Illinois Government Finance Professionals' Academy I - 2017

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Time 8:30am–4:30pm
Location iWireless Center
1201 River Dr, Conference Room C
MolineIL 61265

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Delivery Method In Person
Field of Study Finance - 8.6 CPE Credit Accounting (Governmental) - 2.4 CPE Credit Personal Development - 3.0 CPE Credit
NASBA CPE Earn 14.00 CPE Hours
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Event Cost

Event Description

The Illinois Government Finance Professionals Academy is designed to provide a solid foundation of skills, knowledge, and an appreciation of the unique environment and dynamics of professional government finance practices in Illinois.  Participants will gain a practical and relevant understanding of the fundamental concepts underlying state and local governmental accounting and reporting while engaging in networking opportunities throughout the two-day Academy.

Who Should Attend
• Professionals who work in government and public accounting with limited experience in governmental accounting and financial reporting
• New finance department personnel seeking an overview of government finance
• Non-finance professionals such as department heads and assistant department heads whose primary duties are unrelated to finance
• Elected officials unfamiliar with government finance

AGENDA and SPEAKERS (download pdf document)

Learning Objectives:  Participants completing this session will be able to: (click here)
Prerequisites: None
Advanced preparation required: No advanced preparation required
Delivery method: Group-live
CPE program level: Overview
Field of Study: Accounting, Finance, Business Management & Organization
CPE credits : About 14 CPE hours

The training will be held in Conference Room C of the IWireless Center.  Lunch is included each day.


Radisson on John Deere Commons-Moline
1415 River Dr, Moline, IL 61265
less than .5 miles to I Wireless Center
Phone: (309) 764-1000
King Room - $116 plus tax, Queen Room - $106 plus tax

Stoney Creek Hotel, 101 18th St, Moline, IL, 61265
.5 miles to I Wireless Center
Phone: 866-538-9483

Fairfield Inn By Marriott, 2705 48th Ave, Moline, IL, 61265
3.1 miles to I Wireless Center
Phone: 888-675-8872

Country Inn & Suites , 2721 69th Avenue Ct, Moline, IL, 61265
3.8 miles to I Wireless Center
Phone: 888-734-8507

Registration & Cancellation Policy

Registrations are accepted on a first-in, first registered basis. Payments by check should be mailed in advance or made at time of registration by credit card. 

IGFOA Members are those Public Sector and Partner or Associate individuals specifically listed in the IGFOA Membership Application or Renewal. IGFOA Government Staff rate applies to staff, appointed officials, and elected officials of a government with a current IGFOA membership. If you have questions about your membership, contact IGFOA at 630-942-6587. The IGFOA reserves the right to apply the non-member fee to any individual or government that has not paid dues for the current year.

If you are unable to attend, please contact IGFOA at 630-942-6587 or as soon as possible.  A $20 cancellation fee will be charged for cancellations up to April 12, 2017. Cancellations after April 12, 2017 and no-shows are responsible for the full tuition.

IGFOA reserves the right to modify the agenda, cancel the event due to low enrollment, or to close registration if full.  Should IGFOA cancel an event, cancellation notice will be sent to the email address provided by each registrant and prominently posted at the IGFOA website page announcing the event. By submitting this registration, the applicant agrees to the registration and cancellation policy above.

Approved by the National Registry of CPE Sponsors

CPE SponsorsCPE Registry Illinois Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) 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:

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