National Conference of Private Forest Landowners

Join Us at the 2024 National Conference

Broomfield, CO | June 25-27, 2024

We’re Looking Forward to Catching Up in Colorado

Join us in Colorado for the largest conference focused on private forest landowners in the U.S. From Oregon to Maine, you will connect with landowners with the same ideals working to keep forests as forests while remaining economically viable.

The National Conference of Private Forest Landowners is a prestigious event that brings together private forest landowners, industry leaders, and consulting foresters from across the country to discuss issues related to private forestland management. This conference serves as a platform for insightful discussions, knowledge sharing, and networking opportunities that are pivotal for shaping the future of the private forest sector.

Date: June 25-27
Location: Omni Interlocken Hotel, Broomfield, Co
Registration Costs: Early Bird for FLA members (until May 17): $800; after May 17: $850; Nonmembers: $900
Family Forest Business Transition Seminar
(June 24th): $200.

Want to Sponsor the Conference?

Become a 2024 National Conference Sponsor! You’ll benefit from:

  1. Prominent Brand Exposure: Your organization will be prominently featured in conference materials, including the official program, posters, and promotional materials, ensuring maximum visibility among attendees.
  2. Exclusive Networking Opportunities: Enjoy access to networking events, allowing you to connect with key stakeholders, industry experts, and potential collaborators.
  3. Thought Leadership Recognition: Showcase your organization’s expertise by participating in panel discussions, workshops, or presenting a keynote address, positioning your brand as a thought leader in the private forest sector. (available with certain sponsorship levels)
  4. Digital Visibility: Benefit from extensive digital exposure through our conference website, social media channels, and email communications to our membership.
  5. Customized Sponsorship Packages: We offer several levels of sponsorship to cater to your specific marketing objectives and budget constraints, ensuring a mutually beneficial partnership.

Preliminary Agenda

Monday, June 24

  • Foundation Golf Fundraiser (1:00 pm – 4:30 pm)
  • Family Forest Business Transition Seminar (1:00 – 4:30) limited to 25

Tuesday, June 25

  • FLA Board Meeting (9 am)
  • Board Lunch (noon) Board of Directors only
  • Opening Conference Session (2 pm)
  • President’s Reception (6 pm)

Wednesday, June 26

  • Attendee Breakfast (7:30 am)
  • All day sessions (8:30 am – 5:00 pm)
  • Awards Lunch (12:00 pm – 1:30 pm)
  • Final Dinner (6:00 pm – 10:00 pm)

Who Should Attend?

  • Family Forest Landowners
  • Land Management Companies
  • Entities Who Have an Interest in Healthy and Sustainable Forests
  • Corporate Sustainability Managers
  • Government Agencies
  • NGOs
  • Forest Consultants
  • Trusts/Wealth Investment Management – Forest/Timber Depts
  • Timber Investment Management Organizations: TIMOs
  • Real Estate Investment Trusts: REITs

What to Expect

Thought-provoking sessions on issues such as:

  • Owning Your Forest
  • Managing Your Forest
  • Where to Invest
  • Ecosystem Services
  • Passing to the next generation

The conference provides a unique networking opportunity for you and your organization to discuss the most current issues with private forest landowners. Landowners from Oregon to Maine may grow different species but often face the same issues when it comes to managing their forests.

Network with landowners that: 

  • Are diverse in age and experience
  • Own or manage anywhere from 50 to more than 1 million acres
  • Are multi-generational forest landowners
  • Take pride in the land they manage