The National Grants Management Association (NGMA) supports over 4,000 professionals across grants management, including supervisory, support, accounting and compliance roles. The Annual Grants Training is a multi-day, in-person training event with keynote speakers, discussion panels, and breakout sessions. Attendees will have an opportunity to expand their network and learn about the latest hot topics in grants management.
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Grants Closeout – How’s Your backlog?
Date & Time: Wednesday, April 12 | 3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
Description: Closeout is an important step at the end of the award lifecycle that can be challenging for both recipients and awarding agencies. In this session we’ll discuss the challenges in closeout, why closeout is important, and the opportunities to improve the process.
Panel Discussion: Grants Monitoring: Don't Forget about Subrecipients
Date & Time: Thursday, April 13 | 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Description: Grants and other financial assistance is an effective way to support citizens and promote growth of our country through research and development. Grant managers must effectively monitor the grant recipients and sub-recipients to confirm the program meets it’s intended objectives and limits fraud, waste, and abuse. In addition to offering attendees, efficient ways to assess subrecipients, this session will also share how technology can be effectively leveraged to perform monitoring.
Moderator: Crystal Wolf, Partner, Public Sector Financial Services