Program

Sun June 28

6.00 - 8.00 pm
Program

Registration and Poster Placement

Day one - Mon June 29

8.30 - 9.15 am
Program

Registration and Poster Placement

9.15 - 9.30 am
Program

Convener and ETS Board Welcome

 
Program

SESSION 1 – SUSTAINABLE TURFGRASS MANAGEMENT

9.30 - 10.00 am
Program

Keynote Speaker

11.00 - 11.30 am
Program

Coffee

1.00 - 2.00 pm
Program

Lunch

Program

SESSION 2 – TURFGRASS NUTRITION AND IRRIGATION

2.00 - 2.30 pm
Program

Keynote Speaker

4.00 - 4.30 pm
Program

Coffee

6.00 pm
Program

Close

7.00 - 8.30 pm
Program

Welcome Cocktail

Day two - Tue June 30

Program

SESSION 3 – TURFGRASS PESTS, DISEASES & WEEDS

9.30 - 10.00 am
Program

Keynote Speaker

11.00 - 11.30 am
Program

Coffee

Program

SESSION 4 – TURFGRASS BREEDING

1.00 - 2.00 pm
Program

Lunch

Program

SESSION 5 – TURFGRASS TECHNOLOGY

2.00 - 2.30 pm
Program

Keynote Speaker

4.00 - 4.30 pm
Program

Coffee

Program

SESSION 6 – AMENITY & LANDSCAPE

4.00 - 4.30 pm
Program

Keynote Speaker

6.00 pm
Program

Close

6.30 - 7.30 pm
Program

ETS General Assembly

8.30 pm
Program

Conference Dinner

Day Four - Wed July 1

Program

Coming Soon

Registration

Are you a current (2019) member of:






  Registration before May 1th Registration after May 1th Participants Social Dinner
ETS / ETP / TPI Member visitors 550€ 650€
Students 190€ 290€
Other visitors 650€ 750€

Social dinner: 60€ (80€ after 30th June)

If your farm or company is a member of ETS/ETP/TPI, then all the people registered with that affiliation will pay the Member visitor's fee (including spouses and accompanying persons).

Full registration includes:

  • Access to conference
  • Access to technical tour
  • Coffee breaks
  • Buffet lunches
  • Bus transportation
  • Lunch during the technical tour
  • Conference bag (bag, notepad, pen, etc.)

For all ETS memberships, please visit: https://www.turfgrasssociety.eu/become-a-member/

Registration deadline: May 31st 2020


Accomodation

The Hotel venues of the 2020 ETS Conference will be:

Holiday Inn Amsterdam (Venue of the Conference)
De Boelelaan 2 – 1083 HJ Amsterdam – The Netherlands
P: +31 (0) 23 566 2881
F: +31(0) 23 565 0521
E: meeting@amsnt.holidayinn.com

Agreed room prices for the ETS Conference

Standard one double Bed 28-29-30 June Special ETS rate (single room): 179 €

Executive One King Bed 28-29-30 June Special ETS rate (single room): 209 €

Room rate is per room, per night. This rate includes breakfast and Wifi

Venues

Holiday Inn Amsterdam: De Boelelaan 2 - 1083 HJ Amsterdam - The Netherlands - Website

Transportations
Area Airports

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (NL): 12 km

Other transportations

Train Station
Amsterdam RAI
Within walking distance! The train station is a 5 minute walk from the hotel. When exiting the station take a right and after 300 meters you will see the hotel on your right hand side.
Estimated distance to the hotel: 0.2 km

Subway
Amsterdam RAI
Within walking distance! The subway station is a 5 minute walk from the hotel. When exiting the station take a right and after 300 meters you will see the hotel on your right hand side.
Estimated distance to the hotel: 0.2 km

Water transportation
The Yellow Cab Watertaxi
Passenger Terminal Amsterdam

Driving directions

From the Airport
Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) : Exit Schiphol Airport and follow the A4 in the direction of Amsterdam. After about 8 km the A4 will turn into the A10 and on the A10 you take exit S109. Stay in the third lane on the left and turn right and immediately left on De Boelelaan. After about 500 meters take a right on the Tommaso Albinonistraat and after 100 meters turn right again. You have reached the hotel.

From the North
From The Hague: Motorway A4, ring road Amsterdam A10 direction RAI, exit S109, traffic light straight then turn left.

From the South
From Utrecht: Motorway A2, ring road Amsterdam A10, exit RAI S109, traffic lights straight then turn right

From the East
From Amersfoort or Hilversum: Motorway A1, ring road Amsterdam A10, Oost direction Den Haag, Exit RAI S109, Traffic lights left then turn right.

From the West
From The Hague: Motorway A4, ring road Amsterdam A10 direction RAI, exit S109, traffic light straight then turn left.

 






Contacts

Dr Claudia de Bertoldi
ETS Secretary
European Turfgrass Society
Via dell’Ambrogiana, 5
57127 Livorno (LI) – Italy
Tel: +39 (0) 586 801179 – email: etsoffice@turfgrasssociety.eu

Dr Stewart Brown
Senior Lecturer – Sportsturf Agronomy
Myerscough College
Preston, Lancashire, PR3 0RY
Tel: +44 (0) 1995 642305 – email: stewart.brown@turfgrasssociety.eu