WASBO Foundation Spring Conference & Exhibits

Conference Schedule at a Glance

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2020
8 - 10 pm
Spring Conference Opening Reception (Double Cut Restaurant)
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
8 - 9:30 am
Scholarship Fundraiser Golf Outing Registration
9:30 am - 3 pm
Scholarship Fundraiser Golf Outing (Trapper's Turn shotgun start)
10:30 am - 4 pm
Scholarship Fundraiser Bike Ride (The 400 Trail)
3 - 7 pm
 Conference registration
4:30 - 6:30 pm
Networking Reception (Kalahari Convention Center)
Thursday, May 14,  2020
7 am - 4:30 pm
Conference Registration
7 - 7:45 am
 Continental Breakfast
7:45 - 8:15 am
Conference Welcome & Legislative Update
8 am - 1 pm  Red Cross Blood Drive - Visit the Nurse and Save a Life!
8:15 - 9:15 am
Concurrent Sessions
  • Product & Equipment Selection - Module 1 Core
  • Proposed Legislation for Wisconsin Schools - Lead in Drinking Water: A Look at the Proposed Wisconsin's LRB19-3539
  • Summer at a Glance
  • Practical & Legal Considerations for Addressing Mental Health in the Workplace
  • Building a Community of Trust with Your Vendors
  • Go with the Flow - Fine-Tuning Your Cash Flow Projections, Borrowing and Investing
  • Strategic Planning: Leadership Through Planning
9:25 - 10:25 am
Concurrent Sessions
  • Performing Custodial Staffing Levels and Assessments - Module 1 Core
  • Are You Prepared for a DSPS (OSHA Equivalent) Inspection?
  • DPI Current Updates, Reminders and Reporting Requirements
  • Best Practice Changes for Success: A Tour of Statewide Healthcare Practices
  • Leading the Way Without Losing Yourself
  • Business Office Best Practices Series - Episode 2: Long Range Financial & Referendum Planning
  • Investing in Wisconsin Public Schools
10:25 - 10:50 am  Dedicated Exhibit Time
10:50 - 11:50 am
Concurrent Sessions
  • Custodial Supervision & Evaluation - Module 1 Core
  • The Road Map to Navigating Through a School Disaster
  • Fiscal Audit: What You Need to Know for Your Upcoming Audit
  • EAP Best Practices
  • WISEdata Finance
  • Understanding What Factors Determine a Credit Rating: Steps You Can Take to Strengthen Them
  • Business Ethics
11:50 am - 12:40 pm Scholarship Recognition and Networking Lunch
12:40 - 1:50 pm
Dedicated Exhibit Time
1:50 - 2:50 pm Concurrent Sessions
  • Building a High Performing Team - Module 1 Core
  • What To Do When Your Roof AND Building Envelope Leaks
  • Transportation Basics
  • You Want to Do What?
  • When The Students You Are Protecting Become the Threat
  • What Do Fiscally Successful Schools Do Differently?
2:50 - 3:20 pm
Break in Exhibit Hall
3:20 - 4:20 pm Concurrent Sessions
  • Energy Accounting & Education - Module 2 Core
  • Sustainability Throughout the Life of a Building: Strategies & Case Studies from Three Wisconsin School Districts
  • Preparing for Year End
  • Interactive Conversations and Legal Compliance
  • Partnering with Mother Nature - Getting the Most Out of School Forest Land
  • Analyzing & Communicating Fiscal Data with Linking to Academics
  • Creating a Long-Range Master Plan You Can Use
4:20 - 5:30 pm

Exhibit Hall Reception - Raffle & Silent Auction Winners Posted at 4:20 pm; Second Chance Drawing at 5:15 pm

7:30 - 10 pm  Networking Event at Kalahari
   
Friday, May 15, 2020
7 - 8 am
Breakfast
7:30 - 8:45 am
General Session - WASBO Business Meeting
8:55 - 9:55 am
Concurrent Sessions
  • Understanding HVAC - Module 2 Core
  • Construction Punch Lists
  • Intro to OPEB Requirements and Fund 73 Accounting
  • Wage and Hour Law Compliance and Recent Developments
  • Wisconsin Worker's Compensation System: Understand the Basics to Help Control Your Costs
  • Capital Referendum Planning Strategies
10:05 - 11:05 am
Concurrent Sessions
  • Electrical Systems: Lighting - Module 2 Core
  • Designing Safe and Secure Environments for Our Next Generation of Learners
  • Debt Service Management 102
  • Pay Decisions: The Good, The Bad and The Costly
  • Cyber Safety - What Are You Doing to Manage the Risk?
  • Fraud Prevention & Effective Controls
  • Book Study
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Concurrent Sessions
  • Electrical Systems: Power and Low Voltage Systems - Module 2 Core
  • Look to the Future to Find the Hidden Potential in Your Existing Buildings
  • Tying It All Together
  • How Stress is Impacting Your Medical Claims and What You Can Do About It
  • Creating Programs to Increase Student Health and Wellness When the School Nutrition and Finance Departments Collaborate
12:15 pm
Grab & Go Lunch