BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//business.gmu.edu//Event Calendar//EN VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH BEGIN:VEVENT UID:3138f3ade045e8435bd0ec9de21036fc@business.gmu.edu DTSTAMP:20141127T203737Z DTSTART:20130320T073000 DTEND:20130220T223000 SUMMARY:The Outward-Facing CFO: Identifying Opportunities to Spur Growth DESCRIPTION:Speaker: Dr. Sonia Ketka, George Mason University\nDespite domestic and global economic headwinds, uncertainty and instability, CFOs have an opportunity create value for their organizations under these circumstances by ensuring that critical initiatives are adequately resourced, clearly aligned to deliver financial results, and that organizations have a disciplined approach for measuring results throughout the organization. Despite their cautiously optimistic outlook for 2013, CFOs expressed continued concern about the global economy and a growing lack of confidence in the U.S. government. According to those surveyed in the 2013 CFO Sentiment Study, the global economy represents a continued risk to overall performance. Professor Robert Grosse will lead us through an interactive discussion on how the continued European economic issues will affect the US economy and US Businesses.\n\nVenue: Congressional Country Club, 8500 River Road, Bethesda, MD\n\nStarting: March 20th 2013 7:30 am\n\nEnding: February 20th 2013 10:30 pm\n\nContact Person: Sisi Jou\n\nContact Email: schene@gmu.edu\n\nContact Phone: 703-993-0832\n\nRSVP at https://thecfoalliance.org/events/the-outward-facing-cfo-identifying-opportunities-to-spur-growth-dc-roundtable-discussion-march-6-2013\n\nGet up to date information about this event at http://business.gmu.edu/component/eventcalendar/event/243\n\n LOCATION:Congressional Country Club, 8500 River Road, Bethesda, MD END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR