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Workshop Series: Unit & Academic Business Officer and Grant Management

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Date: September 11-13, 2017
Location: DoubleTree, 1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland, OR 97232
Time: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Workshop Series: Unit & Academic Business Officer

The evolution of the business officer as a strategic partner is stressing fundamentals and infusing new thinking and techniques. This workshop is geared toward early and mid-career professionals.

What You Will Learn

Attend this interactive and applied workshop to build your foundation for success and add value to your organization.

  • Develop an action plan for adding value to your organization.
  • Raise your awareness about challenges and ethical issues.
  • Develop your role as a strategic partner to lead change.
  • Practice techniques for interacting and communicating effectively with faculty, administrators, students and your peers.
  • Explore ways to improve processes in complex environments.
  • Build a network of colleagues who have similar roles and responsibilities and who face many of the same challenges and opportunities.

Speakers

Rondi Stein
Jeffrey Ratje


Workshop Series: Grant Management

The workshop is designed provide business officers a solid grants management and administration foundation.

What You Will Learn

The workshop is designed provide business officers a solid grants management and administration foundation.

  • Understand elements of sponsored agreements and arching applicable guidance.
  • Learn value added activities to improve internal controls to assist the compliance process.
  • Develop an understanding of methodologies used to monitor service/recharge centers.
  • Refine your understanding of facilities and administrative cost proposal process and related negotiations.
  • Understand elements of federally negotiated fringe rates, proposals and related issues.
  • Build a network of colleagues who have similar roles and responsibilities and who face many of the same challenges and opportunities.

Speakers

Andres Chan
Ken Erickson

CPE Information

CPE Credits Awarded: 23
Field of Study:
Management Service
Program Level:
Basic
Prerequisites:
None

Registration Fee

Member Registration Fee: $400 for one, $600 both
Non-Member Registration Fee: $450 for one, $650 for both

Refund/Cancellation Policy

Refunds will be given upon written request 30 days prior to program, less a $50 cancellation fee. Substitutions are allowed at any time at no additional charge.

Hotel Information

DoubleTree by Hilton Portland
1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland, OR 97232

Discount Rate: $179 - guaranteed until August 18, 2017.

Click here to book online or call (503) 281-6111 and mention WACUBO.


The Western Association of College and University Business Officers (WACUBO) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), as a Quality Assurance Service sponsor of continuing professional education. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding QAS program sponsors may be submitted to NASBA through its website: www.learningmarket.org.