International Master Gardener ConferenceSeptember 22–25, 2015

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Early Bird Registration has been extended to June 1, 2015!!!
Official Conference Apparel is Ordered as Part of Your Registration.  If you registered before the information was complete, you can log back into your registration to order shirts.
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Check out all the Keynotes and Breakout Sessions at the Information Links Below Click Here for Keynote Speaker Details
Tuesday Pre-Session and Schedule Click Here for Tuesday preconference workshop, check-in, trade show, and opening reception Details Wednesday Breakout Sessions Click Here for Wednesday Breakout Session Details
Thursday Breakout Sessions Click Here for Thursday Breakout Session Details
Friday Breakout Sessions Click Here for Friday Breakout Session Details

Ten Terrific Tours

Seventy plus speakers not enough? Then join us for Pre-tours, Day Tours, and Post-tours

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Check out the Speakers 

See all 67 speakers in the speaker directory  ON

 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:
$330  Early bird registration EXTENDED to June 1
$385  Standard registration (June 2 to July 20)
$440  Late registration (July 21 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!

Planning ahead?  So is the International Master Gardener Committee.  The 2017 International Master Gardener Conference will be July 10-14, 2017 at the Oregon Convention Center, in Portland, Oregon.  Visit their blog page here: http://blogs.oregonstate.


Conference Brochure Download
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Conference at a Glance
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Daily Schedule
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Meal times, keynotes, tours, and breakouts.

Quick List of Breakout Sessions
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Look here for a list of sessions and speakers without descriptions.

Official Conference Hotels

Information on Conference Hotels: rates, locations, and reservations.
New information on extra days at Harrah's and Special Arrangements for September 18th for the Nebraska Pre-tour now available!

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2015 IMGC Trade Show

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Trade Show Registration Extended to May 31

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