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Thursday, September 12 - Friday, September 13, 2019
Great Wolf Lodge, Traverse City, MI




The 2019 Fall Conference is a 1.5 day jam-packed educational experience in beautiful Traverse City, Michigan. Check out the agenda below for more details or click on the button to register.  ISA and MDARD credits are pending approval.
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 ISA and MDARD credtis are available for each day:              
  * 3.5 ISA ceu's - September 12             
  * 6.0 ISA ceu's - September 13              
  * MDARD credits pending. An update will be posted.

WANT TO TAKE AN ISA EXAM?
Register to take any ISA Exam at www.isa-arbor.com by August 27, 2019.

AGENDA - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12


 8:30am-12:00pm ISA Testing  Register at www.isa-arbor.com by August 27
Location: GREAT WOLF LODGE - CONFERENCE CENTER FOYER
 8:30am-2:30pm Chain Saw Safety & Cutting Techniques Separate Registration here.
Location: The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

12:00-12:45pm

REGISTRATION - ARBORFEST

GREAT WOLF LODGE - CONFERENCE CENTER

12:30-1:30pm MDOT Traffic Control For Commercial Vehicles
1:30-2:30pm We Are ALL Sales People…Are you Doing It Right?
 Move to The Village of Grand Traverse Commons for outdoor sessions
 3:15-4:15pm Traffic Control Set-Up (1 or 2 Examples) MDOT The Village at Grand Traverse Common
 3:15-4:15pm Tree Identification Walk/Samples
 4:15-5:15pm 1-Year Later: Tree Response to Air-Spading & Tree Injections
4:15-5:15pm Traffic Control Set-Up (1 or 2 Examples) MDOT


AGENDA - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

7:00-8:00am

REGISTRATION

GREAT WOLF LODGE - CONFERENCE CENTER




8:00-9:00am

The Basics of Oak Wilt Treatment Strategies
 9:00-9:30am What are ‘Tomography’ and ‘Resistograph’ tools and how can they help you?
 9:45-10:30am Tree Risk Assessment Qualification – What is it and How this industry process protects YOU
10:30-11:15am Unmanned Aerial Devices – Unique applications and Skills Needed
11:15-11:50am Plant Health Care – YES, There are Best Management Practices & ANSI Standards!

12:00-12:45pm - Lunch and relocate to The Village of Grand Traverse Commons for afternoon hands-on sessions.

1:00-2:00pm

Applying Oak Wilt Management Strategies to Infection Scenarios The Village at Grand Traverse Commons



1:00-2:00pm TRAQ scenarios: Two differing target/risk stratifications explored
 1:00-2:00pm PHC: Tour the GTC with Experts

2:00-3:00pm

Applying Oak Wilt Management Strategies to Infection Scenarios
 2:00-3:00pm TRAQ scenarios: Two differing target/risk stratifications explored
 2:00-3:00pm  PHC: Tour the GTC with Experts
3:00-4:00pm Demonstrations using Tomography, and Resistograph Equipment