2018 Conference Schedule

Thursday, July 14, 2016

1st Afternoon Mini Sessions

Real Life Grant-funded Challenges

Date: 07/14/2016 1:30-3:05 p.m.
History: New
Experience: Seasoned (6+ years experience)
Advanced Preparation: None
Field of Study: Accounting
Applicable Audience: CFO/Finance Director
Finance Staff
Tracks: Finance, Accounting, and Tax
Type: Mini
Level: Overview
Prerequisites: None
CPE Credits: 1.5
Trainers: Karl Eck
Applicable Audience:
CFO/Finance Director
Finance Staff
Learning Objectives:
1. Identify common accounting and reporting challenges in grant-funded organizations.
2. Review applicable accounting standards.
3. Discuss different options and points of view related to grant-funded accounting challenges.
Session Description:
Grant-funded organizations are unique in regard to the innovative programs they provide. Often, accounting for programs and circumstances can be difficult because of the lack of specific accounting guidance on these programs and activities. Take a moment to explore accounting for these unique items, and feel free to discuss your organization's unique accounting issues. This session is a great way for you to gain perspective on grant-funded challenges and learn what others are experiencing.