Regional Conferences Provide Focused Content and Local Networking Opportunities

Regional Conferences are planned by CFMA chapters and offer CPE through sessions, such as construction finance and accounting and how to be a better leader. These conferences also offer the opportunity to network with construction financial professionals in the region.

Unable to attend a regional conference? Attend a local CFMA chapter meeting featuring relevant topics in construction finance and accounting and network with other construction financial professionals in your area. Click here to find a local CFMA chapter.

2019 CFMA Regional Conference Schedule

Southeastern Construction Regional
April 25-26, 2019
The Chattanoogan, Chattanooga, TN
Sponsoring Chapters:  Birmingham, Middle Tennessee
Contact:  John Moran, john@wrnewman.com or Gaines Moorer, GMoorer@hrariskservices.com

Louisiana Regional Conference
August 8-9, 2019
Renaissance Arts Hotel, New Orleans, LA
Sponsoring Chapters:  Greater New Orleans, SouthCentral LA
Contact:  Christina Chifici, cchifici@laporte.com

Southwest Regional Conference
September 15-17, 2019
Westin Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
Sponsoring Chapters:  Albuquerque, Inland Empire, Las Vegas, Orange County, San Diego, Valley of the Sun
Contact:  Pam Hummel, pamela.hummel212@gmail.com

Lone Star Conference
September 19-20, 2019
Hilton Palacio del Rio, San Antonio, TX
Sponsoring Chapters: Central Texas, Dallas-Ft Worth, El Paso, Heart of Texas, Houston, San Antonio
Contact:  Vivian Garza-Steele, Vivian.Garza-Steele@Zachrycorp.com

Mid-Atlantic Regional Construction Financial Management Conference
September 22-23, 2019
Hilton at Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia, PA
Sponsoring Chapters:  Central PA, Delaware, Gr. Berks-Lehigh, Gr. Pittsburgh, Gr. Wash. DC, Maryland, New Jersey, New York City, Philadelphia, South Jersey
Contact:  Jim McGettigan, jmcgettigan@cbiz.com

Midwest Regional Conference
September 23, 2019
Westin, Lombard, IL
Sponsoring Chapters:  Chicago, Fox River Valley, Madison, Milwaukee, Southwest Michigan, Western Michigan
Contact:  Chris Van Tassel, cvantassel@wintrust.com

Buckeye Construction Conference
September 25-26, 2019
Anderson Pavilion, Cincinnati, OH
Sponsoring Chapters: Greater Cincinnati, Northwest Ohio
Contact: Kerri Richardson, krichardson@vicpa.com, Bill Geisen, wgeisen@stites.com

Heartland Regional Conference
September 26-27, 2019
Ameristar in Council Bluffs, IA
Sponsoring Chapters:  Iowa, Kansas City, Nebraska, Siouxland
Contact:  Chris Van Long, cvanlong@bkd.com

Sacramento Regional Conference
September 29 – October 1, 2019
Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, CA
Sponsoring Chapters:  Northern Nevada, Sacramento
Contact: Dona Lisa Buschmann dbuschmann@mybendersolutions.com 

Rocky Mountain CFMA Conference
September 30-October 1, 2019
Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort and Spa, Beaver Creek, CO
Sponsoring Chapters:  Colorado, Pikes Peak
Contact:  Steve Hathaway, shathaway@semaconstruction.com

Carolinas Construction Conference
October 23-24, 2019
Grandover Resort, Greensboro, NC
Sponsoring Chapters:  Charlotte, Piedmont, South Carolina, Triangle
Contact:  Merrill Jones, MGJ@wardandsmith.com or Kay Swofford, cfma@conferenceresourcesnc.com

Ohio Valley Construction Conference
October 24-25, 2019
Seelbach Hotel, Louisville, KY
Sponsoring Chapters: Bluegrass, Central Indiana, Kentuckiana, Tri-State Indiana
Contact:  Mark Schaeffer, mschaeffer@bowdenandwood.com

Pacific Northwest Construction Industry Conference
November 12, 2019
Lynnwood Convention Center, Lynnwood, WA
Sponsoring Chapters:  Inland NW, Puget Sound, South Sound, WSCPA
Contact:   Donna Vance, dvance@wscpa.org

Florida Regional Conference
November 14-15, 2019
Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando, FL
Sponsoring Chapters: Central Florida, Miami-Dade, Northeast Florida, South Florida, Tampa Bay
Contact: Nathan Brainard, nathan.brainard@iousa.com