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2017 ISA Annual International Conference and Trade Show

The 2017 ISA Annual International Conference and Trade Show will be held July 28 – August 2, 2017 in Washington, D.C. The agenda is as follows:

 

FRIDAY, 28 JULY

7:00 am–10:30 am Registration Open for Pre-Conference Workshops at the Arboretum (US National Arboretum)

8:00 am–5:00 pm Tree Anatomy Workshop (US National Arboretum)

8:00 am–4:00 pm Pre-Conference Workshops (US National Arboretum)

12:00 pm–4:00 pm Arbor Fair and Expo (US National Arboretum)

12:30 pm–1:30 pm Registration Open for Pre-Conference Workshops at the Arboretum (US National Arboretum)

1:00 pm–5:15 pm International Tree Climbing Championship (US National Arboretum)

1:00 pm–9:00 pm ISA Board of Directors Meeting (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

4:00 pm–6:00 pm Conference Registration Open (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

 

SATURDAY, 29 JULY

7:30 am–1:30 pm Registration Open (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–12:00 pm ISA Board of Directors Meeting (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–5:00 pm Tree Anatomy Workshop (National Arboretum)

8:00 am–4:00 pm Pre-Conference Workshops and Tour

8:30 am–9:30 am Registration Open for Pre-Conference Workshops at the Arboretum (US National Arboretum)

8:30 am–2:30 pm International Tree Climbing Championship (National Arboretum)

9:00 am–4:00 pm Arbor Fair and Expo (US National Arboretum)

12:30 pm–1:30 pm Registration Open for Pre-Conference Workshops at the Arboretum (US National Arboretum)

3:00 pm–5:00 pm International Tree Climbing Championship: Activities, Reception, and Awards (National Arboretum)

 

SUNDAY, 30 JULY

7:30 am–8:30 pm Registration Open (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–3:00 pm Tree Anatomy Workshop (National Arboretum)

8:00 am–4:00 pm Pre-Conference Workshops and Tour

8:00 am–5:00 pm ISA Council of Representatives Meeting (COR)

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:30 am–2:00 pm ITCC Masters’ Challenge (National Arboretum)

9:00 am–2:00 pm Arbor Fair and Expo (US National Arboretum)

12:00 pm–4:00 pm ISA Board of Directors Meeting (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

4:00 pm–4:30 pm ISA Annual Business Meeting (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

5:15 pm–5:55 pm Student Kickoff Meeting (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

6:00 pm–7:30 pm Arboriculture Celebration/Opening Ceremony

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

7:30 pm–9:30 pm Welcome Reception on the Trade Show Floor

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

 

MONDAY, 31 JULY

7:00 am–8:30 am Women in Arboriculture Networking Session

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

7:00 am–8:30 am BCMA Breakfast (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

7:00 am–5:00 pm Registration Open (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

7:30 am–8:00 am Coffee and Networking (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–8:30 am President’s Welcome (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:30 am–9:15 am Keynote Presentation: Mark Buscaino(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

9:30 am–11:00 am Educational Sessions (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

11:00 am–1:00 pm Break on the Trade Show floor (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

11:00 am–5:00 pm Trade Show Open (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

11:00 am–5:00 pm ISA Presents: Educational Poster Displays

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, Trade Show Floor)

11:15 am–4:15 pm Climbers’ Corner (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

1:00 pm–5:00 pm Educational Sessions (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

2:30 pm–3:30 pm Break on the Trade Show floor (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

5:15 pm–6:00pm AREA Meeting (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

6:00pm–8:00 pm AREA Networking and Student Social (Public House)

7:00 pm–7:30 pm TREE Fund Day at Night (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

 

TUESDAY, 1 AUGUST

7:30 am–1:30 pm Registration Open (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–9:00 am Continental Breakfast on the Trade Show Floor

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–3:00 pm Trade Show Open (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–3:00 pm ISA Presents: Educational Poster Displays

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, Trade Show Floor)

8:15 am–2:00 pm Climbers’ Corner (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

9:00 am–4:00 pm Educational Sessions (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

10:30 am–11:00 am Coffee and Networking Break (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

12:30 pm–2:30 pm Break on the Trade Show floor (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

4:15 pm–5:00 pm Tuesday Closing Keynote: Ari Novy (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

6:00 pm–7:30 pm ISA Board of Directors Meeting (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

7:00 pm–11:00 pm TREE Fund After Hours Silver Anniversary Tour Celebration

and Mid-Atlantic Chapter Party (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

WEDNESDAY, 2 AUGUST

7:00 am–11:00 am Registration Open (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

7:30 am–8:00 am Coffee and Networking (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

7:30 am–5:00 pm ISA Presents: Educational Poster Displays

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–12:00 pm ISA US Botanic Garden and Capital Tour

(Departs from Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–3:00 pm SCA Field Day (Departs from Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–5:00 pm AREA and General Education Sessions (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–5:00 pm Municipal Specialist Certification Prep Course

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

8:00 am–5:00 pm Casey Trees Tour

(Welcome then departs from Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

12:00 pm–1:30 pm Break Refreshments/Lunch on Your Own

(Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

3:00 pm–3:15 pm Break (Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center)

 

For more information, or to register, visit www.isa-arbor.com

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