2020 Northwest Landscape Industry Conference

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About

The 2020 Northwest Landscape Industry Conference will be at the Embassy Suites in Lynnwood, January 22 - 24, 2020. Mark your calendars and plan to participate in three days of invaluable learning and growing. Join us to connect with fellow landscape professionals and industry leaders to exchange business resources, strategies, and solutions.

Invest in yourself and your employees! 
Come satisfy your LIC/CLT, & Eco-Pro Continuing Education Credits
at the WALP Annual Conference.  1 CEU per hour of instruction

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2020
     All day: Sponsor and Exhibitor Load-in
       10:00am-12:00pm: WALP Board Meeting
       12:00pm-5:00pm: Check-in and Registration - Visit Sponsors & Exhibitors
       1:00pm-2:30pm: Common Legal Issues for Contractors - Sage Linn, Fifth Avenue Law Group
       3:00pm-5:00pm: Industry Updates Roundtable
       5:30pm-7:30pm: Sponsor & Exhibitor Reception

THURSDAY, JANUARY 23, 2020
     7:00am-9:00am: Check-in and Registration - Visit Sponsors & Exhibitors
       8:00am-12:00pm: CPR/First Aid Training (Offered in English)
       8:00am-10:00am: Employee Tracks: (Spanish) How to Prune and Renovate the Over Grown Garden - George Ortiz

       9:00am-10:30am: Welcome/Opening Remarks - WALP Leadership
                                      Keynote Presentation: Beyond Time Management - Ron Rosenberg
      10:30am-11:00am: Morning Break with Exhibitors
      10:30am-12:00pm: Employee Tracks: (Spanish) Green Gardening - Gonzalo Yepes;
      11:00am- 12:30pm: How to Save on Taxes, Increase Benefits & Retire on Your Terms: Simple Strategies for Business Owners & their
                                              Employees - Michael Dyal, Dyal Financial, and Gary Schill, Karr Tuttle Campbell
                                      The Science and Benefits of Landscape Plant Growth Regulators - Chris Haugen, Rainbow Treecare
      12:30pm-1:30pm: Sponsor & Exhibitor Appreciation Luncheon
      1:00pm-5:00pm:  CPR/First Aid Training (Offered in Spanish)
      1:00pm-3:00pm:   Employee tracks: (English) Shrubs I and II - Shawna Van Nimwegan
      1:30pm-3:00pm  Building Efficiency within your Business- Mark Bradley, LMN
                                   Pesticide Applicator Training: Train the Trainer - Jeff Robison, WA Department of Agriculture
      3:00pm-3:30pm: Afternoon Break with Sponsors & Exhibitors
      3:30pm-5:00pm: Employee tracks: (English) Natural Gardening - PlantAmnesty
      3:30pm-5:00pm: Growing Revenue While Building Strong Team Culture - Mark Bradley, LMN
      5:00pm-5:30pm: Break with Sponsors & Exhibitors
      5:30pm-8:00pm: WEF Silent Auction and WALP Industry Awards Dinner

FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, 2020
       8:00am-10:00am: How to Deal With Difficult Customers and Get Paid For Your Work - Larry Linville, Linville Law Firm
                                    Supervising for Safety - Shamus Harmon, ERNwest
                                    WA State Paid Sick Leave Updates - WA State Department of Labor & Industries
       10:00am-10:30am: Break with Sponsors & Exhibitors
       10:30am-12:00pm: What's Your Number? - John Marshall, Results Driven
                                       Pesticide Compliance: 2020 Updates - Daleena Blair, WA State Department of Agriculture
        12:00pm-1:00pm: WALP Annual Meeting & Luncheon
        1:00pm-2:00pm:  Break with Sponsors & Exhibitors 
        2:00pm-4:00pm:  Sponsor & Exhibitor Load-out

 *Schedule subject to change.


 Registration

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION EXTENDED!
WALP Members - register NOW before December 10 to receive early bird pricing.

If you are a member of an affiliate Association (WSNLA, APLDWA, OLCA, BCLNA, INLA), please contact
the WALP Office for your discount code to receive the WALP member price.
Register online below after reviewing the registration options.

If you need assistance registering online, you can always email the WALP Office or call us at 360-350-4464

2020 Standard Conference Registration Fees

 

 

Member Rate* 
*WALP, WSNLA, APLDWA, OLCA, BCLNA, INLA

 Non-Member Rate

Full Registration Options

  Regular Member

 Non-Member

Full Registration:
Includes all events, educational sessions, & meal functions, including Wednesday Vendor Reception and Thursday Awards Dinner.


$360


$460

Group Discount for 3+ Attendees from same company (FULL Conference registration ONLY):
Includes all events, educational sessions, & meal functions, including Wednesday Vendor Reception and Thursday Awards Dinner.
**Email the WALP office for the discount code.



$295



$380

Other Registration Options

Regular Member   Non-Member
Wednesday Registration Only:
Includes all educational sessions. Does not include Vendor Reception

 $50

 $65

Wednesday Vendor Reception Only

$45

 $60

Employee Training Day (Thursday): 

Includes lunch and employee-specific educational sessions and *first aid training ($50 cost included in registration fee). Does not include Awards Dinner.


 $250


 $300

Owner/Supervisor Training Day (Thursday):

Includes *educational sessions and lunch. Does not include Awards Dinner.

*Does not include first aid training.

  $200

 $250

Student Day (Thursday)
Includes *educational sessions and lunch. Does not include Awards Dinner or CPR/First Aid training

$60 $60

Thursday Awards Dinner Only

$75

$110

Friday Registration Only:
Includes all educational sessions and meals.

 $90

 $125


 


 


Sponsors & Exhibitors

Interested in expanding your brand exposure? Become a sponsor or exhibitor for the 2020 Northwest Landscape Industry Conference and connect with Landscape Industry Professionals from all over the Northwest region. Check out the 2020 WALP Conference Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities guide for information on how your business can be a part of the conference!

Ready to sponsor or exhibit?  
Sign up here!

THANK YOU TO OUR 2020 SPONSORS!

GENERAL SESSION ROOM

VENDOR RECEPTION

ROOM KEYS

ANNUAL MEETING

 

LUNCHEON SPONSORS


 NAME BADGES

TOTE BAGS

SNACK BREAKS

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION SPONSOR

BREAKOUT SESSION SPONSOR

AWARD RECEPTION SPONSOR

CHARGING STATION

EXHIBITORS

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 Northwest Premiere Landscape Awards Program

The Awards Program is focused on recognizing WALP members, including landscape contractors, architects, designers, suppliers, and project owners, who have joined in producing landscapes of notable merit. The program fosters personal and company pride in superior workmanship and encourages future business for WALP members. The awards are presented annually at the Northwest Landscape Industry Conference. Taking part in the Awards Program and the Conference are great ways to share the past and shape the future. Learn more about the 2020 Awards Program.

Venue

We have secured a block of rooms at a reduced rate for conference attendees. Please reserve your room under the 2020 Northwest Landscape Industry Conference Block. Make your reservations by January 8, 2020 to receive the discounted rate.

Embassy Suites
20610 44th Ave West | Lynnwood, WA 98036
Book your room today!

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