IPPS Chicago: From the Cutting Bench to the Cutting Edge!
OCTOBER 8-11, 2013
Attend the IPPS Eastern Region conference for a fresh take on the nuts and bolts of plant production plus the latest innovations trending in our industry.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8TH:
- Chicago Green Infrastructure Tour: Millennium Park Lurie Garden, Green Roof tour of Aqua Building, lunch (on your own) at Navy Pier, C.J. Fiore Nursery & the Center for Green Technology.
- Plant Nut Tour: Chicago Botanic Garden & The Morton Arboretum
- Evening welcome reception at hotel.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9TH:
- Educational sessions at Chicago Marriott Naperville
- Night on your own in nearby Freedom Commons or downtown Naperville, a vibrant city with quaint old-fashion charm.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10TH:
- Conference Tours to Midwest Groundcovers, Ball Horticulture, Hinsdale Nursery, Midwest Trading, and Hampshire Farms ending with dinner and live plant auction at The Morton Arboretum
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11TH:
- Educational sessions at Chicago Marriott Naperville.
Chicago Marriott, Naperville, Illinois – nearly equidistant from Chicago O’Hare International Airport and Midway International Airport.