42ND ANNUAL NATIONAL NAVAL OFFICERS ASSOCIATION (NNOA) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING CONFERENCE

Date Signed: 6/11/2014
MARADMINS Active Number: 282/14

R 111954Z JUN 14
UNCLASSIFIED//
MARADMIN 282/14
MSGID/GENADMIN/CMC WASHINGTON DC MRA MP/MPE//
SUBJ/42ND ANNUAL NATIONAL NAVAL OFFICERS ASSOCIATION (NNOA) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING CONFERENCE//
POC/J. T. AVERHART/CWO4/CMC (MPE)/-/TEL: COM 703-784-9371/DSN 278-9371//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1. THE NNOA WILL HOST ITS 42ND ANNUAL NATIONAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING CONFERENCE 9 - 11 JUL 14 AT THE MARINE CORPS UNIVERSITY, QUANTICO, VA. NNOA MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES ACTIVE DUTY, RESERVE, AND RETIRED OFFICERS FROM THE NAVY, MARINE CORPS, COAST GUARD, MERCHANT MARINE, NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION, MIDSHIPMEN, CADETS AND CIVILIANS WHOSE GOALS ARE TO ACTIVELY SUPPORT THE SEA SERVICES IN ACHIEVING A DIVERSIFIED WORKFORCE THROUGH RECRUITMENT, RETENTION AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT. THE NNOA CONTRIBUTES TO MAINTAINING OPERATIONAL READINESS BY PROVIDING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT, MENTORING AND SUPPORT OF CULTURAL AWARENESS. NNOA ALSO HAS VOTING REPRESENTATION ON THE NAVY AND MARINE CORPS COUNCIL. THIS YEAR'S CONFERENCE THEME IS "NNOA: "REFOCUSED, COMMITTED AND POISED FOR MISSION SUCCESS."
2.  CMC (MPE) WILL PAY THE REGISTRATION FEE FOR 40 MARINE OFFICERS FROM WITHIN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION. SEND EMAIL REQUESTS FOR CONSIDERATION TO THE CMC (MPE) POC AT JAMES.AVERHART(AT)USMC.MIL BY 2 JUL 14. REQUESTS MUST INCLUDE:  NAME, RANK/GRADE, BILLET, UNIT/DUTY STATION, WORK PHONE NUMBER, AND YEAR OF PREVIOUS NNOA CONFERENCE ATTENDANCE.
3.  THE UNIFORM OF THE DAY FOR THE CONFERENCE WILL BE BLUE DELTA WITH RIBBONS (NO MARKSMANSHIP BADGES). THE UNIFORM FOR THE AWARDS BANQUET WILL BE EVENING DRESS (BLUE-WHITE DRESS "A" FOR CAPTAINS AND BELOW).
4.  THE ANNUAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING CONFERENCE INCLUDES EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS, SEMINARS AND EXHIBITS, WHICH ARE DESIGNED TO ENHANCE THE PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE OF ATTENDEES WHILE INCREASING OVERALL AWARENESS OF ISSUES AFFECTING THE SEA SERVICES.
5.  REGISTRATION: ATTENDEES WILL REGISTER FOR THE ENTIRE CONFERENCE AND WILL BE REIMBURSED THE CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FEE ONLY.
6.  MARINES WILL NOT BE REIMBUSRED FOR ANY TRAVEL EXPENSES. COMMANDS MAY NOT FUND MARINES' TRAVEL. COMMANDERS MAY UTILIZE PTAD OR AUTHORIZED LEAVE FOR MARINES TO ATTEND. MARINES IN A PTAD AND/OR LEAVE STATUS WILL BE REQUIRED TO PAY THEIR OWN TRAVEL EXPENSES WHICH MAY INCLUDE REGISTRATION, TRANSPORTATION, LODGING, AND PER DIEM.
7.  AFTER ACTION REPORTS WILL BE DUE WITHIN FIVE DAYS OF THE CONCLUSION OF THE CONFERENCE.
8.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONCERNING SCHEDULED EVENTS, VISIT THE NNOA WEBSITE AT: WWW.NNOA.ORG OR CONTACT NNOA'S MARINE CORPS REPRESENTATIVE, COL REGINALD HAIRSTON AT REGINALD.L.HAIRSTON.MIL(AT)MAIL.MIL, PHONE NUMBER 703-614-0895.
9.  THIS MARADMIN IS APPLICABLE TO THE MARINE CORPS RESERVE.
10. ELEASE AUTHORIZED BY (SES) MR. M. F. APPLEGATE, DIRECTOR, MANPOWER PLANS AND POLICY DIVISION, MANPOWER AND RESERVE AFFAIRS.//