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55th Annual Turfgrass Symposium

  • 01/12/2022
  • 12:00 PM
  • 01/13/2022
  • 4:00 PM
  • The American Club, Kohler, WI

Registration

  • Anyone wanting to attend that missed Pre-Registration deadline or is registering/paying at door.
  • Anyone that wants to just attend our lunch during the second day of event is welcome to join us.
  • Complimentary Registration for Speakers/Presenters/Panelists
  • Any full time students enrolled in Turfgrass studies and Educators/Extension Agents are welcome to attend this event with our discounted pricing.
  • Includes education and refreshments (Wed-Thur), reception (Wed pm), breakfast (Thur am), and lunch (Thur).

Register

Invitation Letter and HOTEL RESERVATION INSTRUCTIONS

     2022 Wisconsin Golf Turf Symposium

Things that matter!

The American Club

Kohler, Wisconsin

Wednesday, January 12th

 

12:00 – 1:00                Symposium Registration

1:00 – 1:15                  Jeff Barlow, CGCS - 2021 WGCSA President                 

Welcome - Opening Remarks      

1:15 – 2:00              Andy Johnson-Fried Egg Podcast

           Keynote                                               

2:00 – 2:45                  Doug Linde- Prof. Turf Mgmt. , Delaware Valley University

                                    How to retain employees

2:45 –  3:00                 Break

3:00 – 3:45                Adam Suelflow- GCS at The Wisconsin Club

          Leann Cooper-Senior Manager, Chapter Services GCSAA

                                   First Green Program

3:45 – 4:30             Doug Linde- Professor Turf Management, Delaware Valley University

   Monitoring and managing organic matter in putting greens

10:45– 11:30            Gina Rizzi- President, ARCUS Marketing & Radius Sports Group

           BMP Update

5:00                             Refreshments and Conversation


Thursday, January 13th


MORNING

6:45 – 7:45                  Breakfast Buffet

8:00 – 8:45                  Zachary Nicoludis- USGA Green Section Agronomist

USGA Year in Review

9:00 – 9:45                  Sandy Martin WI Dept. of Workforce Development – Job Service, Lead Business Services Outreach and President of the Wisconsin Employment and Training Association.

Thomas Walsh- WI Dept of Workforce Development

                                    Labor

9:45 – 10:00                Break

10:00 – 10:45         Sandy Martin WI Dept. of Workforce Development – Job Service, Lead Business Services Outreach and President of the Wisconsin Employment and Training Association.

Thomas Walsh- WI Dept of Workforce Development

11:30 – 12:00              Q and A Session

12:00 – 1:00                Lunch

AFTERNOON

1:00 – 2:30                  Dan Schwartz -Ruekert & Mielke, INC

Drone survey pilot

2:30 – 3:15                  Panel Discussion- Maintaining a golf course on a lower budget

TBD ASAP



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