Livermore, CA, July 15, 2016 – In partnership with District 3 of the California Parks and Rec Society, AstroTurf will host a free “Future of Fields” seminar on July 27th in Livermore, CA.  The workshop will focus on emerging trends in synthetic turf design, crumb rubber alternatives, water conservation, and the latest research in athletic field safety. The seminar is open to the public and will be of particular interest to landscape architects, coaches, parks professionals, and athletic directors.

The Future of Fields seminar will present a range of perspectives by featuring experts from across the industry, including representatives from impact-absorbing pad provider Brock and GreenPlay organic infill.  The workshop will consist of a series of presentations, including a case study of the City of Los Angeles Rec and Parks Department, presented by its chief outside consultant for synthetic turf, Joseph DiGeronimo.  Other sessions include Concussions, Player Safety, and Establishing New Baselines; Infill Options and Discussion; and Maximizing the Life of Your Field and Warranty Upkeep.

The seminar is free of charge.  Breakfast and lunch will be served.

FUTURE OF FIELDS DETAILS:

Date:               Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Time:              8:30 AM – 2:30 PM (meals provided)

Location:       

Robert Livermore Community Center

4444 East Ave.

Livermore, CA 94550

RSVP:             Email ddigeronimo@astroturf.com  to reserve your spot.

Download the full program.

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