Bringing Today’s Financial and Utility Industry Thought Leaders to You

CFC’s industry-leading meetings and educational opportunities bring today’s financial and utility industry thought leaders to you. CFC’s events and training opportunities are complimentary for CFC members.

CFC Summer Summit Livestream

CFC members can watch a livestream of the entire Summer Summit, including Federated, NCSC and CFC business meetings as well as Doris Kearns Goodwin, Kevin Warsh, Peter Diamandis, Mike Pence, Nassim Taleb, Ernest Moniz and David Robinson. The livestream begins at 8 a.m. Central Time June 14 and at 9 a.m. Central Time June 15 and 16. Recordings of the sessions will be available following the summit.

No registration is required to watch the sessions, but CFC members must have a CFC Member Website account to access the stream. Members who do not have an account for the CFC Member Website can create an account by visiting the Member Website Login page and then clicking the Request Account link at the top of the page.

2021 | June 14–16 | San Antonio, TX

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CFC Annual Membership Meeting

Held in conjunction wih the CFC Summer Summit. 

2021 | June 14 | San Antonio, TX

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CFC Forum

In lieu of Forum 2021, we will be hosting the 2021 Summer Summit this June. 

2022 | June 20–22 | Boston, MA

 

CFC Independent Borrowers Executive Summit (IBES)

CFC’s annual conference for senior and executive-level staff of rural electric systems that don’t borrow from the Rural Utilities Service.

2021 | November 15–17 | Tampa, FL

2022 | November 7–9 | Huntington Beach, CA

CFC District Meetings 2021

Held in conjunction with NRECA Regional Meetings. (Dates subject to change.)

Districts 1 & 4: September 9 | National Harbor, MD 

Districts 5 & 6: September 16 | Minneapolis, MN 

Districts 7 & 9: September 29 | Las Vegas, NV

Districts 2 & 3: October 6 | Birmingham, AL

Districts 8 & 10: October 20 | Dallas, TX

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Conference Info
 Events and Training Team
 800-424-2954

CPE/CEU Credits
 Erik Dahlseid

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 Member Center
 800-424-2955

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Orientation

New Co-op Leaders Online Orientation

2021 | May 18–20 | Online

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Certificate Program

Cooperative Financial Professional Certificate (CFPC)

CFPC, an intensive, three-part finance program for senior and mid-level finance and accounting staff, is a collaborative program between CFC and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA).

2021 Spring Program Canceled

2021 Fall Program 
Unit 1 in Madison, Wisconsin: August 23–27
Unit 2 in Dulles, Virginia: October 18-22

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Equity Management Workshops

CFC is developing a series of workshops focused on principles of sound equity management.

The training is structured for various skill levels: Basic (Level 1) and Intermediate (Level 2).

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Certificate Program

KRTA Certificate Program

CFC is proud to offer the Key Ratio Trend Analysis (KRTA) Certificate Program. CFC has published KRTA—an annual report that tracks the median value of 145 financial and operational ratios for participating electric distribution cooperatives over the previous five years—since 1975.

KRTA Level 1 is always available online through CFC Academy.

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Statewide Financial Workshops

Designed specifically for directors of CFC electric cooperatives, the statewide financial workshops provide attendees with a variety of finance-focused topics.

Statewide Workshop for Directors of Texas Rural Electric Network

December 15-16, 2021 
Overton Hotel & Conference Center | Lubbock, TX

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CFC Training Catalog

Learn more about how you match your professional development needs with CFC programs.

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Financial Product Training

CFC offers hands-on training on CFC Compass and CFC BudgetPro financial models.

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 Member Training

Commitment to Excellence

For Electric Cooperative Directors
This training looks at best practices for how electric cooperative leaders should demonstrate principled leadership, financial stewardship, effective governance and management risk oversight.

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Member Training

Questions? Contact Us

Training Info
 Member Training

Conference Info
 Events and Training Team
 800-424-2954

CPE/CEU Credits
 Erik Dahlseid

Website Account Info
 Member Center
 800-424-2955

CFC Event Coordinator
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CFC Webinars

Monthly webinars for electric cooperative staff and directors.

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CFC Academy

Your online financial learning center.

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Plant Accounting

Module 2, Now Available! 

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CFC Form 7 Tutorials

The online tutorials will guide you through the process of accessing, completing, checking and submitting CFC Form 7.

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Quarterly Financial Market Review

A quarterly conference call for electric cooperative staff and directors on the latest developments of the economy and financial markets.

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Questions? Contact Us

Online Learning Info
 Member Training
 800-424-2954

Financial Series Webinar CPE Credits
 Erik Dahlseid

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 Member Center
 800-424-2955

CFC Special Membership Meeting

CFC held a virtual Special Membership Meeting on August 14 to vote on bylaw amendments that allow the organization to conduct virtual member meetings, and featured Sheldon Petersen’s conversation with Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic adviser at Allianz and president-elect of Queens’ College of Cambridge.

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NCSC Annual Membership Meeting

Due to CFC Forum 2020 being canceled, NCSC held its 39th Annual Membership Meeting on August 6 by means of remote communication. The meeting included a report from the president, director elections in two districts and a vote on bylaw amendments. This meeting also featured keynote speaker – venture capitalist and star of ABC’s “Shark Tank” Kevin O’Leary.

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Questions? Contact Us

Conference Info
 Events and Training Team
 800-424-2954

CPE/CEU Credits
 Erik Dahlseid

Website Account Info
 Member Center
 800-424-2955

CFC Event Coordinator
Become a CFC Event Coordinator »