Agenda


 SUNDAY, MARCH 6, 2016


12:00pm – 8:00pm: REGISTRATION

Please pick up your Registration Goody Bag and Badge. A badge is your admission to the conference program, breakfast, lunches, receptions and official after parties.

Don’t forget to sign up for your free blog clinic which is included in your registration.
By appointment only – sign up onsite at the registration desk. You will also have the opportunity to get your website and blog
evaluated at the Blog Clinic…
Learn More

1:00PM – 4:30PM: EXHIBITOR SET-UP

4:30PM – 5:30PM: Welcome Reception for Exhibitors and Sponsors

A special welcome reception for all our Exhibitors and Sponsors hosted by the Esteem Media and the Event Team – our way of saying Thank You!

5:30PM – 7:30PM: OFFICIAL KICKOFF FOR THE 2016 GARDEN BLOGGERS CONFERENCE – WELCOME RECEPTION AT THE GRAND HYATT

All participants are invited and all activities are included in your registration package.

8:00PM: Official Sunday After Party

Location to be announced.


MONDAY, MARCH 7, 2016


7:30AM – 6:00PM: Registration

Please pick up your Registration Goody Bag and Badge. A badge is your admission to the conference program, breakfast, lunches, receptions and official after parties.

Don’t forget to sign up for your free blog clinic which is included in your registration.
By appointment only – sign up onsite at the registration desk. You will also have the opportunity to get your website and blog evaluated at the Blog Clinic…Learn More

7:30AM – 8:30AM: Coffee with Exhibitors and Sponsors

8:30AM – 8:45AM: Welcome and Introductory Remarks

adam_japko-new_266Adam Japko
Founder, Garden Bloggers Conference and
Design Bloggers Conference
CEO, Esteem Media

 Read Adam’s full bio.

8:45AM – 9:45AM:  KEYNOTE ADDRESS 1

9:45AM –10:30AM: Session 1

9:45AM –10:30AM: Session 2

10:30AM –11:00AM: Refreshment Break/Networking with Exhibitors and Sponsors

11:00AM –12:00PM: Session 3

12:00PM –12:45PM: Session 4

12:45PM –2:00PM: Lunch/Networking with Exhibitors and Sponsors

2:00PM –2:15PM: Garden Bloggers Hall of Fame Awards

GBC-HOF-CroppedThe role of the Hall of Fame is to recognize excellence in blogging and new media in the field of garden and landscape design. Each year, a new set of outstanding design blogs will become eligible through an open, online nomination process leading up to the ultimate recognition as Hall of Fame inductee.

2:15PM –3:00PM: Keynote Address 2

3:00PM –3:45PM: Session 5

3:45PM –4:15PM: Refreshment Break/Networking with Exhibitors and Sponsors

4:15PM –5:00PM: Session 6

5:00PM –5:30PM: Session 7

5:30PM –7:30PM: NETWORKING RECEPTION

 8:00pM: OFFICIAL MONDAY AFTER PARTY

Location to be announced.


Tuesday, March 8, 2016


7:30AM – 9:00AM: Coffee with Exhibitors and Sponsors

9:00AM – 9:30AM:  A Special Presentation by Adam Japko

adam_japko-new_266Adam Japko
Founder, Garden Bloggers Conference and
Design Bloggers Conference
CEO, Esteem Media

 Read Adam’s full bio.

9:30AM –10:30AM: Session 8

10:30AM– 10:45AM: Conference Scholarship Awards

The Garden Bloggers Conference Scholarship is awarded to five worthy bloggers, and provides the opportunity to attend the conference to expand your knowledge and networks in the garden and landscape design blogosphere. The scholarship is established to assist serious bloggers that otherwise could not attend and are in the process of building their businesses, reputations, and brands.

10:45AM– 11:30AM: Session 9

11:30AM– 2:30PM: Special Excursion and Lunch

2:30PM: The Garden Bloggers Conference Adjourns


Home Design Digital Marketing Summit


3:00PM: Home Design Digital Marketing Summit Begins

hdmmsGarden Bloggers can attend if they have an All-Access Pass. Learn more about the Home Design Digital Marketing Summit.