NETC Conference | Extension Technology Conference

About the annual NETC Conference

The NETC Conference is an annual event. It is usually held in May or June at a land-grant university, however, the host institution is welcome to choose whatever dates work best. The conference is for people interested in the use and application of information technology in the Cooperative Extension System and/or at a land-grant university.

 Join us in Washington state for the 2021 Conference!

Check out information on the 2020 Virtual Conference 

What does it cost to attend the Conference?
Membership for the National Extension Technology Community is $50. Included in this year’s membership is an invitation to our virtual conference!

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Highlights of the conference include:

  • Keynote Speakers
  • Sponsored Sessions
  • Participant Track Sessions
  • Networking (not necessarily using Ethernet)

The conference started in 1986 and was held in Blacksburg, Virginia. A key organizer of the first conference was Bill Murphy, who passed away in 2001, and has been remembered at many conferences through the NETC Bill Murphy Distinguished Speaker.