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Fall Symposium

 The NUAGA offers a one-day symposium each year in November. This provides up to 8 hours of CPE . Early Registration Ends Friday, Oct 26

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Spring Conference

 The NUAGA offers a two-day conference each Spring in April or May. This provides up to 16 hours of CPE 

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Fall Symposium 2018

Thursday, November 15, 2018

 Location:
Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, Utah
Driving Directions

Time:

7:30 am Registrationation and Breakfast
8:00 am Symposium Begins


Registration: ENDED


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Sessions, Speakers


8:00-8:10 - Welcome

      Jim Grover - President, AGA Northern Utah Chapter


8:10-9:00  Be the First One on the Dance Floor - How to Create a Movement

       Rob Ferre - Speaker, DJ & Host at Live of the Party Entertainment 

                Bio        Handout 


9:00-9:50    Practical Enterprise Security

       John Pohlman - Director of Information Security at Tanner LLC 

                Bio        Handout 

                                                                               Break 


10:10-11:00  Building Trust

      Jim Davis - Director of Executive Education in the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University 

               Bio        Handout 

                                                       

11:00-11:50  Ethics

      Brian Tarbet - Chief Civil Deputy, Office of the Utah Attorney General 

               Bio        Handout 

                                                                              Lunch


12:45-1:35    How to do your job when it is most difficult 

        Jacey Skinner - Former General Counsel for Governor Gary Herbert

               Bio        Handout 


1:35-2:25    Update on the New Prison 

        Utah Department of Corrections Transition Team 

        Capt. Johnny Reed

        Lt. Bisera Habibija

        Lt. Michael Millward

               Bio        Handout 


2:25-3:15    Relationship Factors - Foundations to Good Relationships

    Dr. Steven Merrill - CEO/Owner of Veritas Leadership Research & Consulting, Inc.

               Bio        Handout 

                                                                          Break


3:35-4:25   A Day of Champions

      Jeremy C. Holm - Former Head Coach U.S. Adaptive Bobsled Team, Author, Motivational Speaker

               Bio        Handout 


Spring Conference

May 23 and 24, 2018

uudandout Location: 

Utah Cultural Celebration Center

1355 West 3100 South

West Valley City, Utah


Time: 7:30 am Registration and Breakfast 8:00 am Symposium Begins 


May 23 - Agenda

                                                                 

   

Sessions, Speakers

8:10-9:00    State and Local Finances - Budgets, Policies and Programs

        Ron Bigelow -  Mayor, West Valley City
                                Handout


9:00-9:50    Selling Utah - Amazon HQ2 (lessons learned)

       Matt Hilburn - Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah)


                                Handout
                                                                               Break


10:05-11:45   Fraud and Consequences

       Jerome Mayne - Former Federal Inmate
                             

  

                                                                             Lunch



12:45-1:35  Our Experience Automating the State of Utah CAFR (Comprehensive Annual Financial Report)

      Sean Williford - Manager of Financial Reporting, State of Utah, Division of Finance

                             Handout     


12:45-1:35    Insurance Fraud in Utah 

      Armand Glick - Utah Insurance Department, Fraud Division Director

                             


                                                                     Networking



1:45-3:25    Excel Modeling and Data Analytics
    Val Steed - K2 Enterprises  
                            Handout


                                                                         Break

3:40-4:30    Project Management

    Clark A. Campbell - CEO, OPPM International
                           Handout


May 24 - Agenda

                                                       


 8:10-9:00    Current IT Threat Landscape

     Phil Bates - Chief Information Security Officer, Utah Department of Technology Services
    

                         

9:00-9:50    Public Private Partnerships 

     Jeff Edwards - Executive Director, Utah Advanced Materials & Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI)
                              

                                                                    Break

10:05-10:55    Data and Decision Making

     Scott Schaefer - Kendall D. Garff Chair in Business Administration and Professor of Finance, University of Utah
                             Handout


10:55-11:45    HR Challenges and Employee Motivation
     Jeff C. Herring - Chief Human Resource Officer, University of Utah
                           Handout


                                                                    Lunch


12:45-1:35    Economic Update
     Andrea Wilko - Chief Economist, Utah Office of the Legislative Fiscal Analyst
                          Handout


12:45-1:35Tax Update

    John L. Valentine - Utah State Tax Commissioner
                            Handout


                                                                   Networking

1:45-2:35    Your New SLC Airport

     Pete Higgins - Director of Airport Operations
                         Handout


                                                                 Break


2:50-3:40    Controlling the Numbers, Rather than Letting them Control You
     Kerri Nakamura  - Deputy Director, Utah Department of Heritage & Arts
                         Handout



3:40-4:30    Homeless Issues and Rio Grande

    Noelle Sudbury - Salt Lake County 

    Loggins Merrill - DWS 

    Lawrence Hopper - Utah Highway Patrol

Past Conferences

Fall Symposiums

Spring Conferences