2012 Rutgers Governmental Accounting & Auditing Update Conference

Last Occurrence: Thursday, December 6, 2012 7:45am - 4:30pm
Douglass Campus: College Center
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The Annual Rutgers Governmental Accounting and Update Conference is held each December and is attended by government auditors, accountants and financial professionals. The purpose of the conference is to bring leaders in public financial management to address the most pressing issues and provide an update on current regulations, accounting pronouncements, auditing issues and other subjects of interest. The conference is attended by approximately 150 individuals and also provides continuing education credits to Certified Public Accountants, Registered Municipal Accountants and other licensed professionals. Speakers have included the NJ State Treasurer, the NJ State Auditor, the NJ State Comptroller and officials from the Government Accounting Standards Board and representatives from the various NJ regulatory agencies.


Conference Agenda

7:45 - 8:15 Registration and Coffee
8:15 - 8:30


Dr. Yaw Mensah, Director, CGEAR, Rutgers Business School

Dr. Glenn R. Shafer, Dean for Faculty, Rutgers Business School                             

Irfan Bora, Conference Chair

8:30 - 9:20

State of the State: Past, Present and Future

Andrew P. Sidamon-Eristoff, New Jersey State Treasurer

9:20 - 10:10

DCA Legislative and Regulatory Update

Thomas H. Neff, Director, NJ Division of Local Government Services

Gerry Seneski, Assistant Director

10:10 - 10:30 Refreshment Break
10:30 - 11:20

GASB Update

Bob Attmore, Chairman, Governmental Accounting Standards Board

11:20 - 12:35

NJ State Auditor Update

Steve Ells, NJ State Auditor

12:35 - 1:15 Lunch
1:15 - 2:30

Local Government Debt Issuance - What Today's Issuers Need to Know

Joseph Monzo, CMFO Chief Financial Officer, Township of South Brunswick

Dave Thompson, Chief Executive Officer, Phoenix Advisors, LLC

Larry Bashe, Managing Director Public Finance, Raymond James | Morgan Keegan

Moderated by: Marc Pfeiffer, Principal, PfeifferGov, LLC

2:30 - 3:20

NJ Dept. of Education - Regulatory, Audit and General Fiscal Update

Patricia C. Scott, Director, Fiscal Policy and Planning

3:20 - 4:10

Comptroller Update

Matthew Boxer, New Jersey State Comptroller

4:10 - 4:30 Summary, Wrap-Up and Evaluations

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