Tuesday Midday Learning Opps

Modernizing Budgeting and Long-Range Planning at Auburn

  • Tuesday, July 16
  • 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Austin Conv Center
  • Level 4, 18AB
  • BMO

Speakers

Bryan Elmore

Assistant Vice President, Budgets & Business Operations

Auburn University

Auburn University, Alabama

Description

Hear the reasons and institutional objectives driving Auburn University’s transition to Responsibility Center Management. In addition to discussing pitfalls and challenges, the speaker will share technological and process solutions and provide a summary of the initiative’s efforts and benefits. The session will demonstrate how the university’s selected technology can be used to examine what-if scenarios, long-range planning, and budget preparation.

Learning Objectives

  • Define the activities needed to transition budgeting and planning processes to a new system platform
  • Anticipate common challenges that arise during the development and go-live stages of a transition process
  • Assess the training needs of stakeholders who will use the new system