Sessions

Innovative Superintendents:
Cutting-Edge Ideas from Your Peers

Tuesday, Feb. 4: 8 -9:45 am
Room W311C
#GIS14_Innovate


Looking for innovative solutions to implement at your course? With ideas about conversion, communication, efficiency and more, your peers are ready to share great ideas and techniques proven to enhance your skills and your facility's performance.

Chairperson: Bill D. Irving, Golf Course Superintendent, Lawrence Country Club, Kan.


Speakers:

Increasing Productivity via Technology
Robert W. Porter, Superintendent, Hiawatha Golf Course, Minn.

Don't Fear the Test: Get Out of Your Box to Build a Better Course
Lee McLemore, CGCS, Country Club of Birmingham, Ala.

Environmental Management Programs That are Sustainable: Understanding the Ecosystem on Your Golf Course
Dean R. Piller, Superintendent, Cordova Bay Golf Club, B.C.

Culturally Favoring Bentgrass
Chris J. Tritabaugh, Superintendent, Hazeltine National Golf Club, Minn.

All in the Family: Creating Kid- and Beginner-Friendly Forward Tees
Chris Thuer, CGCS, Bear Slide Golf Club, Cicero, Ind.