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Long Island Spring Seminar 2023

Online registration is closed. On-site registration is accepted. 


Thursday June 15, 2023 | Hotel Indigo, Riverhead

9:00 - 9:30 am | Registration  

9:30 - 9:40 am | Welcoming Remarks

9:40 am - 10:30 am |  Accounting for Public Sector Grants

Accounting, managing, and reporting for public sector grants can be complex and challenging. This session will provide an overview of the process and take your questions. 

1 CPE Accounting | 1 GFI Elective Credit


Marianne VanDuyne, CPA, Managing Partner, R.S. Abrams & Co., LLP

Alexandria Battaglia, CPA, Partner, R.S. Abrams & Co., LLP

10:40 am to 11:30 AM  | Accounting and Financial Reporting for Capital Projects

Accounting and financial reporting for capital projects can be tricky - especially for less experienced finance officers.  This session will provide an overview of the process and address your questions.

1 CPE Accounting  | 1 GFI Elective Credit


Philip Marciano, CPA, CGMA, CGFM, Managing Director, CBIZ Marks Paneth 

11:40 am to 12:30 pm  | PCI Compliance Update

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a set of security standards designed to ensure that all companies, regardless of size, that accept, process, store or transmit credit card information maintain a secure environment.  This includes government entities as well.  This session will review the PCI Compliance Standards, how the standards are an important component in mitigating credit card fraud, and introduce you to PCI 4.0, the updated standards which take effect in March 2024.

1 CPE Specialized Knowledge | 1 GFI Elective Credit


John Wheeler, Product Management - SMB Security, Fiserv

Mani Dhanaeskaran, Director of Business Operations and Merchant Compliance, Fiserv

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm | Networking Luncheon




  • Upon registering for this event, you agree to the below policies. 


  • 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. 


  • CPE and GFI credit can be earned by verified attendees of the Seminar. 


  • Cancellation notices must be made in writing and emailed to
  • 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. 

Recording & Use of Photography Policy:

  • By registering for this seminar, you give NYGFOA the right to publish and distribute photos and/or videos taken of you during the program.

Personal Information Policy:

  • NYGFOA may collect, store, or transmit your personal identifiable information such as name, address, contact information, preferences, demographic information, as well as any hotel or travel requests you provide us. This information is necessary for the facilitation of registration services for you. This information may be shared with other 3rd parties such as travel or lodging providers.

ADA Policy:

  • If you require special accessibility or accommodations please email Mandie at
June 15th, 2023 from  9:00 AM to  2:00 PM
Hotel Indigo Long Island- East End
1830 West Main Street, Rt. 25
Riverhead, NY 11901
Event Fee(s)
Seminar Fee
Member $95.00
Non-Member $190.00