2022 Annual Grants Training Agenda

Schedule TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY
Monday, April 18, 2022
2 – 5 p.m. Registration
Tuesday, April 19, 2022
6:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Registration
7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Expo Hall Open
7 – 7:45 a.m. Breakfast
7:45– 9:15 a.m. General Session with Keynote Speaker
9:30– 10:45 a.m. Plenary Panel (more information coming soon)
10:45– 11:30 a.m. Visit Expo Hall
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Luncheon
12:30 – 1:15 p.m. Visit Expo Hall
TIME
BREAKOUT SESSIONS
1:15 – 2:30 p.m.
Understanding Indirect Cost & How to Maximize Your Grant Opportunities
Single Audit 101 for Grant Managers - Decoding Audit Terms and Understanding Audit Findings Can Impact Your Grant Management
Grants Monitoring: From Federal Agency to the Subrecipient
Cybersecurity Threats & Trends (Post-COVID)  
3P2:30 – 3 p.m. Visit Expo Hall
TIME BREAKOUT SESSIONS
3 – 4:30 p.m. Decoded: 2 CFR 200 Procurement Standards
Subaward Drafting – Key Legal Issues and Recommended Key Terms
Grants 101 for Beginners
From Relief to Recovery--How the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds Differ from Coronavirus Relief Funds
TIME BREAKOUT SESSIONS
4:45 – 6 p.m. Improving Grant Compliance: How to Avoid ESSER and HEERF Audit Findings
Understanding Those Wretched "S" Words:
Supplanting, Sole Source, and Subawards for Beginners
The GREAT ACT: What Is It and What's Next?
Strategic Planning for a Coordinated Resource Development Culture
6 – 7 p.m.
Opening Reception
Wednesday, April 20, 2022
7 a.m. – 5 p.m. Registration
7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Expo Hall Open
7 – 7:45 a.m. Breakfast
7:45 – 9:15 a.m. General Session with Keynote Speaker
9:30 – 10:45 a.m. Plenary Panel (more information coming soon)
10:45 – 11:30 a.m. Visit Expo Hall
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Luncheon
12:30 – 1:15 p.m. Visit Expo Hall
TIME BREAKOUT SESSIONS
1:15 – 2:30 p.m. Grants Quality Service Management Office (QSMO): Working to Improve the Recipient Experience with Federal Grants Management Systems
Federal Grant Legal Update: Key Cases, Changes and Issues of 2021 and 2022
The Big Bang Theory: Grants 101 Survival Training 
Grant Management In A Crisis or Disaster: Prepare Your Procurement Tools Before the Disaster Strikes
2:30 – 3 p.m. Visit Expo Hall
TIME BREAKOUT SESSIONS
3 – 4:30 p.m. Indirect Cost Rate Proposals: Common Pitfall Case Studies  
The Operational Intersection of Existing Federal Funding & ARPA Funding
enGAGE!: Engaged Grantors Allied for Greater Equity
Uniform Administrative Requirements- Compliance with Procurement Standards 
TIME BREAKOUT SESSIONS
4:45 – 6 p.m. Conflicts of Interest in Federal Grants
Ethics in the Grants Life Cycle
The Oprah Model for Grant Compliance:
Instruct the Audience So Everybody Gets A Clean Monitoring Report 
Puhpowee - the Power of Grant Writing, a Beginner's Guide -
Grants 101 for Beginners Session
Thursday, April 21, 2022
7 a.m. – 1 p.m. Registration
7 – 7:45 a.m. Breakfast
TIME BREAKOUT SESSIONS
7:45 – 9 a.m. COVID-19 Funding to State, Local, and Tribal Governments –
The Fiscal Recovery Fund and Coronavirus Relief Fund
Insights from Grants-Related Audits Aimed at
Making Your Work More Effective and Less Painful
Grant Making with an Equity Lens 
Grants Financial and Program Management Best Practices
TIME BREAKOUT SESSIONS
9:15 – 10:30 a.m. Growing Complexity of Monitoring and the Need for Prioritization
American Rescue Plan Act Addressing Key Provisions and Compliance Matters
Successful Coordination and Division of Pre-Award Tasks –
Working with Federal Partners
Audits are Always Important! What Have We Done?
The Funding was Incredible, but Now It Is Audit Time 
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Plenary Panel (more information coming soon)


 

A continental breakfast will be provided on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
Lunch will be provided on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Schedules, locations and speakers are subject to change without notice.