You are invited to attend this FREE educational opportunity on campus or via webinar to this event on October 23, 2019! If you are interested in attending in person, please contact Kyle Daniel at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Title: The Changing Nursery Industry: How Will You Adapt?
Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2:30-5:15 PM, EDT
Moderator: Kyle Daniel
In this student- and young professional-focused webinar, you’ll hear from thought leaders like Kyle Daniel, Tom Buechel, Megan Abraham, and more! Learn how to better understand how to think and act progressively as a grower, how to find opportunity in pest and regulatory issues, how to navigate e-commerce shipping, and more.
Join our experts as we dive into the many dynamics driving change throughout the nursery industry. You’ll hear from thought leaders like Goris Passchier, Tom Buechel, Megan Abraham, and more! Learn how to better understand how to think and act like progressively as a grower, how to find opportunity in pest and regulatory issues, how to navigate e-commerce shipping, and more.
INTRODUCTION: Moderator Kyle Daniel
SESSION 1 Systems Approaches for a Brighter Future: Tom Buechel
SESSION 2 Challenges and Solutions for E-commerce Shipping: Tom Buechel
SESSION 3 Regulatory Functions, Challenges, and Opportunities: Megan Abraham
SESSION 4 Connecting the Dots of Growing Systems in Agriculture: Goris Passcheir
SESSION 5 Grower Concerns and Opportunities of Pest and Regulatory Issues: Rick Haggard
SESSION 6 Perspectives and Insight from a Recent Horticulture Graduate: Brittany Weerts
SESSION 7 Caught with your plants down? There are apps for that!: Janna Beckerman
SESSION 8 Are you staying ahead of the game or falling behind? Tips to think and act progressively as a grower: Kyle Daniel
WRAP-UP Q & A Time: Moderator Kyle Daniel
This virtual conference experience is brought to you by AmericanHort and Purdue University, and sponsored by Nature Hills Nursery/Plant Sentry™.