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General Session Recordings from 2009 National eXtension Conference

eXtension held an outstanding first National eXtension Conference in St. Louis, MO October 20-23, 2009.  Many sessions were web cast nationwide and recorded for future viewing.  The following is a list of conference GENERAL sessions and the URLs for the recordings.  Simply click on the URL and you will be able to view and hear the sessions:

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Welcome

  • Dan Cotton, Director, eXtension
  • Karen Hinton, Dean and Director
  • University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
  • Chair of the eXtension Governing Committee
  • Public Launch of the Extension Wildfire Information Network (EWIN)

Get There Early: Sensing the Future to Compete in the Present
Bob Johansen, Institute for the Future
http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/p53095789/

Ask an Expert Task Force Results
Kevin Gamble, eXtension Associate Director of Technology
http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/p12261706/

Institutionalization of eXtension Panel
Representatives from each Extension Region
http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/p20232503/

USDA Perspective
Roger N. Beachy, Director of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), United State Department of Agriculture
http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/p39714451/

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Embracing the Chaos (& other scary tales from the social web)
Tara Hunt, Author, The Whuffie Factor Co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer, Citizen Agency
http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/p26037816/

Friday, October 23, 2009

Cultivating Partnerships and Resource Development Panel

  • Michael Ouart, Vice Provost for Extension, University of Missouri Extension, Chair, eXtension Finance Committee
  • James Wade, Executive Director, ECOP, and Director of Extension and Outreach, Association of Public and Land- grant Universities
  • Deborah Sheely, Deputy Administrator, Competitive Programs, National Institute of Food and Agriculture
  • Cathann Kress, Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense Military Community and Family Policy
  • Randel Raub, Director of Research and New Product Development, Purina Mills
  • Michael McGirr, National Program Leader, Sustainable Development, Global Engagement, National Institute of Food and Agriculture

http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/p29888201/

National eXtension Awards

  • Community of Practice Partnership Award
  • Community of Practice Individual Achievement Awards
  • Outstanding Community of Practice
  • eXtension Champion Award

http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/p46899902/

eXtension 2010 and Beyond

  • Expectations for 2010 including key milestones projected to occur
  • Alternate Content Management System options
  • New tools and technologies to be implemented in 2010
  • Metrics task force report and reporting tools
  • Report of Be, Grow, Create status and roll out
  • Scholarship of eXtension
  • New Partnerships

Closing Comments
Keith L. Smith, Director, Ohio State University ExtensionIncoming Chair of the eXtension Governing Committee
http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/p72493462/

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