Category: <span>Conferences/Meetings</span>

Drones in Agriculture Spark Creative Communication

Self-styled “DroneSinger” Victor Villegas got star billing at the recent USA Science and Engineering Festival held in Washington, D.C., on April 16-17, 2016. Villegas, Technology and Media Support Coordinator at Oregon State University Extension, is a co-leader of eXtension’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in Agriculture Learning Network, created to share information about the use of […]

eXtension Month in Review – March 2016

Welcome to eXtension’s New Month in Review March 2016 was a big month for eXtension Foundation, the time when the first fruits of our behind-the-scenes planning and development of the NEW eXtension stepped from behind the curtain and introduced itself to our Cooperative Extension System colleagues nationwide. This new e-publication recaps some of our March […] sample

Manage Your NeXC2016 Schedule with a Free Sched Account

eXtension now offers a application for the National eXtension Conference 2016 so attendees and speakers can plan and customize their schedules of Professional Development workshops and events. The conference will be held March 22-25, 2016, in San Antonio, Texas, at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk. Sched allows you to create a customized personal […]

Web-Streamed Sessions From the National eXtension Conference

The National eXtension Conference is known nationwide as the big professional development event for the year that crosses all areas of Extension, but due to budget and time constraints not everyone will be in attendance. If you won’t be in Sacramento, we have some great news! You can still participate virtually during the keynote and […]

Exciting NeXConf/NEDA Networking, Professional Development Ahead

Networking! Valuable professional development! Exciting keynote speakers! Camaraderie abounding!!! Overwhelming fun!!! Less than two weeks remain before we gather in Sacramento for what promises to be an outstanding National eXtension Conference/National Extension Directors and Administrators joint meeting! Hotels are jam-packed. Registration has peaked. Flights are booked! Side trips are researched (Napa Valley, Sutter’s Mill, and […]

Registration NOW Open for NeXConf/NEDA

With outstanding keynote speakers (Dave Gray & Jane Hart) and more than 90 pre-conference and concurrent sessions proposed, it’s time to register for the 2014 National eXtension Conference & National Extension Directors/Administrators joint meeting. Scheduled for March 24-27 in Sacramento, Calif., the meeting promises to bring together outstanding ideas on technology, learning, working differently, and […]

NeXConf/NEDA Call for Proposals DEADLINE: November 15

Share your innovations! How are you working differently? How are you making a difference? What technologies are you finding successful? How are you reaching new audiences? Are you connecting with youth? Are you using eXtension’s tools and applications? How are your clientele responding to your social media efforts? What makes your programming different and successful? […]

REMINDER: eXtension Issues Call for Proposals for NeXC2014

eXtension is once again calling for proposals for its national conference with the theme: Innovating and Networking Our Way to a More Engaged Future. Proposals are due November 15, 2013. The National eXtension Conference will be held jointly with the National Extension Directors and Administrators (NEDA) meeting, March 24-28, 2014 in Sacramento Calif. Share your […]

Jane Hart Named Second Keynote Speaker for NeXC/NEDA2014

Jane Hart, the Founder of the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies (C4LPT) and a Workplace Learning & Collaboration Advisor, will give a keynote address at the NeXC/NEDA2014 joint meeting March 24-28, 2014. Hart has worked with business and education for more than 25 years, providing independent advice on the use of new technologies for […]