NIFA Listens: Atlanta Listening SessionAs part of the NIFA Listens initiative, stakeholders from any group or individual interested in agricultural research, extension, and education are invited to provide input to help ensure the strategic positioning and relevancy of NIFA’s investments in advancing agriculture. There will be four listening sessions across the United States, as well as an opportunity to provide written comments.
Individuals wishing to attend in-person listening sessions must complete the RSVP in the input form no later than Thursday, October 19, 2017. If you are making a five minute oral presentation, you must submit a short 250 word abstract describing your topic. Up to 80 participants can register to speak in person at each listening session.
Location: Atlanta Marriott Marquis
Parking: 0-2 hours- $20; 2-3 hours- $25; 3-6 hours- $30; 6-24 hours- $45
Livestream: https://live.hosted.events/usda/ (Note: The listening sessions will be livestreamed, but oral presentations will be limited to in-person participants.)
Start Date:Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 8:30am
End Date:Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
Location:Atlanta Marriott Marquis, 265 Peachtree Center Ave., Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.