New England Chapter
International Society of Arboriculture
CONFERENCE HISTORY
2016 - Burlington, VT
2015 - North Conway, NH
2014 - Burlington, VT
2013 - Warwick, RI
2012 - Newport, RI
2011 - Bath, ME
2010 - Plymouth, MA
2010 - Taunton, MA
2008 - Portland, ME
2007 - North Conway, NH
2006 - Providence, RI
2005 - Burlington, VT
2004 - Manchester, NH
2003 - Portland, ME
2002 - Mystic, CT
2001 - Newport, RI
50th Annual Conference | November 5-8, 2016
Burlington Hilton, Burlington, VT
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NEW ENGLAND CHAPTER
ISA (
NEC-ISA)
P.O. Box 435
Norwell, MA 02061
Phone: 978-844-0441
.
Please join us to celebrate 50 Years! Attend the New England Chapter ISA 50th Annual Conference &
Tradeshow in beautiful Burlington, Vermont.  

Tim Ayers, Director of Safety and Quality at Intren, will be this year's Key Note Speaker. He will be joined
by Kevin Smith, Ken Palmer, Joe Murray, and Clarisse Hart to name a few. Get updated on all things
arboriculture. Earn CEU's
, network, meet up with friends, and enjoy Burlington.
HOTEL INFORMATION
The Burlington Hilton is
overlooking the waterfront
of Lake Champlain.

Hilton Burlington
60 Battery Street
Burlington, VT 05401  

HOTEL ROOM RESERVATIONS
$129/night

Click to
reserve your rooms at the
Hilton Burlington or call
802-658-6500
EXHIBITORS
All Access Equipment
ArborJet
Bandit Industries
BioForest Technologies
Davey Resource Group
Forest Metrix
ISA Bookstore

Laser Tech

SHELTER Tree
The Tree Fund
SPONSORS
Bandit Industries
Bartlett Tree Experts
Davey Resource Group
Seacoast Tree Care
SHELTER Tree
Teufelberger
Urban Forestry Solutions
Trek Des Trees - The fun and CEU's are back! Winner receives a 2017 conference registration.
Sponsors & Exhibitors
Media Package
WE WANT YOUR OLD PHOTOS!
Help us celebrate 50 YEARS!
Send in your old photos of any NE
Chapter event.  
Photos can be mailed to NEC-ISA,
P.O. Box 435
, Norwell, MA  02061
or scanned and emailed to:
heather@newenglandisa.org
Click to Register
SPEAKERS
VT Safety Net
Mark Przekurat
Brian Sullivan
Joseph McNeal
Steve Sinclaire
Tim Ayers - Keynote Speaker
Clarisse Hart
Kevin Smith
Anne-Marie Moran
Jo
seph Murray
Anne-Marie Moran

Eric Smith
Amanda Weise
Jim Ingram
Saturday, November 5, 2016

8:30-NOON
ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, Municipal Specialist, and
Certified  Tree Worker Written Exam

1-5 PM
First Aid, CPR, and AED with VT Safety Net   CEUs: ISA-4, CTSP-4

All day
Trek des Trees - on your own  CEUs: ISA, PEST
Sunday, November 6, 2016

All day
Trek des Trees - on your own  CEUs: ISA, PEST

9:00-Noon
Chainsaw Teardown with Mark Przekurat - Limited to 11 people
BYOCS Bring Your Own Chain Saw to this invaluable course!
CEUs: ISA-3, CTSP-TBD

10:00-Noon
Trees of Burlington Bus Tour with Brian Sullivan

11:00-12:15 PM
Joseph C. McNeal Generation Station Tour

1:00-4:00 PM
Chainsaw Teardown with Mark Przekurat - Limited to 11 people
BYOCS Bring Your Own Chain Saw to this invaluable course!
CEUs: ISA-3, CTSP-TBD

1:00-2:15 PM
Joseph C. McNeal Generation Station Tour

2:00-4:00 PM
Trees of Burlington Bus Tour with Brian Sullivan

6:30-8:30 PM
PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION WITH EXHIBITORS
Tuesday, November 8, 2016

All day
Trek des Trees - on your own  CEUs: ISA, PEST

6:30-7:30 AM
Amanda Weise - Yoga

7:00-8:00 AM
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00-9:00 AM
Jim Ingram - Tree Valuation & Appraisal

9:00-10:00 AM
Kevin Smith - "Wood decay fungi relation to calcium/ nutrient cycles
in New England"

10:00-10:30 AM
BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS
Tradeshow Floor Presentation

10:30-11:30 AM
Joe Murray - Shared Biology

11:30-12:30 PM
DOT Presenter - Interstate Rules & Federal Law
Monday, November 7, 2016

All day
Trek des Trees - on your own  CEUs: ISA, PEST

6:30-7:30 AM
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors

7:15-7:45 AM
NEC-ISA Business Meeting/Annual Report to Members

7:45-8 AM
Conference Welcome - Steve Sinclaire

8:00-9:30 AM
Tim Ayers - Improving Our Performance - Apollo 13 Workshop

9:30-10:00 AM
BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS
Tradeshow Floor Presentation

10:00-11:00 AM
Clarisse Hart - Speaking for the Trees: Communication Skills for Arborists

11:00-NOON
Kevin Smith - Trees Response to Ice Storm Damage

NOON-1:30 PM
AWARDS LUNCHEON
Gold Leaf, Award of Merit, President's Award, Change of Gavel

1:30-2:30 PM
Tim Ayers - OSHA Citation Start to Finish

2:30-3:00 PM
BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS
Tradeshow Floor Presentation

3:00-4:00 PM
Joseph Murray - Trees vs. Turf

4:00-5:00 PM
Anne Marie Moran - CRM Crew/Team Resource Management

5:00-5:30 PM
Eric Smith - Tree Fund Update

5:30-6:30 PM
Reception with Exhibitors
REGISTRATION