Wednesday, May 16th
Cleveland Browns Stadium
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Registration & Networking
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch & Speaker
1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Tour of Cleveland Browns Stadium
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Corporate Only Roundtable Discussions
"Emerging Country Risk"
Craig Schurr, SVP
Mr. Schurr will discuss emerging country risk, how to view, underwrite and manage the risks inherent in doing business in emerging markets. Mr. Schurr will also discuss current events and risks in the forefront of the news, including China and the Eurozone. The discussion will address credit and currency risks, as well as political, economic and terrorism threats.
Turkey Club Pretzel - fresh carved turkey breast, apple smoked bacon, havarti cheese, local greens, vine ripe tomatoes and avocado mayonnaise served on a soft pretzel roll with a pickle spear paired with an iceburg wedge salad that includes crumbled bleu cheese, tomatoes and cilantro ranch
PLT Pretzel - grilled portabella, lettuce, tomato and boursin spread paired with an iceburg wedge salad that includes crumbled bleu cheese, tomatoes and cilantro ranch
Corporate Only Roundtable Discussions
Roundtable Topic 1 - Getting the Most Out of Accounts Payable
Discussion led by Kelly Marek, Treasurer, CBIZ, Inc.
Join your peers to discuss the challenges and successes of leveraging your accounts payable funtion, including:
- Improving working capital through the AP function
- Using metrics to benchmark your department
- Use of corporate card programs (Pcard, Ecard, Travel Card)
Roundtable Topic 2 - Managing Global Treasury Operations / Teams
Discussion led by Ben Johnson, The J.M. Smucker Company
Join your peers to discuss the challenges and successes of leveraging your treasury teams and operations overseas, including:
- Liquidity and access to global capital markets
- Cash Repatriation
- Economic growth (or the lack thereof): What does that mean to your organization?
$50 Lunch / Speaker / Tour
$65 Lunch / Speaker / Tour / Corporate Only Roundtable Discussions
All attendees will receive by e-mail a week before the event a parking voucher to print. This vocher will allow you to park in the Great Lakes Science Center parking garage at a reduced cost of $5.00.