Reminder - NABE 2017 Midyear Meeting Call for Program Proposals
The NABE Program Committee will gather September 9-10 in Chicago to begin the planning process for the NABE 2017 Midyear Meeting. This year’s meeting is scheduled for January 31-February 2, in Miami, FL. NABE member feedback is important, especially when it comes to the selection of programming at meetings. This is a reminder to submit your topics and program suggestions for the Midyear Meeting. To submit a proposal, follow this link. Please submit all suggestions no later than Friday, September 2 at 5:00 pm CST. Any submission not utilized for the NABE 2017 Midyear Meeting will be added to the committee’s topics list for future consideration.

NABE 75th Anniversary Video, Speech, Photos Now Available
NABE 75th, the movie. After a world premiere at the NABE Annual Meeting in San Francisco, Rick DeBruhl’s (AZBAR) video celebrating the 75th Anniversary is in theaters everywhere, and at You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll learn who Emma Dillon was.

NABE 75th, the speech. Tim Eigo (AZBAR again), NABE’s premier speechifier, spoke words at the Annual Meeting that deserve to be heard – or at least read – by every NABE member. Tim has made a lot of great presentations for NABE, but none better than this. Read it at

NABE 75th, the partay! NABE’s anniversary party at Press Club in San Francisco was ably documented by Steven Gregory. His photos are at Photos are free, but you can buy print versions on Steven’s site. “The printing cost is simply that set by the printing service [SmugMug] – I do not apply surcharges,” he says. If you’re publishing the photos, credit

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