Events


When: April 16-18, 2018
What: Robust education and plentiful networking opportunities, more details to follow!

Where:
Loews New Orleans
300 Poudras St
New Orleans, LA

Discounted Room Rates:
(Discount rates end March 26, 2018)
Single/Double Occupancy: $179
Triple Occupancy: $199
Quadruple Occupancy: $219

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2018 Conference Schedule


Monday, April 16, 2018

12 p.m. – 2 p.m. | NLAE Board of Directors Meeting
2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | More Ways to Make Money: Non-Dues Revenue Sources
Scott David Goyette
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. | Cocktail & Networking Reception

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

8 a.m. – 9 a.m. | Breakfast & Welcome
9:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. | Expecting and Planning for the Unexpected: Crisis Management and Communications
Moderated by John Farner
Panelists:
Linda Adams, Chief Operating Officer, Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association
Angele du Passage, CMP, Partner, Cypress Planning Group LLC
Amy Graham, President and Chief Executive Officer, Texas Nursery and Landscape Association

10:45 a.m. – 11 a.m. | Know Your Neighbor
Russell Wood, Executive Director, Alabama Nursery and Landscape Association

11 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Regulatory & Legislative Update
Craig Regelbrugge, Senior Vice President of Industry Advocacy & Research, AmericanHort

12 p.m. – 1 p.m. | Lunch
1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. | Labor Panel
Moderated by Craig Regelbrugge

3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | How 7 Elements of Great Storytelling Can Grow Your Membership
Chris Heiler, Founder & CEO, Landscape Leadership
5:30 p.m. | Group Dinner

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

8 a.m. – 9 a.m. | Breakfast
9 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. | Welcome & NLAE Membership Meeting
9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. | Conflict Resolution
Dr. Hannah Carter, UF

11:15 a.m. – 12 p.m. | 30 ideas in 30 minutes
12 p.m. | Lunch

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