Events

Friday, April 10, 2015 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Topics:    

Social Media and Your Farmers Market

Health Regulations – how to develop a relationship with the health department

Lunch and Learn mini sessions

Marketing Rules and Regulations

 

There is no charge to attend the boot camp but all attendees must register with: 

Lori Jolly Brown
765.494.1296 or ljollybr@purdue.edu

Registration deadline is April 6, 2015                           

 

Indiana Farm Bureau, 225 S. East St., Indianapolis, IN
Monday, May 4, 2015 - 1:00pm to Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 1:00pm

NCBA CLUSA’s 2015 Annual Conference will focus on advocacy, giving our members and supporters the opportunity to bring their cooperative issues and voices directly to elected officials and policymakers in the nation’s capital. NCBA CLUSA is actively engaged in educating leaders in Congress and the administration on the interests of cooperative business and its positive impact on the U.S. economy. This is a great event for all cooperative sectors and all levels of management to engage with legislators.

Registration Fees

Early-Bird Full Registration Package: Register by April 3
Includes conference materials and admission to all sessions, networking events, and meals.

NCBA CLUSA Member    $375
Nonmember*                    $575
Team Member**               $325

Full Registration Package: Register Between April 4 and May 4
Includes conference materials and admission to all sessions, networking events, and meals.

NCBA CLUSA Member    $475
Nonmember*                    $675
Team Member**               $425

Single-Day Registration
Includes conference materials and admission to sessions, networking events, and meals scheduled on this day.

Monday, May 4                 $125
Tuesday, May 5                $250
Wednesday, May 6           $175

J.W. Marriott Jr. , ASAE Conference Center, 1515 I St. NW
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Replicating Success in Cooperative Development

Moderator: Dennis Johnson, President, Cooperative Housing Resources, LLC., Shoreview, MN.

Hilary Abell, Executive Director, Project Equity, Oakland, CA

Kevin Edberg, Executive Director, Cooperative Development Service, St Paul, MN

 

Better Together:  Hall of Fame Inductees Reflect on their Careers in Cooperatives

Moderator:  Mike Beall, President & CEO, NCBA CLUSA, Washington, DC

Daniel Kelley, Former Board Chair & President, GROWMARK, Inc., Bloomington, IL

Dr. Ann Hoyt, Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, WI

William Nelson, President, CHS Foundation; & Vice President of Corporate Citizenship, CHS Inc. , Inver Grove Heights, MN

Judy Ziewacz, Cooperative Innovator, Madison, WI

National Press Club , 529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 9:00am to Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 9:00pm

What does success look like for your food co-op?

Are you thriving—or just surviving?

Come to CCMA 2015 and be part of a game-changing national conversation that will reshape the future of the food co-op sector. The (re-)evolution starts in Boise in June! 

For registration fees, go the website http://www.ncba.coop/events/ccma-conference.

The Riverside Hotel (A Red Lion Property) , 2900 Chinden Blvd Boise, Idaho 83714
Friday, June 12, 2015 - 8:00am to Monday, June 15, 2015 - 12:00pm
University of Massachusetts , Amherst, Massachusetts
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

The class describes the history, culture and nuances of the cooperative business model.  Each employee will leave this program with a solid understanding of the ownership, equity-patronage and member representation structure of their cooperative. The participant will be able to explain their cooperative’s advantage to members and the general public.

The fees for this program are as follows:  Member $140.00, Non Member $220.00.

Ag Credit , 2500 W. Market St. Tiffin, OH
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

The class describes the history, culture and nuances of the cooperative business model.  Each employee will leave this program with a solid understanding of the ownership, equity-patronage and member representation structure of their cooperative. The participant will be able to explain their cooperative’s advantage to members and the general public.

The fees for this program are as follows:  Member $140.00, Non Member $220.00. 

Farm Credit Mid-America , 1601 UPS Drive Louisville, KY
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

The class describes the history, culture and nuances of the cooperative business model.  Each employee will leave this program with a solid understanding of the ownership, equity-patronage and member representation structure of their cooperative. The participant will be able to explain their cooperative’s advantage to members and the general public.  

The fees for this program are as follows:  Member $140.00, Non Member $220.00. 

1st Farm Credit Services , 2000 Jacobssen Drive Normal, IL
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

The class describes the history, culture and nuances of the cooperative business model.  Each employee will leave this program with a solid understanding of the ownership, equity-patronage and member representation structure of their cooperative. The participant will be able to explain their cooperative’s advantage to members and the general public.

The fees for this program are as follows:  Member $140.00, Non Member $220.00.

Farm Credit Mid-America , 1601 UPS Drive Louisville, KY

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