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National Extension Energy Summit + National Sustainability Summit (NEES + NSS 2021)

October 4, 2021 @ 8:00 am October 6, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Information obtained through the Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development

Hosted by Penn State Extension, the joint conference will be held October 4-6, 2021, at The Penn Stater Hotel on the campus of Penn State University.

More about the event:

NEES + NSS 2021 will bring leading energy and sustainability educators and practitioners together to showcase land grant university Extension and research program successes, share challenges, and identify opportunities to strengthen our collective impacts. The conference is a joint effort of the National Extension Energy Initiative (NEEI), National Network for Sustainable Living Education (NNSLE), and National Extension Climate Initiative (NECI).

The focus of the joint conference is Extension and research strategies to strengthen our community of practice and collaborations, and to share our experiences as sustainability and energy educators. A diversity of disciplines and perspectives will offer conference attendees the opportunity to showcase their work on a national stage, discuss critical issues in the field, and expand and enhance their professional networks.  Extension professionals from all national associations will benefit from the cross-disciplinary and process-oriented structure of the conference.

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Contact Kristen Devlin for more information — 

[email protected]

(she/her/hers)
Communications Specialist
Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development
Penn State University