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2019 PA Pest Management Association Annual State Conference

  • 12/11/2019
  • 6:00 PM
  • 14/11/2019
  • 4:00 PM
  • Spooky Nook Sports

Registration

(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • If your company has already paid for a Platinum, Gold, Silver or Bronze allied membership partner level, regional conferences are included and not additionally charged. If your company is a Platinum or Gold Partner and would like to bring a second individual, contact Caleb Wright at cwright@versantstrategies.net to register the additional attendees(s).
  • If your company has already paid for a Platinum, Gold, Silver or Bronze allied membership partner level, regional conferences are included and not additionally charged. If your company is a Platinum or Gold Partner and would like to bring a second individual, contact Caleb Wright at cwright@versantstrategies.net to register the additional attendees(s).

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2019 PA Pest Management Association

Annual State Conference

Note the new dates and location!

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 to Wednesday, November 14, 2019

Spooky Nook Sports

75 Champ Boulevard

Manheim, PA 17545

For hotel reservations: Warehouse Hotel (at Spooky Nook Sports), 855-618-6181

A room block has been reserved! Let them know you are with the PA Pest Management conference!


Bring Your License! (barcode scanning for credits will be available)

Tuesday, November 12th

6-8 PM   Opening Reception

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

7:00 – 8:15        Registration / Exhibits / Continental Breakfast      

8:15 – 8:45        Instructions & Introductions: Crystal Ballroom; PPMA/Legislative Update: Marty Overline, President; Caleb Wright, Executive Director; Jeff King, Conference Chair

8:45 – 10:15       General Session 1 - Wood Boring Beetles, Wood Destroying Organisms & Revised NPMA-33 Form; Ed Van Instendal- Mid Atlantic Territory Manager, Ensystex Inc

10:15 – 10:45     Break in Exhibit Hall

10:45 – 11:45    Technical Track Session A - Development & Implementation of a Fungal Biopesticide for Control & Prevention of Bed Bugs; Dr. Nina Jenkins- Penn State University

                             Business Track Session B - Price Increases- Drive Profit & Your Value: Dan Gordon- PCO Bookeepers                                                  

11:45 – 1:15       Lunch / Exhibit Hall

1:15 – 2:15        Technical Track Session C -  Dismiss The Myths of Ticks and Tick-Borne Disease: Dr. Erika Machtinger- Assistant Professor of Veterinary Entomology, Penn State University     

                           Business Track Session D -  What Is Value? Are You Building a Valuable Company? Dan Gorden- PCO Bookeepers

 2:15 – 3:45        Technical Track Session E - Control of Common Ants of the Northeastern United States: Dr. Gallagher, Technical Manager, Syngenta

                           Business Track Session F - Managing Your Company Fleet- Own vs Rent and Maintaining Your Biggest Piece of Equipment: Joe McMahon, McMahon Auto Group

3:45 – 4:00      Break in Exhibit Hall        

4:00 – 5:00       General Session 2 - The Dreaded Small Fly Problem; Harry Bryan, Jr, Nisus Corp.

6:30 - 8:30       Dinner in Arcade

8:30 - ?             Hospitality Room Open


Thursday, November 14th, 2019

 7:00 – 8:00        Breakfast/Exhibit Hall

8:00 - 8:30         Instructions/Introductions

8:30 – 10:00      General Session 3 - Stored Product Pests; Jeff Weir, Technical Director, Sprague Pest Solutions Tacoma, WA

10:00 – 10:30       Break in Exhibit Hall

11:00 – 12:00     Technical Track Session F - Rodent Behavior and Control: Using Their Behavior to Your Advantage; Barry Pitkoff, LiphaTech

11:00 – 12:00     Business Track Session G: Building An Efficient Budget & Planning For Growth;  Bob Williamson, General Manager, Moyer Indoor/Outdoor

12:00 – 1:15       Lunch / Exhibit Hall

1:15 –2:15         Technical Track Session H - Trapping and Exclusion Services for Rodent Control; Ed Dolshun, Catchmaster

1:15 – 2:15         Technical Track Session I- Commodity Fumigation; Robert Verrico,  Western Fumigation Services

2:15 – 2:30        Break in Exhibit Hall

2:30 – 3:30        General Session 7 - Pesticide Safety; Dr. Nancy Troyano,  BCE Director of Technical Education and Training, Rentokil, North America


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