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Events & Education

SAF Events and Education

Get the Knowledge You Need to Succeed

SAF offers professional development programs that provide the best in industry education, as well as opportunities for networking with your peers to get answers to your most pressing business questions. For more information on SAF meetings and events contact Laura Weaver, 800-336-4743, ext. 221, lweaver@safnow.org.

Mark Your 2015 Calendar for these upcoming SAF Events!


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January 25, 2015
SAF 1 Day Profit Blast


 

February 19-21 2015
SAF Pest & Production Management Conf.

 

March 9-10, 2015
SAF Congressional Action Days

 

June 7-8, 2015
SAF Retail Growth Solutions

 

Sept. 9-12, 2015
SAF Amelia Island 2015
131st Annual Convention


 1-Day Profit Blast

Sunday, January 25, 2015
SAF One-Day Profit Blast

Seattle, Wash.
Conference hotel: DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport

Retail florists and staff get the nitty-gritty to boost their bottom line in an eight-hour program covering topics such as design profitability, customer service and search engine optimization. 


 PPMC

Thursday - Saturday, February 19-21, 2015
SAF Pest & Production Management Conference

Orlando, Fla.
Conference hotel: Rosen Plaza Hotel

Growers, greenhouse and nursery operators, pest control managers and academia discuss the latest in pest management and can earn CEU credits. 


 CAD2015

Monday-Tuesday, March 9-10, 2015
SAF Congressional Action Days

Washington, D.C.
Conference hotel: Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City

Retailers, wholesalers, suppliers and growers tell Capitol Hill about their businesses and the floral industry’s legislative priorities. 


 RGS

Sunday-Monday, June 7-8, 2015
SAF Retail Growth Solutions

Hartford, Conn.
Conference hotel: Hartford Marriott Farmington 

This 36-hour mini-conference for retail florists covers several business topics such as design profitability, customer service and more, and features a Tech Showcase. 


 SAF 15

Wednesday-Saturday, September 9-12, 2015
SAF Amelia Island 2015
131st Annual Convention

Amelia Island, Fla.
Conference hotel: Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island

All segments of the floral industry come together for four days of education, networking, competitions, awards and honors, and to see new floral and tech products.