Michigan State University is excited to host the 2018 National Extension Research Administrative Officers Conference in Grand Rapids, on April 22-25, 2018.
This year's theme - Great Lakes, Great State: Endless Possibilities - we look forward showcasing all that the Mitten and West Michigan has to offer.
We invite you to peruse the information located within this website. Across the top of each page, you'll find key areas of interest for the conference, including the agenda, keynote speakers, hotel and location information, as well as information regarding conference registration and the planning committee. Once you click into these pages, there are additional links with more detail located on the right-hand side of the page.
NERAOC 2018 will feature tracks on diversity & inclusion, finance / capacity funds, grants, HR / organizational development, minority serving, and program reporting and accountability. In addition, the keynote speakers will inspire and engage you through their presentations . The conference will not only strengthen professional development and information sharing, but also provide ample networking time with colleagues from across the nation. Presenters and participants include USDA / NIFA, 1862 and 1890 Land-Grant Universities and 1994 Tribal Land-Grant Colleges and Universities.
We look forward to seeing you in April!