Western Summer Seminar 2019

 Registration is closed for this event

July 18, 2019 | Terry Hills Golf Club, Batavia

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM | Registration and Light Networking Breakfast


8:30 AM - 8:35 AM | Opening Remarks


8:35 AM - 9:50 AM | Governmental Accounting and Auditing Standards:  Keeping Up to Speed

1 CPE - GSK| 1 GFI Elective Credit


Thomas Zuber, CPA, Partner, Raymond F. Wager CPA, P.C., a division of Mengel Metzger Barr & Co.


Session Learning Objectives

  • Learn about key developments in accounting, auditing, and financial reporting that affect state and local governments.
  • Become familiar with important issues in public sector auditing.
  • Learn about significant GASB projects on its current technical agenda.
  • Become familiar with the new GASB pronouncements and due process documents.


9:25 AM - 9:40 AM | Mid-Morning Networking Break


 9:40 AM - 10:30 AM | Workers Comp, 207 Disability and Your Municipality    

1 CPE - GSK | 1 GFI Elective Credit


Steve Pearl, President, Disability Management Associates, Inc.


Session Learning Objectives

  • Strategies for managing workers compensation and Section 207 disability cases.
  • Current trends in workers comp and disability claims.
  • Common pitfalls and mistakes made when working with workers comp and disability cases.     


10:40 AM - 11:30 AM | Automating Your Payables

1 CPE - GSK | 1 GFI Elective Credit


Debra Gentile, Executive Director, JP Morgan


Session Learning Objectives

  • What products are in the market to help public entities automate and streamline payables. 
  • What are the benefits and costs of automating payables?
  • What protections are available to mitigate fraud when automating payables.


11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Lunch


12:30 PM | Golf Outing

***You must fill out the bellow registration as well as register online. 


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Please Note: You must register and pay for the seminar by July 5th before your name will be added to the list of golfers. 


Registration & Payment: Please fill out the attached form and mail it or email it to Mandie Connell. If you need a separate invoice for golfing, let her know, she will be happy to create one for you. 


Golf is limited to 48 golfers (12 foursomes). Foursomes will be assigned on an A-B-C-D level basis to ensure an equitable tournament. Requests for specific pairings will be considered but not guaranteed. 

Please let us know on the payment page if you will be joining us for dinner. We hope you do!


Payment should be made in advance or brought with you to the seminar. Pre-registration is preferred. On-site registrations are accepted; however, there will be an additional fee of $10.00.




Cancellation notices must be made in writing and may be emailed to info@nyfoa.org.

Cancellations made up to one week prior to the event, will be refunded the registration fee less an administrative fee of $15.00.

No refunds will be issued for cancellations made less than one week before the event; the registrant is liable for the full amount of registration.

No Shows are liable for all registration fees.

Upon registering for this event, you agree to this policy.

July 18th, 2019 8:00 AM   through   12:30 PM
Terry Hills Golf Course
5122 Clinton Street
Batavia, NY 14020
United States
Seminar Fee
2019 Seminar
Member $ 75.00
Non-Member $ 150.00
Golf $ 25.00