Region IV Connect Meeting | Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Connect (& MORE): GWA @ 2019 Tropical Plant International Expo
Tuesday, January 15 - Friday, January 18, 2019
Meet new friends and reconnect with old ones, as GWA members and non-members alike gather for TPIE 2019. As a GWA member, you will receive complimentary admission to TPIE Road Shows and the expo, VIP seating at TPIE's Opening Session, VIP tour of the show and access to education sessions. A GWA Connect Meeting and networking will take place Wednesday, January 16 (time & location TBD). Registration for TPIE is FREE. For registration, please use the promo code "GWAT1"
Tuesday, January 15
Start with a complimentary full day pass to TPIE Road Shows, exploring residential landscape designs and tropical gardens. Indulge in the world of Florida’s expert designers as the tour features creative ways to use an amazing tropical plant palette to create landscape masterpieces.
Wednesday, January 16
Day two will offer complimentary admission to the tradeshow, Garden Writers VIP seating at TPIE’s Opening Session, a VIP tour of the show (typically given by the show chairman) and access to additional education sessions during the show. Garden Writers are also invited to complete the day at the TPIE Opening Day Reception.
Deadline to RSVP for the tour is December 29, 2018
Registration Promo Code: GWAT1
The Tropical Plant Industry Exhibition (TPIE) is THE trade event showcasing the latest trends in foliage, floral and tropicals in warm and inviting South Florida. TPIE's trade show is more than an exhibit area - it's 200,000 square feet of living and vibrant plants creating a virtual indoor garden of showstopping displays. TPIE is the smart way to start your 2019 business year. Spend three days in Ft. Lauderdale and return home with a year's worth of inspired ideas and profitable connections. With 400 exhibiting companies in just over 800 booth spaces, TPIE offers wholesale buyers the widest array of resources for foliage and tropical plants in the country. Connect with vendors in person and touch and feel their plants and products. Additional educational opportunities are available through free demonstrations held each day at TPIE, generally on the hour, as well as a line-up of sessions specific to interiorscape professionals and business managers.