International Master Gardener ConferenceSeptember 22–25, 2015

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 2015 IMGC Logo, September 22 to 25 2015,

Conference Tracks:

  • Midwest flavor (Prairie plants, local foods...)
  • Horizons (technology, QR codes, trends, futuristic...)
  • From the Ground Up (composting, propagation, grafting...)
  • Professional Development (program management, volunteer retention, resolving conflict...)
  • Design (floral, landscape, container...)
  • Working with Community (youth, elderly...)

Conference Site:

Mid-America Center
One Arena Way
Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Omaha, Nebraska's Eppley Airfield
is just 15 minutes away!
Full Conference Registration:
$440  Late registration (August 1 to August 31)
Single Day Conference Registrations:

$180  Wednesday 9/23
     (Includes lunch and evening banquet)  

$140 Thursday 9/24 (Includes lunch)
$120  Friday 9/25 (Includes lunch)

Registration closes August 31, 2015
Refund Policy on Cancellations:               

75% prior to June 30
50% July 1 to August 15
0% thereafter.
Refunds will be processed after the conference.

2015 International Master Gardeners are keeping it green!

Sustainability is important to us. Ask us how we are "greening" our conference and how you can help!

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 Basic Daily Schedule

Meal times, keynotes, tours, and breakouts.

Breakout Sessions Quick List

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Official Conference Hotels

Information on Conference Hotels: rates, locations, and reservations.

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2015 IMGC Trade Show

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