This Friday July 14 is the last chance to register online for the 2017 STA (Vic) Sports Turf Seminar proudly sponsored by Jacobsen.
STA (Vic) is excited to announce the forthcoming Sports Turf Seminar to be held at AAMI Park on Wednesday, July 19.
We proudly partner with Jacobsen again this year as our major sponsor and look forward to hearing from Brent Harvey our guest speaker. Brent is undoubtedly one of the AFL’s stars of the 21st Century.
MC for the day is Darren James.
Speakers and topics for the seminar include:
James Royal - Bayer: Trends in Research/Integrated Pest Management.
Shayne Ward, AFL Facilities Manager: Growing the Heartland – AFL Victoria’s Football Facilities Development Strategy.
HG Turf Expansion around Australia and international - major stadium developments.
Jake McMinn, National Community Facilities Manager & Annie Hateley, Partnerships & Government Relations Manager, Cricket Victoria: What we know about Australia's 7700 cricket grounds.
AFLW - Kaitlyn Ashmore (Brisbane Lions)/(Deanna Berry (Melbourne-Rising Star Award)/Brooke Lochland (Western Bulldogs): Sports Women on Turf - Panel session of questions and answers.
Football Federation Victoria: Growth of soccer facility requirements in Victoria.
John Neylan/or TBA: STA (Vic) Research Project Update.
Shannon Cooper (Serco): Cricket Pitch Preparation Techniques.
Jarrod Hill, Sporteng, WA: Overcoming Construction issues in recent projects including new Perth Stadium, Junction Oval and Lathlain Oval (West Coast Eagles training oval in WA).
Jim Porter (STA Vic Education Convenor): Update on Student sponsorship & Graduate Award. Introduce Winners.
All the details are on the STA (Vic) website: vicsportsturf.asn.au
Stay tuned for news on other exciting speakers and presentations or call Jan on 0439 089 005/email: firstname.lastname@example.org.