Please join us for the 2022 TVMA Conference Tuesday, October 4 and Wednesday, October 5, 2022 at the Cool Springs Marriott in Franklin, TN.
We are happy to offer the virtual attendance option once again and virtual attendance meeting dues will be the same as face-to-face.
Registration is now open.
2022 Annual TVMA Meeting
Meeting begins on Tuesday Oct. 4th, 2022
Meeting ends on Wednesday Oct. 5th, 2022
TN Vegetation Management
Franklin Marriott Cool Springs
700 Cool Springs Blvd., Franklin, TN 37067
Start date: 10/3/22
End date: 10/5/22
Last day to book based on availability: Monday, Sept 12, 2022
Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
Franklin Marriott Cool Springs from $151 / night
Book your group rate for TN Vegetation Management
Be sure to get the latest by checking the TVMA News page.
Please join us for the 2022 TVMA Conference Tuesday, Oct. 4 and Wednesday, October 5, 2022 at the Cool Springs Marriott in Franklin, TN.
A virtual attendance option will be available once again and virtual attendance meeting dues will be the same as in-person.
Registration will be open June 12th – September 12th.
A link will be provided on the TVMA website and we will be providing the Cool Springs Marriott with attendance numbers to satisfy their requirements, so please make your plans appropriately.
For our vendors, we look forward to your continued sponsorship and attendance.
Again, I want to thank you all for your continued support of the TVMA, and I look forward to seeing you in October.
TVMA Annual Conference 2022 Agenda
Oct. 4-5, 2022
Tuesday, October 4, 2022
10:00-12:00 REGISTRATION AND SET UP FOR EXHIBITORS
12:00-12:15 Keynote Opening Remarks “The Future of Energy Efficiency” – Kevin Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, Power of Clean Energy, Franklin, TN.
12:15-12:30 Exhibitor Introductions and Announcements
12:30-1:15 “Securing Your Pesticide Loads with Chains and Straps” – Dr. Fred Whitford, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
1:15-1:30 Tennessee Department of Agriculture Updates, Questions and Answers, Kathy Booker, TDA Pesticide Administrator
1:30-2:15 “Roadside Vegetation, Beauty or Beast?” – Ali Hangel, Assistant Director of Roadside Design, Tennessee Department of Transportation, Nashville, TN
2:15-3:00 “Fully Integrated Vegetation Management” – Rich Hendler, Integrated Vegetation Management Specialist, ACRT, Dallas, TX
3:00-3:30 Break and Exhibit Time
3:30-4:15 “Seedling Production: Responsibilities, Commitments, and More – Andrew Stuart, Genetic Investment Advisor, International Forestry Company, Washington, NC
Wednesday October 5, 2022
7:00-8:00 Sponsored Breakfast Sandwiches in Exhibit Hall
8:00-8:20 Business Meeting: Financial Update, Website Overhaul, and Scholarship Announcements
8:20-9:10 “Herbicide Applications: Assessment and Techniques” – Koby Cutchall, VM Specialist/Warehouse Manager, Arborchem, Mechanicsburg, PA
9:10-10:00 “Before You Do It, Think Through It: Spill Management and more” – Kimberly Brown, West TN Turfgrass Specialist, University of TN Knoxville, Jackson, TN
10:00-10:30 Break and Exhibit Time
10:30-11:15 Aquatic Topic – Title to be announced, Steve Turner, TVA
11:15-12:00 “Weed Management Issues Update” –Dr. John Byrd, Weed ControlSpecialist, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS