Academic-Federal Dialogue

The National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE) invites you to attend its 2017 Academic-Federal Dialogue on Environmental and Energy Research and Education following the 17th National Conference and Global Forum: Integrating Environment and Health. This exclusive meeting includes a look at the incoming Administration and Congress from inside and outside. The program provides unique opportunities for small group and individual discussions with federal funders on their program priorities and funding opportunities. Participating agencies include NSF, DOE, NASA, NOAA, USDA/NIFA, EPA, US Forest Service, State Department, Federal Highway Administration, and other agencies. The 2017 Academic Federal Dialogue will be after the conclusion of the conference, on January 26, 2017 from 2:00-5:00pm ET in the Hyatt Regency Crystal City.

Registration and Pricing

The Dialogue is open to all attendees of the National Conference and Global Forum and other interested members of the academic and scientific communities.

University and Community College (Tier 2 and 3 only) Affiliates and CEREL members:
Two complimentary Dialogue registrations and three discounted registrations ($50 each).

Other Conference attendees can add Dialogue registration to their conference registrations for $100. Dialogue registration can be added to your National Conference registration or can be purchased separately.

Non-members who do not attended the conference can purchase a ticket for $200.

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact Sumedha Rao at