NETC Connects Cooperative Extension IT Professionals

The National Extension Technology Community (NETC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to extending professional development, education, and networking opportunities to Cooperative Extension employees.

Are you an Extension IT or technology professional?

Introducing the NETC Members Team

All active members are invited to join a private NETC Members Team using the Microsoft Teams platform. The Team will facilitate member-to-member conversations, announcements, and members-only resources like Monthly Gathering recordings.

We have a few tips for getting started, and if you have any questions just drop us a line at

We’re excited to take this step – it’s been a long time coming. We hope that you’ll join us!

NETC Conferences

The NETC Conference is an annual event intended for Cooperative Extension IT and digital media professionals.

Passionate about IT and digital media in Cooperative Extension? This conference is for you!

Member Recognition Program

NETC members are invited to suggest recognition for our NETC peers or themselves.

Recognitions may be submitted throughout the year and will be shared via the NETC Monthly Gatherings, the NETC website, and the NETC annual conference, and via social media like Facebook and Twitter.

Recognitions may include (but not limited to) milestones such as:

  • Promotions
  • Milestone work anniversaries
  • Special awards received
  • Retirements
  • Passing/Remembrances

NETC Gatherings

NETC Gatherings Logo Second Tuesday Every month Noon CST

NETC Gatherings are technical and professional development training opportunities held on the second Tuesday of every month at noon Central. Join us for a great time learning about cutting-edge topics.