2018 Tri-State Green Industry Conference (GIC)

Event date
Event Location
Sharonville Convention Center
11355 Chester Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45246


Educational Sessions:

  • 7 Education Tracks: Annuals & Perennials, Tree & Shrub Care, Turfgrass Management, Garden Center & Greenhouse Innovation, General Pest & Disease Management, Emerging Ideas & Issues and Landscape Ecosystems.
  • Professional Credits*: Ohio/Kentucky/Indiana Pesticide Applicators*, CEU’s for ISA Certified Arborists, Landscape Architects and ONLA Certified Nursery Technicians (* some pending)
  • Keynote Speaker – Jim Hansel, Sustainable Urban Agriculture Instructor, Diamond Oaks Career Development Campus - Recruiting, Training and Retaining: Finding and Building a Professional Horticulture Workforce.

Trade Show:

Plants, equipment, fertilizer, products for pest and disease management, and more!

    Sponsorship Opportunities:

    Help us keep registration costs down AND your business can reach over 500 of "the best of” the Tri-state’s Green Industry.

    For More Information:  Call Julie Crook (513) 946-8998, or e-mail at: crook.46@osu.edu

    We’re dedicated to keeping your training costs down:

    The registration fee for the Tri-State GIC has remained the same since 2010!!

    The Tri-State Green Industry Conference is a collaborative educational effort:

    • Ohio State University Extension
    • University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension
    • Purdue Extension
    • Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
    • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden
    • Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum.