Annual Meeting Call For Proposals

The SACUBO Professional Development Committee invites you to submit a proposal for the SACUBO Annual Meeting to be held May 6 – 8, 2018 at The Omni Fort Worth Hotel, Fort Worth, TX.

Presenting at the meeting offers an opportunity to share effective strategies and showcase solutions to manage many of the challenges facing higher education today. The meeting typically brings together more than 600 college and university business officers, including CFO's, Vice Presidents of Finance & Administration, AVP's of Finance, Controllers, Comptrollers, Accountants, Budget Directors, AVP's of Facilities, Auxiliary Directors and others.

Submissions with in-depth and practical treatments of topics relevant to higher education are welcome, including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Sustainability of higher education’s financial model
  • P3 opportunities other than buildings
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Leadership
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • Technology Trends
  • Process Improvement
  • Succession Planning
  • Tax Update
  • Other hot topics

Guidelines for Submission

  • Sessions are 50 minutes in length.
  • Accepted proposals will not be assigned a specific date and time until two months prior to the meeting. Presenters should be available to speak on any day of the meeting.
  • Proposals should include at least one presenter from a SACUBO member institution.
  • Speakers will be asked to complete a speaker agreement.
  • The proposal should be a brief one-paragraph summary of the presentation that will be used for the meeting program and should include two to three learning objectives.
  • Vendors should contact Eddie Mills, Sponsorship Coordinator.
  • The deadline for submission is November 30, 2017. Notifications will be made by January 31, 2018.

For more information, contact a member of the Professional Development Committee:

Submit Proposal