2015 Co-op Credit Conference
The 2015 Co-op Credit Conference will take place on October 8-9, 2015 at the Holiday Inn North/Carmel in Indianapolis, IN. This two day program is well-suited to the needs and time demands of co-op credit and collection professionals, and those involved in the process. The program focuses on current challenges in farm credit markets and is tailored for our agri-business industry, along with a discussion of the industry outlook for the near future. 9 CPE credits are available for this conference.
Past Conference Attendee Comments Include:
“Sessions had good content, yet interaction with other co-op credit professionals is still the most valuable aspect of the experience”
“Very good mixture of topics.”
“Good speakers and good information.”
“Another very good conference.”
“The discussions were great!”
Please see the “Learn More” and “Registration” boxes on the right side of this page for the conference agenda, speaker information, hotel room block information, etc.; or to register for the conference. If you have questions regarding the Co-op Credit Conference, please complete our contact form http://macc.coop/contact-us/ or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MAC-Ed Partners with NSAC to Offer CPE Credits on Our Co-op Financial Programs. The National Registry of CPE Sponsors is a program offered by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) to recognize CPE program sponsors who provide continuing professional education (CPE) programs, in accordance with nationally recognized standards. The names of approved CPE program sponsors are published in a listing distributed throughout the country, via the internet and in printed format. State Boards of Accountancy and their licensees can refer to this listing to identify and select CPE program sponsors. NSAC 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 addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN, 37219-2417. Web site: NASBA www.nasba.org Web site: NSAC www.nsacoop.org
Dennis Bolling Receives ACE Award
The 2015 recipient of the mentorship award from the Association of Cooperative Educators (ACE) has had widespread impact on the development of leaders in several cooperative sectors, especially agriculture. Dennis Bolling, CEO of United Producers, Inc. is the winner of the 2015 Reginald J. Cressman ACE Award. For more information, click on the following link: http://www.uproducers.com/images/uploads/2015_ACE_Award_NR_Bolling.pdf
NOTE: IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
If you are a MACC member, you must register on this website and obtain an ID and Password in order to get the MACC Member price for our education programs. Please click on “Log In” to register. Once you have registered, you will be approved which will allow you to register for any of our training classes at the MACC member rate.
2015 CFO Essentials and CFO/Controller Conferences
The 2015 CFO Essentials and CFO/Controller conferences will take place November 4-6, 2015 at the Marriott East, 7202 E 21st St., (317) 352-1231 in Indianapolis, IN. These two conferences will take place back-to-back, with the CFO Essentials Conference on November 4-5 and the CFO/Controller Conference on November 5-6.
The CFO Essentials Conference teaches the integrated view of co-op finance management. This two-day program qualifies for 8 CPE credits and includes methods for:
1. Managing Liquidity
2. Measuring Financial Risk
3. Developing Multiple Borrowing Reports
4. Debt and Equity Management Policies
5. Topics Driven by Annual Steering Committees
Past Attendee Comments:
“It was very interesting and was presented very well by giving background and basics.” “The program showed how cooperatives are treated under the Capper-Volstead Act.” “The scenarios were very helpful to understand the results of various actions and decisions.” “I learned a lot that I can take back with me to work.” “It was time well spent, interesting topics and great speakers.”
The CFO/Controller Conference is customized annually to deliver fresh and relevant topics to address the current economic trends and climate. This conference features top-tier industry speakers and qualifies for 8 CPE credits. Topics include:
1. Equity Structure
3. Revolving Equity
5. Managing Financial Risk
Past Attendee Comments:
“Excellent! Really will help my business.” “Nice overview that I can and will use.” “Obvious audience engagement!” “Information I will use over and over again.” “Relevant topics that I found useful in my job!” “I loved how the audience engaged with the speakers.”
Please check back later for the conference brochures with program agendas, speakers and MACC group room block information.