Workshops and Webinars
2014 Municipal Fundamentals Workshops
April 2, 2014 - April 28, 2014
The Municipal Fundamentals Workshop is a comprehensive 3-day course which is designed to educate the finance officer who is new to municipal operations, advance the finance officer who has a desire to move up in municipal finance, or refresh the knowledge of the finance officer who has experience in municipal finance.
This workshop is being offered to fulfill the need for a local government finance course that covers essential municipal finance concepts, as well as advising participants of what is important and providing the basic "how to", and best practice information.
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May 25, 2014 - May 28, 2014
The dates have been set! The 2014 GFOA Alberta Conference will be May 25 to 28, 2014 at the Sheraton Red Deer Hotel, 3310 - 50 Avenue, Red Deer, Alberta. The early bird deadline will be April 25, 2014. This conference is being co-hosted by The City of Red Deer and Red Deer County.
Golf will be held at the River Bend Golf Club on Sunday, May 25th with a shotgun start at 1:30 pm. An alternative to golf, a Sylvan Lake Cruise, is available as an option for those looking for something a little different, also on Sunday, May 25th! Pricing for the Sylvan Lake cruise will be $65/ea, which includes busing, the cruise itself and dinner afterward.
The theme this year will be "The Heart of Leadership - Mind Over Matter".
You can reserve your rooms now at the conference rate of:
Sheraton Red Deer Hotel: $129 (Deluxe King or Deluxe 2-Queen). Please call toll free: 1-800-662-7197 or local: 403-346-2091 and mention you are with the GFOA Conference.
Black Knight Inn, 2929 - 50 Avenue, Red Deer: $110. Please call toll free: 1-800-661-8793, or direct: 403-343-7400 and quote the group number 61251.
Sandman Hotel, 2818 Gaetz Avenue, Red Deer: $105. Please call toll free: 1-800-726-3626 and quote group confirmation number 233982.
Please note that all meals, including the gala dinner, are included in the conference registration fees. Additional gala dinner tickets are available to purchase for spouses and guests.
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