Business Officers' Conference

Renaissance Orlando Airport Hotel, Orlando
May 1-3, 2022



Peter Schuermann
Founding Director,
Independent School Leadership
Master's Degree Program,
Vanderbilt University

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Megan Mann
Legal Counsel,
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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Who should attend?
Independent School Business Officers, as well as Heads and Administrators. Others are welcome.

Earn CPE Credits!
In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE sponsors, CPE credits will be granted based on a 50-minute hour. In order to be awarded the full credit hours, you must be present, registering your attendance and departure on the attendance sheets at the registration desk for each session.


Feedback from past participants:
What aspect of this conference was the most valuable for you?

"Conference sessions were excellent. Also enjoyed the ability to connect with other Business Officers."
"Being new to independent schools, everything was helpful and useful to me."

"Topics were presented in depth but still provided good larger perspective; networking very beneficial also"
"The emphasis on data was valuable as we are all trying to make decisions and plans based on data."
"The quality of speakers was phenomenal, and there were a lot of great takeaways."
"The best BO conference to date!"
"Overall great conference.  I'm looking forward to going again next year."

Renaissance Orlando Airport is located at:
5445 Forbes Place, Orlando, FL 32812

Early Bird Registration Cost:
$425 (Members) / $525 (Non-Members)
Early Bird Registration Deadline: March 4, 2022

Regular Registration Cost:
$495 (Members) / $595 (Non-Members)

Registration Deadline: April 1, 2022
Registration cost includes sessions, materials, Sunday dinner, and Monday lunch.

Breakfast is available at the hotel but is not included in the registration cost for the conference. For those staying at the hotel, the hotel rate includes one hot breakfast voucher per night.

Monday dinner is optional and an additional $35. When you register, please indicate whether or not you plan to attend. Buca di Beppo is located at 8001 South Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32809.
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Hotel Room: $148 (plus taxes)
This rate includes one hot breakfast voucher per night.

Hotel Deadline: April 1, 2022
To receive the FCIS group rate at the hotel, reservations must be made by this date. Participants are expected to make their own hotel reservations. Registration fee does not include the price of the guest room. To make a reservation, use this reservations link or call 1.800.619.6720. Make sure to ask for the FCIS group rate.

Self-Parking: $8 for daily/overnight

Cancellation & Refunds: All hotel cancellations must be made directly through the hotel and in accordance with hotel policy. Conference refund requests must be made in writing and emailed to There is a $50 processing fee through March 25, 2022, with no refunds after this date.

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For any questions or more information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact Alison Carlson in the FCIS office at 813-287-2820 or

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FCIS is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: