Event Profile

CFO/Senior Accountant Webinar Series: Managing Expenses in Times of Inflation

February 10, 2022

Who Should Attend:

CFOs, senior accountants, accounting staff, and finance staff wanting to better understand board reporting and metrics.

Program Overview:

Costs are going up and ratepayers are reluctant to pay more. During this session, you will learn how to:

  • Balance the challenges of rising costs.
  • Estimate short- and long-term impacts of cost changes, and learn ideas to hold the line.
  • Discuss and analyze the changing landscape of costs to serve, and what may lie ahead.

    Program level: Intermediate

    Prerequisite: None

    Advanced preparation for this webinar is not required

    Delivery method: Group Internet Based

    Recommended CPE: 1.5

    Recommended field of study: Management Services

    Other Continuing Hours: This course qualifies for 1.5 hour of CEU. NWPPA certificates will be issued upon full completion of the webinar.

    Registration Requirements: Please register online at www.nwwpa.org, or contact Gail Patterson, registration@nwppa.org.

Program Recordings:

The course is only available live; no recording will be made available.

Program Instructor:

Teri Wallis, Terilyn Wallis Consulting

Program Schedule:

The webinar will be held from 10-11:30 a.m. Pacific Time. Attendees will be admitted 15 minutes before the webinar begins.

Related Webinars:

CFO & Senior Accountant Webinar Series: All 12 Webinars, January 13 - December 8, 2022 (includes discount)

How to Participate:

Instructions will be emailed to attendees 24 hours before the webinar and we recommend that you test the link to the meeting as soon as you get the instructions. The webinar is best viewed using Internet Explorer as your browser. We recommend that you use a landline for both your phone and your internet connections.

Program Fees:

Utility Member Rate: $120
Associate Member Rate: $180
Non-Member Rate: $360

Note: Organizations that register a group of employees will receive every fifth registration for free. For example, if you register five employees, you only pay for four; register 10 employees, you only pay for eight; and so on. There is nothing additional you need to do to receive this discount.

(Please visit CFO & Senior Accountant Webinar Series: All 12 Webinars to register for the complete series and receive classes at the discounted rate.)

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations are accepted with a full refund as follows:

For webinars and virtual classes, if the request is made at least five days prior to the course, then 100% of the registration fee will be refunded.

For in-person events, the following fee structure applies: cancellation at least 30 days prior to the event, full refund; within 15-29 days, $100 fee; and within 1-14 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee. When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling because NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions.

NWPPA Code of Conduct:

NWPPA holds professional conferences, meetings, and other events to enhance the success of our members, and we are committed to providing a professional environment free of inappropriate actions or harassment. All attendees are expected to observe the Code of Conduct while attending an NWPPA event and while participating in any NWPPA-sponsored social or networking function.

The Northwest Public Power Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: www.nasbaregistry.org.

For More Information:

To find out more about this event, or to learn about other events, view the Training and Event Catalog.