>Joint NNOA and ANSO Professional Development and Training Conference, Portsmouth, VA

>The Coast Guard recently announced that it would participate in the 1st ever joint National Naval Officers Association (NNOA) and Association of Naval Service Officers (ANSO) Professional Development and Annual Training Conference to be held 26-30 July 2010 at the Portsmouth Renaissance Hotel, Portsmouth, VA. The 2010 joint conference theme is “NNOA/ANSO: Passionate Partners in Achieving the Possible – Now and in the Future.”

Commands are strongly encouraged to provide time and funding for this opportunity. Attendance and membership is open to all active, reserve, and retired Coast Guard, Navy, Marine Corps and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Adminstration (NOAA) Officers and civilians GS-9 and above. For more information, read ALCOAST 177/10.