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Convention Highlights and Registration

Join us in Pittsburgh, PA from July 17-19!

 

The Westin Conference Center

Relax at the Westin Conference Center in the heart of Pittsburgh. 

Immerse yourself in the heart of Pittsburgh at the Westin Conference Center hotel. Stroll Pittsburgh's historical Cultural District, find a great meal in Pittsburgh's market neighborhood known as the "Strip District" or take the short walk over the Roberto Clemente bridge to PNC Park and see the Pirates play!  The Westin is located in the heart of it all.

Learn more about this great destination hotel

 

The Burnhams

Experience a fun filled Field Day at the Burnham Family Farm with

John and Maureen Burnham welcome you to their home the Burnham Woodlot.  Nestled among the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in southwest Pennsylvania, the Burnham Woodlot features 550 acres of woodlands and meadows laced with five miles of hiking trails and roadways which provide access to many areas of the farm for visitors to explore.

Learn more about the Field Day

 

Enjoy your favorite Convention events, like celebrating the extraordinary achievements of several of our Tree Farmers.

It's been called The Oscars of the Tree Farming World! We will recognize the Regional and National Outstanding Tree Farmers of the Year. Generously sponsored by STIHL, Inc.

Learn more about Convention events

 

Pittsburgh Pirates Field

 

Boat Cruises, Garden Tours and Delicious food! Enjoy all that Pittsburgh has to offer.

The Pennsylvania Tree Farm Committee has put together a great line-up of optional tours. Sign up before they fill up!

Learn more about optional tours. 




Registration

REGISTRATION PERIOD: January 31, 2014 - June 13, 2014,

EARLY BIRD through March 14, 2014   $330
REGULAR after March 14, 2014   $360           

1) To register online, click "Log In" in the top right-hand corner of this page. 
2) Enter your unique username and password in the fields
3) Then click on "Register for Events" from the right-hand menu on the next page. 
4) Then, follow the links to the 2014 National Tree Farmer Convention.

Not sure if you have an account?  Click here to check using your e-mail address.

 Forgot your username and password?  Click here to have them e-mailed to you.

 

 

Make Hotel Reservations online at American Tree Farm System National Tree Farmer Convention (OR copy and paste the following link into a web browser) https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/Tree2014

Find more Travel and Hotel information here. 

Cancellation Policy

Refunds will be provided on cancelled registrations received in the national office on or before June 13, 2014.  A $20 processing fee will be applied to each cancelled registration. No refunds will be issued after June 13, 2014.  All optional tours and events have minimum and maximum capacities; failure to meet the minimum number of registrants for any tour may result in its cancellation.

Questions?

Questions about registration and the Convention should be sent to MacKenzie Rawcliffe at mrawcliffe@forestfoundation.org or 202-765-3579.  Check www.treefarmsystem.org/convention for additional information and updates on the latest convention details.

Photos provided by Scott Morgan, John & Maureen Burnham, and Shutterstock.com.