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Financial World of Information Technology® Conferences

ITFMA's Financial World of Information Technology® Conferences will be held at the Marriott Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel on April 13-17, 2015 and offers these four concurrently held conferences:

  • IT Financial Management Best Practices
  • Chargeback, Showback and Expense Management
  • IT Financial Management Practitioner Experiences and Case Studies
  • Government IT Financial Management

The April 15-17 conference registration fee is $1,695 and the April 13-14 optional workshops are $500 per day. The ITFMA group discounted room rate is $179 for single/double occupancy and the government rate is $119. All sleeping rooms and meeting rooms have free high-speed Internet access. To make room reservations, call (800) 468-3571 by March 13, 2015 and mention “ITFMA (IT Financial Management Association)” to get our $179 group room rate, discounted down from the standard $304 (avg.) rate.

 

Marriott’s Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel and Local Attractions

  • The renovated Marriott property, Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel, is a National Historic Landmark Hotel. It is ranked the #2 Best Hotel in Pittsburgh by U.S. News & World Report in 2014. The hotel sports old-world features like 12-foot ceilings, vintage furnishings, marble accents in guestrooms, along with modern amenities like free Internet and Wi-Fi in your room and throughout the hotel. Many rooms have views of the Allegheny River, one of the three rivers in Pittsburgh. A complimentary fitness center included cardio equipment and weights.
  • The hotel is located in the Cultural District near theatres, the Strip Shopping District, business centers and across the Allegheny River from PNC Park, home of the Pittsburgh Pirates, which is within walking distance from the hotel across the Robert Clemente Bridge.
  • Who said you have to spend money to have a good time? Check out all these free things to do (for more information go to (www.visitpittsburgh.com/essentials/free-pittsburgh):
    • free wireless Internet for two hours anywhere downtown
    • go underground in Pittsburgh's subway, called the "T," which you can ride for free within the Golden Triangle
    • Come “crawl” the galleries during the free quarterly showcases of art and entertainment in the heart of Downtown's Cultural District. Get started at any gallery.
    • Free admission to the Frick Art Museum, Car and Carriage Museum, and the lovely grounds surrounding them.
    • Take an Architectural Walking Tour and learn more about historic buildings on Grant Street and Fourth Avenue, in Market Square and the Cultural District, as well as the city’s bridges and river shores.
    • Every Friday from noon to 1pm, you can explore local landmarks and neighborhoods with an expert tour guide. A different neighborhood is featured each month.
    • Drop into the Society of Contemporary Craft for exhibitions and hands-on art activities that are free to the public
    • BNY Mellon presents free jazz music every Tuesday at 5-11 p.m. at the Cabaret and Backstage Bar both at Theater Square
    • Sing along during the Pittsburgh Banjo Club's practice sessions on Wednesdays at 8 p.m., which typically include 40 or more banjo players with a little brass backing from a tuba and horns. The beer is cheap and the entry at the door is free (just ring the buzzer).
  • Museum lovers should not miss the Andy Warhol Museum, Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Science Center, Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, and the ToonSeum (comics and cartoon art)
  • Ride the Duquesne Incline to scale the wooded slopes of Mt. Washington in restored cable cars used by commuters since 1877
  • See the city from the decks of a Gateway Clipper riverboat. Enjoy a narration on all things Pittsburgh - past and present.
  • Rivers Casino is located on Pittsburgh’s North Shore with 3,000 slot machines, 86 table games, happy hour, entertainment and dining.
  • Kennywood Park is America's Favorite Traditional Amusement Park with world-class coasters, beautiful gardens, classic thrill rides.
  • For complete information about the Marriott Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel, please go to www.renaissancepittsburghpa.com

 

World of IT Financial Management® Conferences

ITFMA's World of IT Financial Management® Conferences will be held at the Evergreen Marriott Stone Mountain Resort, in Atlanta, GA on July 13-17, 2015 and offers these four concurrently held conferences

  • IT Financial Management for Directors and Managers
  • IT Financial Planning, Budgeting and Reporting
  • IT Asset, Procurement, Vendor, Contract, and Expense Management
  • Telecommunication Financial Management

The July 15-17 conference registration fee is $1,695 and the July 13-14 optional workshops are $500 per day. The ITFMA group discounted room rate is $143 single/double and the government rate will be the prevailing 2015 government per diem. All sleeping rooms and meeting rooms have free high-speed Internet access. All meeting rooms have ergonomic chairs for your comfort. To reserve a room at these group discount rates, call (770) 879-9900 by June 12, 2014 and mention “ITFMA” or “IT Financial Management” to get our $143 group room rate, discounted down from the standard $314 all-meals-included rate. Each room has its own balcony/veranda with a Park view. You will be entitled to free dinners, free admission to Stone Mountain Park, free shuttle between the hotel and the Park, self-park and valet parking are also free.

 

 

Evergreen Marriott Stone Mountain Resort and Local Attractions

  • The Evergreen Marriott Stone Mountain Resort is AAA Four Diamond rated and located on 3,200 acres of natural wooded splendor in Stone Mountain Park and each room has its own balcony/veranda with a Park view; self-park and valet parking are free
  • Stone Mountain Park features a wide variety of fun family activities and things to do. The Park is Georgia's #1 attraction and just 15 minutes from downtown Atlanta, GA. Stone Mountain activities are suitable for all ages
  • Stone Mountain Park is named for the largest base-relief sculpture in the world – the Confederate Memorial Carving depicting three Confederate leaders of the Civil War, President Jefferson Davis, Generals Robert E. Lee, and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson (and their favorite horses, "Blackjack", "Traveller", and "Little Sorrel". The hillside carving towers 400 feet above the ground, measures 90 by 190 feet, and is recessed 42 feet into the mountain.
  • The Evergreen Marriott Resort offers the following amenities during and after the conference sessions:
    • Free admission to Stone Mountain Park with free shuttle between the hotel and the Park
    • All day refreshments, snacks and treats
    • Ergonomic chairs in all meeting rooms
    • Pool area includes two whirlpools, fire pits for groups of 4-5, huge chess and checker pieces to play on giant checker boards
  • No need to budget for meals because ITFMA is paying for your buffet breakfasts, lunches and dinners each day of the conference
  • Stone Mountain Park offers these activities:
    • Geyser Towers (suspended rope bridges and net tunnels connected to towering platforms that overlook the gushing geyser)
    • Visit Sky Hike (trek through treetops, suspended wooden & net bridges, wooden slats, and thick ropes high above the ground)
    • Summit Sky Ride (sky ride in a Swiss cable car up 825 feet to the top of Stone Mountain)
    • Scenic Railroad (five-mile ride around Stone Mountain and the surrounding landscape in open-air cars pulled by a 1940s locomotive)
    • Ride the Duck (open-air 1940s Army amphibious truck ride with funny stories, music and a splash into Stone Mountain Lake)
    • Camp Highland Outpost (climb rock walls, rope line bridges and zip lines)
    • Great Locomotive Chase (miniature golf course based on the real-life adventures of the Great Locomotive Chase)
    • Great Barn (super slides, trampoline floors, climbing structures and 65+ interactive games)
    • Stone Mountain Museum at Memorial Hall (artifacts and stories about the area that span 12,000 years)
    • Laser & Fireworks Show (world’s longest running Laser/Fireworks Show with Mountainvision’s 3-D like effects without the glasses)
  • For complete information about the Evergreen Marriott Stone Mountain Resort, please go to www.marriott.com/atleg

 

 

2015 Conferences Features

Conference Money Back Guarantee. You will not find another IT financial program in 2014 that beats ITFMA's conference value-to-price ratio. If you find another four or five day conference focused on the same IT financial disciplines with more renowned speakers, breadth and depth of material, number of presentations, networking opportunities, and for such reasonable registration fees in 2014, ITFMA will gladly refund your ITFMA conference registration fee.

Conference Features. These are some of the unique benefits from attending our 2014 conference programs:

• Week long 5-day IT financial management programs – only at ITFMA

• 4 concurrent conferences for the price of one

• Nearly 100 hours of educational presentations

• Additional 20 hours of peer networking at breakfasts, breaks, lunches, and cocktail receptions

• Receive handouts for all seminars, workshops and conferences held each day you are registered to attend so you can attend any of the 100 sessions of your choice

• 33 hours of continuing education for CPA, CMA, CIA, CISA & ITFMA certification

• Many of the sessions address best practices and are presented by leading experts

• Government per diem is available to qualifying conference attendees

• All full breakfasts and lunches are buffets to meet your individual dietary requirements and appetite

• Free Internet access at both hotels

• Drawings to win free passes to ITFMA 2015 conferences

• You will not find another IT financial program in 2014 that beats ITFMA's conference value-to-price ratio

Conference Discounts. ITFMA will be offering 20-40% discounts (up to $1,000) for early 2014 registrations in addition to their normal 10-20% group discounts for two or more registrants from the same organization. Speaking of the cost of education, Derek Bok said: "If you think education is expensive, try ignorance."

Free Conference Passes. By attending the last session at any ITFMA conference in 2014, you may win a free pass to any of our 3-day conferences in 2015. The drawings at ITFMA conferences are to reward those who see the value of attending the outstanding sessions typically scheduled on the last day of ITFMA conferences. Lucky attendees at each of the last sessions on the last day win passes to attend the ITFMA program of their choice by having their 3-day conference registration fee waived – a minimum value of $1,600-$1,700. The pass is transferable to a colleague if the winner is not able to attend.

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