FAR Leadership Conference :
Leadership & Knowledge: Building for the Future
Session 2 Events
10:30 - 11:30 AM
What Keeps Executive Leadership Up at Night? Ask the ExpertsModerated by Jamie Saylor; Panelists: Chris Busky, Lou Novick, & Jeff Tenenbaum
Room: Congressional C
C-suite experts from finance, law, insurance and management will cover hot-button topics that all nonprofit executives should have on their radar. Whether the issue is how to provide the best balance of strategic and operational leadership for your organization, to insurance policies for telecommuting employees, to pressing legal matters related to intellectual property – these are the concerns that keep nonprofit executives up at night that our panel will raise.
Right Size ReservesPresented by Lisa Stover
Room: Meeting Room 16
Nonprofit professionals know that adequate cash reserves are crucial to the effective operation of the organization. However, studies consistently show that most nonprofits have less than three months of operating reserves on hand. This interactive discussion will share the key ingredients for an effective reserve policy; techniques for budgeting to build reserves; and how to how to identify the risk factors that may influence your organization’s needs.
InfoSec - What You Need to Know about Information SecurityPresented by Matt Ruck
Room: Meeting Room 5
As data breaches become the new norm, associations, nonprofits, and small businesses need to put into place mechanisms to ensure they are making the best possible effort to secure the data of their organization, their members, and their customers. What steps are best practice in InfoSec? Hear from an industry expert about vulnerability and penetration testing, cyber security insurance, cloud data security and the greatest risks to information security now and in the future.