Irrigation NE! includes additional education sessions at virtual conference

By edited by Sarah Bunyea

The sessions will take place virtually Feb. 22-26.

Irrigation NE!, a virtual conference powered by IrriTech Training, Pocasset, Massachusetts, announced additional educational sessions for the Feb. 22-26, 2021, event. The conference will include more than 40 hours of training sessions, a virtual trade show, networking opportunities and other events.

“We have built two educational pathways for attendees,” says Kurt Thompson, one of IrriTech Training’s managing partners. “The first is a technician builder track that is being offered in English and Spanish and includes seven one-hour sessions each. The second track is a for managers and lead technicians with more advanced topics. We are facilitating seven one-hour roundtable discussions with a variety of topics related to managing your team along with different technical scenarios in the field. Several of our sponsoring partners are also hosting educational sessions.”

Many sessions will qualify for Irrigation Association credit hours, have already been approved by New Jersey and Oregon, and are pending approval in North Carolina.

Irrigation NE! is sponsored by Hunter Industries, ServiceTitan and K-Rain. There are more than two dozen other vendors sponsoring the trade show. The event is also supported by the Irrigation Association of New England and the Irrigation Association of New York.