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2017 Annual Conference: Living Among the Trees

October 26 @ 9:00 am - October 27 @ 12:00 pm

As a result of damages to our original venue from Hurricane Irma, this year’s conference has been moved to the Holiday Inn in Mt. Pleasant, SC.


2017 Annual Conference 7

This year’s annual conference will be held on October 26-27 in Mt. Pleasant. Sponsored by Bartlett Tree Experts, Duke Energy, Schneider Tree Care, Charleston Tree Experts, Carolina Tree Care, SCE&G, Sox & Freeman, and the South Carolina Forestry Commission, this program will explore the consecutiveness of trees and people.


Dr. David Shelley, National Park Service
Dr. Jerry Reves, MUSC (retired)
Sally Krebs, Town of Hilton Head Island
Jimmy Walters, Urban Forest Advisors
Laurie Reid Dukes, City of Charlotte
Nate Dubosh, MUSC
Todd Nedorostek, Bartlett Tree Experts
Tony Bertauski, Trident Technical College
Jessi Shuler, Town of Summerville
Amy Scaroni, Clemson Extension
Eddie Wilkerson, City of Charleston
Eric Grabski, University of South Carolina

Who Should Attend the Conference?
All those involved in the field of urban and community forestry including: educators, planners, arborists, horticulturists, parks and public works directors and employees, landscape architects, civil engineers, county extension agents, college campus managers, landscape maintenance firms, students, volunteers, non-profits, garden club members, tree commissions, and HOA presidents.

We are pleased to offer a special rate of $135/night at the Holiday Inn Mt. Pleasant, which is located at the base of the Cooper River bridge across the river from Charleston.  To make your reservation, please contact the hotel directly at 1-877-355-7693 and reference our booking code, TSC.  The deadline to make your reservation is October 5, 2017.

ISA, Pesticide and SAF credits will be available.

Member $125       Non-Member $150

Online Registration

Registration Form


October 26 @ 9:00 am
October 27 @ 12:00 pm


Trees SC
(843) 814-4620


Tides Folly Beach
1 Center St
Folly Beach, SC 29439 United States