Palm Springs, CA (PRWEB) December 24, 2005
Over three hundred of the most highly qualified in the arboricultural industry came together for the American Society of Consulting Arborists’ (ASCA) Annual Conference, CONNECTIONS: Converge, Connect, Consult. The event, held December 4-7 at the Renaissance Esmeralda Resort, brought together the most prestigious network of leaders in consulting arboriculture in a relaxed and comfortable setting in order to share and learn the latest in arboriculture and consulting.
Ken Six, Vice-President, TreeScapes By Six Inc., joined other industrious attendees from all over the U.S., to pick up new tools and perspectives to better provide diagnostic, appraisal, evaluation, expert witness and other arboricultural consulting services to their clients.
They heard from leading experts with topics such as:
- Searching for the Super Tree, Glynn Percival, Ph.D., Bartlett Lab, UK
- The Perception of Risk, Nelda Matheny, Registered Consulting Arborist (RCA) #243, HortScience, Inc., CA
- The Expert Witness: One Judge’s Perspective, The Honorable Richard T. Fields, Riverside Superior Court, CA
- How to Build a Successful Expert Witness Practice, Jim Mangraviti, Jr. Esq., SEAK, Inc., MA
“The ASCA Annual Conference is one of the examples of how ASCA provides exceptional experiences to its members and industry partners and the essential tools to help make their organizations more successful and clients more satisfied.” said MR. SIX. Many who participated have already responded with positive feedback, praising ASCA leaders, staff, the hotel and the opportunity to share ideas with their peers.
ASCA is a professional society whose members possess a high level of accomplishment in the field of arboricultural consulting and closely related activities. ASCA members are recognized for their demonstrated ability to provide diagnostic, appraisal, evaluation, expert witness and other arboricultural consulting services to their clients.