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2012 National Conference of Private Forest Landowners
May 30 - June 1, 2012
Sawgrass Marriott Ponte Vedra Beach Resort & Spa
1000 PGA Tour Boulevard
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082

Tenative Agenda     

Wednesday, May 30, 2012                                               

8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tax Workshop*
*Additional fee - $225
Sponsored by the Forest Landowner Foundation
 
8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Board of Directors Meeting

12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Tradeshow

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Educational Sessions

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm  Legal Issues Panel
Stephen Schrock,
Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP, Partner
Jacob Cremer, Hopping Green & Sams, Lawyer

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Forest Products Panel: Current Lumber Issues
Bob Browder, Southern Pine Inspection Bureau, Director
 
Wood Pellet Update
Tom Harris, Timber Mart South, Publisher 

What's Next for Landowners?
Marshall Thomas, F&W Forestry Services, Inc., President

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
President’s Reception

Thursday, May 31,2012                           

7:00 am – 8:30 am
Breakfast
Sponsored By: Georgia-Pacific

7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tradeshow

 8:30 am – 11:45 am
General Session I

8:30 am-8:45 am        Welcome
Derek Dougherty, FLA: President
 
8:45 am - 9:00 am  State of the Association
Scott Jones,
FLA: CEO


9:00 am - 10:30 am    Landowner Panel
Chuck LeavellMusician
Jeff Lageman, Form NFL Player
Cinda Jones, W.D. Cowls, Inc. Land Company, President

10:30 am - 11:00 am  Break
Sponsored By: ArborGen

11:00 am - 11:45 am  Paul Boynton, Rayonier: President and CEO. "Creating Value in Everything We Do" 

Noon – 5:00 pm
Private Forest and OperationsTour *
*Additional fee - $75
Sponsored By: Rayonier and Southeastern Wood Producers Association

Golf Tournament*
*Additional fee - $100
Sponsored By: Plum Creek

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Tradeshow, Reception and Live Auction*
*Live Auction to benefit the FLA PAC
 
7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
Live music, pool party and cookout
 

Friday, June 1, 2011                                                                 

7:00 am – 8:30 am
Business Breakfast

8:30 am – 11:30 am
General Session II

8:30 am - 9:00 am  Awards and Scholarships
Scott Rowland, FLA: Chairman Awards Committee
Rob Olszewski, FLA Foundation: President

9:00 am - 9:30 am  Break
Sponsored By: US Forest Services

Current Issues Panel
Forest Management, Markets, Marketing, Exports and Lumber Grading

9:30 am - 11:30 am
Management, biomass, preparing your property for the markets
John Pait, Arborgen: Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Product Development - Management, biomass, preparing your property for the markets
 
Amanda Lang, Forisk: Operations Manager; Manging Editor, Wood Bioenergy US - "Macroeconomic Trends and Forest Products: Pulpwood and Sawtimber."  

Mark Barford, The National Hardwood Lumber Association: Executive Director - 
Marketing, exports and lumber grading. "The Future For Hard Woods"





 

 

 

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