Join us in Denver.

Author:Mucha, Michael J.

As October begins, there are just 232 days before GFOA's 111th annual GFOA annual conference in Denver, Colorado. Many of the details are already in place, and come May 21-24, 2017, thousands of GFOA members will gather in the Mile High City for what is the largest gathering of public finance professionals in North America. Registration is now open, and you will want to reserve your place in what promises to be our biggest and best conference yet.

Attendees will have access to more than 75 concurrent sessions focusing on current events, lessons learned, and best practices. Practitioners and industry experts will make presentations on topics related to accounting, auditing, budgeting, cash management, capital planning, debt administration, investing, and pension and benefit administration. Sessions will also focus on the skills that will boost your leadership capabilities and career development. If you are interested in expanding your conference experience, GFOA's pre-conference sessions start on Friday, May 19, 2017. Sessions will be posted this fall, and a full listing of conference sessions will be available in early 2017 at conference-sessions.

At the Denver conference, GFOA will host specific networking sessions and identify "tracks" of sessions that focus on specific types of governments, allowing members to better connect with their peers. If you work for a...

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