Atlantic Urban Forest Collective


Workshop Announcement:

Linking Policy to Practice

Join us November 13th and 14th, 2019

Workshop Objective:

To facilitate discussion about the management of our Atlantic urban forests.  Topics will include:  policy development and implementation, balancing economics, the environment and aesthetics, tools and strategies to mitigate the impacts of climate events, pest and disease, urban and landscape design, current research and much more.

Who should attend:

Representatives from Municipal and Provincial Government, Certified Arborists, Foresters, Developers, Planners, Architects, Landscape Architects, Nursery Industry and related Trades,  researchers, teachers and students — this event is  also open to the public.


To view agenda.


Registration will open June 15th, 2019.


Note change of venue to:

Best Western Chocolate lake

250 Saint Margaret’s Bay Road,

Halifax, NS

A block of rooms has been booked for the event under the Atlantic Urban Forest Conference.

Time: November 13th and 14th, 2019 – 9:00am to 4:00 pm


$250 general admission –  To Register

$150 with valid Students ID – To Register

Thank you to our sponsors:

Gold Sponsors




Educational Credits:

Association of Registered Professional Foresters of New Brunswick — 12 Credits

International Society of Arboriculture— 5.5 Credits

Registered Professional Foresters Association of Nova Scotia:

Wednesday November 13 Morning session – 3.0 hrs Category 1 = 9.0 Credits Category 1

Wednesday November 13 Afternoon session – 3.0 hrs Category 1= 9.0 Credits Category 1

Thursday November 14 Morning Session – 3.0 hrs Category 1 = 9.0 Credits Category 1

Thursday November 14 Afternoon Session – 3.0 hrs Category 1 = 9.0 Credits Category 1

Full Agenda….To Be Announced.  We are working on it so keep checking!

For Full Announcement…..

For more information, please call (506) 432-7575 or email:

Interested in being an Exhibitor?

As part of our conference, we are also providing an opportunity for companies to exhibit products and services during the sessions. We will do our best to ensure good traffic in the exhibit area by serving refreshment breaks within that area.

Exhibit Details

  • Exhibit spaces will be approximately 10’ wide X 6’ deep
  • Skirted tables will be available
  • You have the option of bringing in your own display unit if you wish. If you are bringing a display unit, please let us know so we may space the tables accordingly.


  • $475 per 10’ X 6’ space for one day (the fee includes one participant in the workshop)

Additional representatives wanting to attend the meeting must register and pay the registration fee separately. Individuals who just want to man the booth will not be charged and may purchase meal tickets if they wish. This activity will provide you with direct contact with delegates as all refreshment breaks will be held in the exhibit area.

To book booth space, call (506) 423-7575 or email:

Support for the Event Provided by:

Interested in being a sponsor? Please call (506) 432-7575 or email

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