Government Finance Officers Association of South Carolina – since 1984

Last day to sign up for CPE: August 22nd!

By on August 16, 2016 in CPE Classes, Member Update, Uncategorized

GFOASC August 24th CPE Course

Date: Wednesday, August 24th

Location: Midlands Technical College Airport Campus, Academic Center 143

1260 Lexington Drive, West Columbia, SC 29170

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


All Day Session:

$110.00 Members / $180.00 Nonmembers

Price includes course fees and lunch.

Half Day Session (one 4 hour course in the morning or afternoon)

$60.00 Members / $95.00 Nonmembers

Price includes only course fee; lunch may be added for an additional $10.00.

Morning Session Details – 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Sarah Stewart – “Risk Management – Minimizing your Exposure / Maximizing your Potential”

This session will discuss the IRF and the services it offers to state agencies. Risk management will also be explained, including strategies  for evaluating and addressing risk and minimizing physical and financial exposure.  Sarah will also share some best practices and real case studies/scenarios.

Lunch will be served from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Afternoon Session Details – 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Burnie Maybank – “The Good and Bad in South Carolina Regarding Economic Development”

Plan to engage in an interesting snapshot of the pros and cons of economic development in South Carolina.  Burnie will examine how South Carolina excels with regard to growth and development and where South Carolina stands in national rankings.  Mention will be made of lead companies choosing to operate in South Carolina as well as counties that attract their industry.  Property taxes and their effect on recruitment of business opportunities and development will also be reviewed. Finally, urban vs. rural development will be examined.

Register today!

Last day to register: August 22nd

You can pay by credit card, by clicking here.  There will be convenience fee charge.

Please email [email protected] or call 803-252-7128 with questions.


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