BOSTON, Mass. – New England Grows, the Northeast’s largest educational conference and green industry exposition, will be held in Boston on Feb. 4 – Feb. 6, 2015. As opening day draws near, green industry professionals are reminded that January 15 is the deadline date for special savings on registration fees.
 
New England Grows offers a year’s worth of business building education and networking opportunities in three days. Along with its trademark world-class educational seminars, the 1,000-plus booth exposition is filled with great offers on the latest products and equipment.
 
Today’s hottest trends and best management practices will be presented by well-known industry professionals, academics, researchers and marketing specialists. Among these are: Native Plant Expert Doug Tallamy; New Plant Guru Kelly Norris; Efficiency Consultant Mike Lysecki of the Landscape Management Network; Arizona-based Water Conservationist Brad Lancaster; Ecosystem Specialist Toby Hemenway; Renowned Hardscape Designer Bill Gardocki; and Retail Marketing Wizard Rick Segel.
 
In addition to a three-day line up of business-building seminars, new features at New England Grows include: opening night at Laugh Boston; a live patio build on the expo floor; Hoisting License recertification opportunity; an inaugural Women in Horticulture event; a special Future Leaders program for students; and more.
 
Participants can take away the latest trends, tips and techniques at popular Sprint Sessions right on the tradeshow floor. These 15-minute, rapid-fire updates are presented by Extension personnel, top suppliers and other industry experts on the Common Ground stage.
 
Enjoy special savings for early registration when you sign up by January 15. For the latest program and registration information visit NewEnglandGrows.org and be sure to join New England Grows’ growing community on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.