Please make sure to thank our Platinum and Gold Sponsors, and all of our sponsors, for their generous donations.  Their support allows us to keep conference costs as low as possible, while providing a high quality conference experience in Portland, OR.

Registration is Now Open!

We’re offering lots of choices for the 2017 International Master Gardener Conference including 44 concurrent session classes and 16 tours to choose from; extra events such as the opening reception and 3 movies in a film festival. With this many choices, it can take some time to consider your choices and register.

Register on or before February 28, 2017 Register after February 28, 2017
Master Gardener $330 $380
General Public $380 $430

Registration Rates for the Conference Include:

  • All Keynotes and concurrent session classes
  • Conference Tradeshow
  • Search for Excellence Presentations and General Session
  • Regional Master Gardeners Mixers
  • Lunches and snack breaks on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Note: Tour Registration is managed by America’s Hub World Tours and is a separate process from the conference registration.

Additional/Optional Registration Items:

Register on or before February 28, 2017 Register after February 28, 2017
Accompanying Person or Spouse $30 $40
Opening Reception $26 $31

Accompanying Person or Spouse:  
Includes:  Access to the conference tradeshow, Search for Excellence presentations and general session, and regional Master Gardener mixers
(Does not include lunch, snacks, keynotes or concurrent presentations)

Opening Reception: 
Includes:  Appetizers and live music (Cash Bar)

Film Festival:  $5 per Film Per Person. One film Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings
Includes:  Movie and Light Snacks

Tours:  vary in price and are managed by America’s Hub World Tours
Go here for more information

Steps to Register for the Conference:

  1. Review Conference and Tour Registration Categories and Fees by going to these links:
    Conference Registration Categories and Prices
    Tour Registration Fees (Managed by America’s Hub World Tours)
  2. For your reference – use the IMGC Planning Guide and the 2017 IMGC Schedule at a Glance
  3. Go Online and Register for Tours (if you are interested in participating in tours)
  4. Go Online and Register for the Conference (this process includes registration for the conference, Accompanying Person or Spouse, Opening Reception and Film Festival)

Register for Tours       Register for Conference       Exhibitor Information

Platinum Sponsors

  • Ball Horticultural
  • Oregon Master Gardener Association
  • Clackamas County Master Gardener Association

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Gold Sponsors

  • Marcia and Bob Sherry
  • Sherry Sheng and Spike Wadsworth
  • Timber Press
  • Jackson County Master Gardener Association
  • Multnomah County Master Gardener Association

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