Conference Schedule

Click each day below to see what our conference will offer. 

Wednesday, September 18

Virtual Day of Presentations

8:30 am to 3:15 pm

Four tracks in the morning sessions* - Renewable Energy | Natural Resources Economy & Opportunities | Environment | Recreation & Tourism

Student session - "Day in the Life" - Hear from professionals in the field and ask questions about their journey and jobs!

Grant writing workshop 


In-person Event

Social hour at Woodland Farm Brewery 

5:30-7:00 pm

106 Main St, Boonville, NY 13309

Connect with professionals and enjoy delicious appetizers in a relaxed setting!  

Thursday, September 19

Thursday, September 19

Field Trips 

8:30 am to 3:30 pm (lunch is provided)

See details for field trip options here


Conference Reception & Tug Hill Commission Annual Dinner

The Hayloft at Moonshine Farm

6615 Buneo Rd, Port Leyden, NY 13433

5:00-9:00 pm 

This combined event will include a buffet style dinner, awards, opportunities to meet new people, and listen to guest speaker, Katie Petronis, the Deputy Commissioner of Natural Resources for the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation! 

Friday, September 20

Field Trip 

9:00 to 12:00 pm

See details for the field trip here