An Urban Tree Care Conference
January 30th & 31st, 2020

TreeCareConference Theme: Turning Momentum into Strength

We’re using our momentum to tackle some great challenges and opportunities ahead, including the 2020 International Society of Arboriculture Conference and Tree Climbing Championships in Albuquerque! We have some powerful speakers to inspire and equip us:

  • Caitlyn Pollihan, Executive Director, International Society of Arboriculture

  • Dr. Kim Coder, University of Georgia, world-renowned educator of arboriculture and urban forestry

  • Denice Britton, California Tree and Landscape Consulting, published author, certified arborist, and registered consulting arborist

  • Dr. Cathie Lavis, Kansas State University, nationally-recognized speaker on landscape management and irrigation

The list goes on, including many of our local New Mexico arborists and educators. Please join us for a conference that is sure to motivate and inform your work.

Plan on taking your ISA certification test, or the new nursery certification offered by the New Mexico Chapter of the Colorado Nursery and Greenhouse Association. Get your Pesticide Applicator CEU credits, ISA Certified Arborist CEU credits, American Society of Landscape Architecture CEUs, or Society of American Forester Certified Forester CEUs.

Take some time to network and talk to your fellow partners in green!

ISA Certification

The tests offered are for Certified Arborist, Utility Specialist, Municipal Specialist, and Certified Tree Worker. More information on taking an ISA Certification Exam.

The exam registration deadline is January 2, 2019.  The exam date is January 18, 2019, at 1:30pm with a check-in time of 1:00pm. The exam will be at the Crowne Plaza, room to be announced.  Details here.

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The Annual Conference will be held at:

Crowne Plaza Albuquerque

1901 University Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM  87102
Front Desk:  505.884.2500
Reservations:  1.800.593.5447
Take advantage of the special Think Trees room rates! For government rates, please call the hotel directly and mention the Think Trees group code (TTI).