2022 Southeast Regional Sports Turf Conference & Trade Show

2022 Southeast Regional Sports Turf Conference & Trade Show

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$30 – $120

Date and time

Location

DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Myrtle Beach Ocean Front

3200 South Ocean Boulevard

Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

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Refund policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

The NC/SC chapters of the STMA and its partners are proud to present the 2022 Southeast Regional Sports Turf Conference & Trade Show.

About this event

The NC/SC chapters of the STMA and its partners are proud to present the Southeast Regional Sports Turf Conference & Trade Show. 

November 13,14,15, and 16  at The DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Myrtle Beach Oceanfront.

The room rate for this year will be $86.00 and is inclusive of the resort fee. This does not include tax!

Please book your rooms early!!! Last years room block sold out by October 1st. The link to book is here: https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/myrdtdt-doubletree-resort-myrtle-beach-oceanfront/  If the link doesnt work, please copy and paste into your browser. 

Option 2 : To book by phone, please call the reservation number at 1-855-778-1190 and reference GROUP CODE: STM You must use the group code for our rate!

Please Support our Presenting Sponsors:  Ewing Irrigation - Helena - Jacobsen, Tri-State Pump - John Deere, Revels /Greenville Turf - Toro, Smith Turf and Irrigation -Vereens Turf  

Sunday - Nov 13 

2:00 - 6:00         CSFM exam

4:00 - 6:00         Registration and Badge Pick Up 

Monday - Nov 14

11:00 - until John Deere Golf Presents - Carolinas' Cup Golf Scholarship Fundraiser

10:00 - until      Advanced Workshop

8:30 - until        Welcome Reception (Lobby bar and surround deck area)        

                                                                                        

Tuesday - Nov 15

7:00 - 8:00 Breakfast (3rd Floor- Springs Room)

8:00 - 8:20 SFMA President- Association Update (2nd floor Carolina Room)

James Bergdoll, 2022 SFMA President

8:30 - 10:00 Keynote 2nd floor Conference Center- Carolina Room

            Motivational – Pete Smith – Dare to Matter

10:00 - 10:15 Announcements - Conference Committee

10:30 - 12:30 Trade Show (Basement)

12:30 - 1:30 Lunch (3rd Floor – Springs Room)

1:30 - 2:30 General Session (2nd Floor Conference Center – Carolina Room)

            Panel – Recruiting the Next Generation – Moderator: TBA

Drew Miller - Steve Peeler - Charles Grainger - Bruce Barton

2:30 - 3:30 Breakouts Round One

            Breakout I – Sports Field Track – Tractors 101 – Jay Copeland

            Breakout II – Technology Track – Kyley Dickson – Basic Field Testing for Field Quality

            Breakout III – Professional Track – Chris Jackson - Meteorology

3:30 - 4:30 Breakouts Round Two

            Breakout I – Sports Field Track - Gerald Henry - Root Enhacement (PEST CREDIT)

            Breakout II – Technology Track – EAS – Underground Analysis

            Breakout III – Professional Track – John Newtal – Record Keeping

4:30 - 5:00 NC/SC Member Chapter Meetings

            1st Floor Atlantic AB   NC STMA Members Meeting

            1st Floor Atlantic CD   SC STMA Members Meeting

           7:00 – until Social at Damon’s                                                                                                                                                   

Wednesday - Nov 16

7:30 - 8:30 – Breakfast (3rd Floor – Springs Room)

8:30 - 9:30 – General Session (2nd floor Conference Center – Carolina Room)

Dr. Gerald Henry – Warm Season Weed Control (PEST CREDIT)

9:30 - 10:30 – Breakout Round Three

Breakout I – Sports Field Track - Dr. Joe Roberts - Addressing Nematode Impacts on Athletic Fields and How Soil Biology can Help (PEST CREDIT)

Breakout II – Sports Field Track - Kyley Dickson - Cultural and chemical techniques to improve turfgrass in shade (PEST CREDIT)

9:30 - 10:30 – Breakouts Round Four

Breakout I – Sports Field Track - Dr. Bert McCarty - Pesticide Update (PEST CREDIT)

Breakout II – Technology Track - Casey Carrick - Using Soil Sensor Technology to Manage Your Fields More Efficiently

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