Agenda

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association Events
(Room 275 and 299 Scheman Building)
The Iowa Nursery & Landscape Association will host a half day specifically designed for INLA members.  The day will feature Iowa Certified Nursery Professional (ICNP) certification testing and a continuing education program for current ICNP’s.

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.      Iowa Certified Nursery Professional (ICNP) Testing – Room 275
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.      ICNP Continuing Education – Room 299
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.   Trade Show Set-up

Become an ISA Certified Arborist
(Room 250-252 Scheman Building)
Once again in 2022, the ISU Shade Tree Short Course will host an International Society of Arboriculture Certified Arborist exam.  STSC participants wishing to take the exam should register online with the ISA (http://www.isa-arbor.com/certification/index.aspx) or call the ISA at 888-472-8733.  Enrollment deadline is February 11.

2:30 – 6:30 p.m.   ISA Certified Arborist Exam – Room 250-252

 

Wednesday, February 23, 2022
7:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Registration, Refreshments, and Visit Trade Show
(First floor lobby, Scheman Building)

Opening General Session (C.Y. Stephens Auditorium)
9:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Welcome, Announcements, Special Presentations, Donald Lewis, Iowa State University

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Trees in the Urban Heat Island: Canopy and Cooling
Michael Alonzo, American University, Washington DC

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
The Physics of Tree Failure: Windstorms
Jim Flott, Community Forestry Consultants, Inc.

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch, Visit Trade Show, INLA Business Meeting, and IAA Business Meeting

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Workshop Session A

2:15 – 3:15 p.m.
Workshop Session B

3:15 – 4:00 p.m.
Break and Visit Trade Show

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Workshop Session C

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
INLA Hospitality Reception (Open to all attendees) – Reiman Gardens

7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Scholarship Auction/Awards Program – Reiman Gardens

Thursday, February 24, 2022 (Scheman Building)
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
Refreshments and Visit Trade Show

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Workshop Session D

9:45 – 10:45 a.m.
Workshop Session E

11:00 – 12:00 (noon)
Workshop Session F

12:00 – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (optional/Scheman Building) or on your own

Trade Show Open for Final Time!

1:15 – 2:15 p.m.
Workshop Session G

Concluding General Session (Benton Auditorium)

We Always Hurt the Ones We Love: Killing Our Trees with Kindness
John Ball, South Dakota State University

3:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Evaluation

Adjourn