This conference was made possible in part through Hotel Occupancy Tax Revenue funded through the City of College Station along with our GFOAT Sponsors.
GFOAT PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP – (separate registration)
Tuesday and Wednesday, November 2-3, 2021 – Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center
By Oct. 15 $200 After Oct. 15 $250
Making Sense of the Madness – What You Really Need to Know About Municipal Budgets
The Pre-conference Workshop includes educational sessions, Tuesday box lunch, and Wednesday continental breakfast.
GFOAT FALL CONFERENCE – Growing Your Financial Future
Thursday and Friday, November 4-5, 2021 – Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center
GFOAT Active Member* By Oct. 15 $450 After Oct. 15 $475
GFOAT Non Member By Oct. 15 $575 After Oct. 15 $575
*Completed membership applications must be received by October 1 to take advantage of the member rates. The Fall Conference includes educational sessions, Wednesday evening reception, Thursday continental breakfast, lunch, social event, and Friday continental breakfast.
Sponsor staff is required to register online for the conference. Please choose the “sponsor comp” option to use your complimentary registrations. The sponsor set up is Wednesday afternoon. All preassigned shared sponsor tables will be in the Century Ballroom foyer. If you have any questions, please get in touch with Martie Simpson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cancellation and Substitute Policy
If you are registered and cannot attend, we encourage you to send a substitute. The cancellation fee is $75 and deducted from your refund. No refunds will be honored after October 15.
The Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center, located at 177 Joe Routt Blvd, College Station, TX 77840, has extended a room rate of $129 single and double. Please book your room by October 11, 2021, or until the block is sold out. To make a reservation, visit GFOAT Hotel Reservations.
Please be aware of housing poachers if contacted about booking hotel rooms for the 2021 GFOAT Fall Conference. The only GFOAT-endorsed hotel for this event is the Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center. Please note we are NOT working with any other companies to provide housing. If you receive any pirating emails or calls, please refer them to Lavern Gaines at email@example.com or 512-231-7447.
Continuing Education Credit
No prerequisites are required for any session.
CPE Credit: You will earn 12 hours of CPE credit by attending the entire Fall Conference. GFOAT is a sponsor of continuing professional education with the Texas State Boards of Public Accountancy (TSBPA). State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.
CGFO Credit: You will earn 12 hours of CGFO credit by attending the entire Fall Conference. GFOAT has final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CGFO credit.
Budgeting 101 Pre-conference Workshop: You will earn eight hours CEU/CPE credit by attending the entire Pre-conference Workshop.
All available handouts will be posted on the GFOAT website at www.GFOAT.org (under “Training”) for attendees to download. They will also be available on your conference app.
You will receive your confirmation and conference badge by mail in advance. PLEASE REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR BADGE TO THE CONFERENCE.
If you require assistance of any kind, including special dietary needs (such as allergies, restrictions, or sensitivities to particular ingredients) or need mobility, audio or visual aids, or other assistance, please contact Lavern Gaines at 512-231-7447 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The conference attire is casual so please dress for comfort. Be sure to bring a sweater or jacket to the sessions in the event the meeting rooms are cold.
Health and Safety
Please view the most up-to-date COVID public health recommendations here:
• National guidelines via the CDC website
• Texas guidelines via the DSHS website
• COVID-19: What we are doing – City of College Station (cstx.gov)
You may contact the TML Affiliate Services Department in the following ways:
1. Phone: 512-231-7400
2. Email: email@example.com