NC Government Finance Officers Association (NCGFOA) Spring Conference
March 4-6, 2015
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*Banquet Dinner Tickets for Guests: $30.00 can be purchased as a related item on the above registration.*
This conference focuses on topics of interest to those involved in municipal and county finance. Local government finance officers will have the opportunity to meet with their peers to discuss common problems and seek solutions in the fields of accounting, finance, taxation, employee relations, management, and systems and procedures. In addition, participants will be updated on proposed legislation and learn about the many changes occurring in their profession. The topics for the conference are selected by a planning committee composed of members of all three sponsoring organizations.
Level of Knowledge: Advanced
Experience Level: Advanced. Participants either should be the finance officer of their unit for a senior member of the staff.
**You must be member of the NCGFOA to attend the conference. To become a member, please complete this application form -- http://ncgfoa.com/Data/Sites/1/media/forms/2014-application-for-ncgfoa-membership.pdf -- and submit it to the NC League of Municipalities, c/o NC League of Municipalities 308 West Jones Street, Raleigh, NC 27603. Please complete your membership application and remit your yearly membership fee before registering for the conference. If you are unsure of your membership, please call the NC League of Municipalities, 919.715.4000.
Recommended Continuing Professional Education Credit for C.P.A.'s: 2 ethics CPE hours and 10 regular CPE hours.
North Carolina Government Finance Officers Association
Instructors: The instructors and speakers are experienced finance officers, budget officers, accountants, or attorneys with significant and recent experience in their assigned fields.
Teaching Methods: Lectures, opportunities for questions and answers, and some panel discussions.
The conference will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, 2015, and will conclude at 12:00 pm on Friday, March 6, 2015. Registration will begin at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4.
There are no prerequisites for this conference.
Advance Preparation: None.
The conference and the associated social events will be held at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Center, Research Triangle Park, Durham, NC.
Room Block Information:
A block of rooms is being held at the Sheraton Imperial at the special rate of $101.00. You can reserve your room online by going to NC Government Finance officers Association Spring Conference (Or copy and past the following link into a web browser) https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/NCGFOA2015SpringConference.
You also may reserve your room by phone at 1.800.325.3535 or 919.941.5050. Be sure to request the NC Finance Officers' Association room block in order to get the special rate.
Course participants who cancel their registration on or before February 18, 2015 will receive a full refund. Those who cancel on or before February 25, 2015 will receive a full refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refund will be made for cancellations made after February 25, 2015. All cancellations must be submitted in writing, as outlined in the School's cancellation policy.