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    2023 GAA Trees Unite Us Conference & Networking Social

    • November 03, 2023
    • 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    • Legacy Park - 500 S Columbia Dr Decatur, GA


    (depends on selected options)

    Base fee:
    • Includes t-shirt, goodie bag, breakfast, lunch, social event admission for 1 with 2 drink tickets, chili dinner, up to 7 CEUS
    • Includes t-shirt, goodie bag, breakfast, lunch, social event admission for 1 with 2 drink tickets, chili dinner, up to 7 CEUS

    You will find the REGISTER BUTTON on the far left of your screen.  Scroll to the bottom left and click REGISTER

    Legacy Park

    500 S Columbia Dr

    Decatur, GA 30030

    November 3, 2023

    $100 - GAA Members

    $168 - Non-GAA Members


    OCTOBER 25th Deadline for Registration

    ***If you register after October 5th we cannot guarantee shirt sizes.  We always order extra, but if we do not have your registration prior to the shirt order deadline additional sizes available will be limited.

    Our conference this year will focus on compliance in all aspects of your business.  Don't miss this jam packed day of important education & knowledge sharing from leading industry professionals.  Join us, and earn up to 6 CEUS. 


    • Trees Unite Us Conference 9 am-5pm
    • 5pm-7 pm - Networking Social, hosted by GFASTI
    • 7pm -8pm - Chili Dinner
    Feel free to stay and join us for a fun filled weekend at our 25th Annual Tree Climbing Championship.  Spectator attendance is free, but there are many opportunities to get involved!  Bring the family and enjoy the FREE Family Fun Climb!
    • November 4th - Tree Climbing Championship - Qualifying Events & Awards Dinner with After Party. 

      ***Be the DJ and submit your favorite song requests here***

    • November 5th - Tree Climbing Championship - Masters Challenge

    If you wish to also sign up as a sponsor, competitor, or volunteer you can find those sign up links below.  A separate sign up is required for each to help us stay organized and give you the best experience.  THANK YOU in advance for your cooperation!

    • Sponsorship Registration HERE

    • Competitor Registration COMING SOON - opens August 4, 2023

    • Volunteer Registration HERE

    Discounted Hotel & FREE Camping Information:

    CAMPING IS FREE however we need to plan on you!  Please let us know via this form if you will be camping and in what capacity.  Please see included map here of camping space.   All camping is dry camping with no hookups, but we have 24hr access to Leigh Hall with everything you need...water, restrooms, showers.  There are no electrical hook ups.

    Important Reminder - we are representing our industry  and expect high community attendance which is a great opportunity to educate the public on proper arboriculture practices.  This event is at a public park so please abide by these rules:

    • no smoking
    • no open containers
    • all pets on a leash - well behaved pets allowed off leash/under voice control in wooden fenced area by camping space
    • no pets on the ball fields please
    • no open fires - sorry no fire pits

    The GAA has secured a discounted room block at the below hotels - each listing has its own personal booking link or you can call the number listed and let them know you are with the Georgia Arborist Association.

    Residence Inn Decatur at Emory 

    Discount cut off October 3rd, 2023

    2754 North Decatur Rd

    Decatur, GA 30033


    Booking Link

    Hampton Inn & Suites Atlanta Decatur/Emory

    Discount cut off October 2nd, 2023

    116 Clairemont Ave Decatur, GA 30030


    Booking Link


    Georgia Arborist Association

    Phone:  (404) 913-1422
    Address:  GAA ~ P.O. Box 2516, Decatur GA 30031

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