Conferences

Fall Symposium

 The NUAGA offers a one-day symposium each year in November. This provides up to 8 hours of CPE 

Spring Conference

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

Past Conferences

See the agendas from past conferences

CPE Certificates

Links to CPE certificates and evaluations

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:
Early registration           

         AGA Member $100    Non-member  $120

              Online by Friday October 26,  by mail, postmarked by Friday October 26

Regular registration     

        AGA Member $120    Non-member  $140

              Online by Thursday, November 8,  by mail, postmarked by Monday, November 5


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Sessions, Speakers


8:00-8:10 - Welcome


8:10-9:00    Practical Enterprise Security

       John Pohlman - Director of Information Security at Tanner LLC                                            Handout 


9:00-9:50    Update on the New Prison 

        Utah Department of Corrections Transition Team                                                                          Handout 


                                                                               Break 


10:10-11:00  To be Announced

      Speaker to be announced 

                                                       

11:00-11:50  Ethics

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

  

                                                                            Lunch


12:45-1:35  Be the First One on the Dance Floor - How to Create a Movement

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


1:45-2:25    The Role of the Deputy Court Administrator

      Jacey Skinner - Deputy Court Administrator, Utah Administrative Offices of the Courts                                                                                                                                                                                                Handout 

                                                                          Break


 2:45-3:35   To be Announced

      Speaker to be Announced                                                                                                                                Handout

                                                       

3:35-4:25    Relationship Factors - Foundations to Good Relationships

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


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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

2017

2016

2015

Spring Conferences

2017

2016

2015