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EEI-AGA ACCOUNTING LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
Sunday, June 10, 2018 - Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Loews Minneapolis Hotel
601 N 1st Ave Minneapolis, MN 55403 UNITED STATES
  • The Accounting Leadership Conference is one of the leading utility accounting conferences in the nation that focuses on the accounting, finance, business, and leadership issues facing today's energy accounting/finance executive.  The objectives of this conference are to provide: updates from various accounting rule making bodies; presentations on current developments in the utility industry; and presentations related to the management needs of a utility's accounting organization.
  • The conference is open to EEI and AGA full Members, Associate Members and Non-Members. Typical members attending this meeting include CFOs, Chief Accounting Officers/Controllers, middle or upper accounting management, financial planning managers, and other accounting/finance managers. Members represent all regions across the United States and include a variety of business models encompassing fully integrated regulated utilities, multi-entity holding companies, and diversified energy operations.
  • Online Registration & Fees
    EEI/AGA Full Member Rate:           $1,200
    EEI/AGA Associate Member Rate: $1,200
    Spouse/Guest Fee:                         $     90
    Golf Tournament Fee per person:   $   100

    Non-Member Rate                          $1,200

     

    Spouse/Guest fee includes Sunday night reception, breakfasts each day, and Monday night event at Mill City Museum – see Special Events.

    Golf Tournament fee includes greens fees, cart, range balls, box lunch and transportation to/from the hotel – see Special Events.

    In order for your name and contact information to be included in the conference materials distributed to the conference attendees, you must register to attend the conference by May 25, 2018.

  • Monday Evening Reception and Dinner at the Mill City Museum

    All registered guests are invited to attend the Monday evening reception and dinner that will capture the history and spirit of Minneapolis at The Mill City Museum, a Minnesota Historical Society museum.  Built into the ruins of what was once the world’s largest flour mill, Mill City Museum is located on the historic Mississippi Riverfront and offers stunning vistas of the river and a glimpse into the history of a city, an industry, and a nation.

    We will enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres overlooking the historic ruins of the Washburn "A" Mill and the Ruins Courtyard.  Step inside to the Mill Commons and Rail Corridor for dinner and socializing with colleagues.  Throughout the evening, tour the museum and learn about the intertwined histories of the flour industry, the river, and the city of Minneapolis.  Bus transportation to and from the event will be provided.

    Learn more at: http://www.millcitymuseum.org/

    Tuesday Afternoon Golf Tournament at Hiawatha Golf Course

    Our annual tournament will be held at the historic Hiawatha Golf Course on Tuesday, June 12 at 1 p.m.  Please indicate your handicap or average score when registering.  Your registration includes lunch, transportation, greens fees, range balls, and cart. 

  • Business casual attire is the preferred attire for EEI and AGA business sessions and social functions.

    Please note that meeting room temperatures are generally cool and difficult to moderate – please bring appropriate attire for such conditions.

    Weather in June: the normal temperatures average a high of 79°F and a low of 58°F
  • Loews Minneapolis Hotel
    601 1st Avenue North
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    Telephone: (877) 878-5670

    The 2018 EEI/AGA Accounting Leadership Conference will be held at the Loews Minneapolis Hotel on June 10-13, 2018.  Our hotel is centrally located in the theater district near many restaurants and the newly renovated Nicollet outdoor pedestrian mall.

    The room block rate for our conference is $195/night plus taxes for a single or double standard room.  If you would like to avail yourself of the opportunity to explore this unique, diverse city, our room block rate is available three days before and after the conference, subject to hotel availability.  

    You may use this link to make your hotel reservation now.  The cut-off date for reserving rooms under the room block is Friday, May 25, 2018. Reservations after this date are subject to availability at the existing hotel rate. You are encouraged to reserve your room as soon as possible since the hotel expects to be sold out on some of the days of the conference and the hotel has advised us that we will not be able to add rooms to our room block.

     

    Check-in Time: 4:00 p.m.

    Check-out Time: 12:00 p.m.

  • Minneapolis – Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) is about 12 miles (20 mins) from Loews Hotel. 

    Discounts are available to delegates of EEI member companies, international affiliates, and associates, as well as to spouses and guests, traveling to EEI-sponsored meetings and conference:

    Avis Rent-A-Car – 2018 Discount Code: A775499

    Ground Transportation – (see link for your ground transportation needs)

    https://www.mspairport.com/directions/ground-transportation

    Cab: approx. $35 one-way trip from airport to hotel.

  • Refund/Cancellation: If cancellation is made prior to May 29, 2018 a refund will be issued minus a $100 processing fee. Cancellations after May 29, 2018 will be charged the full registration fee. Substitutes are welcome. You may contact Kim King at (202) 508-5493 or e-mail: kking@eei.org.


  • Randall Hartman
    (202) 508-5494
    rhartman@eei.org

    Kim King
    (202) 508-5493
    kking@eei.org

    David Dougher
    (202) 508-5570
    ddougher@eei.org