0 7th Slovenian Educational Conference

Združenje vzdrževalcev golf igrišč Slovenije

Orehek 38, 6258 Prestranek,SLOVENIJA

Tel.: +386 5 756 20 07

Fax.: +386 5 756 20 08

E. pošta: green.consulting@siol.net

Slovenian Greenkeepers Association


TERME ZREČE; 9th and 10th November 2005

The Slovenian Greenkeepers Association would like to inform you, and invite you on their 7th. Educational Conference.
Please, find below this years program, registration form and GCSAA event approval code (this is provided for the first time!).

The Association will also offer this year to all European Greenkeepers Associations one complimentary Registration fee!

The said person should be recognized and registered by their Association.


Wednesday, 09.11.2005:

08:30 - 09:00 : registration of participants

09:00 - 09:15 : opening session of the 7th Educational days

09:15 - 10:00 : Alfred J. Turgeon: Turfgrass species

10:00 - 10:45 : Joseph Vargas: Annual bluegrass-creeping bentgrass competition

- break with refreshing, and warm drinks

11:00 - 11:45 : Melvin B. Lucas: The building on a land fill or garbage dump; I. del

11:45 - 12:15 : Ulf Ingberg: Slow realised fertilizers; Kemira GrowHow -Unichem

- lunch

14:15 - 15:00 : Joseph Vargas: Managing summer stress on cool season grasses

15:00 - 15:45 : Alfred J. Turgeon: Thatch development and control

- break with refreshments.

16:00 - 16:45 : Melvin B. Lucas: The building on a land fill or garbage dump; II. del

- additional questions and discourse

19:00 - supper

Thursday, 10.11.2005:

09:00 - 09:45 : Stephan Bernard: Mower Sharpness - its impart on turf health and the environment

09:45 - 11:00 : Joseph Vargas: Identification and control of common and patch diseases

- break with refreshments.

11:15 - 12:00 : Alfred J. Turgeon: Developing a turfgrass fertilization program

12:00 - 12:15 : - additional questions and discourse

- lunch

Afternoon's program:

13:30 - depart on visit of GC Ptuj and demonstration of work with machines

16:00 - return to Slovenske Konjice and review of this year changes after reconstruction their GC Konjice

19:00 - vine tasting in the cellar in Slovenske Konjice with professional leading

20:30 - supper with after dinner entertainment

All lectures will be presented in English with no side translation

Friday; 11.11.2005:

- depart of attendees
GCSAA_banner.jpg Approval Code Notice
For an External Education Program

Event Name: 7th Annual Educational Conference

Event Approval Code: 999-2919-3814

Event Location: Zrece, Slovenia

Event Date(s): Nov. 9 - 10, 2005

Education Points: .80

Sponsor Instructions: Please provide copies of the Approval Code Notice all GCSAA members in attendance towards the end of your program.

Member Instructions for Submitting the Event Approval Code:

To receive .80 education points for attending this event, you must submit the approval code of 999-2919-3814 to GCSAA within 30 days of the event. You can record your attendance by using the online Education Point Affidavit available in the Member Central area of www.gcsaa.org. By using the online affidavit, your education points will automatically populate your educational history. If you do not have access to the Internet, you can request a traditional paper affidavit, document number 410-007, through GCSAA's new 24-hour fax-on-demand system by calling (888) 838-4419.


7th EDUCATIONAL DAYS, 09th, and 10th of November,


I, __________________________________________, would like to participate on the 7th Educational days, organized by Slovenian Greenkepeers Association.

Participation fee: 150,00 Euro; covers: organization of event, hot and refreshing drinks at brakes, both lunches, dinner on the 10th, brochure with abstracts of lectures.

Payment can be done on the Bank account, or in cash before beginning; Original invoice will be sent on the available address within 5 days after conclusion.

To make abank transfer, please e-mail me for banking details at: green.consulting@siol.net

Accomodation is in Vilas Terme Zrece (100 m from Conference floor). Please, ensure yourself accommodation and call, as quick you can, to reserve the room on E-mail: breda.einfalt@unior.si

- Please note! - For Educational days!

Prices: Double room: 41,00 Euro/person half board

Single room: 49,00 Euro/ half board

SEND REGISTRATION FORM TILL FRIDAY, 28. October, 2005 ON ADDRESS OF OUR ASSOCIATION, FAX: 011 386 5 756 20 08, OR E-MAIL: green.consulting@siol.net

We will assist your needs with transport from and to airport (LJUBLJANA-Slovenia or GRAZ-Austria).


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