Long Island Holiday Seminar 2021

 Registration is closed for this event

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 | Fox Hollow Conference Center, Woodbury

1:00 - 1:30 pm | Registration 

1:30 - 1:40 pm | Welcoming Remarks

1:40 - 2:30 pm | 2021/22 Economic Update - Post Pandemic Challenges 

Supply chain disruptions, inflation pressures and a tight labor market are just some of the challenges being faced as the nation and world slowly emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.  Gain perspective on where the economy is, what financial indicators are indicating for 2022 and the prospects for economic recovery in the Tri-State Metro Region. 

1 CPE - Advisory Services | 1 GFI Elective Credit

Michael Marino, Relationship Manager, New York Liquid Asset Fund (NYLAF)

2:40 - 3:30 pm | ARPA Aid and Uniform Guidance - A Primer

Many local governments are receiving ARPA funds from the Federal government in excess of the $750,000 threshold which triggers a federal single audit (uniform guidance).  This session explains what uniform guidance audits are and cover the process and procedures for audits conducted under these federal rules.

1 CPE Auditing (Gov't) | 1 GFI Elective Credit

Jennifer Katz, CPA, Partner, RSM US LLP
Melissa Quinn, CPA, Assurance Senior Manager, RSM US LLP

3:40 - 4:30 pm | Cybersecurity and Cyber Insurance - Not a Luxury Anymore

The computer systems of public sector entities are increasingly being targeted by hackers through ransomware and data theft.  What options are available for governments to lessen the chance of being a victim to these breaches?  Are there any cost-effective solutions in the market?  Learn about the latest options available and have your questions answered.    

1 CPE Specialized Knowledge (Gov't) | 1 GFI Elective Credit

Jim Doran, Area Vice President, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Lisa Guerin, Senior Vice President of Operations, Total Technology Solutions
James Tauer, IT Consultant, Total Technology Solutions

4:30 - 6:00 pm | Holiday Reception





We are excited to be returning in person! As excited as we are to be back in person, we are also sensitive to the changing environment with respect to COVID-19 and are dedicated to hosting an event that has the best interest of our attendees front of mind. To accomplish this we have updated our attendee policy concerning COVID-19 listed below.

  • NYGFOA is requiring all attendees to be screened on arrival to establish full vaccination status OR a negative test taken no more than 72 hours prior to arrival. Vaccination status can be proved by vaccination card or Excelsior Pass. Those who fail to provide either will not be allowed to participate in this seminar.
  • Walk-in registrants must abide by these rules as well.
  • Regardless of vaccination status, NYGFOA requests that masks are worn throughout the day.
  • Masks may be removed while sitting and eating meals.


  • 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. 
  • If you need a hard copy of the registration form, please contact the office. 


  • Cancellation notices must be made in writing and emailed to info@nygfoa.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. 
December 1st, 2021 1:00 PM through  6:00 PM
Fox Hollow
7725 Jericho Turnpike
Woodbury, NY 11797
Event Fee(s)
Seminar Fee
Member $ 95.00
Non-Member $ 190.00