On Monday, October 7 th, the Synthetic Turf Council (STC) will be hosting its second “Whistle-stop” Seminar during the annual Fall Membership Meeting and 10 th Anniversary Celebration in Orlando, Florida at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld. The theme for this pre-conference seminar is synthetic grass for landscape and recreation use.
From 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., the three-hour seminar will feature the following topics:
- NEW “STC Guidelines: Considerations When Buying Synthetic Grass for Landscape Use”
- The Many Applications for Synthetic Grass
- Environmental & Other Benefits of Synthetic Grass
“The “Whistle-stop” Seminar was created to offer a special educational opportunity to buyers and owners of synthetic turf systems. We hope that it will attract a large audience in the cities we travel to for our meetings, and become a staple in the educational programming that we offer throughout the year,” said Rick Doyle, President, Synthetic Turf Council .
The seminar will be led by industry professionals, and provide ample time for Q&A. Invitees for this Architects, Parks and Recreation officials, Home Owners Associations, Florida Friendly Landscaping Program, Hotels and Theme Park Companies, and STC Members.
Attendees are also invited to attend an Exhibitor Showcase of synthetic turn products by STC members that will follow immediately after the seminar from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
To register for the “Whistle-stop” Seminar click on the following link: Registration for Fall 2013 "Whistle-stop" Seminar . There is a nominal fee of $25.00 for non-STC members to attend the event.
About the Synthetic Turf Council
Based in Atlanta, the Synthetic Turf Council was founded in 2003 to promote the industry and to assist buyers and end users with the selection, use and maintenance of synthetic turf systems in sports field, golf, municipal parks, airports, landscape and residential applications. The organization is also a resource for current, credible, and independent research on the safety and environmental impact of synthetic turf. Membership includes builders, landscape architects, testing labs, maintenance providers, manufacturers, suppliers, installation contractors, infill material suppliers and other specialty service companies. For more information, visit the STC website and Buyers’ Guide and Member Directory at www.syntheticturfcouncil.org .