Midwest Urban Tree Care Forum

Location: Lisle, IL
Deadline: April 1, 2014

Conference Information:

MUTCF is a unique career enhancement event that is geared for students to learn from and interact with green industry professionals. Over the past 12 years, many students have attained permanent careers and internships through MUTCF. The 2014 MUTCF event will include:

  • 2-days of interactive tours (downtown and south suburban Chicago, IL) a formal dinner
  • a career fair
  • a free raffle
  • a planting and pruning activity

Videos:

MUTCF promo video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uxbpkEqZFYk&feature=youtu.be

MUTCF website: http://www.midwesturbantreecareforum.com/

Costs:

Registration covers all events, a t-shirt, and all meals (Friday: breakfast, lunch and dinner; Saturday: breakfast and lunch). Registration is $50 for International Society of Arboriculture Student Members or $90 which includes your ISA Student Membership ($45 value).

Hotel is the Hilton Chicago / Oak Lawn, 9333 South Cicero Avenue, Oak Lawn, IL 60453, 800-315-1058, www.oaklawn.hilton.com. Room rates are $105 plus tax for up to four people ($26 / student / night). Each room includes up to four breakfast vouchers. Please ask for a room under Midwest Urban Tree Care Forum. Reservations must me made by 03/14/14 to receive the discounted rate.

Sponsors:

Student costs for MUTCF are minimal thanks to our generous sponsors:

  • Davey Tree Expert Company & The Care of Trees
  • Bartlett Tree Experts
  • International Society of Arboriculture
  • Commonwealth Edison
  • Illinois Arborist Association
  • Wisconsin Arborist Association
  • Indiana Arborist Association
  • The Morton Arboretum
  • Chicago Department of Transportation
  • Tree Research and Education Endowment
  • Kramer Tree Specialists
  • Plant Growth Management Systems
  • Arlington Power and Equipment
  • Stihl

 

Please go to http://www.midwesturbantreecareforum.com for more information and to register for MUTCF 2014. Direct questions to Bryant Scharenbroch (bscharenbroch@mortonarb.org or 630-725-2071).