory Metro Convention Center, Hickory, NC
Contact: NCNLA 919-816-9119; info@ncnla.org

 

October

October 21-23: 
GIE + EXPO 2015 
Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, KY
Contact: OPEI 703-549-7600; info@opei.org; http://opei.org/