Conference Sessions

Conference Sessions

Conference sessions for the 110th GFOA annual conference are listed below. Slides are available for download on each session page and will be for approximately six months.

Please join us in Denver, Colorado May from 21-24, 2017 for the 111th GFOA annual conference and submit topics you're interested in.

You can also order session recordings if you'd like to listen again or there's something you missed.

69 Sessions

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Monday, May 23, 2016 - 1:30pm to 2:20pm
Room: 
Constitution 106 N
Moderator/Speaker
Finance Director
City of Bedford, Ohio
Speaker
Chairman
Governmental Accounting Standards Board
Speaker
Director of Governmental Audit Quality
Rehmann
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 1:30pm to 2:20pm
Room: 
718 B
Moderator
Assistant Director of Finance
City of Little Rock
Speaker
Deputy Director
Technical Services Center, GFOA
Speaker
Assistant City Manager/Chief Financial Officer
City of Carrollton
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 1:30pm to 2:20pm
Room: 
206 N
Moderator
Chief Accountant/Deputy Comptroller for The City of New York
Office of the Comptroller of The City of New York
Speaker
Retired General Manager, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, Former GFOA President, Former FAF Trustee
Speaker
Executive Director and Chief Economist
Earth Economics
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 1:30pm to 2:20pm
Room: 
717
Moderator
Director of Administrative Services/Assistant City Manager
City of Hollister, CA
Speaker
Executive Director, Finance & Administration
National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP)
Speaker
President
Beyond Referrals/QBS Canada
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 1:30pm to 2:20pm
Room: 
718 A
Moderator
Deputy General Manager
Eastern Municipal Water District, Perris, California
Speaker
President/CEO
Center for State and Local Government Excellence
Speaker
Vice President, Market Development and Government Affairs
ICMA-RC
Speaker
Associate Legislative Director
National Association of Counties
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Room: 
718 A
Moderator
Deputy Treasurer
Arlington County, VA
Speaker
Chief Financial Officer
Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
Speaker
National Director, Public Sector Market
Segal Consulting
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Room: 
Constitution 106 N
Moderator/Speaker
Financial Controls & Budget Manager
Miami-Dade Expressway Authority (MDX)
Speaker
Chief Performance Officer
City of Austin
Speaker
Vice President
Public Sector Digest
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Room: 
206 N
Moderator
Director of Investments
Maryland State Treasurer's Office
Speaker
Business Leader/Senior Account Manager
MasterCard
Speaker
Treasurer
City of Portland, OR
Speaker
Financial Planning & Debt Project Manager
Tualatin Valley Water District
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Room: 
Constitution 105 N
Moderator
Finance Director
City of Minnetonka, MN
Speaker
Chief Financial Officer
City of Plant City, FL
Speaker
Management Services Director
City of Chandler, AZ
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Room: 
Constitution 107 N
Moderator
Director of Financial Services
Prince William County Public Schools
Speaker
Deputy County Administrator
York County, VA
Speaker
Director, GNAC
Radford University
Speaker
Assistant Professor of Accounting
Radford University
Speaker
Director of Finance
City of Webster Groves
Speaker
Professor of Finance
Radford University
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Room: 
Constitution 107 N
Moderator
Assistant Director for Research and Compliance
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury, Division of Local Government Audit
Speaker
Managing Director HMS Employer
HMS Employer Solution
Speaker
CEO
Harmari by LTAS Technologies
Speaker
Auditor IV, Division of Internal Audit
Tennessee Department of the Treasury
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Room: 
718 A
Moderator
Town Administrator
Town of Berlin, MD
Speaker
CFO
Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority
Speaker
Director of Finance
City of Boulder, CO
Speaker
Controller
City of Orlando, Florida
Speaker
Management Services Director
City of Chandler, AZ
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Room: 
Constitution 105 N
Speaker
Director of Finance
City of Sugar Land, TX
Speaker
Business Services Manager
City of Portland, Bureau of Environmental Services
Speaker
Director of Finance
City of San Jose, CA
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Room: 
701 A
Moderator
Manager
GFOA
Moderator
Senior Consultant
GFOA
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Room: 
Constitution 106 N
Moderator
Director of Finance
Village of Lake Zurich, IL.
Speaker
Partner
BKD, LLP
Speaker
Controller
Montgomery County - Department of Finance
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Room: 
718 B
Moderator
Administrative Director
Whitman County, Washington State

Finance officers in small governments face unique challenges not found in larger organizations. This session will provide a forum to discuss those challenges and for delegates to offer suggestions on what does and does not work.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Room: 
Hall F-G
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Room: 
717
Moderator
Chief Financial Officer
Cook County, IL
Speaker
Data Illuminator
Florida Department of Juvenile Justice
Speaker
Former City Manager and CFO
City of Toronto
Speaker
Executive Director - Budget
Atlanta Public Schools
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Room: 
Constitution 106 N
Moderator
Budget Director
City of Minneapolis
Speaker
Finance Director
City of Redmond, WA
Speaker
Executive Director, Financial Planning Division
City of Toronto, Ontario
Speaker
Finance Director/City Treasurer
City of Monterrey, CA
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Room: 
206 N
Moderator
Controller
City of Carrollton, TX
Speaker
Partner
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
Speaker
Partner
Barbacane, Thornton & Company LLP
Speaker
Manager, Financial and Compliance Investigations, Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Room: 
Constitution 107 N
Moderator
Deputy Director of Finance
City of Kansas City, MO
Speaker
Chief Investment Officer
City of Albuquerque
Speaker
Senior Vice President
Vining Sparks
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Room: 
718 A
Moderator
Finance Director
City of Tucson, AZ
Speaker
Director - Division of Bond Finance
State of Florida
Speaker
Partner
Nixon Peabody
Speaker
Assistant City Manager/CFO
City of Weston, FL
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Room: 
Constitution 105 N
Moderator
Director of Finance
State of Maryland Supplemental Retirement Plans
Speaker
Assistant City Manager/Chief Financial Officer
City of Carrollton
Speaker
Partner
KPMG LLP
Speaker
Vice President and Actuary
Segal Consulting
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Room: 
206 N
Moderator
Managing Director
MUFG Americas
Speaker
Deputy City Manager and CFO (retired)
City Of Toronto
Speaker
Chief Financial Officer & Director
City of Portland