Schedule at a Glance

This is a tentative conference schedule and subject to change.

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 Saturday June 8, 2019
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Registration Desk Open

8:00 a.m. - 4:40 p.m. Leadership Pre-Conference Seminar (6 hrs. TB, 2 hrs. BEH)
                (Additional fee and pre-registration required)

8:00 a.m. - 4:40 p.m. Investment Pre-Conference Seminar (8 hrs. TB)
                (Additional fee and pre-registration required)
 
 Sunday June 9, 2019
7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Golf Tournament
    (Additional fee and pre-registration required)

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Zumba

9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Registration Desk Open

11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open

11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. First-Time Attendee Orientation

1:00 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.
GASB Update (AA)

1:00 p.m. - 2:40 p.m. Focus on Privacy: HIPAA and FIPA Update (TB)

2:40 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Refreshment Break

3:00 p.m. - 4:40 p.m. GASB Hot Topics (AA) 

3:00 p.m. - 4:40 p.m. Secrets to Writing Bid Specs and Reviewing Procurement Bids (TB)

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Association Night Reception

8:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hospitality Suite Open 
 
Monday June 10, 2019
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Registration Desk Open

8:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. Opening General Session (BEH)

9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open

9:40 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Refreshment Break

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. GASB 87: Deep Dive (AA)

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. Introduction and Tools for Financial Modeling (TB)

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. How do you Solve the Hurricane Problem? FEMA Challenges and Issues (TB)

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. IT, Public Records and the Sunshine Law (TB)

11:50 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. FGFOA 2019-2020 Standing Committee Meetings

11:50 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. State Compliance for Local Governments (AA)

1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. Economic Update (TB)

1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.         Employee Engagement: Promoting Teambuilding and Good Working Relationships (BEH)

1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. Managing Banking Relationships and Analyzing Bank Fees (TB)

1:50 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Refreshment Break

2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Long-Range Financial Plans: Preparing for the Future (TB)

2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Robotic Process Automation in the Government Sector (AA)

2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Understanding the Fundamentals of an Investment Program (TB)

2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Internet of Things: Becoming a Smart Municipality (TB)

3:15 p.m. - 3:35 p.m. Refreshment Break

3:35 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. Bond Issuance Focus: Accounting and Best Practice (AA)

3:35 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. Strategic Planning for your Capital Improvement Plans (TB)

3:35 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. Avoiding Gilligan's Island: Navigating the Economic Waters When Investing (TB)

3:35 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. Blockchain and Cryptocurrency (TB)

5:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. Emerging Leaders’ Networking Event

8:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Hospitality Suite Open
 
 Tuesday June 11, 2019
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Registration Desk Open

8:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. Year-End Financial Reporting Considerations (AA)

8:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. We Are All Great Accountants, But Are We Great Communicators? (TB)

8:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. Bonds, Financing and Investment Policies: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (TB)

8:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. Tools for Dashboard Design and Development (TB)

9:40 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.         Refreshment Break

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.     Accounting and Auditing for Estimates (AA)

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.   Outsourcing Services: Things to Consider (TB)

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.  Legislative Update (TB)

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.   How Artificial Intelligence is Changing Accounting and Finance (AA)

11:50 a.m. - 1:10 p.m.     Luncheon and Annual Business Meeting

2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Popular Reporting (AA)

2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Budget Presentations: Addressing Your Residents Directly (TB)

2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. The Grass is Not Always Greener: Coaching Employees (BEH)

2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Debt 101: Best Practices in Debt Management (TB)

2:50 p.m. - 3:10 p.m. Refreshment Break

3:10 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. The Internal Audit Function (AA)

3:10 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.
Special Assessments: Options and Implementation (TB)

3:10 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.
Labor Law and Workforce Changes (TB)

3:10 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. Debt 102: Update on Financing Options (TB)

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Tuesday Night Event

9:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Hospitality Suite Open
 
 Wednesday June 12, 2019
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Registration Desk Open

8:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. Lessons Learned: Control Deficiencies in Small Governments (AA)

8:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. The Cost of Government Services (TB)

8:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. SEC Rules and Regulations (AA)

8:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. Ethics (ETHICS)
                (Additional fee and pre-registration required)

9:40 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Refreshment Break

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. Performance Measures: From Development to Appraisal (TB)

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.
Who Me? Understanding Your Role as a 457 and 401a Plan Fiduciary (TB)

10:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.
Paperless Office: Opportunities and Challenges (TB)