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The PowerFAIDS® National User Training and Conference

About This Year's Sessions  |   2017 Conference Schedule  |   Hotel Accommodations

The 22nd Annual PowerFAIDS® National User Training and Conference will take place on June 23-24, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina.

The 2017 PowerFAIDS National User Training and Conference is a great way to learn more about PowerFAIDS features, functionality, best practices, and shared user experiences. Session topics for 2017 will include:

  • Report Writing, including how to easily create custom reports on demand
  • Return to Title IV Calculations and PowerFAIDS letter templates
  • Trouble-shooting for Direct Loan Processing
  • Disbursement Processing and Reconciliations
  • Automated Packaging and Estimated Awarding
  • The External Update process to import Academic and Demographic data
  • The PowerFAIDS Scheduler Service for Imports, Exports, and Reports
  • Using Microsoft Excel to enhance PowerFAIDS usage
  • Federal Audit Compliance
  • Professional Judgment documentation and uploads
  • Using Algorithms for Budgets, Packaging, and Quality Control

Additional information, including detailed descriptions of sessions, will be posted to the PowerFAIDS Resource Center as it becomes available. Log in using your email address and password

2017 Conference Schedule

Thursday, June 22
4–7 p.m.Registration
Friday, June 23
7:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.Registration
7:30–9:00 a.m.Breakfast
9:00–10:15 a.m.Opening Session
10:15–10:30 a.m.Grab & Go Refreshment
10:30–11:15 a.m.Breakout Sessions
11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.Breakout Sessions
12:15–1:15 p.m.Lunch
1:15–2:00 p.m.Breakout Sessions
2:15–3:00 p.m.Breakout Sessions
3:00–3:30 p.m.Refreshment Break
3:30–4:15 p.m.Breakout Sessions
4:30–5:00 p.m.Birds of a Feather/Q&A Sessions
Saturday, June 24
8–11 a.m.Registration
8:00–9:00 a.m.Breakfast
9:00–9:45 a.m.Breakout Sessions
9:45–10:00 a.m.Grab & Go Refreshment
10:00–10:45Breakout Sessions
11:00 a.m.–10:45 p.m.Breakout Sessions
11:00 a.m.–11:45 p.m.Lunch
11:45 a.m.–1:00 p.m.U.S. Department of Education
12:45–2:00 p.m.Refreshment Break
2:30–3:15 p.m.Breakout Sessions
3:30–4:15 p.m.Breakout Sessions
4:30–5:00 p.m.Q&A Sessions

Hotel Accommodations

Hotel information for the 2017 conference will be available on the PowerFAIDS Resource Center in spring 2017.