Research Day 2019

Research Day 2019

When:  Wednesday, June 26th, 2019

Where:  Guelph Turfgrass Institute

A partial educational day experience which combines an understanding of turfgrass research, informative demonstrations, a tour of the GTI research trials (old and new!) and BBQ lunch. Learn current sports turf research and share what research you'd like to see. Also come see the new Guelph Turfgrass Institute!



  • 9:00-9:30      Refreshments and Welcome
  • 9:30-11:00    Tour GTI research trials - witness products being tested along with sportsfield infrastructure sustainability project and see a goal mouth repair
  • 11:00-12:15   Rotating demonstration stations
  • 12:15-1:15      BBQ lunch while we connect with tailgaters
  • 1:15-2:15        Tour of new GTI

Who Should Attend?




Facility Lead Hands


Parks & Facilities Managers/Supervisors

Commercial Sports Turf Suppliers



Attendees (non-commercial/supplier/exhibitor)

$36 per person + tax


Commercial / Supplier / Exhibitor:      FLYER

Tailgate Exhibitor (located in BBQ lunch area): = $150

• 1 registration for full event

• Outdoor approx. 10’ x 10’ space – simply unload and set up your own tables, chairs and equipment to display your products and/or services

• Opportunities to meet with attendees

• Logo in Sports Turf Manager magazine post-event


Equipment / Product Demonstrator (located on fields):  = $300

• 2 registrations for full event

• Company logo in event materials, on STC/GTI websites and throughout event

• Opportunities to meet with attendees & on-field demonstrating your product/service

• Logo in Sports Turf Manager magazine post-event


Registration Form

Online Registration