Immediate past-president Ed Buice shared this statement and article: “Please join with me in sending heartfelt condolences to Baltimore PD PIO T.J. Smith, one of our presenters at the Region 3 Mid Year Conference a few months ago, a presenter at the annual conference next month, a good man and friend. His little brother was […]
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NIOA membership is open to anyone actively employed by any local, county, state or federal government agency, or any public safety or emergency services organization, whose primary responsibilities include managing or disseminating public information.
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2017 NIOA Conference
The NIOA annual conference will be held August 27-30, 2017 at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort in Clearwater Beach, Florida. Visit the Conference Page for FULL DETAILS!
IMPORTANT: You are not registered until you receive a confirmation email from NIOA. Do NOT plan your travel until you have received this confirmation. Planning travel without confirmation will not guarantee you a seat.
Please Note: The Sheraton Sand Key Hotel is now sold out. Please visit the conference page to consider other lodging options.
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If you have not registered for the NIOA conference, June 30 is the last day to register at the member rate of $520.00. To be eligible, your membership dues and your conference registration form must be received by June 30. After that date the conference registration fee goes up an additional $100. Please email registration […]