Welcome to the National Agricultural Communications Symposium (NACS) website!

(Formerly known as the Southern Association of Agricultural Scientists (SAAS) - Agricultural Communications Section) 


The 2019 National Agricultural Communications Symposium (NACS) will take place in Birmingham, Alabama, on February 3-4, 2019. As always, this symposium will take place on site with the Southern Association of Agricultural Scientists (SAAS) from Jan. 31–Feb. 6.

To see an example of how the 2019 NACS will be organized, the 2018 SAAS-Agricultural Communications Section schedule can be found here. The finalized 2019 agenda will be made available soon. 




REGISTRATION*
EARLY REGISTRATION SEPT. 15 THROUGH DEC. 15: 

Please take note of the registration fee structure:
  • Undergraduate and graduate students who are presenting: $40
  • Academic faculty and professionals: $110
  • However, IF you have registrered for a different SAAS section but plan to spend significant time in NACS (eating Sunday morning for breakfast or breaks), your registration is $60 to cover expenses.
  • If you are just attending presentations in NACS and will not be eating the Sunday breakfast or breaks, you are not required to pay the NACS registration fee.

LATE REGISTRATION FROM DEC. 16 TO THE CONFERENCE: 
  • Students: $60
  • Full faculty registration: $150
  • Faculty who are registered in a separate section but who will participate in NACS food events: $100


*Registration Link:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-national-agricultural-communications-symposium-nacs-tickets-47951137142 

 

If you have any questions, please contact NACS Treasurer: 

Dr. Ricky Telg (University of Florida) at rwtelg@ufl.edu or 352-392-2094.


HOTEL AND CONFERENCE LOCATION

For information regarding the lodging, conference facilities, and other SAAS meeting sections, please visit the SAAS website.