Wednesday, September 22, 2021

10:10 - 11:10 AM
Investments for Small Government
Public Payroll: Tips and Traps to Avoid
Buzz Around Integrated Payables
Tips for Sharing Your Financial Stories with Your Board

11:10 AM - 12:10 PM
Segregation of Duties in Small Governments
Uniform Guidance and Cares Act
Key Issues Impacting Economic Development
The Importance of Fleet Management to a Government’s Budget

1:55 - 2:55 PM
Shared Services for Small Governments
Single Audit Update
Fundamentals of Debt
Beyond Data + Decisions: Driving Budget Engagement in Colerain Township, OH

3:05 - 4:05 PM
Procurement 101: Purchase Order Fundamentals
Preparing Budgets in Uncertain Times
Tax Incentive and School Compensation Agreements: Evaluating Them From All Sides of the Table
Ohio Compliance Supplement Update

4:05 - 5:05 PM 
Introduction to Property and Casualty Insurance
Internal Controls in a Remote Environment
Understanding the Credit Rating Process
HR Hot Topics

Thursday, September 23, 2021

8:00 - 8:50 AM
Breakfast with GFOA Executive Director, Chris Morrill

9:00 - 10:00 AM
General Session: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Moving Forward Together

10:10 - 11:10 AM
Understanding Property Taxes in Ohio
Establishing Required Policies and Procedures Under Uniform Guidance
Financing Green Projects
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Moving Forward Together, continued

11:40 AM - 12:40 PM
Common Audit Comments for Small Governments
GASB 87 - Leases
Don't Get Caught up S***T's Creek Without an Investment Plan
Records Retention in a Zoom Age

1:50 - 2:50 PM
Navigating Federal Stimulus Funds, Including the American Rescue Plan Act
Yellow Book Revisions
Cyber Threats Are Everywhere…What Should You Know to Protect Yourself and Your Company?
Fraud Case Study

2:50 - 3:50 PM
New Trends & Uses of Technology for Small Governments
Utility Rate Studies - What are they, how are they done, and what are they for?
Roles of Participants in a Debt Issuance
Cyber Security: Real Life Examples, Mitigation, and Other Threats

4:20 - 5:20 PM
Roles the Fiscal Officers Plays in Smaller Governments
Capital Assets: An Overview
Key Points: Economic Data for Market Participants and Public Officials
Building and Managing a Successful Decentralized Financial System – Case Studies

Friday, September 24, 2021 

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Professional Conduct Beyond Reproach

9:00 - 10:00 AM
Post-Issuance Compliance: Staying Out of Trouble with the SEC and IRS

10:00 - 11:00 AM

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM