The New Jersey School Boards Association on Friday, Feb. 28 is offering a School Finance Conference focusing on the budget process and other aspects of school finance. The conference will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (registration begins at 8:30 a.m.) at the Conference Center at Mercer, 1200 Old Trenton Rd., West Windsor, N.J. 08550.

Training will include a session, “School Finance: You Know More Than You Think!” featuring an expert-led panel discussion on cost-saving measures and sound strategic financial decisions.

Learn about the legal requirements for procurement, as well as what to expect, both at the table and in administering the changes.  Sessions will include an opportunity for attendees to pose questions to the presenters.

The School Finance Conference will also include an overview on cyber risks for New Jersey school districts; breakout sessions on a variety of topics; and a networking “lunch and learn,” featuring hot topics in school finance.

Cost/Registration Information The cost is $99 per person. Registration of school board members and other district staff who have been reported to the NJSBA through the completion of the district census form may be completed online, but only by the school business administrator, who must attach a scanned copy of the purchase order with the registration.

Who Should Attend? School board members, business administrators, superintendents, school human resource professionals, and district staff members with an interest in school finance, employee health care, and procurement.

For questions regarding this program, please email Lou Schimenti.