Schedule 2019-08-08T04:55:30+00:00

2019 NURSERY/LANDSCAPE EXPO
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

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Note: All events were held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center unless otherwise indicated

Monday
August 5

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Targeted Exhibitor Move-In (TNLA Approval Required)

Tuesday
August 6

8:00 am – 5:00 pm Scheduled Exhibitor Move-In
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Exhibitor ONLY Registration – Sponsored by Greenleaf Nursery Company

Wednesday
August 7

8:00 am – 5:00 pm Scheduled Exhibitor Move-In
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Exhibitor ONLY Registration – Sponsored by Greenleaf Nursery Company
11:00 am – 2:30 pm TNLA Board Meeting
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Attendee Registration – Sponsored by Greenleaf Nursery Company
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Newcomers’ Tour for First Time Attendees & Exhibitors – FREE with Tradeshow Admission, Includes Behind the Scenes Look on the Tradeshow Floor.

Thursday
August 8

11:00 am – 12:15 pmHow to Hemp Your Business1:00 pm – 2:30 pmProtect Texas Citrus

7:00 am – 4:00 pm Registration Open – Sponsored by Greenleaf Nursery Company
7:30 am – 9:00am Coffee before Keynote
8:45 am – 10:15 am Annual Business Meeting of the Association + General Session & EXPO Keynote Presentation: Thom Signer, Give, Gain, Grow Keynote is FREE with Tradeshow Admission (Sponsored by Landmark Nurseries, Inc.)
10:30 am – 4:30 pm Tradeshow Open
12:30 pm – 4:00 pm EXPO Education Breakout Sessions +$  All EXPO Education Sponsored by Landmark Nurseries, Inc.
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm TNLA PAC Trustees Meeting
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm TNLA’s 5th Annual Women in Horticulture Get Together – FREE, for Ladies Only, Stars at Night Ballroom. Sponsored by Landscape Art, Inc., Roundtree Landscaping, Inc., Creekside Nursery, Leaf Landscape Supply, and New Earth, Inc.
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Welcome to San Antonio Party – Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Stars at Night Ballroom, FREE ADMISSION + Drink Ticket – Badge required. (Sponsored by TreeTown USA)
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm TNLA Certified Professionals’ Reception – Presenting Sponsor: GO TEXAN, Honoring active TCNPs, TMCNPs, TCLPs, CLTs, TCWSP and TCLAs. (by Invitation Only)

Friday
August 9

7:00 am – 4:00 pm Registration Open – Sponsored by Greenleaf Nursery Company
7:30 am – 9:00 am Coffee before Keynote Located in the Stars at Night Ballroom prior to the Keynote Presentation.
9:00 am – 10:15 am EXPO Keynote Presentation: John Kennedy, Leader Shift
Keynote is FREE with Tradeshow Admission (Sponsored by Landmark Nurseries, Inc.)
10:30 am – 4:30 pm Tradeshow Open
10:45 am – 4:45 pm EXPO Education Breakout Sessions +$  All EXPO Education Sponsored by Landmark Nurseries, Inc.
11:00 am – 12:15 pm Student Rally for High School and College Students includes VIP seating at Morning Keynote, Sponsored by Landmark Nurseries, Inc., Leaf Landscape Supply and Calloway’s Nursery
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm TNLA Foundation Meeting – By Invitation Only
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Texas Agriculture Lifetime Leadership (TALL) Alumni Reception – By Invitation Only Sponsored by Landmark Nurseries, Inc. & TNLA
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm TNLA Chairs’ Reception – (By Invitation Only) Sponsored by Hotchkiss Insurance, KBW Supply & Whiz-Q Stone
6:45 pm – 8:45 pm TNLA Awards Fiesta – Awards Presentation +$ located at the Jack Guenther Pavilion at the Briscoe. An Awards Presentation for the TNLA Arp, Young Leader, Summit and Texas Excellence in Landscaping (TEIL) Award Winners, Sponsored by: Texas Green Industry Safety Group, Greenius, Billy Long Enterprises and Peerless Farm

Saturday
August 10

7:00 am – 3:00 pm Registration Open – Sponsored by Greenleaf Nursery Company
8:00 am – 9:30 am Exhibitor Appreciation Breakfast
8:30 am – 11:00 am FREE EXPO Education: TNLA Certification Get To Know
8:30 am – 12:00 pm FREE EXPO Education Plus Labor Summit Complimentary with Tradeshow Admission – EXPO’s Education Conference Sponsored by Landmark Nurseries, Inc. | Labor Summit Sponsored by FEWA
8:30 am – 11:00 am FREE EXPO Education – Certification FAQ
9:30 am – 10:30 am Past Chairs’ Meeting & Brunch (Invitation Only)
10:00 am – 3:00 pm Tradeshow Open
 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm TNLA PAC Auction Resultst
 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm Exhibitor Move-Out

“EXPO is the best place to learn new information, meet new people who know and use the products you are interested in learning about.”

Landscaper 2018 EXPO

“If you are in this business you have to go, I find new vendors, catch up with old ones and it’s like a candy store for a five year old.”

Retailer 2018 EXPO