October 16, 2024

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The NEXT “Non-Exempt Employees Excelling Together” Conference is an exciting learning opportunity presented by UT System Administration HR, Employee & Organizational Development. NEXT is designed to meet the specific needs of non-exempt staff on all campuses. This conference is an investment in the growth and development of non-exempt staff who serve and support our campuses. NEXT will provide opportunities for rigorous learning, professional community building, and connection to the BE ONE UT values.

Non-exempt employees from across the state are welcome to register for this conference to be held in Knoxville, TN. The event will include small-group sessions, networking opportunities, and large-group sessions. We appreciate your dedication to your professional development and growth, and we look forward to experiencing this event with you all!


Price: $125

The Career Development Fund (CDF) provides the opportunity for non-exempt employees to participate in job- and career-related development activities. The fund will provide up to $150 per recipient during each fiscal year. Apply at least 3 weeks prior to the conference.

See CDF applications and guidelines by clicking here

NEXT Conference Cancellation Guidelines

Location: UT Conference Center – 600 Henley St. Knoxville, TN 37902

Parking: Parking validations will be provided for the Locust St. Garage – 540 Locust St. Knoxville, TN

Contact: Please send any questions or inquires to Sarah Crichton, sarrcric@tennessee.edu.

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