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Get Ready for the IPPS-ER Annual Conference in Columbus, OH - Register Now!

Get Ready for the IPPS-ER Annual Conference in Columbus, OH - Register Now!

We are thrilled to announce the upcoming International Plant Propagators' Society - Eastern Region Annual Conference, taking place in Columbus, Ohio, from September 24-27, 2024. This year's conference promises to be our best yet, featuring an outstanding lineup of industry experts, informative tours, and plenty of opportunities to connect with fellow professionals.

Registration: Don't miss out! Register now to secure your spot at the conference.

Key Highlights:

Keynote Speaker:

Marie Chieppo
  • Marie Chieppo, Ecological Landscape Designer and Accredited Organic Land Care Professional at EcoPlantPlans, LLC, will address sustainable issues related to plastic use in the nursery industry and explore viable alternatives.

Featured Speaker:

  • Joe Boggs, Assistant Professor at Ohio State University Extension, will provide an in-depth overview of the Box Tree (Boxwood) Moth, covering its identification, biology, threat, and management.

Rapid Fire Presentations: Back by popular demand, these quick, engaging presentations allow multiple speakers to share their insights and innovations in a dynamic format. Contact Shelby French to get organized for this exciting segment.

Tours: Our tour itinerary includes stops at the Mid-Ohio Food Collective, Timbuk Farms, Groovy Plants Ranch, Franklin Park Conservatory, CEARC OSU, and more! These tours are designed to offer something for every type of propagator.

Oakland Nursery

Hotel Reservations: Book your accommodations by August 26th to take advantage of the special IPPS ER Conference rate. Reserve your hotel today!

Student Conference Scholarship: Applications for student scholarships are now live. Apply here to cover your registration costs.

Stay tuned for more updates and fun details as we gear up for this fantastic event. We look forward to seeing you in Columbus this September!