Upcoming Conferences:

Conference & AGM: 45 Years & Growing Strong @ River Cree Resort & Casino 

February 28-March 2, 2023

Registration is now open! This event will be offered in person only. Renew your 2023 Membership to get discounted conference pricing.

Up to 10 Credits are available. ISA and Pesticide Applicator credits will be applied for in Alberta, BC and Saskatchewan. 

Speaker Bios & Presentation Summaries can be viewed by clicking the link

 

CONFERENCE PRICING:

Member: $525

Non-Member: $725

One Day only: $375

Extra Banquet Ticket: $75

 

AGENDA
Tuesday, February 28, 2023

11:00 am-12:45 pm: Conference Registration

12:45 pm-1:00 pm: Conference Welcome

1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Session 1 with Thomas Whitney - Signs and Symptoms of Insect Damage to Trees*ISA Approved Credit

2:00 pm-3:00 pm: Session 2 with Thomas Whitney - Effect of Drought on Plants*ISA Approved Credit

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm: Nutrition Break

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm: Annual General Meeting

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Meet and Greet with Exhibitors

Wednesday, Mar 1, 2023

7:00am - 8:15 am: Breakfast - Sponsored by Asplundh Canada ULC

8:15 am - 8:30 am: Greetings

8:30 am - 9:30 am: Session 3 with Dr. William Hamman - 100 Days to Victory in the War on Weeds

9:30 am - 10:30 am: Session 4 with Linden Lundback - Weather Effects and Tools

10:30 am- 11:00 am: Nutrition Break

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: Session 5 with Vivianne Servant - Environmental Monitoring in Alberta

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Lunch - Sponsored by Arbor-Tech Utility Services Ltd.

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Session 6 with Dr. Frank Wong/Michael Owen - Update on Bayer Roundup Products

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Session 7 with Kaylie Krys - From a New Point of View: Remote Sensing Applications for Vegetation Management

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm: Nutrition Break

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm: Session 8 with Tom Wolf - Calibrating Non-Conventional Sprayers

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Cash bar with Exhibitors

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm: Banquet & Speaker Tyler SmithPerspectives after Trauma/Tragedy - Speaker sponsored by ATCO - Banquet sponsored  by envu & AdvantageVM

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Cash Bar and Silent Auction with Exhibitors

Thursday, Mar 2, 2023

7:00 am - 8:15 am: Breakfast

8:15 am - 8:30 am: Greetings

8:30 am - 9:30 am: Session 9 with Kelly Cooley - Changing Invasive Species Paradigms: Reconsidering Strategies Of Success

9:30 am - 10:30 am: Session 10 with Phillip Ruiz - Mechanical Advantage

10:30 am - 11:00 am: Nutrition Break

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: Session 11 with Troy O'Connor - Effective Vegetation Management as a Treatment for Wildfire Prevention

12:00 pm- 12:15 pm: Closing remarks

Register Here or print the form

Membership Form

Guests can book hotel rooms by: calling 1-844-425-2733 (24/7)      OR       online link: https://reservations.travelclick.com/104191?groupID=3533073

*Deadline to book your room at the PVMA conference rate extended to Feb 1, 2023 but don't delay as there are only a few left.

If you are interested in Sponsoring or having a Trade Show booth, please contact the office.