2018 Ohio Tree Care Conference (OTCC)
Join the Ohio Chapter ISA as we celebrate our 76th anniversary!
The Ohio Tree Care Conference (OTCC) is one of the oldest and most respected trade shows for tree care professionals in Ohio. We invite you to join us for the 76TH Anniversary Conference, Trees, Bees, and More.
Over 400 individuals representing commercial, municipal, utility, governmental, research and educational entities will attend. This Conference draws professionals from across Ohio and the surrounding states. It’s the only statewide conference targeted to this group of arborists.
Monday, February 5
|9:00 am – 5:00 pm ||Certified Arborist Review CourseThis comprehensive review session is open to individuals taking the ISA Certified Arborist exam on Tuesday, February 6. |
|10:00 am – 12:00pm ||General Session|
Ice Storms & Tree Damage: Risks & Expectations
|12:00 pm – 1:30 pm ||Lunch & Annual Member Business Meeting|
Attendees are encouraged to gather for lunch and the annual member business meeting
|1:30 pm – 3:00 pm ||Breakout Sessions |
- Climate Variability & Tree Growth
- Threats to Urban Forests
|3:00 pm – 3:30 pm ||Break |
|3:30 pm – 5:00 pm ||Breakout Sessions |
- Ohio Trees & Native Bees
- Which Pests Matter
|5:30 pm – 8:30 pm ||Reception, Dinner & Casino Night |
Tuesday, February 6
|7:30 am – 8:00 am ||Continental Breakfast. |
|8:00 am – 12:00 pm ||Certified Arborist Review Course Continued |
|8:00 am – 10:00 am ||General Session|
Diagnosing & Correcting the Physical & Chemical Problems
Encountered in Urban Soil
|10:00 am – 10:30 am ||Beverage/Snack Break |
|10:30 am – 12:00 pm ||Breakout Sessions |
- Five Most Common Mistakes Made in the Landscape –
How Can We “Raise the Bar” and Are You Guilty?
- Pollinator Dynamics & Native Plantings
|12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ||Lunch |
|1:00 pm – 5:00 pm ||ISA Written Exams – Exam Requires Separate |
Registration through ISA – Click here to Register for the Exam
|1:00 pm – 3:00 pm ||Breakout Sessions |
- Bee Conservation in Urban Landscapes
- Be on the Lookout: Cool Caterpillars & Bad Forest Pests
- State Urban Forestry Assistance: We’re from the Government & We’re Here to Help!
For More Information: https://ohiotreecareconference.org/