Chandra Champion, Conference and Events Director at the National WIC Association, shares 5 reasons to attend NWA’s 2022 Nutrition Education & Breastfeeding Promotion Conference and Exhibits.
NWA’s 2022 Nutrition Education & Breastfeeding Promotion Conference and Exhibits will be held in Orlando, Florida, September 6 - 9, 2022 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando. This conference will also have features a virtual component so that attendees from across the nation can join from the comfort of their own home.
Surround yourself with peers who understand the importance and challenges of WIC work. Through the conference platform, you can mix and mingle, form new relationships, and strengthen existing ones. Find camaraderie and uncover new ideas by getting to know fellow WIC worker providers from across the nation.
Each session will be thought-provoking and educational. You’ll hear gain insight from USDA leaders, WIC agencies, researchers, partner organizations, and community members. Use their perspectives to enhance your agency’s work efficiency and goals. Exhibitors will also discuss new products and services for WIC participants.
This conference is a unique learning and career-building opportunity you can’t find anywhere else. Learn about the latest trends and best practices in research and evaluations, technological and program integrity innovations, EBT, and directions for WIC’s future. Equip yourself with the tools, skills, and connections to be successful in your field.
Take this opportunity to step back from day-to-day concerns and focus on how we can center equity, diversity, and inclusion within the WIC program. Empower yourself with knowledge and ideas, then take it back to your program and community!
We are offering a virtual option for this conference, which means some sessions, exhibits, and networking will be available online. The sessions available online will include pre-recorded and live presentations. You can access various sessions, expand your professional skills, and increase your knowledge base – all from the comfort of your own home.
Early bird registration closes July 17 and regular registration closes August 26. To register for the in-person conference, register here. To register for the virtual option, register here. We hope to see you in Orlando!