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Monday, June 21

8:00 am - 8:15 am 

Conference Kickoff

8:15 am - 9:30 am

A. Ethics, Professionalism, and Performance - Chad Weinstein*

 

9:40 am - 10:55 am

B1. Cloud Computing - Steve Yoss
B2. Getting Your Affairs in Order - Mark Sellner
B3. The Sweet Life - Christina Moffat

11:10 am - 12:00 pm

C1. Bitcoin and Blockchain - John Higgins
C2. Tax Update 2021 - Mark Sellner
C3. Email Stress: 10 Steps for Managing the Mess - BSC

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch Break

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

D1. Effective Spreadsheets, Databases & Reporting Tools - Steve Yoss
D2. Changing Workforce Issues and the "New Normal" - Larry Morgan
D3. How to Hire and Promote the Best People - Dr. Mike Kiefer

2:25 pm - 3:40 pm

E1. Working Effectively from Anywhere - Steve Yoss
E2. HR Compliance Update - Larry Morgan
E3. Mind Mapping for Creative Problem Solving - Dr. Mike Kiefer

3:50 pm – 4:40 pm

F. Managing Your Energy, Not Your Time - Karen McCullough

*This session counts for 1.5 ethics credit.

Tuesday, June 22

8:00 am – 9:15 am

G. Economics Update - Dr. Chris Kuehl

9:25 am – 10:40 am

H1. Best Practices for Microsoft Teams Usage - Brian Tankersley 
H2. Self-Leadership in a Season of Uninvited Disruption - Jon Lokhorst
H3. An Internal Look at Financials - Jackie Brooks, Dustin Wheeler,
Reid Mattson, and Lisa Chaffee

10:55 am - 11:45 am

I1. Automation Panel - Barry Maring,  Brian Smith, Clarence Sitter,
Jason Hulstein

I2. Develop Your Emotional Intelligence - Jon Lockhorst
I3. Business Succession: How to Succeed at Succeeding Your Business -
John Williams

11:45 - 1:00 Lunch Break

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

J1. Tech Update 2021 - Brian Tankersley
J2. Predictive and Data Analytics - Jim Lindell
J3. Current Fraud Trends - Jennifer Louis

2:25 pm – 3:40 pm

K1. Top Tips for Effective Revisions of Word and PDFs- Brian Tankersley
K2. Forecasting in Uncertain Times - Jim Lindell
K3. Accounting Update 2021 - Jennifer Louis

3:50 pm - 4:40 pm

L. Surviving & Thriving - Peter Katz

Bonus Sessions

Wednesday, June 23

8:00 am – 9:15 am

M. AICPA Business and Industry Update - Anoop Mehta

9:25 am – 10:15 am

N. Little Decisions, Big Results - Jim Lindell

10:25 am - 11:40 am

O. How to Lead Your Hybrid Team - Kassi Rushing

Details

CPE: 20 hours available
*1.5 Ethics Credits

Fees:
Add $50 after June 7
$375 Society member ($425 Nonmember)

Group Discounts
are available for groups of 10 or more from the same company.

Only interested in a few sessions? You can purchase individual sessions for $100 here (nonmembers add $25)

Cancellation and Refunds: Full refund if received 10 working days prior to conference.  A $50 administrative fee is charged if canceling less than 10 working days before conference.  No refunds after June 18.  Exceptions considered on a case by case basis.
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Thank You to the Members in Industry Committee:

  • Jason Hulstein, Microsoft, Fargo (Chair)
  • Barry Chouinard, Fargo
  • Dee Ann Ellingson, UND Dept of Accounting, Grand Forks
  • Marci Erbele, Doosan Infracore Construction, West Fargo
  • KrisCinda Erickson, Minn-Dak Farmers Coop, Wahpeton
  • Jackie Gapp, Fargo Public Schools, Fargo
  • Sheldon Kauk, Eide Ford M-L, Inc, Bismarck
  • Janet Kubisiak, Basin Electric Power Coop, Bismarck (Board Liaison)
  • Niketa Kusler, Advanced Business Methods, West Fargo
  • Andrew Lerud, BlackRidge Bank, Fargo
  • Barry Maring, Sonmar Management, Fargo
  • Kim Nelson, Fargo
  • Jean Ostrom-Blonigen, NDSU EPSCoR, Fargo
  • Carol Rogne, DFC Consultants, LTD., Fargo
  • Jodi Satkunam, Fargo
  • Tamara Sprynczynatyk, American Crystal Sugar, Moorhead


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