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2014 ISAF Winter Meeting: April 22-23
Morgan-Monroe State Forest, Martinsville, Indiana Training Center

It's an Ever-changing World Out There -
New Technology, Changing Markets, and New Challenges
Tuesday, April 22
9:00-11:00 Executive Committee Meeting
12:30 Registration
1:00 Greeting and Housekeeping
1:15 Using SilviaTerra PlotHound™ : Simple Field Cruising on Your Mobile Device
Samad Jawaid, Lead Software Engineer, SilviaTerra
2:00 SilviaTerra PlotHound™Demonstration and SilviaTerra: Plot Reduce™, Cut Cruising Time in Half
Samad Jawaid
2:45 Break
3:00 Forest Metrix Forest Inventory
Donn Downey, Forest Metrix
4:15 Indiana's Chain-of-Custody Certification
Jeff Settle, Forest Resource Information
5:00 Adjourn
5:15 Dinner
6:30 Business Meeting
Wednesday, April 23
7:00 Breakfast
8:30 Hardwood Markets Report
Mike Seidl, Hardwoods Economic Development, Indiana Department of Agriculture
9:00 Will Endangered Bats Make Loggers an Endangered Species in Indiana
Scott Haulton, Indiana Division of Forestry
9:45 Thousand Cankers Disease in Walnut
Matt Ginzel, Professor, Purdue University
10:30 Break
10:45 Transitions in Technology - The Next Generation
Terry Porter, President, ForesTech Resource Solutions
11:45 Lunch
12:30 Travel to Martinsville
Crone Lumber Company tour - a chain of custody certified company
3:30 Return

Meeting Location: The meeting is at the Morgan-Monroe State Forest Training Center located off Forest Road in the Fire Headquarters Complex, 6220 Forest Road, Martinsville, IN 46151.

Lodging: A block of rooms have been reserved at the Holiday Inn Express for Indiana SAF. Reservations can be made at the phone number 800.465.4329.

Registration: Registration for both days is $85.00 for SAF members and $99.00 for non-SAF members. This includes dinner on Day 1, breakfast and lunch on Day 2, and transportation. Registration must be made by April 11.

Information: For more information contact John Friedrich () at 317.232.4118.