The Canadian Golf Course Management Conference, hosted by the Canadian Golf Superintendents Association and Quebec Golf Superintendents Association will feature over 15 hours of education, including turf. human resource, communication and leadership management,
Topics and presenters at the conference, Feb. 26-March 1 in Quebec City, include:
Technology Guide to Agronomics, Bill Kreuser, Ph.D.
Communicate Like a Pro and Save Time, Bruce Mayhew.
Managing Organic Matter, Roch Guassoin, Ph.D.
Tuning Up the Tees on Your Golf Course and Driving Range, Aaron Patton, Ph.D.
Difficult Conversations, Bruce Mayhew.
Getting the Right People for the Right Job – People Analytics, Jodie Cunningham.
Renovation for Tournament Success – A Collaboration Between Architect and Superintendent, Eric Ruhs and Micheal Hurdzan, Ph.D.
Stories from the Greens and Traits for Longevity in the Business, Michael Hurdzan, Ph.D.
Lessons from the Trenches of Project Management, Paul Robertson, Steve Rabideau and others.
Giving Effective Feedback, Jodie Cunningham.
Workshops will include the following:
Understanding and Managing Organic Matter Accumulation in Cool-Season Greens, Roch Guassoin, Ph.D.
Soil Testing and Factors Affecting Growth Rate and Fertility, Bill Kreuser, Ph.D.
Decision Maker: Stepping into a Leadership Role (directed to Assistant Superintendents), Aaron Patton, Ph.D. and Ryan Cummings.
Managing Cross Generational Teams, Bruce Mayhew.