august, 2017

29augAll Day30CFC Statewide Director Financial Workshop715 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657

Event Details

DS CFC Financial Workshop

 

CFC FINANCIAL WORKSHOP FOR DIRECTORS

 

Date:

Tuesday & Wednesday

August 29 & 30, 2017

 

Location:

Vail Marriott

715 W Lionshead Cir

Vail, CO 81657

970-476-4444

https://aws.passkey.com/go/2017crea

Colorado Rural Electric Group Rate:  $159 + $20 resort fee

Deposits are non-refundable after August 7, 2017

 

Time:

Tues: 1:00 – 5:00 pm

Wed: 7:30 am – 12:00 pm

 

Fee:

There is no fee to attend, but you must register.

 

Spouses are welcome to attend the reception and dinner, but they must register.

 

Registration Deadline:

August 1, 2017

 

To Register:

Contact Jen Hight at the CREA office:  jenhight@coloradorea.org or 303-455-2700 ext. 700

 

Questions:

Contact Chip Marks at

Chip.Marks@nrucfc.coop or (720) 724-3301

Agenda

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

 

1:00 p.m.       Welcome and Housekeeping

 

1:15 p.m.       Economic Update

Get an update on the latest economic trends including unemployment, GDP growth and interest rates.

John Suter, Vice President, Capital Markets Research & Analysis, CFC

 

2:15 p.m.       Break

 

2:30 p.m.       Understanding Financial Statements

This session will help directors better understand financial statements and be able to hone in on key areas, such as the Statement of Operations and Balance Sheet. It will also increase understanding of several important ratios such as Times Interest Earned Ratio (TIER) and Equity to Assets.

John Grant, Vice President, Events & Training, CFC & Eric Anderson, Regional VP

 

3:45 p.m.       Break

 

4:00 p.m.       Understanding Financial Statements (continued)

 

5:00 p.m.       Adjourn

 

5:30 p.m.       Reception and Dinner Hosted by CFC

 

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

 

7:30 a.m.       Hot Breakfast Buffet

 

8:00 a.m.       The CFC You Don’t See

CFC CEO Sheldon C. Petersen will discuss the role of CFC within the cooperative network and provide some behind-the-scenes insight into questions such as: How does CFC fit into the world of finance? How is CFC different from other financial institutions? How does CFC raise funds, make loans, and work with banks, investors and rating agencies to serve member-owners?

Sheldon C. Petersen, CEO, CFC

 

 

 

9:15 a.m.       Industry Update

This session will provide an update on renewable energy trends, including battery storage, and the impact it is having on power markets.  In addition, we’ll discuss solar deployment options including financing alternatives

Greg Starheim, SVP, Business & Industry Development, CFC

 

10:30 a.m.     Break

 

10:45 a.m.     Cyber Security Update

This session will explore why it is important for directors and co-op leaders to understand cyber security risks and tradeoffs.

Instructor TBD

 

11:45 a.m.     Adjourn

Box lunch provided by CFC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Time

august 29 (Tuesday) - 30 (Wednesday)

Location

Vail Marriott

715 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657

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