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2017 Annual Conference Registration

2017 Annual Conference Registration

2017 MSBO Annual Conference
May 2-4, 2017
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel & DeVos Place, Grand Rapids, MI
Click here to download the brochure.

Registration Fees
Tuesday Pre-Conference Sessions  $170 members/$250 nonmembers
Tuesday Certification Classes  $95 members/$150 nonmembers
Full Conference Registration (W & TH)  $320 members/$490 nonmembers
One Day Conference Registration  $170 members/$250 nonmembers

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    • click here to join and receive member rates or
    • select "Create a new account" and receive nonmember rates.)
  • Click on the "Register Myself."
  • Complete questions and click "Save Responses."
  • Click on the "Add" button to register for the day(s) you will be attending and for your classes. (Note some class times may overlap.)
  • Scroll all the way to the bottom of the page and click on "Proceed to Checkout."
  • Complete payment information.
  • Click "Submit Order" to finalize your registration.
When
5/2/2017 - 5/4/2017
Where
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel and DeVos Center
187 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Program

   

Tuesday, 02 May 2017

 
Tuesday First Time Attendee Orientation
Time
7:45 AM - 8:15 AM
7:45 AM
Facilites Pre-Conference
Time
8:45 AM - 4:15 PM
8:45 AM
Food and Nutrition Services Pre-Conference
Time
8:45 AM - 4:15 PM
8:45 AM
Human Resources Pre-Conference
Time
8:45 AM - 4:15 PM
8:45 AM
Technology Pre-Conference
Time
8:45 AM - 4:15 PM
8:45 AM
Finance Pre-Conference
Time
8:45 AM - 4:15 PM
8:45 AM
Transportation Pre-Conference
Time
8:45 AM - 4:15 PM
8:45 AM
Benefits/Retirement
Time
8:45 AM - 12:00 PM
8:45 AM
Environmental Health and Safety
Time
8:45 AM - 12:00 PM
8:45 AM
Effective Communications
Time
8:45 AM - 12:00 PM
8:45 AM
Data Mining
Time
8:45 AM - 12:00 PM
8:45 AM
Use of Technology for Human Resources Management
Time
1:00 PM - 4:15 PM
1:00 PM
Strategic Planning
Time
1:00 PM - 4:15 PM
1:00 PM
Principals of Education
Time
1:00 PM - 4:15 PM
1:00 PM
Insurance and Risk Management
Time
1:00 PM - 4:15 PM
1:00 PM

Wednesday, 03 May 2017

 
Time
5/3/2017 7:00 AM - 5/4/2017 4:00 PM
7:00 AM
Time
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM
Extra Wednesday Lunch for Guest/Spouse 12:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Time
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
7:00 AM
Wednesday First Time Attendee Orientation
Time
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
7:30 AM
You must be registered for the "Full Conference" or "Wednesday Only" to attend this Certification Class.
Time
9:30 AM - 12:45 PM
9:30 AM
You must be registered for the "Full Conference" or "Wednesday Only" to attend this Certification Class.
Time
9:30 AM - 12:45 PM
9:30 AM
Linking Academic Performance with Building Performance: The Case for Energy Efficiency Now
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Security and Access Control
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
GEMS/MARS: Enhanced MDE Monitoring System
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Cash Flow and Short-Term Borrowing Options
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
403b Plan Compliance Issues
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Special Education for Business Managers
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
You've Issued Debt … Now What?
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Data Analytics for School Districts
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Managing Food Service from a Business Manager's Perspective
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
MSBO Business Manager Academy
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Reconciling Local Tax Revenue
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Advanced Excel - Top Formulas for School Finance Directors
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Rules For Working After Retirement
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Business Operating Procedures Manual
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Procurement Decisions Made Simple for School Food Service Accounts
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
When The OCR, EEOC or MDCR Come Knocking On Your Door!
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Leaving a Legacy - Staff Succession Planning Development
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
LGBTQ Impact on Schools
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Independent Contractors/Potential Liability Issues
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
The Cloud - What Everyone Should Know About Using the Cloud for Technology
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
What Every Technology Director Needs to Know About Sinking Funds
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Transportation Law Overview and Update
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Successful Construction Projects Need a Good RFP Process
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Crisis Management - Practical Solutions
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
ORS Basics
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Pupil Accounting and Audit Issues
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Best Practices in District Budgeting and Forecasting
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Accounting and Auditing Update
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Investing Bond Proceeds
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Special Education Maintenance of Effort Changes for 2017-18
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Negotiating with Treasury When Your District is on the Financial Watchlist
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Retirement Planning
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
The Labor and Employment Law Crossroads: Navigating the Intersection of ADA, FMLA, and FSLA
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Compliance Guidelines for PTOs, Boosters, and Student Groups
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Legal Update
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
So Many Purchasing Cooperatives, How Do They Compare?!
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Measuring a Food and Nutrition Program
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Benchmarking Staff and Operations
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Legislative Update
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Leadership and Culture
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Employee Benefit Administrator's Survival Guide
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
The Law and Technology for School Officials
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
OCR Website Accessibility
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM
Transportation Analytics: Understanding Performance
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
10:45 AM

Thursday, 04 May 2017

 
Time
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM
Time
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
7:00 AM
7:00 AM
You must be registered for the "Full Conference" or "Thursday Only" to attend this Certification Class.
Time
8:30 AM - 11:45 AM
8:30 AM
You must be registered for the "Full Conference" or "Thursday Only" to attend this Certification Class.
Time
8:30 AM - 11:45 AM
8:30 AM
Facility Upgrades - Identifying the Needs
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Demystifying Energy Performance Contracts
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
An Overview of Millage Levies, Tax Collections and Truth in Taxation
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Documenting Your District's Internal Control Procedures
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Financial Forecasting: How to Align Your Budget in Tough Times
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Implementing Procurement Requirements Under Uniform Guidance
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Construction Projects - Clarifying Widespread Misunderstandings About Laws and Procedures
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Special Education Excess Cost
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Effectively Handling FOIA Requests
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Personal Property Tax (PPT) Reimbursement and More!
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Online Payment Systems - Why Do We Need Them?
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
ORS Audits
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Ethics Dilemmas and Fraud Prevention
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Fundamentals of Purchasing Policies and Procedures
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Managing the Finances of School Food Service
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Building Relationships with a New Superintendent and Board Members
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Understanding How A Cyber Breach Can Impact Your District
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Healthcare Update
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Legal Liability Considerations When Layoffs are Needed
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Data Integration and Analytics, Oh My!
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
What Your Acceptable Use Policy Really Means
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
What Happens in Transportation and What Does It Cost to Make it Happen?
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM
Leveraging School Maintenance
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Money Ball and Boilers?
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
District Insurance Basics
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
The ABC's of Your District's Single Audit
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Permissible Expenditures and Strategies
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Financial Software Implementation
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Coordinating the Use of Sinking Fund and Bond Issue Proceeds
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Understanding the Headlee Rollback and Effective Millage Proposal Strategies
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Commercial Card Program Automation: Moving from Paper to Electronic
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Legal Issues: Real Estate and Michigan Public Schools
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Special Education: Fiscal Reviews of Programs
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Finance Round Table Discussion … Stump the Experts Q & A Session
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Office of State Aid and School Finance Update
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Outsourcing or Not?
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
It's All About the Menu!
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Public Safety in Education: Creating a Vision for Your Community
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Power in the Workplace
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Effective Interviews and Hiring Assessments
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Self-Funding Health Insurance
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Reaping the Benefits of the TRIG Investment
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Collaboration of Technology Services
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Maintaining an Aging Bus Fleet
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
9:45 AM
Certification Wrap-Up/Ethics at no charge. Attending Full Conference or Thursday Only
Time
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
12:30 PM
Attending Certification Wrap-Up/Ethics Only- Not attending Full Conference or Thursday Only. Cost: $65 Members $110 nonmembers
Time
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
12:30 PM
Environmental Overview
Time
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
1:15 PM
Budgeting Basics
Time
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
1:15 PM
Facilities Unconference Session
Time
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
1:15 PM
Finance Unconference Session
Time
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
1:15 PM
Food and Nutrition Services Unconference Session
Time
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
1:15 PM
Technology Unconference Session
Time
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
1:15 PM
Transportation Unconference Session
Time
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
1:15 PM
Go Green! Energy Conservation Improvements
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
1022 Accounting Manual Requirements Review
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
What I Wish I Knew When I Started This Job!
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Setting Your District's Debt Millage
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Navigating Treasury's New Electronic Filing Requirements
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Are You Financially FIT?
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Ask the Auditor
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Cyber Schools and Special Education Funding
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Make Your Budget Hearing Memorable
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Preparing for an MDE Food Service Administrative Review
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
MDE Systems Overview and Hands-On User Session
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
MSBO Leadership Institute
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
School Finance Research Collaborative
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Recruiting Top-Level Talent
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
E-Rate FY 17 Updates
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Bus Driver Requirements and Credentials
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM
Where's Energy Heading?
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Business Office Calendar and Due Dates
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
MSBO/Hiring Solutions Salary Survey Results
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
School Building and Site Sinking Fund
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Transactional or Transformational?
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
MDE Systems Overview and Hands-On User Session
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Audit Referent Group Manual Changes and Issues
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Dynamic Budget Projections (DBP) Software
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Enrollment Projections
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Mecosta-Osceola ISD Internship Program
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Chasing the Cheetah
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
MSBO Bus Purchase Program
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
How to Take Control of Your District's Healthcare Spending
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Cyber Security
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Saving Time and Money - Automating District "Paper" Processes
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM
Recruit and Retain Bus Drivers at Little to No Cost
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM

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