The Nebraska Arborists Association is excited to announce a great line-up of educational sessions and activities for the 2021 Great Plains Summer Field Day on August 13.
Carol Joy Holling Center near Ashland will be the host site for the Field Day event. The event includes: hands-on learning opportunities including advanced tree climbing, safety practices, and equipment information. There will also be demonstrations on the latest products and services from industry representatives. You won’t want to miss these great sessions! You will also be able to connect with other professionals while enjoying the beautiful scenery of the center.
7:30-8:00 am Registration & Breakfast
8:00-8:15 am Welcome - Jeff Grewe, NAA Board President
8:15-9:15 am Keynote Speaker "Hope Is Not A Plan"- Phillip Kelley
9:15-10:15 am Breakout Sessions
Breakout A: "Tree Climber Resiliency" - Phillip Kelley
Breakout B: Part 1: Risk Assessment - Geoff Kempter, Asplundh
10:15-10:45 am Break & Exhibitors/Vendors
10:45-11:45 am Demonstrations during Vendors/Exhibitors
Live Line Demonstration -LES
Altec Lr8 Lift Truck (gas engine) by Matt Grell, Asplundh
11:45 -12:30 pm Buffet Lunch
12:30-1:30 pm Keynote Speaker "How To Change The Culture Of This Industry" Phillip Kelley
1:30-2:30 pm Breakout Sessions
Breakout A: "Look At Research Pin Bio Mechanics & How Applied Science Can Improve Quality Of Life, Reduce Injuries & Extend Careers"
Breakout B: Part 2: Risk Assessment - Keiran Hunt, Asplundh
2:30-3:30 pm Break & Exhibitors/Vendors
3:30-4:30 pm Live Line Demonstration ANSI Standard Changes
4:00-4:15 pm Remarks & Prize Drawings
We hope you can join us for education and networking at the 2021 Great Plains Summer Field Day at the Carol Joy Holling Center near Ashland (27416 Ranch Rd).