VASS & VASBO Winter Conference - January 11-12, 2021

Click here to view the Winter Conference Resources and Recordings

Registration is now open for the VASS-VASBO 2021 Virtual Winter Conference. VASBO members will be joined by VASS members for the first day of the conference and will participate in a second day of the conference designed solely for VASBO members. 

      VASS & VASBO Members: Monday, January 11, 2021 from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

      Solely VASBO Members: Tuesday, January 12, 2021 from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM 

This year's jointly planned event will feature presenters and panelists who will address budgetary and policy issues directly affecting Superintendents, School Business Officials, and other School Division Leaders. 

Some of the issues will include:

  • Governor Northam’s and the General Assembly’s proposed budgets
  • Potential legislative issues for the 2021 Session and their financial implications for school divisions
  • Unemployment issues related to COVID-19
  • Financial implications of collective bargaining
  • The relationship between instruction and finance
  • Trends with the Virginia Retirement System
  • Managing cybersecurity risks
  • An overview of the Calc Tool
  • What to expect from federal funding
  • Denise Ryan hosting her "Pandemic Pep Rally" with tips for staying motivated during a pandemic and challenging times! 

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE WINTER CONFERENCE AGENDA

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Registration 

All VASBO members are asked to register on the VASS website by using this link. 

*Although the VASS website only reflects the first day of the conference, your registration will include participation in both days of the conference.  

  • The fee for registration is $125/pp for VASBO members and includes VASBO membership participation in both days of the conference. 
  • Please note that the registration deadline is Wednesday, December 30, 2020.
  • All registered participants will be sent a separate follow-up email, with a link to register via Zoom for the VASS-VASBO Winter Conference. 

Vendor Partners

All VASBO vendor members are asked to register on the VASS website by using this link.  

  • VASBO Business Sponsors are invited to participate in the VASS-VASBO 2021 Virtual Winter Conference.
  • VASBO Sponsors receive limited complimentary registrations for representatives to attend the Winter Conference.
  • If you would like to register more representatives to attend the Winter Conference, please contact us at [email protected]
  • PLEASE NOTE: Each Complimentary Partner Representative must be registered separately.
  • Please use the registration form above to register each representative individually.
  • Once you have submitted the registration, the person or people whom you have designated to receive a confirmation email should see that email (with registration information included) within 24 hours.
  • The registration deadline is Wednesday, December 30, 2020.

We look forward to seeing you for this year's winter conference!

For questions or more information, please contact Brandon Monk at [email protected]