Who Should Attend:
CFOs, senior accountants, accounting staff, and finance staff wanting to better understand board reporting and metrics.
During this session, you will learn how to:
- Establish the scale and feel of interest rates in your utility's overall finances.
- Discuss the impact of interest rates within business decisions.
- Gain an overall understanding of interest rate risk from the lenses of spenders vs. savers.
- Correlate the interaction of interest rates and the economy.
- Apply industry concepts of WACC (weighted average cost of capital).
Program level: Intermediate
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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The course is only available live; no recording will be made available.
Teri Wallis, Terilyn Wallis Consulting
The webinar will be held from 10-11:30 a.m. Pacific Time. Attendees will be admitted 15 minutes before the webinar begins.
CFO & Senior Accountant Webinar Series: All 12 Webinars, January 13 - December 8, 2022 (includes discount)
Revenue – Budgeting, Forecasting, and Adjusting, January 13, 2022
Managing Expenses in Times of Inflation, February 10, 2022
Depreciation, April 14, 2022
Margins – Getting the Return Your Utility Needs, May 12, 2022
Cash Flow, June 9, 2022
Work Plan 2022, July 14, 2022
Reporting – Communicating Information to Achieve Organizational Goals, August 11, 2022
Metrics – From Scorecards to Monitoring, September 8, 2022
Internal Controls, October 13, 2022
Executing the Business Plan, November 10, 2022
Financial Evaluations – What You Need to Know and Your Role, December 8, 2022
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.
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.)
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.