Start Date: 2/13/2019 9:00 AM CST
End Date: 2/13/2019 7:00 PM CST
Venue Name: Holiday Inn South Location:
4751 Owen Ayers Ct
Eau Claire, WI United States 54701
Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association
Location: Holiday Inn South
Room Block Name: Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association or WECA
Room Cut-Off: Monday, January 14, 2019
Rate: $109.95+tax/night (double) and $114.95+tax/night (single)
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
CFC Statewide Workshop
1/4 Skill Builder Credit
The Capital Markets and Electric Cooperatives: Sheldon Petersen will share behind-the-scenes insight into how capital markets perceive co-ops’ role in the evolving energy industry, trends investors and rating agencies are watching, co-op credit ratings compared with those of IOUs, and why credit ratings matter.
Understanding Financial Statements: This session will help directors home in on key areas of financial statements, such as the Statement of Operations and Balance Sheet. It will heighten understanding of important ratios like Times Interest Earned Ratio (TIER) and Equity to Assets.
Strategic Planning: What is Keeping Directors Up at Night: CFC staff have accumulated interesting findings through strategic planning with electric cooperatives. This session will explain the top challenges co-op systems are facing.
Electric Rates: New Approaches to Ratemaking: This session will focus on cost-based rates, decoupling, purchased power adjustments, prepaid service, and time-varying rates. Learn the seven suggestions in the new CFC/NRECA rate guide.
*Program runs 9 a.m.–5 p.m. with a reception and dinner to follow.