Conference Sessions

Conference Sessions

Conference sessions for the 110th GFOA annual conference are listed below. GFOA sessions will feature public-sector practitioners discussing best practices, lessons learned, or innovative approaches to meeting challenges faced by governments across the United States and Canada. 

Specific times for each session along with session agendas, speakers, and handouts will be posted as the information becomes available.  All sessions will take place May 22-25, 2016 at the Metropolitan Toronto Convention Centre.  Concurrent sessions start on Sunday, May 22 at 1:30 PM.  Sessions are scheduled all day on Monday, May 23 and Tuesday, May 24.  The conference sessions conclude on Wednesday, May 25 at 12:10 PM. GFOA also offers preconference sessions on Friday, May 20 and Saturday, May 21.

Note: The session program listed is tentative and subject to change.  For any additional questions, please contact Mike Mucha.

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Monday, May 23, 2016 - 1:30pm to 2:20pm
Moderator
Deputy General Manager
Eastern Municipal Water District
Speaker
President/CEO
Center for State and Local Government Excellence
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Moderator
Deputy Treasurer
Arlington County, VA
Speaker
Chief Financial Officer
Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Speaker
Financial Controls & Budget Manager
Miami-Dade Expressway Authority (MDX)
Speaker
Chief Performance Officer
City of Austin
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:51pm
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Moderator
Finance Director
City of Minnetonka, MN
Speaker
Chief Financial Officer
City of Plant City, FL
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:40pm to 3:55pm
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Moderator
CFO/COO
Indiana Finance Authority
Speaker
Director, Global Strategic Development
Scheidt & Bachmann
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Moderator
Assistant Director for Research and Compliance
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury, Division of Local Government Audit
Speaker
Managing Director HMS Employer
Speaker
CEO
Harmari by LTAS Technologies
Speaker
Consultant
ACL Services Ltd.
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Moderator
Town Administrator
Town of Berlin, MD
Speaker
CFO
Albuquerque Bernalillio County Water Utility Authority
Speaker
Director of Finance
City of Boulder, CO
Speaker
Controller
City of Orlando, Florida
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Moderator
Chief Financial Officer
Cook County
Speaker
Former City Manager and CFO
City of Toronto
Speaker
Data Illuminator
Florida Department of Juvenile Justice
Speaker
Executive Director - Budget
Atlanta Public Schools
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Speaker
Finance Director/City Treasurer
City of Monterrey, CA
Speaker
Finance Director
City of Redmond, WA
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Speaker
Partner
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
Speaker
Partner
Barbacane, Thornton & Company LLP
Speaker
Manager, Financial and Compliance Investigations, Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Moderator
Finance Director
City of Tucson
Speaker
Director - Division of Bond Finance
State of Florida
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:20am to 12:00pm
Moderator
Director of Finance
State of Maryland
Speaker
Assistant City Manager/Chief Financial Officer
City of Carrollton
Speaker
Partner
KPMG LLP
Speaker
Vice President and Actuary
Segal Consulting
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Speaker
Deputy City Manager and CFO (retired)
City Of Toronto
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Moderator
Director of Accounting
Sedgwick County, KS
Speaker
Partner
Heinfeld, Meech, AZ
Speaker
Investigative Auditor
State of Tennessee, Comptroller of the Treasury, Special Investigations Unit
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Speaker
Chief Information Officer
City of Toronto
Speaker
Commissioner Service Innovation, Information & Technology
Region of Peel
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Moderator
Director of Finance
City of Dayton, Ohio
Speaker
Assistant Finance Director
City of Oklahoma City, OK
Speaker
Principal
The Court Street Group
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 3:35pm to 4:50pm
Speaker
Chief Financial Officer
Portland Public Schools
Moderator
Finance Director
City of Minnetonka, MN
Speaker
Finance Director
Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 3:35pm to 4:50pm
Speaker
Managing Director
William Blair