The panel discussion is facilitated by leaders of the greatest US companies in the synthetic turf industry and is open to :
MR. RYAN TEETER
CEO at Leading Design & Development Sports
Design, engineering, testing and field inspection
KEY REASONS TO PARTICIPATE
MR. MICHAEL GENTILE
Executive Director at Sports Lab USA
Sports Labs USA has become North America's largest and most trusted recreational surface testing and inspection firm. Sports Labs holds every major sports testing certification and provides testing services for 1,000+ fields per year in North America alone.
MR. BEN LAVERDURE
VP of operations at GTR Turf
With over 15 years of experience and over 300 installations in the USA, Ben has seen '' the good, the bad and the ugly'' in the industry.
Come have lunch with us and join our top industry experts to an AWESOME and open discussion about safety in synthetic turf fields.
There are many concerns to think about, but the question is, what are we willing to do? What is already being done and what can we do to provide the safest synthetic turf field without sacrificing performance and durability.
This is the main event you need to participate. Speak your mind and express your concerns,
Ask questions and more importantly, start your new year with clear answers and solutions.
Engaging the conversation with a healthy exchange of ideas is a step toward to superior, safer and performing synthetic turf fields!
DATE: December 7th, 2017 from 11h00 to 13h00
VENUE: At The Madeira School, 8328 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA 22102, USA
COST: Free, Registration mandatory, Lunch Included, Limited places, free parking available
For more information or assistance, call 540-313-8873
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MR. RONNIE PASCALE
East Regional Vice President at Brock USA
1 in every 5 concussions involves the head hitting the surface.
Reduce risk of injuries by putting performance safety layers under the field
Andre D. Withers
Assistant Head of School at The Madeira School
Mr. Withers will share its experience about the school's 5th generation of synthetic turf field and why they opted in for an environmental friendly infill.
Dr. PHIL STRICKLEN
Director of R&D at Shaw Sports Turf
Dr. Stricklen received an award for his contribution to the development of synthetic turf testing standards
BROWN BAG LUNCH PANEL DISCUSSION
Presented by GTR Turf in collaboration with The Madeira School
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