Calendar of Events

CFC Washington Conference

June 26-28, 2017
Washington, DC

NCFC’s June Washington Conference gives you and your co-op the chance to interact directly with those federal policy makers whose decisions will shape agricultural and environmental policy in the year to come. It is also a great opportunity for all of us to highlight and promote the importance of farmer co-ops to their producer-owners, rural communities and consumers in the U.S. and around the world. The

Washington Conference also includes NCFC’s Political Advocacy & Leadership Program for Young Cooperators. MORE >>

ACE Institute

July 18-21, 2017
Regis Univeristy, Denver, CO

The Association of Cooperative Educators is gathering for their annual institute. To learn more, visit their website.

CW Annual/Fall Membership Meeting

October 2-3rd, 2017
Washington, DC Area

CW is holding our annual/fall meeting in the Washington DC Area October 2-3rd, sandwiched between the Co-op Festival on the Mall and the IMPACT Conference. Join us for co-op tours, board elections, and more! More info to come.

Impact Conference

October 4-6, 2017
Alexandra, VA

The National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International (NCBA CLUSA) is proud to announce the inaugural Co-op Impact Conference, coming in October 2017. This pivotal cooperative event will, for the first time, bring together a broad spectrum of cooperative sectors to build on and amplify the economic impact co-ops have in the U.S. and internationally.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to collaborate and engage with co-op members, supporters, policymakers and other stakeholders. Impact 2017 will replace the sector-specific conferences NCBA CLUSA has traditionally hosted. MORE >>

Session 2: The Art and Science of Cooperative Development

November 6-9th, 2017
Madison, WI

Join us for Session 2 of The Art and Science of Cooperative Development this November in Madison, WI. We’ll take concepts learned in Session 1 and expand upon them, explore new skills, offer new network opportunities and more. Please check here for more information as the date approached. Registration expected to open late August/early September.