2017 Conference Info/Registration


Texas Aquatic Plant Management Society
Annual Conference
November 27-29, 2017


Omni La Mansión del Rio

San Antonio, Texas

Education, Networking, Exhibitors, TDA CEU’s, Food, and Golf.

Who should attend:All TAPMS members and others who are interested in aquatic plant management, biology or ecology, or who are involved in the protection, management and restoration of water and wetland resources, are invited to attend. Whether you work in the public or private sector, as an aquatic weed management professional, water resource manager, researcher, or regulatory official, the 2017 conference will deliver up to date information.

Topics covered: Aquatic plant management tools and techniques, recent technological advances, research results that are relevant to your work, environmental laws and regulations, public outreach initiatives, Business Development, and TAPMS business. All TDA certified aquatic pesticide applicators will receive CEU credits for attending.

Meals included in conference registration: Continental breakfast both days, AM &PM breaks, and banquet dinner. TAPMS currently has rooms blocked at a discounted price of $159/ night for the nights of November 26-30. Government employees receive a reduced rate of $125/ night. Please contact Omni La Mansion del Rio using the information provided below to make your reservations in advance to ensure you receive the accommodations you desire.


Room Reservations:

    Phone: (210) 518-1000

Online: https://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/san-antonio-la-mansion-del-rio/meetings/tapms-2017


Omni La Mansion del Rio



Call for Presentations

You are invited to give a presentation at the 2017 TAPMS Annual Conference. Twenty (20) minute presentations covering all aspects of aquatic resource management: including the biology of aquatic plants, ecology of aquatic habitats, biological and chemical control on aquatic plants, as well as the management and restoration of aquatic and wetland ecosystems are welcome.Presentations should not be used to advertise a specific product, brand, or service- but rather education for attendees.
Further information regarding the conference and registration will follow this If you have any questions regarding the conference announcement at a later date. or would like to inquire about being a presenter, please contact the President-elect and Program Chair Brad Vollmar at brad@texaspondmanagement.com.

4th Annual TAPMS Golf Tournament
At the award winning course:
The Quarry in San Antonio, TX


Monday Nov 27th12:00 Shotgun Start

   Contact emily@sprayco.us to register or team-up or click below.

TAPMS Memberships

Individual 2017 TAPMS Memberships are FREE with paid conference registration, so please do not add memberships to your cart when registering for the conference. Corporate memberships are a way to represent your business at TAPMS, and corporate membership dues are used to support non-event-specific conference services that are vital to the success of the conference such as facility deposits, programs, placards, advertisement, sound system rentals, plagues, office supplies, etc.  – all the little things that make the conference happen. Corporate members will be recognized as conference sponsors.

Conference Registration

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Conference Exhibitors and A la Carte Sponsorships

Exhibitor Booth
Approximately 15’ wide by 3’ deep (45 ft2)
Approximately 3’ x 15’’ front table and up to two chairs Electric power available upon request
Exhibitors must provide their own self-supporting or table-mounted display boards
Exhibitors are permitted to bring their own additional tables or chairs
Conference Special for Exhibitors
Includes 1 booth, 1 conference registration, 1 2017 individual membership, and 1 business card sized advertisement in the newsletter if you purchase by November 1 (save $80)

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