Sunday, April 2, 2017

5:00-6:00 p.m. Meeting Check-In and Pick-Up Materials at Aloft
6:00-8:00 p.m. Welcome Reception hosted by Elliott Davis Decosimo

Monday, April 3, 2017

7:00-8:00 a.m. Breakfast @ Aloft
8:00-8:30 a.m. Intros, Welcome and Opening Remarks
8:30-9:30 a.m. General Session:
The 2017 Economy and Beyond: Can We Escape the Slow Lane? – Dr. Bruce Yandle, Dean Emeritus, Clemson
9:30-9:45 a.m. Break and Snacks
9:45-10:40 a.m. General Session:
Information Security Concerns of the University…Are they Really Different than our Corporate Organizations? – Dr. Kevin McKenzie, Chief Information Security Officer and VP of Information Technology, Dollar Tree Inc.
10:50-11:45 a.m. Break Out Sessions:
Harnessing the Power of Data at Clemson University – Matt Chambers (Clemson)

The Power of a Bank Partnership on the Road to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship – Doris Dixon & Paula Alcock (Bank of America Merrill Lynch) and Eric George (Clemson)

Benchmarking Panel Discussion – featuring Chief Financial Officers of major conference research institutions including Clemson, NC State, UNC, and UVA

Research Administrator Round Table …What Keeps You Awake At Night? – an opportunity to discuss amongst your ACC peers what keeps you awake at night and share lessons learned – Beverly Leeper (Clemson) joined by Carrie Hurney (Huron Consulting Group Inc.)
12:00-1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00-1:55 p.m. General Session:
Emerging Tax Topics in Higher Education – Understanding Your Institution's Risks – Howie Houston, Denise Hill, and Kay Biscopink (Elliott Davis Decosimo) and Steve Crump (Clemson)
2:05-3:00 p.m. General Session:
Making the Case For Technology Change – Jack George, Associate VP of Information Technology (University of Miami) and Sherry Amos, Director, Market Development, Education & Government (Workday)
3:00 p.m. Snacks Available
3:30 p.m. Load buses for Clemson University
4:30-6:00 p.m. Combined Bus and Walking Tour of the Clemson Campus
6:30-8:30 p.m. Dinner at Memorial Stadium – Hosted by Bank of America Merrill Lynch
8:30 p.m. Depart from Clemson and return to Greenville/Aloft

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

7:00-8:00 a.m. Breakfast @ Aloft
8:00-8:15 a.m. General Announcements
8:15-9:10 a.m. General Session:
Adapt and Ignite: Turning Change Into Opportunity – Dr. Gary Bradt
9:20-10:15 a.m. Break Out Sessions:
P3s: Beyond Housing – Steve Kantor (Hilltop Securities) and Rick Petillo (Clemson)

Enterprise Risk Management: One ACC School's Story – Phil Porter (University of Virginia)

An Olive Branch of Data: Building Department Relationships Through Strategic Outreach – Aubrey Miller (Clemson)

Utilizing Hyperion to integrate Planning, Reporting, and Financials at Clemson University –  Jim Baxter (Clemson) and Jonathan Etkin (Performance Architects)
10:15-10:40 a.m. Break and Snacks
10:45-11:45 a.m. General Session:
Tools, Tips and Techniques to Mitigate Fraud – Alan Hale, SVP, Senior Fraud Policy Strategist (Bank of America Merrill Lynch) and Scott Pigeon (Clemson)
11:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Wrap Up and Pass the Hat
12:00 noon Box lunch available