Farwest Show Announces Keynote Speaker
Transformation consultant and trainer Greg Bell will be the keynote speaker at the 2022 Farwest Show in Portland, Oregon, producers the Oregon Association of Nurseries (OAN) have announced.
“Greg is an electrifying speaker who connects with people and inspires them,” said Heather Cyrus, events and education manager for the OAN. “He will provide unique ideas and lasting perspective that nursery industry professionals can take back to their companies to drive personal, professional and organizational improvement.”
The three-day trade show and conference takes place Wednesday, Aug. 24 through Friday, Aug. 26 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. It will welcome and unify a broad swath of green industry professionals, including nursery and greenhouse growers, lawn and garden center retailers, landscaping professionals and designers, suppliers, service providers, students, researchers and many others.
Bell’s keynote presentation will open the show at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24. He will discuss how individuals and organizations can unleash their potential by adopting a high-performance mindset, and focusing their attention on their core values and the things that matter most.
Following Bell’s keynote presentation, the trade show floor will open from noon–5 p.m. on Wednesday, August 24. It will be open from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25 and 10 a.m.–2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 26. Conference seminars will run all three days starting at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, and the famous Farwest nursery tours will happen Tuesday, Aug. 23.
Registration for the show and conference is live at www.farwestshow.com/register.