Conference Highlights

Inspire. Measure. Perform. Achieve. Challenge. Thrive.

Are you looking for new tools, connections and knowledge to better serve those in your community who rely on your services? Your community demands that you are all in, that you are there when needed and that you engage the future to serve the present. How can you increase your IMPACT? A challenge for you — create a bigger splash in your community with our IMPACT-ful training!

As you create your organization's IMPACT plan for this year, learn how you can take it to the next level at the 6th Annual Wipfli Winter Training Conference.

Something for Everyone

This conference is geared toward leaders and staff and offers multiple sessions with detailed — yet easy-to-understand — information to help you comply with regulations and impact your mission. Topics include:

  • Finance, Accounting, and Tax
  • Head Start/Early Head Start
  • Leadership
  • Organization of the Future
  • Performance Improvement
  • Risk
  • Talent Management
  • Technology
  • Uniform Guidance

Learning Opportunities

50+ breakout sessions

Two preconference sessions on December 3-4, 2018:

In-Depth Training on OMB's Uniform Guidance Preconference: Learn about the regulations and how to implement them into your organization.

Head Start/Early Head Start Regulation Overview Preconference: Get comfortable with what EHS/HS programs need to follow to stay in compliance.

Experience Matters

Our nationally recognized trainers are some of the best and brightest, and they really care about you, your organization and the people you serve. Our trainers will provide you with the most comprehensive curriculum for professionals in service organizations.


Conference timeline: 2013 through today.

What our attendees say...

"I recommend this conference to all of our regional agencies. Provides relevant information on policy, best practices, and general operations of non-profits."
Misty O'Keefe, COO
Child Care Aware of Missouri
"As a new executive director, I found the conference to be organized, well planned, information-rich, and an excellent use of my time."
Angele Thibodeaux Burns, CEO
East Central Illinois Community Action Agency
"If you want your organization to grow and become a leader in your community, you need to come to this conference."
Brian Heese, Executive Director
Northern California Child Development, Inc.
"Best conference I have ever attended in my career. Very relevant topics to finance for non-profits and excellent presenters."
Mary Werner, Director, Financial Planning & Analysis
Lutheran Social Services of the South Upbring
"This was my first year attending and I have learned so much! Wipfli rocks!! See you all next year!"
Daphne Harris Brown, Compliance Specialist/IT Specialist
Washington County Opportunities
"This conference was intensive. I would recommend this training and conference to all my colleagues. The staff and presenters are second to none."
Charlie Ugarte, Director of Finance
Puerto Rican Family Institute