Registration 2017 E-mail


NETA’s 2017 Spring Conference


Pearls of Wisdom - Celebrating 30 Years

April 19-21, 2017


Conference Location: CenturyLink Center Omaha in downtown Omaha, 455 North 10th Street Omaha, NE 68102


Registration is Now Open. CLICK HERE to Register

 You may download a registration form by clicking here.

Housing Information

Click here to find information regarding NETA Conference hotels. 


Registration costs for this year are:


Early Bird Rate (Before March 17, 2017)
Both days: $139
One day: $114


After March 17, 2017
Both days: $159
One day: $139


If registering a group of 10 or more on the same PO, check or credit card you receive a discount of $10 off each two day conference registration or $5 off each one day registration. A student conference pass ($39) is available for full-time higher education students.


School board members are able to register for the conference complimentary. Please contact NETA's Executive Director at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  for  more information.


Pre-conference Workshops

Pre-conference Workshops will again be offered this year on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. You will be able to register for a pre-conference workshop using the registration link above. The Workshops offered this year include:


9:00 - 4:00 p.m.


Future Ready Schools: A Framework for Transformation

Thomas C. Murray, Future Ready Schools


9:00 - 11:30 a.m.


Art-duino: Project-based Learning Integrating Computer Science, Arts and Technology

Jeff Branson, SparkFun


Dive into Coding with Robotics

Jason Rushing and Susan Prabulos, Lincoln Public Schools


Illustrator and Photoshop CC - Getting Started and Beyond

Linda Dickeson, Lincoln Public Schools


1:00 - 5:00 p.m.


Chromebook Management

Lance Lennon, Eagle Grove Community School District


1:30 - 4:00 p.m.


Adobe InDesign CC - Publishing and Design Basics for Rookies

Linda Dickeson, Lincoln Public Schools


Learn to Code with Scratch!

Susan Prabulos and Jason Rushing, Lincoln Public Schools


6:00 - 8:30 p.m.


Blended Math and Reading in the Elementary Classroom

Jeffrey Bernadt and Jeanette Carlson, Bellevue Public Schools


Break Out of Your Box with Breakout EDU!

Amy Schultz and Kristen Slechta, ESU 9


Firewall Security Best Practices

Ben Mientka, Network Nebraska


JunkBots: Converting Scraps and Recycled Materials into STEM Robots with Arduino

Jeff Branson, SparkFun


For detailed description information for pre-conference workshops click here.


Need help justifying your attendance?

Use this resource to ask an administrator to attend the spring NETA conference!


Onsite Registration hours


Wednesday 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.


Conference Dates: April 19-21, 2017

For those needing NETA Federal ID: #47-0775766


Student Attendance

Full-time college students must submit proof of full-time enrollment at check-in to be eligible for a student rate. High school students must meet the following guidelines in order to attend: students must be directly involved in a presentation. These students must be supervised at all times by an adult and are guests of the conference. Student presenter names must be confirmed to Julie Moore ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) by April 1, 2017 so that student name badges may be printed.


Refund Policy

Conference registration refunds will be made only if notification is made to the registration office listed below by April 1, 2017. A $15 handling fee will be subtracted from the refund.



When your registration is received and processed, you will be sent an email confirmation to the email address provided on the registration. After April 5th a final confirmation will be sent via email with final conference information, reminders and details.


Other Information

Conference Location: CenturyLink Center Omaha in downtown Omaha, 455 North 10th Street Omaha, NE 68102


For additional conference information CLICK HERE



If you have questions regarding the processing of registrations, please contact:
1.800.280.6218 toll free
541.346.3537 direct (M–F, 8am–5pm PT)
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For other non-registration questions, contact our Executive Director, Julie Moore at:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
or by phone at 402.540.1904










Last Updated on Friday, 10 February 2017 11:01

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Registration FAQs

1. How can I get a receipt so that I can be reimbursed?

ANSWER: You will get a receipt along with your badge at the conference.

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