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3/24/2015
Please read the newsletter here

3/12/2015
  • Victoria - Victoria Inner Harbour Marriott - Friday, April 24th - full day course - REGISTRATION
  • Surrey - Sheraton Guildford - Tuesday, April 28th - full day course - REGISTRATION
  • Penticton - Penticton Trade & Convention Centre - Tuesday, May 26th (pre-conference) - full day course - REGISTRATION

3/12/2015
  • Victoria - Victoria Inner Harbour Marriott - Thursday, April 23rd - full day course - REGISTRATION
  • Surrey - Sheraton Guildford - Monday, April 27th - full day course - REGISTRATION
  • Kelowna - Coast Capri - Thursday, April 30th - full day course - REGISTRATION

3/2/2015
Thank you to Econics - a Silver Sponsor

3/26/2015
Job posting is here

3/25/2015
Job posting is here

3/13/2015
Job posting is here

3/24/2015
More information is available here

2/4/2015
Check your balance here

 

2015 Annual Conference
Penticton Trade & Convention Centre

Penticton - May 27-29

Keynote Speaker:   RICK HANSEN

Register at:   REGISTRATION

Session information:   SESSION GUIDE

Timetable:   CONFERENCE AT A GLANCE

Hotel Information:  

Our room block at the Lakeside Resort is full, but we have rooms available at the Ramada Penticton under Government Finance Officers group code – CGGO15 until April 15th. Reservations can be made via email at reservations@pentictonramada.com or by phone at 1-800-665-4966 or 250-492-8926 x 0 (speak with the front desk).


Pre-Conference courses will be held on May 25-26

Register at:   PRE-CONFERENCE

Monday, May 25th
  • Internal Controls to Help Manage Financial Risk - Brochure
  • Lean Process Improvement - Brochure
  • Sources and Uses of Funds - Brochure
  • Tax and Assessment: End to End Process - Brochure 

Tuesday, May 26th
Earlybird registration rates available until March 31, 2015.
 

GFOA of BC - WHO ARE WE?

Established in 1989, the Government Finance Officers Association of British Columbia is a not-for-profit organization that represents local government finance officers in BC.  Our membership is comprised of over 1000 members representing 160 Municipalities and 28 Regional Districts in the province.

OUR VISION

GFOA of BC is the leading association for local government financial management in Canada.

OUR MISSION

Excellence in local government through the support and development of our members.

OUR VALUES
 
Professionalism, Leadership, Collaboration.

WHAT WE DO

Our focus is on training and development of finance professionals.  We offer a variety of courses and workshops on topics of current interest and relevance to local government finance officers.  Our annual Boot Camp 5 day intensive workshop has been well received as an important training and orientation tool for new municipal finance officers, providing them with the skills and knowledge required for their jobs.  We also provide opportunities for our members to connect with other local finance professionals and supporting organizations by holding an Annual Conference and Trade Show in May.

WHY BECOME A MEMBER?

GFOA of BC members are part of a network of professionals, facing the same challenges and issues within municipal finance.  Members receive monthly updates from the Association, quarterly newsletters,  preferred pricing for GFOA events and access to our website resources and discussion forum.
 


 

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Contact Us

Government Finance Officers Association of BC
#408 - 612 View Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1J5

Tel: 250-382-6871

Rob Bullock
Executive Director
rbullock@gfoabc.ca

Liz Cookson
Member Services Manager
lizcookson@gfoabc.ca

General Enquiries
office@gfoabc.ca

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