2020 Schedule

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Conference Details

Join us on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, through Thursday, July 30, 2020, for the Southern Grants Forum 2020 Virtual Conference. This special Virtual Conference will feature a dozen sessions discussing the challenges facing grants-funded entities both today and tomorrow. By attending Southern Grants Forum 2020, you will enjoy informative and entertaining sessions exploring federal grants management, fiscal integrity, and human resource issues. Attendees will be able to participate during the live sessions online and will have access to on-demand recordings of all educational sessions for 60 days after the conference. (As explained below, CPE credit can be earned for the live event but not for the recorded version of the conference.)


CPE Information

Attendees at the Southern Grants Forum can earn Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits in accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors for the live event. Credits will be based on a 50 minute hour. One hour of CPE credit in the field of Specialized Knowledge (Nonprofits and Government) can be earned for each live educational session. A total of 14 hours of CPE in the field of Specialized Knowledge (Nonprofits and Government) can be earned for completing all live sessions. The method of instruction is group internet based.

Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: www.NASBARegistry.org.


Cancellation and Refund Policy

A new attendee can be substituted for the original attendee at no additional charge at any point before the conference. However, registrations cannot be cancelled and refunds will not be given after the Early Bird Registration period ends. No refunds will be given for any registrants who fail to attend, absent a timely cancellation; registrants who fail to attend (without a timely cancellation) are still obligated to pay the full registration fee. All cancellations must be in writing, but email is sufficient. If you previously registered for the in-person edition of the conference, your registration will be cancelled automatically effective June 1, 2020, and your registration fee refunded automatically to your original payment method.


Additional Information

For more information regarding refunds, concerns, and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at 334.348.1335 (Keith), 404.389.4864 (Brian), or 629.208.7709 (Lauren).