APLU 2019 Annual Meeting – San Diego, CA – November 10-12, 2019

APLU 2019 - San Diego, California - November 10-12

Register today for the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) 2019 Annual Meeting on November 10-12, in San Diego, CA!  The APLU Annual Meeting is the premier gathering of senior leaders from public research universities, land-grant institutions, and state university systems. The meeting brings together a diverse array of public university presidents, chancellors, provosts, vice presidents, deans, and other senior leaders who learn from and share with one another.

In Service is the theme of the 2019 APLU Annual Meeting. The meeting sessions will examine how public research universities can better serve their students, communities, and country at a time when their work is more essential than ever. The meeting also will mark the 100th anniversary of Veterans’ Day and include a celebration of the veterans who have left an indelible mark on the institutions where they study and work. In addition, this year marks the 25th anniversary of the 1994 Morrill Act and certain sessions will honor the contributions of 1994 land-grant institutions.

The meeting offers a great balance of informative and interactive sessions and networking time with fellow public university leaders.

The registration fee is $660 if you are registered by October 12, 2019. The registration fee goes to $710 if registered by November 9, 2019.

Conference Hotel Reservations:
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
1 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101

WRAOM 2019 Meeting – San Diego, CA – October 14-16, 2019

The University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources is pleased to host the WRAOM 2019 in San Diego, California.

The Western Region Administrative Officers Meeting (WRAOM) is a conference for administrative leaders in higher education to share and receive insights across administrative disciplines and higher education institutions as well as connect and network with other administrative leaders.

  • Meeting Website
  • Registration – Fees will increase October 1
  • Meeting Hotel:
    Humphrey’s Half Moon Bay Inn and Suites – Shelter Island
    San Diego, California

2019 Joint ESS/CES-NEDA Meeting – September 23-26, 2019

Land-grant University Experiment Station (ESS) and Cooperative Extension Section (CES-NEDA) members and their mutual partners will meet in Nashville, Tennessee, September 23-26, 2019 at the Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University, for shared learning experiences and to explore LEADING THE FUTURE: CHANGES, OPPORTUNITIES, AND RELATIONSHIPS.

The early registration deadline for this meeting is September 3, the day after Labor Day! To avoid increased fees to attend, please register at http://www.cvent.com/d/66qy1n. Early registration is $650. Starting September 4 the cost is $700. Onsite registration beginning September 23 is $775.

Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University2555 West End AveNashville, Tennessee 37203

Phone: 615-321-1300

Click here for the hotel reservation link

Hotel Room Rate: $225/night plus tax and fees

Reservation Deadline: September 2, 2019

Nashville International Airport (BNA) is about 10 miles to the hotel, Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University, 2555 West End Avenue, Nashville, Tennessee 37203. Taxi fare to and from airport is estimated at $30. Uber and Lyft are available. Click herefor the map to the hotel.

Making Sense of the Alphabet Soup

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