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The Annual Wipfli National Training Conference includes multiple sessions with detailed yet easy-to-understand information to help you comply with regulations, seek new revenue opportunities, and impact your mission.
Wipfli offers training sessions in different cities throughout the United States, Mexico and Puerto Rico year-round, educating organizations on the administrative and financial impact of the federal regulations. For over 20 years, Wipfli has been providing the training conferences. Our goal is to help you better serve your communities. Together we will make an impact!
- Learn to better lead, manage, and operate your organization.
- Learn practical, focused, and detailed information you can use immediately.
- Learn from and interact with hundreds of colleagues who share similar roles and interests (and face the same challenges) as you.
This conference offers such a depth and breadth of experience in all management issues affecting organizations like yours. You can select from multiple sessions presented by our experienced, seasoned trainers who specialize in management issues including Finance/Accounting/Tax, Head Start/Early Head Start, Human Resources, Risk, Management/Best Practices, Organization Development/Leadership, Health Care, Sage Intacct, and Technology.
The registration desk is located in the Paris Conference Center Foyer. Check-in dates and times are as follows:
- In-Depth Review of OMB's Uniform Guidance Preconference: Sunday, October 11, 2020 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Head Start/Early Head Start Program Performance Standards Preconference: Sunday, October 11, 2020 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Leadership Institute Preconference: Monday, October 12, 2020 from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
- General (two options):
- Monday, October 12, 2020 from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Tuesday, October 13, 2020 from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Yes. Light morning and afternoon refreshments are included in the registration fee.
Business casual or casual wear is appropriate. Dress in layers or bring a jacket or sweater. Hotel meeting rooms are often chilly. The room temperatures inside tend to be chilly.
All session materials* will be available through the Wipfli mobile app two weeks prior to the conference. You may download the materials to your computer/device and bring your computer/device with you to the conference. If you prefer to print the materials, please bring them with you, since paper copies will not be available onsite.
*Please note that these materials are incomplete without the accompanying oral comments by the trainer(s). These materials are informational and educational in nature and represent the speakers' own views. These materials are for the purchasing agency's use only and not for distribution outside of the agency or publishing on a public website.
Come to this conference prepared to learn and have fun! Bring your registration confirmation for fast check-in. You may download the materials to your computer/device and bring your computer/device with you to the conference. If you prefer to print the materials, please bring them with you, since paper copies will not be available on site.
We recommend bringing your entire team. This conference offers something for everyone, and we offer group rates.
Yes! The tracks are there for your convenience. You have the option to select sessions from multiple tracks or stay within one track.
Yes. Wipfli will award CPE* credit(s) and a certificate of participation with proof of attendance at the conference. Please watch for information on Wipfli’s mobile app. Simply download the app, add or change sessions in your schedule and complete a "keyword" survey to receive your credit(s)!
Our attendees have enjoyed using the mobile app to access the agenda, presentation materials and maps for the meeting space and for networking with other attendees.
An official certificate of participation will be sent approximately four to six weeks following the conference to those participants who submit the applicable attendance records.
*National Registry of CPE Sponsors: Wipfli LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the national Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.
Instructional Delivery: Group-Live. For more information regarding administrative policies, such as complaint, cancellation, and refund policies, please contact our offices at 888.876.4992.
As time allows, you can ask questions during or after the session. If you were unable to ask your question, visit the Wipfli Q&A Station. Wipfli staff and trainers will be available to answer your questions throughout the conference. Many trainers will be available for brief one-on-one consultation. Contact any Wipfli associate, and we will do our best to accommodate you.
To promote open discussion and protect the confidentiality of all participant questions and comments, we do not allow our training sessions to be recorded.
Only registered participants are allowed in sessions. Seating can be very limited and must be reserved for paying participants.
Cancellations made after September 18, 2020 will be charged a cancellation fee of $100 per person. If you cancel, you may send a substitute from your organization. Participants who register but neither attend nor cancel are liable for their full registration fee. Call 888.876.4992 for questions about this policy.
Unless you specifically advise us otherwise in writing, by attending this training you authorize Wipfli LLP to use your name, likeness, image, attributed quotations, or other identifying indicia acquired or received in connection with your participation in the training in the firm’s promotional efforts related to future training sessions or similar or related activities.