Southern Outlook Conference

The Southern Outlook Conference is an annual event hosted by the Southern Extension Economics Committee and attended by Extension economists, county agents, and industry professionals interested in the market outlook for Southern crops and livestock. In addition to commodity outlooks, experts will be invited to speak on economic topics that impact the South.

2023 Conference

October 2-3, 2023

UT Conference Center
4th Floor, 600 Henley Street, Knoxville TN 37902



$175 if registered by September 9, 2023

$200 if registered after September 9, 2023


Hilton Knoxville
501 W Church Ave , Knoxville, Tennessee 37902

Room block dates are for October 1 and 2 and will be $189/night.

Separate hotel booking links are below for State of Tennessee Employee (State Rate) attendees and Non-State of Tennessee Employee (Non-State Rate) attendees, so please choose the appropriate link.

Reservations can get the group rate for October 3rd. You can contact Adeliana by email ( or phone (865-251-2578). To request the additional night, you’ll need to provide your confirmation number for your existing reservation and mention the group code of SOC23. Adeliana will confirm availability and the rate.