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NASO Staff Off to Portland

NASO staff is on their way to Portland!

Portland Marks Site of 30th Summit

Officials and officiating leaders have attended Sports Officiating Summits (previously called conventions) for three decades.

Crawford Will Give Keynote Address

NBA referee Joey Crawford will be the keynote speaker for the opening at the 2012 Summit in Portland, Ore.

Javie Will Lead Workshop

Steve Javie will lead a lunch workshop at the 2012 Summit in Portland, Ore.

Powell Featured in Summit Welcome

March 29, 2012 — Retired four-star Gen. Colin Powell is the featured speaker in a very special video welcome as part of the 30th annual NASO Summit’s grand opening this year in Portland, Ore. In the welcome, Powell acknowledges that officiating is a “tough job” with many challenges, especially with ever-scrutinizing technology. But the former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1989–1993) clearly has great admiration for sports officials.

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