2015 Regional Administrative Officers Conferences

Friday, October 23, 2015

The Office of Grants and Financial Management (OGFM)  is invited every year to participate in a series of Regional Administrative Officers Conferences hosted by our external stakeholders. In 2015, OGFM, OIT and PARS presented via webinar to the North Central (NC) Regional Conferenceheld October 5–7, 2015, located at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. OGFM, OIT and PARS also presented at the Southern Regional Conference located in Tennessee via webinar on October 16th 2015 and the North East Management Officers (NEMO) Meeting in Washington, DC on October 19th 2015. These meetings includes best practices in higher education as well as unique collaborations, projects, initiatives, and partnerships. USDA-NIFA provided a session to each of the memberships with a NIFA Update regarding NIFA’s capacity/competitive grant programs, Farm Bill/ Budget, policy updates, Grants Modernization implementation, ReePort/POW, Leadership Management Dashboard and other emerging grants management related topics.
These Regional Conference power point presentations are available on the  NIFA training webpage (via http://nifa.usda.gov/grant-training).