2016 JFMIP Conference Schedule Released

Go to cfo.gov/jfmip/schedule to access the interactive schedule. The final schedule for the Joint Financial Management Improvement Program (JFMIP) Federal Financial Management Conference has been released. Go to cfo.gov/jfmip/schedule to access the interactive schedule and build your own track. Download the PDF schedule here. The conference, to be held on Monday, May 9, 2016, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International … Continued

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CFO Council RoundUp – April 13, 2016

Welcome to the CFO Council RoundUp, a series of blog posts on CFO.gov featuring news stories, training opportunities, and job openings from around the Council. In the News Senate Author of DATA Act Presses Agencies on Follow-Up, Government Executive, April 7, 2016. “As part of a broad push for improving reliability of the government’s financial statements, Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., on … Continued

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CFO Council Members Among 2016 Federal 100 Award Winners

Two members of the CFO Council were named as 2016 Federal 100 Award Winners by FCW. The list recognizes those who have made contributions in Federal IT. David Mader and Ellen Herbst were recognized for their contributions advancing shared services. Beth Angerman, Executive Director of Unified Shared Services Management, was also recognized. Congratulations to David Mader, Ellen Herbst, and Beth … Continued

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UPDATED: Register Now for FASAB Annual Update on April 18

Sign up for free CPE by April 13th at FASAB.gov/pre-registration! On Monday, April 18, 2016, the Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board will hold its 2016 Annual Update at the General Services Administration Auditorium, 1800 F Street NW, Washington DC. The update is provided free of charge to Federal employees. and attendees will receive 4 CPE credit … Continued

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CXO Fellows: Greg Benedict

The CXO Fellows Program regularly features members of the class of 2015-2016. This is a part of that series. Name: Greg Benedict Title: Contracting Officer Agency: National Institutes of Health Education: University of Maryland, MBA What one talent do you wish you had? That I could play the guitar. What’s the best part of your … Continued

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Nominations for the Scantlebury Award Open Through March 22

2015 Donald L. Scantlebury Memorial Award For Distinguished Leadership in Financial Management Improvement Nominations are being accepted now through March 22, 2016, for the 2015 Donald L. Scantlebury Memorial Award For Distinguished Leadership in Financial Management Improvement. The awards will be presented at the JFMIP Federal Financial Management Conference in Washington, D.C., on May 9, 2016. History … Continued

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2016 JFMIP Conference Registration Now Open

Registration is open, sign up today! Emerging Strategies in Federal Financial Management – May 9, 2016 The Joint Financial Management Improvement Program (JFMIP) Federal Financial Management Conference will be held on Monday, May 9, 2016, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. Conference sessions will run from 8:00 am until … Continued

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2 C.F.R 200: UNIFORM GUIDANCE

OMB together with Federal awarding agencies is issuing a joint interim final rule to implement the new guidance at 2 C.F.R. 200 titled Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance). The rule will be available for public inspection December 18th, published in the Federal register December 19th (at www.Federalregister.gov) … Continued

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