Upcoming Trainings & Events

Webinar: 2020 Census

January 30, 2020 @ 10am CT/11am ET

With the 2020 Census drawing near, now is the time for anyone interested in promoting participation to learn about several action items they can initiate. This webinar will address the why, what, and how of the Census and present possible activities and connections to encourage participation. Since the Census only occurs once every ten years, it is extremely important for every person in every community be counted.

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2020 Extension Leadership Conference: San Antonio, TX

February 12-13, 2020

The Conference Theme will be: 2020 a Vision for the Future. The conference Capnote Speaker will Dr. Scott Reed who will be the Vice Provost for University Outreach and Engagement Emeritus of Oregon State University Extension. The committee is seeking an additional keynote speaker. We will again have Concurrent Sessions that will have the best of Extension presenting leadership development success stories.

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Public Issues Leadership Development Conference: Arlington, VA

April 5-8, 2020

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National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals Annual Conference: Portsmouth, NH

May 31 - June 3, 2020

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2020 National Health Outreach Conference: Kansas City, MO

May 13-15, 2020

With the theme of “The Grand Challenge: Building a Healthy Future for All,” there will be sessions related to Nutrition, Health, 4-H Youth Development, Workforce Development, Human Development, and many other topics. The call for proposals will go out in mid-December.


International Workshop on Agritourism: Burlington, VT

October 27-29, 2020

Farmers, researchers, agricultural service providers, tourism professionals, and others interested in agritourism are invited to the International Workshop on Agritourism October 27-29 in Burlington, Vermont. Learn about the latest research and best practices, tour farms in the region, and share your experiences with agritourism. Build community among all practicing, studying, and supporting agritourism globally.

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