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AGA 2018 Professional Development Training (PDT)

Innovate, transform, and achieve

Deloitte is proud to sponsor the Association of Government Accountants (AGA’s) 2018 Professional Development Training (PDT) taking place July 22-25, 2018 in Orlando, FL. PDT brings together the top officials in federal, state, and local government, as well as from academia and the private sector, for three-and-a-half days of valuable training and networking.

We've got the data ... Now what?

Monday, July 23, 2018: 10:30–11:45 a.m. EST
Room: Grand 12-14
Session number: M101

Moderator: Dave Mader, chief strategy officer, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Amy Edwards, senior advisor, Financial Transparency, US Department of the Treasury
Atisha Burks, deputy, Office of Financial Reporting, Policy, & Property, United States Coast Guard
Tim Gribben, CPA, CFO & AA for Performance Management, SBA

With the DATA Act, data is beginning to become more consistent and reliable. Now, agencies have a plethora of interesting federal obligation and spending data at our fingertips. While some agencies see it only as an exercise in compliance, others are starting to realize there is a lot of potential with this data. Join this session to explore these points … and more!

Government’s blockchain journey—lessons learned

Monday, July 23, 2018: 2:05–3:20 p.m. EST
Room: Canary 1-2
Session number: M117

Moderator: Christina Canavan, managing director, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Bo Shevchik, CGFM, PMP, outreach and marketing strategy, Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
Craig Fischer, PMP, program manager, Bureau of the Fiscal Service

Blockchain has potential to bring security, efficiency, and speed to a range of services and processes. How should agencies look to incorporate blockchain into the way they function today? Panelists will share successes, pain points, and lessons learned from standing up solutions from blockchain technology.

Process robotics: Building finance bots LIVE!

Tuesday, July 24, 2018: 4:05–4:55 p.m. EST
Room: Crystal A-B
Session number: T137

Moderator: Chris Huff, US Public Sector Robotic Process Automation lead, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Ann Fallon, director of accounting operation, FIT, Department of Treasury
Jennifer Cosner, program director, FIT, Department of Treasury
Sahra Torres-Rivera, CGFM, CPA, J.D., deputy CFO, FDA

Hear from digital labor experts about how operations improvements with robotics and cognitive solutions can drive greater efficiency, cost management, and employee morale. This session will also feature a live demo of digital labor currently in action at a federal agency.

Event details:

Date and location:
July 22-25, 2018
Orlando World Center Marriott and Convention Center


See the impact you can make

Deloitte is hiring in the Government & Public Services practice!
Missions vary across the government, but the stakes don't. When you work in or for the US government, you're helping to shape the technology, services, and systems responsible for the safety, wellness, and prosperity of the American people. Deloitte provides a range of consulting and advisory services that aim to help federal agencies and programs achieve these complex and important missions.

See the impact you can make.


Reserve your spot

If interested in scheduling an interview during AGA PDT, please send resume to our PDT recruiting team.