MARCH 3 | 12-4 p.m. Eastern | 2.25 CEUs
Technology is changing the way green industry companies do business more and more every day. Hear about the latest technological advancements in the landscape irrigation industry and how they can improve an irrigation system’s water efficiency, effect overall sustainability and have an impact on a company’s bottom line. The landscape technology showcase will provide insight into today’s best products available.
By Feb. 12 | Member $99 | Nonmember $129
After Feb. 12 | Member $119 | Nonmember $149
Quick Links | Conference Schedule | Speakers & Panelists
Opening Session – Back to the Future of Landscape Technology: Look How Far We’ve Come & Where We’re Headed
Paul Lierheimer, Director of Landscape Drip SBU, Rain Bird
Sean Azad, Marketing Group Manager for Commercial Products, Rain Bird
Jessica Case, Senior Product Manager for Commercial Products, Rain Bird
Join us as we talk about recent and upcoming technology developments within the industry and how they will help solve common problems for contractors while allowing them to grow their businesses.
Panel Discussion – Software Solutions: Finding What Works for You
Moderator: Kyle Brown, Editor-in-Chief, Irrigation & Green Industry Magazine
Dustin Nihsen, CEO, Great Plains Contractor Services and SIS
Myles Sidorak, CEO, NAIAD Irrigation Systems
Productivity. Profit. Progress. Our businesses usually strive for the same goals. Advancements in CRM software have made those goals more attainable to the landscape contractor in recent years. Hear from two CEOs as they share their software success stories.
1:15 p.m. | Break
Driving Measurable Customer Outcomes with Central Control & Mobile Technology
Bob Beers, Product Manager, HydroPoint Data Systems
Peter Carlson, Chief Technology Officer, HydroPoint Data Systems
The focus on delivering customer results is vital in today’s fast-paced world of multitasking and competing projects. It’s more important than ever that you select solutions that can quickly and reliably deliver measurable outcomes and benefits that truly matter. Learn about the latest technology solutions available and what outcomes you can expect.
Retrofitting: How To Make a Retrofit the Right Fit
Paul Wait, National Irrigation Sales Manager, Zurn Industries Inc.
This specialty landscape irrigation focus takes a deep dive into retrofitting the water safety and water control products connected to residential and commercial irrigation systems. Water pressure reduction, backflow prevention and IoT-connected products support contractors and designers who need solutions to help them retrofit projects with labor savings, lower costs and connectivity.
Panel – Tackling Two-Wire: Breaking Down the Stigma
Jim Carefoot, Sales and Product Manager, Armada Technologies
Nick Shebert, CIO and Irrigation Technical Services Manager, Carson Landscape Industries
The idea of two-wire systems is enough to give some contractors a headache. Hear from two industry experts as they break down the good, the bad and the downright ugly truth of installing and maintaining two-wire systems.
3:15 p.m. | Break
Landscape Irrigation Technology Product Showcase
Presentations from Rain Bird, ServiceTitan, SolutionView and Zurn Industries Inc.
Are you interested in being a presenter or have a presenter to suggest? Contact us.
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