Sun, Mar 27|
Best Western Plus University Inn
2022 Family Forest Landowners & Managers Conference
Time & Location
Mar 27, 9:00 AM PDT – Mar 29, 4:40 PM PDT
Best Western Plus University Inn, 1516 Pullman Rd, Moscow, ID 83843, USA
About the event
Join us for the 2022 Family Forest Landowners & Managers Conference featuring the Inland Empire Society of American Foresters, Idaho Forest Owners Association and Idaho Tree Farm Program. This year's event kicks off Sunday with an optional daylong "Ties to the Land" workshop (more info below), a tour of the new University of Idaho ICCU Arena and an evening social. The conference continues with two full days of presentations focused in four areas:
- Wildfire: Managed, Prescribed, or Full Suppression?
- Who Will Work on My Forest?
- Circle of Stewards - Land Use
- Legal Issues
Check out the full conference schedule to learn more about this year's presentations and presenters. Attend live and in-person or join us online (Only General Sessions will be broadcast for virtual attendees)! Onsite attendees can participate in our silent auction and will be eligible for door prizes that will be awarded each session. There are some fabulous onsite raffle prizes, too, including a DeWalt battery-powered chainsaw with 2 batteries, a pair of White's work boots in your size, an Orvis coached flyfishing experience plus "Fly of the Month Club"!
"TIES TO THE LAND" WORKSHOP: This optional daylong workshop will help you plan for an orderly transition and aid in succession planning for your family forest. Registration is $45 per person and $20 for each additional family member. This workshop includes presentations, video clips, a 91-page reference book, flash drive and interactive exercises on the following:
- 10 Steps to Successful Succession Planning
- Passion, Preparation, and Planning
- Family Ties, Differing Objectives - Generation Gaps
- The Heirloom Scale, Values and Goals
- Conflicting Roles of Family and Business
- Tips for a Successful First Family Meeting
- Guidelines for Good Communication
- Choosing the Best Team of Advisors For You
- Putting the Plan Together, Success Strategies
- Transferring Ownership - Legal and Financial Instruments
Space is limited to the first 25 workshop participants. Register and pay by March 21, 2022. On-site/late registration will add $10 per person.
VIRTUAL REGISTRATION: This option is available for the full conference or single-day registration. Make your selection at checkout. If you register for virtual attendance, you will receive a follow-up email with additional information about how to access the conference. Only General Sessions will be broadcast for virtual attendees.
EXHIBITION SPACE: Exhibition space is available for $100 for a commercial exhibit or $65 for nonprofits/government agencies. See options/pay at checkout.
ADVERTISING: Advertising space is available in our conference program. Rates are $125 for 1/4 page, $250 for 1/2 page or $500 for a fulll page. See options/pay at checkout. Event organizers will contact you if you have purchased an ad.
LODGING: We do have a block of rooms at the University Inn. For reservations contact: Best Western Plus University Inn, (208) 882-0550.
QUESTIONS? If you have questions about the conference please contact Marrion Newsam Banks, IFOA EVP, by email at email@example.com or Frank Morado, FFL & MC, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ties to the Land - Your Family Forest Heritage: Planning for an Orderly Transition - OPTIONAL WORKSHOPGold Room, University Inn
1 hour 30 minutes
Tour of University of Idaho ICCU ArenaUniversity of Idaho ICCU Arena
Full Conference Registration
Includes Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. If you would like to attend virtually, please make that selection at checkout.
1-Day Registration - Monday
If you would only like to attend the conference on Monday, please select this single-day registration option. If you would like to attend virtually, please make that selection at checkout.
1-Day Registration - Tuesday
If you would ONLY like to attend the conference on Tuesday, please register for this single-day option. If you would like to attend virtually, please make that selection at checkout.
Ties to the Land Workshop
Cost for the first family member to register for the Ties to the Land Workshop is $45. For additional family members, select the option below.
Ties to the Land Add'l Tickets
Reduced price for additional family members registering for the Ties to the Land workshop.
Exhibitor - Commercial
If you would like to have a commercial exhibit at the conference, select this option.
Exhibitor - Nonprofit/Govt
If you would like to have exhibition space as a nonprofit or government agency, select this option.
Advertising - 1/4 page
Purchase a 1/4 page ad in the conference program
Advertising - 1/2 page