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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the NASBE Annual Conference will be delivered in a virtual format for 2020. The Board of Directors and the Conference Planning Committee will determine format, exact date and timing, and content soon. The committee will also be examining how to incorporate new member sessions in light of the cancellation of the New Member Institute in June. It is our intention to return to an in-person Annual Conference in October 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona.




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