winner's circle

The 2013 Nutrition Assistants'
Multi-State Conference

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The 2013 Nutrition Assistants' Multi-State Conference will be held May 13 - 16, 2013 at the Embassy Suites in Concord, North Carolina. This exciting biannual event offers interactive and engaging professional development to community nutrition educators and supervisors working with the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Educational Program (SNAP-Ed). The theme for the 2013 conference is: The Winners' Circle: Keys to Successful Programming.

Conference Objectives:

The Winners' Circle: Keys to Successful Programming will offer professional development and networking opportunities to participating staff that will enhance their knowledge and skills for program delivery. The objectives of the conference are to:

  • Model teaching and engagement strategies for teaching adults and youth.
  • Expose community nutrition educators to new tools and resources.
  • Provide a platform for idea sharing across state lines.
  • Honor the valuable contribution community nutrition educators provide to nutrition education programming.

Conference at a Glance

For details of each session visit the Agenda page

May 13 Registration 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Welcome Event 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
May 14 Breakfast 6:30 AM - 8:00 AM
  Concurrent Session  8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  BREAK  9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
  Concurrent Session 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
  Get Your Engine in Gear 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
  Concurrent Session 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Opening Luncheon and Keynote 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  Johnson & Wales Workshop 1 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Johnson & Wales Workshop 2 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Programs of Distinction 1  2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
  Programs of Distinction 2 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
  Optional Dinner and a Movie 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  Food Stamped  
     
May 15 Breakfast  6:30 AM - 8:00 AM
  Concurrent Session 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  BREAK 9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
  Concurrent Session 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
  Get Your Engine in Gear  10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
  Concurrent Session 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Boxed Lunch 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Chopped Challenge 1 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
  Gardening 1 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
  BREAK 2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
  Chopped Challenge 2 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM
  Gardening 2 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM
  BREAK 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
  Awards Banquet 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
     
May 16 Breakfast and Checkout  6:30 AM - 9:00 AM
  State Meetings  9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Closing Keynote and Luncheon 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM