New England Chapter
International Society of Arboriculture
CONFERENCE HISTORY
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
49th Annual Conference | October 25-27, 2015
Red Jacket Mountain View Resort, North Conway, NH
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NEW ENGLAND CHAPTER
ISA (
NEC-ISA)
P.O. Box 435
Norwell, MA 02061
Phone: 978-844-0441
.
SEEKING - Call 978-844-0441
The New England Chapter of ISA is pleased to bring the Annual
Conference & Tradeshow back to No
rth Conway's newly renovated
Red Jacket Mountain View Resort.  

Scenic North Conway offers gorgeous views, excellent outdoor
adventures, amazing history, regional folklore, local breweries, terrific
boutiques and outlet shopping.

Explore this quaint New Hampshire town then come back and relax at
the hotel or go wild in their water park. You won't want to miss this
four-day, family
friendly opportunity.

C
ONFERENCE AGENDA (still finalizing details, check back for updates)
Hotel Information
The Red Jacket Mountain View Resort
is set on 25 acres overlooking the
Moat Mountain Range. The resort
features an indoor water park, arcade,
and restaurant. Conference attendees
and their families can enjoy the water
park for the discounted rate of $15
per person for the length of their stay
at the resort. The Chapter's
discounted  room-rate is just
$129/night.  

Call for reservations at: 800-672-0500
New England Chapter Conference
Monday, October 26, 2015        
6:30-7:30 AM
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST WITH EXHIBITORS
7:30-8 AM   
NEC-ISA Business Meeting/Annual Report to Members
(with Special Guest Brian Kane from ISA BOD)
8-9:30 AM  
Key Note Speaker Michael Dirr - TBA
9:30-10 AM   
Tradeshow floor presentation with Mark Przekurat
BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS
10-11 AM
Dr. George Hudler
11-NOON
Dr. Daniel Cameron - "TICKS The lymeproject.com"
Rainbow Tree Care
NOON-1:30 PM
AWARDS LUNCHEON
Gold Leaf, Award of Merit, ISA honors Rick Harper,
President's award, Change of Gavel
1:30-2 PM
BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS
2-3 PM
Dr. Richard Cowles
3-4 PM
Stephanie Adams - "Careers in Plant Health, Not Just
Pulling a Hose"
4-5 PM
Tree ID Walk with Michael Dirr
5:30-6:30 PM
RECEPTION WITH EXHIBITORS
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
6:30-7:30 AM
Amanda Weise - "Yoga for the Arborist"
7-8 AM
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST WITH EXHIBITORS
8-9 AM
Richard Cowles
Tom Ingersoll - "Managing a Multi-Cultural Workforce"
9-10 AM
John Kinchla - "Grow Bags"
Teryl Grubb - "SRT to Study Eagles"
10-10:30 AM
Tradeshow floor presentation with Kyle McCabe
BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS
10:30-11:30 AM
Marc DiGirolomo - "Northeast Forest Update"
Carl Cathcart - "65 Years of This Wonderful Profession"
11:30-12:30 PM
Sara Sankowich
K
endra Gurney - "The American Chestnut- Then & Now"
12:30-1 PM
BAG LUNCH (per order)
1-2 PM
Stephanie Adams - Mushroom ID Walk & Optional Quiz
REGISTRATION
EXHIBITORS
ArborJet
Stihl
Sterling Rope
Laser Technology, Inc.
AirSpade Division, Guardair Corporation
BioForest Technologies
SPONSORS
ArborJet, Inc.
Sterling Rope

Stihl
Saturday, October 24, 2015       
8-Noon
CPR/AED & First Aid Renew/Recertification - VT Safety Net
8-Noon
ISA Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, Municipal
Specialist,
& Certified Tree Worker Written Exam
Noon-1 PM
Lunch on your own
1-5 PM
Tree Worker Practical Exam
Sunday, October 25, 2015
9-Noon
Pruning - Jennifer Kettell
9-Noon
Aerial Rescue - Melissa LeVangie, Kyle McCabe, Rebecca
Siebel-Hunt, Kieran Yaple
Noon-1 PM
Lunch on your own
1-4 PM
Chainsaw Tear Down (bring your own chainsaw) -
Mark Przekurat
PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS - (Sold separately)
Sunday, October 25, 2015      
1-4 PM
Airspade demonstration & education - Rainbow Tree Care
4:30-5:30 PM
Dr. George Hudler - Presentation TBA
6:30-8:30 PM
President's Reception with Exhibitors
CONFERENCE & TRADESHOW