Conference Schedule

(Subject to change.)

Sunday, February 23

  • ABACC Board of Director's Meeting

Monday, February 24

  • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm - Business Office 360 - Part 1
  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm - Networking Dinner (Business Office 360 participants only)

Tuesday, February 25

  • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm - Business Office 360 - Part 2
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Lunch
  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Exhibitor Setup
  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - CapinCrouse Accounting Super-Session
  • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm - ABACC Board & Exhibitor Meet & Greet
  • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm - Exhibit Hall Sneak Peak
  • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm - Opening Reception & Registration

Wednesday, February 26

  • 8:00 am - 8:45 am - Breakfast / Exhibit Hall Open
  • 9:00 am - 9:45 am - Devotions, Praise & Worship
  • 10:00 am - 11:45 am - Breakout Sessions (choose one)
    • Dealing With Conflict in the Cabinet
    • Legal Update
    • Our Iceberg is Melting
    • Team Development Series: Transforming a Dysfunctional Department
  • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm - Lunch / Exhibit Hall Open
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Exhibitor Spotlights
  • 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm - Breakout Sessions (choose one)
    • Accounting & Tax Update / 2020 Higher Ed Outlook
    • Alternative Revenue Sourcing
    • Tuition Resets
    • Team Development Series: Using Conflict for the Health of an Institution
  • 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm Breakout Sessions (choose one)
    • What I've Learned About Ratio Analysis Over the Last 35 Years
    • Sophisticated Excel Usage for the CFO
    • Building a Smart Campus for the Future
    • Team Development Series: Tales From the Road
  • 5:15 pm - 6:45 pm - Dinner & Knowledge Exchange Sessions (choose one)
    • CFOs from Smaller Institutions
    • CFOs from Larger Institutions
    • Non-CFOs
  • 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Ice Cream Social / Networking Event

Thursday, February 27

  • 8:00 am - 8:45 am - Breakfast / Exhibit Hall Open
  • 9:00 am - 10:15 am - Breakout Workshops (choose one)
    • Making Difficult Choices
    • Financial Modeling in a Non-Traditional Trend
    • Achieving Strategic Enrollment Health
    • Team Development Series: Preparing Quality Board Reports
  • 10:30 am - 11:45 am - Exhibit Hall / Exhibitor Spotlights
  • 11:45 am - 12:00 pm - Prize Drawings
  • 12:00 pm - Exhibit Hall Tear-down
  • 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm - Lunch / Annual Meeting of the Membership
  • 1:45 pm - 3:00 pm - Breakout Workshops (choose one)
    • Getting the Most Out of your SIS
    • CFO Case Studies
    • Health Care Alternatives - Member Case Studies
    • Team Development Series: Solutions From Outside Higher Ed
  • 3:15 pm - 4:30 pm - Breakout Sessions (choose one)
    • Employee Engagement and Employee Satisfaction
    • Collaboration - All Talk and No Action
    • Development and Finance - Teamwork in Charitable Gifts
    • Team Development Series: Dealing With the Younger Generations
  • 4:30 pm - 4:45 pm - Coffee Break
  • 4:45 pm - 6:00 pm - Breakout Workshops (choose one)
    • Enterprise Risk Management Best Practices
    • Washington Update / Advocating for Christian Higher Education
    • Blockchain: Disrupting the Future of Higher Education
    • Team Development Series: Innovation and Interesting Trends in Higher Ed
  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm - Dinner & After-Glow
  • 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm - ABACC Board of Directors Meeting