Sunday Morning Learning Opps

Engaging Unit Business Officers

  • Sunday, July 22
  • 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
  • Long Beach Conv Center
  • Level 1, 103AB
  • MS

Speakers

Laura Barnum

Associate Vice President for Resource Planning

University at Buffalo

Buffalo, New York

Beth Corry

Associate Vice President and Controller

University at Buffalo

Buffalo, New York

Description

In today’s limited resource environment, partnership and collaboration among college and university colleagues are vital to achieving financial sustainability and success. Join leaders from the University at Buffalo for a discussion about how they engaged unit business officers in an integrated resource planning environment. Learn about the methods used to assess unit business officer engagement, analyze and implement feedback, promote culture change, and educate staff. Gain an understanding of the drivers for implementing new systems and processes, educating users through training and development, and fostering an adaptive, strategic culture among unit business officers.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify methods to measure and assess unit business officer engagement.
  • Utilize unit business officer feedback to identify opportunities for efficiencies, operational excellence, and strategic use of resources.
  • Define the drivers for implementing change in a collaborative planning environment.