National ESP Conferences
- September 15 - 20, 2013 Pittsburgh, PA [Galaxy IV]
Galaxy IV was the first joint meeting of all Extension professional associations - we celebrated the sesquicentennial of the Land-Grant (Morrill act) and the centennial of the Smith-Lever act establishing the Cooperative Extension Service.
"From Humble Beginnings to Meeting Future Needs: The Vision Continues"
2012 preliminary program agenda can be viewed at this link, then visit the tabs on the right side of page.
Early bird Registration is $425until July 31. Click here to go to the conference registration page.
Information on the Conference hotel [Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza] is now also available. Check link above first for registration codes and prices.
- October 9-13 2011 - Syracuse, NY Our Legacy and Future: Moving Forward with Courage
Florida's Alpha Delta Chapter was recognized with two Chapter awards at the 2011 National Conference:
- Chapter of Merit - Platinum Award
- Achievement in Chapter Membership - Platinum Award
(Click on thumbnail photos for certificates)!
- Dan Culbert - International Service Award - Southern Region: story in Oct/Nov 2011ESP Connection
- Mary Beth R. Salisbury, Distinguished Service- Alpha Delta Chapter
Dan Culbert lead a concurrent session, "A case study: UF International Extension programs in Costa Rica," and served on the National Global Relations Committee.
Mary Keith also served on the National Scholarship, Grants and Recognition Committee.
- October 12-15 2010 Jackson Hole, WY Climbing to New Heights
ESP Awards Five Floridians at 2010 National Conference! Florida was well represented in the 2010 National ESP Conference - The following Alpha Delta Chapter members were recognized at the October Conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming:
Chapter Distinguished Service Award – Judy Butterfield
Continued Excellence Southern Region - Pam Allen
Mid Career Southern Region - Anita McKinney
Visionary Leadership Southern Region - Dr. Ray Mobley
International Service Southern Region - Ken Rudisill
- September 13-16 2009 Fargo, ND
- September 15-19 2008 Indianapolis, IN