Welcome to the Agenda Main Page – Here, you’ll find 2 separate agendas:

Optional Pre-Seminar Workshops and 2-Day Seminar

Optional Pre-Seminar Workshops (Oct. 25)

This year, we are excited to offer numerous optional pre-seminar workshops on Tuesday, October 25:  (Note: The 2-Day Seminar and several workshops are now closed to registration.  Please note the following workshops that are still available.  If interested in the workshops, please email

The following workshops are still available, without the 2-day seminar registration requirement:

  • Human Research Protections Workshop (full day)
  • Intellectual Property: Understanding Requirements and Recipient Rights & Responsibilities -Beginner (half day)
  • Intellectual Property: An In-Depth Look at iEdison (Intermediate to Advanced) (half day)

The following workshops are no longer available for registration:

  • Administrator’s Boot Camp: Getting Started with NIH (half day)
  • eRA Workshop: Grant Application Preparation & Submission (half day)
  • eRA Workshop: eRA Commons Account Administration & Post-Submission Processing (half day)

All of the optional pre-seminar workshops require an additional registration fee.

Optional Pre-Seminar Workshops Agenda

2-Day Seminar (October 26-27)

The 2017 NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration is a 2-day event on Thursday & Friday, October 26-27.  Multiple sessions are offered across 3 tracks for administrators, investigators, and all interests.  When registering, you will not be signing up for specific sessions.  Instead, you are free to move between the tracks and choose on-site.

2-Day Seminar Agenda

The Baltimore agenda is now available, though it is subject to modifications until event time. Check out one of our new sessions for 2017…the Live Mock Study Section Meeting in Breakout 5 on Thursday afternoon!

  • Agenda for the 2-Day Seminar below – Baltimore (PDF  Download) – Revised 9-15-2017