ISA is excited to host its August 2023 ISA Annual International Conference in Albuquerque, NM.
The ISA 2023 Annual International Conference offers a forum for participants to learn and network with others in the arboricultural profession.
This event provides a lineup of keynote speakers and educational breakout sessions led by industry leaders from around the globe,
sharing their thoughts and views about research, practice, and technology.


Home of this Year ISA 2023 Annual Conference: 
Albuquerque Convention Center
401 2nd Street NW
 Albuquerque, NM 8710


Florence Williams is a journalist, author, and podcaster. She is a contributing editor at Outside Magazine and a freelance writer for the New York TimesNew York Times MagazineNational Geographic, The New York Review of Books, and numerous other publications. Her 2017 book, The Nature Fix, was an Audible bestseller and was a top summer read by J.P Morgan. You do not want to miss this featured keynote speaker during the Opening Session on Monday, 14 August 2023, at 10 a.m. in Kiva Auditorium. Click Here to learn more about Florence Williams. 

Let's connect, learn, and network together.

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Full Conference Agenda 


Noteworthy Workshops you cannot afford to miss!

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Explore Albuquerque while earning CEUs

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SCA Field Day 

Join the Society of Commercial Arboriculture for the 2023 Annual Meeting and Field Day! We will be touring the Albuquerque BioPark, led by the lead arborist and the tree care crew. Attendees will network, discuss best business practices, and get a behind-the-scenes look at the BioPark operations and workings.

The event is on Wednesday, August 16, from 12 - 5 PM. We will be going to the Albuquerque BioPark for a guided tour with the certified arborist and tree crew staff and hosting the SCA Annual Meeting. The ticket price is $75 per person. Please email to register today!

Invitation: Participate in ISA Membership Outreach Focus Group

You are invited to participate in a Membership Outreach focus group discussion at the 2023 ISA Annual International Conference!

The ISA Board of Directors regularly connects with ISA Members to collect feedback about the organization that will play a role in future strategic planning. The small group size makes it an ideal environment for informal discussion.

When: 16 August 2023 7 am - 8 am

Where: Navajo Nambe 

Who: ISA Board of Directors and invited ISA Members

To RSVP or for any questions regarding this event, please send  Jennifer Gerndt, Director of Member Services, at

A limited number of spots are available, and participants will be chosen on a first-come, first-served basis.


Trees + Tech Summit at this year's conference. 


Pre-Conference Workshop

Trees + Tech Summits look toward the future and the pioneering technology that will shape it, but with both feet firmly planted in the present. Presenters will showcase how new technology and strategies are helping solve common urban forestry challenges, along with case studies and actionable steps for putting these ideas to work in your community’s

When: Sunday, August 13, 2023
Where: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Athena Beshur
Erik Swan
Heather Wilson
Ian Hanou
Jake Simon
Joe McDonald
Marie Ambusk
Roman Franzia
Rocky Yosek
Sean O’Neill

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Noteworthy Workshops.

We’re only a few months away from the ISA 2023 Annual International Conference on 14-16 August in Albuquerque, New Mexico, US. Be sure to arrive early and stay late for the additional opportunity to earn up to 20+ CEUs. In addition to kicking off the ISA’s Centennial Year this year, we have some exciting pre-and post-conference workshops planned. Attendees who arrive early can explore Albuquerque on one of the available tours. Attend the 2023 International Tree Climbing Competition on 11-13 August to see arborists and tree climbers worldwide compete in a various lenses

Environmental Design - Basic Tree Anatomy Workshop
Presenter: Mark Hartley

Friday, 11 August - Sunday, 13 August 2023
Thursday, 17 August - Saturday, 19 August 2023
Avaliable CEUs: up to 18 

Modern Tree-Safety Evaluation: from VTA and SIA to Allometric Self-Referencing (ASR)

Presenter: Frank Rinn
Thursday, 17 August 8 am-Noon
Thursday, 17 August 1 pm - 5pm
Available CEUs: 4 

Join The Team. Volunteer with us TODAY!



Please complete this form if you are interested in volunteering for the ITCC & Arbor Fair Hyder Park in Albuquerque, NM

 11-13 August 2023.

Volunteer Dates: Wednesday, 9 August - Sunday, 13 August

The deadline to submit the volunteer form is 30 June 2023

Space is limited and may close before 30 June.

Annual Conference Volunteers
Please complete this form if you would like to volunteer at the ISA 2023 Annual Conference. 

Volunteer Dates:
Sunday, 13 August - Wednesday, 16 August.

Volunteers who sign up for and work at least 8 hours at the event will receive a discount for attending the remainder of the conference.
Space is limited and may close before 30 June.

We would love to Partner with You! 

Would you like to exhibit or support this event? Become a sponsor!
For more information, reach out to or
visit the following link:

Annual Conference: Exhibit / Sponsorship Form

ITCC: Exhibit / Sponsorship Form