Fall Workshop Call For Proposals

The SACUBO Professional Development Committee invites you to submit a proposal for the SACUBO Fall Workshop to be held October 28–30, 2018 at the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Point Clear, AL.

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 400 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 any of the following topic areas are welcome:

  • Communication Strategies with Students
  • Employee Benefits:
    • How to Attract New Employees
    • Work Life
    • Flex
    • Training and Development
    • Competitive Salary
  • IRS – Audits
  • Initiating and Implementing Change / Change Management
  • Other hot topics in higher education

Guidelines for Submission

  • Sessions are 50 minutes in length and are presented twice, back-to-back.
  • 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.
  • Information on travel expense reimbursement guidelines is found on the Speaker’s Corner page.
  • Vendors should contact Eddie Mills or Ben Crutcher.
  • The deadline for submission was July 15, 2018. Notifications will be sent by August 15, 2018.

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