2018 Advocacy Conference

Mark your calendars for an NSEA Advocacy Conference near you.

These one-day training events will feature learning and sharing sessions on bargaining, organizing and advocacy and the Kearney event will also include dedicated time and content for higher ed members. 

Registration and breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. General Session  starts at 8:30, followed by breakout sessions. An extended lunch time is planned to allow for conversations with your colleagues, NSEA field staff and governance around various issues. Additional breakouts are offered in the afternoon, and the day will conclude around 3 p.m.   

Tentative topics will include:

•    Contracts, data and comp study analysis tools
•    Advocating for members
•    Table tactics and strategy
•    Organizing and communicating with members
•    Opportunities to network and collaborate on bargaining, advocacy, organizing and membership.

If you need hotel accommodations, NSEA has secured a limited block of rooms at a reduced rate near each site. You can make your reservations using the information below; room costs are the responsibilty of each individual and will not be reimbursed.

Hampton Inn and Suites, 301 West Highway 26, Scottsbluff, NE 69361 – DEADLINE HAS PASSED - ROOM BLOCK IS FULL.

Embassy Suites, 12520 Westport Parkway, LaVista, NE 68128 - reserve by September 12.
$109.00, plus tax.
Call 402-331-7400

Fairfield Inn and Suites, 510 Talmadge Street, Kearney, NE 68845 - reserve by October 12.
$93.00, plus tax.
Call 308-236-4200

For questions about lodging, contact Kelsey.Foley@nsea.org; for questions about programming, contact Randy.Gordon@nsea.org.


Please use full local name- no initials.
You'll receive a confirmation email and further details regarding the conference.