GWA is heading to Buffalo for #GWA2017!
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Join garden writers, bloggers, photographers, speakers and communicators from across the world for special events designed to make new connections and reconnect with old friends, including networking events and receptions, including Meet the Authors and Morning Reboot, all culminating with the 2017 Annual Awards & Honors Dinner with Emcee Allan Armitage. And don’t forget to head to the #GWA2017 Expo for a colorful showcase of new varieties, products and services from exhibitors changing the horticultural landscape.
This year's education schedule will be jam-packed with 31 insightful sessions from leaders in the industry, focusing on horticulture, writing, technology, business, publishing and much more. Back by popular demand, roundtable topics will feature exciting short-format sessions made to inspire and inform. This year’s keynotes will include horticultural all-stars Kevin Gaughan and Robin Wall Kimmerer.
Buffalo is home to fantastic public gardens and the world-famous Garden Walk Buffalo, a collection of breathtaking private gardens. This year's tour line-up will feature dozens of gardens, covering a wide array of techniques and trends. Enjoy special access to amazing public gardens as well as exclusive tours of beautiful private gardens, including Buffalo Olmsted Park, Darwin Martin House, Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Garden and Draves Arboretum. Don't forget the register for one of our TWO post-conference tours exploring Niagara Falls and Lake Eerie's Urban Farms.
Sponsors & Exhibitors
Each year, professional garden communicators from across the country attend the largest gathering of garden communication experts in the country, the GWA Annual Conference & Expo. Attendees are seeking fresh ideas, new products and tools, new resources for their business, and networking opportunities. By becoming an exhibitor or sponsor, you and your organization get the essential brand exposure and direct access to these key current and future thought-leaders impacting the industry.
Reserve your sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities today! Click the links below for available options and pricing.