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Society of American Foresters

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2017 Fall Conference (flyer)
October 11-12, Huntingburg, Indiana

Current and Future
Wednesday, October 11
9:00AM Executive Committee Meeting
12:00PM Registration
12:45PM Greeting
1:00PM
Current Trends in Indiana Hardwood Markets
Jeff Settle, IDNR Forest Products Specialist
1:45PM
The Current State of UAS Applications in Forest Measurements
Dr. Guofan Shao, Professor, Purdue University
2:30PM UAS(Drone) Demo
Jamie Winner, IDNR Department of Forestry
3:00PM Break
3:15PM Certifications: Impacts on Markets and Specifiers
Jarod Brames, WELL AP®, LEED Green Associate , Director of Sustainability OFS Brands
4:00PM Restoring Butternut Through Breeding and Conservation
James McKenna, Hardwood Tree Improvement and Regeneration Center, Purdue University
4:45PM Adjourn
5:15PM Meal
5:45PM Business Meeting
6:30PM *Foresters' Fund Shoot and **Horse Shoe Tournament

*Foresters' Fund Shoot: Shoot for high score on the Cool Springs Five Stand. $10/ 25 targets (Ammunition and Firearm included)
**Horse Shoes: Compete in Horse Shoe Tournament while socializing. $10/contestant

Beverages complements of OFS Brands
Shuttles will be available from Cool Springs to Quality Inn and Holiday Inn Express after Foresters' Fund Events. Pick up and drop off at Cool Springs available from these hotels Thursday morning.
Thursday, October 12
7:00AM Breakfast (Cool Springs)
8:00AM Load vans for OFS Brands Manufacturing Tour
9:00AM Tour Veneer Selection and Splicing , Flat Panel Veneer/Laminate Facility, Case Good Assembly Facility, Seating and Upholstery Facility - OFS Brands
12:00PM HTIRC/USFS Butternut Seed Orchard at OFS Brands
James McKenna
12:30PM Load vans to return to vehicles and adjourn

"OFS Brands is a family owned, community driven company providing socially responsible furniture and logistics solutions in office, healthcare, education, government, and home office markets across the world. Established in 1937 in Huntingburg Indiana, OFS Brands has grown into a global leader while staying true to its local roots and core values of sustainability and craftsmanship."

Conference Facility: Cool Springs Educational Center, 9412 East State Road 64, Velpen, IN 47590

Tour Location: OFS Brands, 1204 E 6th Street, Huntingburg, IN 47542

Continuing Education: This workshop will be assigned contact hours for continuing education credits.

Lodging:
Quality Inn - Huntingburg, IN
812.683.2334
$71.99/night by phone using Society of American Foresters

Holiday Day Inn Express - Jasper, IN
812.482.3344.

Dietary Needs: Do you have special dietary needs (e.g. food allergies, diabetic, etc.) or accessibility assistance? Please call Scott Reckelhoff () at 812.639.0664.

Registration: Pre-registration is required in order to plan meals and breaks. Please complete and return the registration form on this flyer by September 29, 2017 to the address indicated. Registration pays for part of the total cost of breaks, meals, transportation and speakers.

Online registration and payment link (PayPal)
Fill out the registration form and send with payment to Dale Weigel, 143 The Woods, Bedford, IN 47421. Make checks payable to Indiana Society of American Foresters.

Registration Fee
Days Attending
SAF or CF member number
Name if not the same as on CC