Teach for GCSAA

GCSAA 2024 Conference and Show

Are you a leading expert with the applicable, cutting-edge research superintendents crave?

Are you a superintendent, assistant, or equipment manager who had a lightbulb moment improving results at your course or in your career?

Find out how you can teach in GCSAA's industry-leading education program at the GCSAA Education Conference and Trade Show.

GCSAA is looking for content with practical takeaways from educators, superintendents, assistant superintendents, equipment managers and other industry leaders.

GCSAA accepts proposals of many shapes and sizes to ensure the annual education conference is packed with engaging offerings. Formats for the education conference in Phoenix include seminars, sessions, workshops and panels ranging from 5-minute Lightning Round Learning talks to half-day seminars to interactive facility tours.

GCSAA also invites proposals suited for the annual Virtual Education Event, webinars, and GCM Magazine.

Varying topics are welcome and considered for the program, with special consideration given to the desired topics supporting the GCSAA competencies for:


  • Agronomy
    • Disease Management
    • New and Emerging Pest Threats
    • Weed Science
  • Labor Solutions
  • Individual and Workplace Wellness

Assistant Superintendents

  • Crew Management
  • Cutting Unit Setup 101

Equipment Managers

  • Hydraulics Systems
  • Engine Technology
  • Electrical Systems

Proposals for 2024 will be reviewed by GCSAA task groups and notification of selections will occur in the summer.

Initial review of submissions begins on March 31, 2023.

Submit Proposal

Questions? Email teach@gcsaa.org.

Other opportunities

GCSAA hosts 90-minute live webinars created specifically for the golf course industry. Do you have a management challenge or is there a current issue in your region that would make an interesting topic for an upcoming event? If you happen to know an expert who can speak on the topic, we’d like to know that, too.

For more information about webinars, contact Lisa Wick, senior manager, e-learning programs.

Email teach@gcsaa.org to find out more.