Welcome to ArborCon ...the premiere tree care conference in Michigan! ASM is the Michigan Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA), a statewide membership organization for Professional and Emerging Arborists, Urban Foresters, Tree Workers/Climbers, Utility Arborists and Plant Health Care Specialists in Michigan. ASM’s members have been formally organized for almost 90 years. ASM is dedicated to helping tree care professionals succeed in their career and supports successful business opportunities and operations.
ASM is committed to the development and delivery of premiere educational programs designed for tree care professionals. Enjoy Arboriculture in Lansing, Michigan!
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED
We have plenty of space available. Please register onsite at the ArborCon Registration Desk at the Lansing Center-Hall A.
ASM members receive a discount and the Non member fee includes a one year membership to ASM. Early registration fee ends on February 1, 2020. NEW POLICY: Payment must be made at the time of your online registration. If you are paying by check, please call the ASM Office at 517-337-4999 for assistance.
Approved CEUs include:
· ISA CEUs - 6 Credits available for Tuesday and 7.5 Credits on Wednesday
· MDARD Pesticide Applicator- 3 Credits available on Tuesday and 4 Credits available on Wednesday
· TCIA Credits: 2 Credits available on Tuesday and 5 Credits available on Wednesday
Refund requests must be submitted in writing via email or mail no later than Monday, February 3, 2020 to receive a refund. A $50.00 administration fee will be assessed for all cancellations. Refund requests received after the deadline will not be accepted.
The registration form serves as a contract between the conference registrant and the ASM. Payment for the services provided by the ASM is the responsibility of the conference registrant. Payment in full will remain due if the registrant is absent or cancels after the deadline date. The conference registrant agrees to these terms and the contract becomes active upon ASM receiving the completed registration.
CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS 2020
ARBORCON HAPPY HOUR: Join ASM and fellow ArborCon attendees at Tavern & Tap on Monday, Feb 10 from 7:00-9:00pm.There will be several beverages for $4 and the first round of appetizers are hosted by the Lansing Convention and Visitors Bureau! Come and network, meet new people and enjoy the atmosphere!
VENDOR RECEPTION - Tuesday, February 11 from 4:30-6:30pm: This grand event features food, a cash bar, raffles, log sawing contest, Tech & Safety Rodeo and more! You won't want to miss this networking time with colleagues and industry specialists. Tour des Booths Raffle items will be posted at ArborCon registration. This raffle benefits the Tour des Trees Riders which benefits the TREE Fund. Bring your dollars and support tree research.
BE GREEN: Consider bringing a water bottle to the conference. ASM will have water stations around the Lansing Center and in the session rooms. Fill up the bottle not the landfills!
FUTURE ARBORCON DATES
February 8-10, 2021
February 7-9, 2022
February 6-8, 2023
February 5-7, 2024
February 10-12, 2025