Encore | A Series of Annual Meeting iSessions

Every Tuesday* at 2:00 pm ET, November 9 - April 26 

Over the years we have heard how important the annual meeting is to our members, both professionally and personally. We know the value of bringing our community together, and SRAI remains committed to providing the quality research administration education and programming you have come to expect, with the flexibility to design the experience that is right for you.

The Encore Series, launching in November 2021, provides members with access to the hottest, most relevant and highly rated sessions from our annual meeting. Encore registrants will have access to all 26 iSessions, plus the recordings until May 31, 2022. Don’t miss out, register today!

Encore iSession Schedule

  • November 9, 2021 | Storytelling With Data: Data Visualization in Research Administration
    • Speaker: Kimberly Pratt
  • November, 16, 2021 | Effective Fiscal Management of Industry Clinical Trials
    • Speakers: Karen Niemeier, Tigran Garoian, Amanda Ferguson
  • November 23, 2021 | Launching a Research Administration Fellowship: Creating Future Leaders in Research  
    • Speakers: Teri Grieb, Kelly Kennaley, Kaylee Steen
  • November 30, 2021 | How Does Your Institution Develop Research Priorities, Manage Resources, and Evaluate Success: What You Need to Know and Why 
    • Speaker: Jennifer Woodward
  • December 7, 2021 | Facilities & Administrative (F&A) Base Year Preparation
    • Speakers: Kari Kelly, Kevin Edelblute 
  • December 14, 2021 | Research Administration 2040: A Path to the Future
    • Speakers: Keith Graff, Amy Miarecki 
  • December 21, 2021 | Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Planning a Career in Research Administration  
    • Speaker: Katherine Bui, Evan Roberts
  • January 11, 2022 | Maintaining a Compliance Mindset in 2021- Where do I start? 
    • Speakers: Marchon Jackson, Debra Murray 
  • January 18, 2022 | Engaging with Industry: Challenges, Best Practices, and Lessons Learned
    • Speakers: Lauren Wilson, Collin Rich, Thomas Burns 
  • January 25, 2022 | Development of NIH Multiple Component Applications  
    • Speakers: Andrew Mobley, Paola Mork 
  • February 1, 2022 | First Time as a Supervisor – “Do not throw away your shot.”
    • Speaker: Gloria Greene 
  • February 8, 2022 | Peripheral Research Agreements: Material Transfers, Data Transfers, and Nondisclosure Agreements
    • Speakers: Kate Lewis, Sara Price 
  • February 15, 2022 | Leading in the 21st Century: Engagement and Inclusion
    • Speakers: Debbie Schaller-Demers, Terry Campbell 
  • February 22, 2022 | Building Trust: Working with Single IRB Requirements and Researchers at Other Institutions
    • Speakers: Mariette Marsh, Jeremy Goldbach, Ann Johnson 
  • March 1, 2022 | First Steps to Proposal Success: Understanding The Agency Review Process
    • Speaker: Marjorie Piechowski
  • March 8, 2022 | SBIR/STTR: The Big Picture of Small Business Research
    • Speaker: Timothy Gehret 
  • March 15, 2022 | Catch It if You Can! Monitoring to Catch Expenses before the Auditors 
    • Speakers: Roseann Luongo, Christyne Anderson
  • March 22, 2022 | Strategic Asset Management of Real Property, and Moveable Equipment for Financial Reporting Purposes   
    • Speaker: Kevin McHugh
  • March 29, 2022 | No Therapy Needed: Managing Conflicts and Mitigating Risk
    • Speaker: Amanda Ferguson
  • April 5, 2022 | Effort Reporting: Financial Tools and Tips to Reduce the Administration Burden
    • Speakers: Mary Catherine (MC) Gaisbauer, Ellyn McCaffrey 
  • April 12, 2022 | The Voyager's Guide to the Contracting Universe 
    • Speakers: Susan Wyatt Sedwick, Marianne Woods, Mark Featherston 
  • April 19, 2022 | Budgets 101: Creating Federal Grants Budgets
    • Speaker: Carly Pigg 
  • April 26, 2022 | Subrecipient Monitoring - The Basics
    • Speakers: Regnier Jurado, Donna Kiley


Live iSessions

Every Tuesday*, join us live for a new iSession. Learn from peer experts and interact with other participants in a live, one-hour iSession without leaving your seat.

iSessions are part of the Encore Series, but can also be purchased individually.


On-Demand iSessions

Learn what you want, when you want through On-Demand iSessions. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.

On-Demand iSessions are part of the Encore Series registration, but can also be purchased individually. Individual On-Demand iSessions are available for 30-days from the date of purchase.


* Tuesday, December 28 and Tuesday, January 4 will not host any Live iSessions due to the holidays.