Please note our conference dates and location have changed to October 11-16, 2020 at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino.
A new virtual and on-site schedule will be coming soon — stay tuned.
The health, well-being and safety of our participants and staff is our top priority. With the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we are closely monitoring this conference and will be updating participants accordingly if any changes need to be made. Please consider delaying purchasing your flight and/or hotel accommodations until closer to the conference and know their change/cancellation policies. If Wipfli cancels the conference, we will refund your registration fee.

21st Annual Wipfli National Training Conference, July 12-17, 2020 - Caesars Palace - Las Vegas, Nevada 21st Annual Wipfli National Training Conference

 

Preconferences

A new virtual schedule is also coming soon!

NEW – Conference concierge! – Would you like assistance customizing your training experience? We have 50+ sessions for nonprofits and governments to choose from and would be happy to help you choose the sessions to best meet your development needs. Please send an email to gfponline@wipfli.com with the subject “Conference concierge,” and you will be contacted to help you build a conference schedule that is personalized for you.

Preconference check in: Monday, October 12, 2020 at 7:30 a.m.
General conference check in: Monday, October 12, 2020 & Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 7:30 a.m.

Did you know there are special preconferences before the conference? Learn more:
In-Depth Training on OMB's Uniform Guidance Preconference
Head Start/Early Head Start Regulation Overview Preconference
Leadership Institute Preconference
FQHC Bootcamp Preconference — Information coming soon!

Sunday, October 11

Sunday, October 11, 2020

Sunday Afternoon Full Sessions (attend one)

1:30-5 p.m.
Head Start/Early Head Start Regulation Overview (Preconference)
1:30-5 p.m.
In-Depth Training on OMB’s Uniform Guidance (Preconference)

Monday, October 12

Monday, October 12, 2020

Monday Morning Full Sessions (attend one)

8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Head Start/Early Head Start Regulation Overview (Preconference)
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Leadership Institute (Preconference)
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
In-Depth Training on OMB’s Uniform Guidance (Preconference)

Tuesday, October 13

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Tuesday Morning Full Sessions

9:30-11:45 a.m.
Opening Session

Tuesday Afternoon Mini Sessions (attend one)

1:30-3:05 p.m.
Finance Department of the Future
1:30-3:05 p.m.
Know or Don’t Know; There is No Guess
1:30-3:05 p.m.
Strategic Planning for the HR Professional - Align Your Strategy
1:30-3:05 p.m.
Key Metrics for Monitoring and Measuring Success

Tuesday Afternoon Networking

4:00-5:30 p.m.
Engage With Wipfli

Wednesday, October 14

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Select EITHER one Morning Full Session OR a 1st and 2nd Morning Mini Session

Wednesday Morning Full Sessions (attend one)

8:15-11:45 a.m.
Talent Assessment and Succession Planning
8:15-11:45 a.m.
General Board Governance
8:15-11:45 a.m.
Cybersecurity Incident Response Planning
If you did not select a Morning Full Session, select a 1st and 2nd Morning Mini Session
Choose one session per time slot below

Wednesday 1st Morning Mini Sessions (attend one)

8:15-9:50 a.m.
Davis-Bacon for Head Start/Early Head Start Agencies
8:15-9:50 a.m.
Why Are We All Here? Use Dynamic and Visual Tools to Get the Most Value out of Meetings!
8:15-9:50 a.m.
Diversifying Your Revenue Stream
8:15-9:50 a.m.
Philanthropic Giving in the US

Wednesday 2nd Morning Mini Sessions (attend one)

10:10-11:45 a.m.
Real-Life Grant-Funded Challenges
10:10-11:45 a.m.
Fiscal Policies and Procedures
10:10-11:45 a.m.
Head Start/Early Head Start Update/Q&A
10:10-11:45 a.m.
Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace
Select EITHER one Afternoon Full Session OR a 1st and 2nd Afternoon Mini Session

Wednesday Afternoon Full Sessions (attend one)

1:30-5 p.m.
Uniform Guidance Procurement Regulations
1:30-5 p.m.
Considering Your People and Technology In Your Organization-Wide Strategy
1:30-5 p.m.
Analyzing Audited Financial Statements for Executive Directors and Board Members
1:30-5 p.m.
HS/EHS Eligibility, Recruitment, Selection, Enrollment, and Attendance (ERSEA)
1:30-5 p.m.
Using Data Analytics to Identify Fraud, Waste and Abuse
If you did not select an Afternoon Full Session, select a 1st and 2nd Afternoon Mini Session
Choose one session per time slot below

Wednesday 1st Afternoon Mini Sessions (attend one)

1:30-3:05 p.m.
Implementing and Automating Nonprofit Revenue Recognition
1:30-3:05 p.m.
Building an Inclusive and Accountable Board of Directors

Wednesday 2nd Afternoon Mini Sessions (attend one)

3:25-5 p.m.
We Have Fraud: What To (or Not) Do Next
3:25-5 p.m.
Building Diversified Operating Budgets and Strategic Planning

Thursday, October 15

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Select EITHER one Morning Full Session OR a 1st and 2nd Morning Mini Session

Thursday Morning Full Sessions (attend one)

8:15-11:45 a.m.
Has Your Fraud IQ Kept Pace With Risk?
8:15-11:45 a.m.
All About Cost Allocation
8:15-11:45 a.m.
Program and Financial Working Together
8:15-11:45 a.m.
HS/EHS Non-Federal Share/In-Kind/Match: No Matter What You Call It, You Have to Have It!
8:15-11:45 a.m.
Leading Through Change: Techniques for Managing Continuous Change and Occasional Resistance
If you did not select a Morning Full Session, select a 1st and 2nd Morning Mini Session
Choose one session per time slot below

Thursday 1st Morning Mini Sessions (attend one)

8:15-9:50 a.m.
Board Challenges Roundtable
8:15-9:50 a.m.
Steve and Ryan's Top Tech Toys (T Cubed)
8:15-9:50 a.m.
The Magic of Data Analytics

Thursday 2nd Morning Mini Sessions (attend one)

10:10-11:45 a.m.
Protect Your Organization Against Cyber Threats and Information Loss
10:10-11:45 a.m.
Data Analytics Using Excel
Select EITHER one Afternoon Full Session OR a 1st and 2nd Afternoon Mini Session

Thursday Afternoon Full Sessions (attend one)

1:30-5 p.m.
Frequently Overlooked Internal Controls
1:30-5 p.m.
Solving People Problems
1:30-5 p.m.
Microsoft 365 Tips, Tricks and Takeaways
1:30-5 p.m.
Allowable Costs: What Can I Spend My Money On?
If you did not select an Afternoon Full Session, select a 1st and 2nd Afternoon Mini Session
Choose one session per time slot below

Thursday 1st Afternoon Mini Sessions

10:10-11:45 a.m.
HS/EHS Governance: Working Together for the Mission

Thursday 2nd Afternoon Mini Sessions (attend one)

1:30-3:05 p.m.
Set Your Board Up for Success
1:30-3:05 p.m.
Cybersecurity 101: Training and Awareness for What Employees Really Need to Know
1:30-3:05 p.m.
When Change Works!
3:25-5 p.m.
Roles and Responsibilities of the Finance Department
3:25-5 p.m.
Anatomy of a Cyberattack: How an Attacker Gets in Your Network and How to Defend Against It
3:25-5 p.m.
Change in Leadership: Best Practices Versus Worst Pitfalls

Friday, October 16

Friday, October 16, 2020

Select EITHER one Morning Full Session OR a 1st and 2nd Morning Mini Session

Friday Morning Full Sessions (attend one)

8:15-11:45 a.m.
Fraud Game: Solve the Puzzle