Landscape Contractor Lecture Series 2017
Featuring the Landscape Contractors and Grounds Management Lecture
Join your peers for creative inspiration, education and and dinner!
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
2:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Fontana Primavera Event Centre, 77 Woodstream Blvd, Vaughan, ON L4L 7Y6
ATTEND THE GROUNDS LECTURES + DINNER
ATTEND THE CONTRACTOR LECTURE SERIES + DINNER
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LECTURE AND SPEAKER INFORMATION
LECTURE: Improve Your Game – Diagnosing Tree Health Issues For Better
Jen will discuss some of the top tree health issues and new resources that you can use to improve your customer service visits (i.e. make you look smart in
front of your clients).
Jennifer Llewellyn, M.S.c. - Ontario Ministry of Agriculture,
Food and Rural Affairs
Jen is the Provincial Nursery and Landscape Specialist with OMAFRA and has been for over 17 years. She holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Horticulture from the University of Guelph. Read more...
LECTURE: The Importance of Inventory Management and Mapping In
Relation to Maintenance
We will look at the history and tools used in the process of inventorying trees
and plants. A real situation case study of the process of implementing a system for a 200 acre site with some of the associated challenges. The resultant data will be analyzed and the importance for maintenance will be discussed.
Jeff McMann, NPD, ISA, CHT, TRAQ - Mount Pleasant Group
Jeff McMann works for the Mount Pleasant Group of Cemeteries as the Arbor Services Co-ordinator. He is a graduate of the Niagara Parks School of Horticulture and is also an ISA certified arborist. Read more...
LECTURE: New Plants and 2016 Trial Garden Results
The performance of new annuals and perennials from the 2016 trial season will
be discussed in this presentation. Emphasis will be given to:
Rodger Tschanz - University of Guelph
LECTURE: Presentation from Landscape Contractor and
Join Joe Morello for a pictorial lecture on construction projects in his portfolio, presenter from the Landscape Contractors point of view and Patrick Morello, the other brother, will present the same projects from the Landscape Architects's point of view.
Joe Morello - Premier Landscaping and Design Ltd.
Joe Morello is president and owner of Premier Landscaping and Design Ltd. and has been in business since 1990. Premier Landscaping & Design Ltd. has developed a solid presence in the landscape industry in the Greater Toronto area and has formed great relationships with many private and public clients.
Patrick Morello, OALA, CSLA, ASLA, IFLA - LANDinc
As founder and President of LANDinc Patrick has guided the development of the firm from a small Landscape Architecture Practice in 1999 to an integrated multidisciplinary firm today. He leads in the business development and procurement of the firm’s projects in Canada and throughout North Africa, the Middle East and internationally for both the Private and Public Sectors. Patrick also leads a multi-disciplinary team of urban designers, architects and landscape architects on projects throughout the world. Read more...
Any questions? Contact Amy@LandscapeOntario.com for more information.
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