Upcoming Events
2018
April
May 4
June 3
July
August 1
September 2
October 1
November
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2019
January
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May 2018
Wednesday, May 2nd
7:30am

SunTrust Professor of Finance Honghui Chen, Ph.D. will discuss the emerging FinTech industry and its impact on business and personal finance.

Thursday, May 3rd
8:00am

Every day executives face the unique challenges of leading teams and making decisions in high pressure situations. Developed and led by Dr. Robert Porter, this one-day workshop brings together current research and hands-on experience to successfully prepare you to take on these business challenges. You’ll learn ways to improve your leadership effectiveness and gain tools to make a significant impact on your organization.

Leaders must set a clear vision, align company resources with their vision, and execute their strategic plan to actually achieve a competitive advantage. Dr. Robert Porter will guide you through the process and share best practices of organizations that faced these challenges successfully.

Wednesday, May 9th
6:34am

The annual UCF Accounting Conference will be Wednesday, May 9, through Friday, May 11, 2018. We hope you can join us for the least expensive way to earn up to 24 hours of CPE. Attendees can register to attend one, two or all three days.

Thursday, May 31st
8:00am

Effective strategies guide companies to a unique high-value position in their market. This leads to a competitive advantage for the companies.

Today’s business environment poses unique challenges to traditional methods, and dynamic strategies must be developed and implemented. The Applied Strategy workshop developed and led by Dr. Robert Porter draws together the most important factors needed to analyze, formulate, and effectively lead the implementation of business strategy. You will be exposed to strategic planning methods that work—giving you the opportunity to walk-away with the toolkit you need to gain and sustain a competitive advantage.


June 2018
Monday, June 4th
9:00am

The UCF Entrepreneurial Leadership Camp introduces high school students to the world of entrepreneurialism and teaches them how to lead by turning their visions and ideas into startup ventures.

9:00am

The UCF Entrepreneurial Leadership Camp introduces high school students to the world of entrepreneurialism and teaches them how to lead by turning their visions and ideas into startup ventures.

Thursday, June 28th
8:00am

There are many key drivers of a company’s top line, but few rival the monetary benefit received as a direct result of the relationships we have with our clients. Cultivating a loyal client base can serve as a long lasting source of referrals and repeat business when done properly.

Our full-day interactive workshop led by award-winning instructor, Ms. Cynthia Gundy, MBA, is designed to provide participants with real world, tactical approaches for selling more of their products and services to new and existing clients in the consultative manner that today’s clients expect.


August 2018
Tuesday, August 14th
8:00am

Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers empowers participants with a framework of essential Finance and Accounting terminology, concepts, and applications, so they can build their own “financial toolbox.” In this two-day workshop, they learn how the impact of financial decisions affects the performance of work units and the profitability of organizations.

This workshop helps participants develop the financial skills necessary to evaluate proposed business projects, analyze performance, and apply Finance and Accounting principles with confidence. They leave with improved financial knowledge, including the ability to read and use financial statements and effectively communicate finance-related matters. This two-day program is geared toward non-financial managers who make or contribute to decisions with significant financial implications. Mid-level managers, directors, and executives from every functional area will benefit from the program.


September 2018
Wednesday, September 12th
8:00am

Join us for a one-day workshop that will teach you effective ways to manage and lead change in your organization. Developed and led by Dr. Steven Whiting, this program will use models of change management, up-to-date academic research, and hands on exercises to illustrate critical change management practices: analyzing and breaking down change resistance; building winning coalitions; crafting change interventions; and effective leadership principles for the change agent.

Thursday, September 13th

October 2018
Wednesday, October 3rd
8:00am

To negotiate successfully in today’s dynamic business environment, you need more than just persuasive tactics at the negotiating table. Join us for our interactive two-day workshop on Effective Negotiation. This program is designed to help you build and refine skills needed to master the negotiation process.

Led by Dr. Maureen Ambrose, Gordon J. Barnett Professor of Business Ethics, UCF Department of Management, this workshop will help you achieve outstanding results in any negotiation. Participants will develop a framework of comprehensive principles, strategies, and tactics that will help them prepare and execute negotiation deals in a variety of settings and industries.

2018
April
May 4
June 3
July
August 1
September 2
October 1
November
December

2019
January
February
March
UCF Entrepreneurial Leadership Camp

UCF Entrepreneurial Leadership Camp


The UCF Entrepreneurial Leadership Camp introduces high school students to the world of entrepreneurialism and teaches them how to lead by turning their visions and ideas into startup ventures.

June 4th, 2018 @ 9:00am
UCF Entrepreneurial Leadership Camp Application

UCF Entrepreneurial Leadership Camp Application


The UCF Entrepreneurial Leadership Camp introduces high school students to the world of entrepreneurialism and teaches them how to lead by turning their visions and ideas into startup ventures.

June 4th, 2018 @ 9:00am
Dean's Speaker Series Honghui Chen - FinTech: It's More Than Just Bitcoin

Dean's Speaker Series Honghui Chen - FinTech: It's More Than Just Bitcoin


SunTrust Professor of Finance Honghui Chen, Ph.D. will discuss the emerging FinTech industry and its impact on business and personal finance.

May 2nd, 2018 @ 7:30am
Effective Negotiation Workshop

Effective Negotiation Workshop


To negotiate successfully in today’s dynamic business environment, you need more than just persuasive tactics at the negotiating table. Join us for our interactive two-day workshop on Effective Negotiation. This program is designed to help you build and refine skills needed to master the negotiation process.

Led by Dr. Maureen Ambrose, Gordon J. Barnett Professor of Business Ethics, UCF Department of Management, this workshop will help you achieve outstanding results in any negotiation. Participants will develop a framework of comprehensive principles, strategies, and tactics that will help them prepare and execute negotiation deals in a variety of settings and industries.

October 3rd, 2018 @ 8:00am
Finance & Accounting for Non-Financial Managers

Finance & Accounting for Non-Financial Managers


Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers empowers participants with a framework of essential Finance and Accounting terminology, concepts, and applications, so they can build their own “financial toolbox.” In this two-day workshop, they learn how the impact of financial decisions affects the performance of work units and the profitability of organizations.

This workshop helps participants develop the financial skills necessary to evaluate proposed business projects, analyze performance, and apply Finance and Accounting principles with confidence. They leave with improved financial knowledge, including the ability to read and use financial statements and effectively communicate finance-related matters. This two-day program is geared toward non-financial managers who make or contribute to decisions with significant financial implications. Mid-level managers, directors, and executives from every functional area will benefit from the program.

August 14th, 2018 @ 8:00am
Applied Strategy Workshop

Applied Strategy Workshop


Effective strategies guide companies to a unique high-value position in their market. This leads to a competitive advantage for the companies.

Today’s business environment poses unique challenges to traditional methods, and dynamic strategies must be developed and implemented. The Applied Strategy workshop developed and led by Dr. Robert Porter draws together the most important factors needed to analyze, formulate, and effectively lead the implementation of business strategy. You will be exposed to strategic planning methods that work—giving you the opportunity to walk-away with the toolkit you need to gain and sustain a competitive advantage.

May 31st, 2018 @ 8:00am
2018 Accounting Conference

2018 Accounting Conference


The annual UCF Accounting Conference will be Wednesday, May 9, through Friday, May 11, 2018. We hope you can join us for the least expensive way to earn up to 24 hours of CPE. Attendees can register to attend one, two or all three days.

May 9th, 2018 @ 6:34am
Change Management Workshop

Change Management Workshop


Join us for a one-day workshop that will teach you effective ways to manage and lead change in your organization. Developed and led by Dr. Steven Whiting, this program will use models of change management, up-to-date academic research, and hands on exercises to illustrate critical change management practices: analyzing and breaking down change resistance; building winning coalitions; crafting change interventions; and effective leadership principles for the change agent.

September 12th, 2018 @ 8:00am
Business Development & Sales Strategies Workshop

Business Development & Sales Strategies Workshop


There are many key drivers of a company’s top line, but few rival the monetary benefit received as a direct result of the relationships we have with our clients. Cultivating a loyal client base can serve as a long lasting source of referrals and repeat business when done properly.

Our full-day interactive workshop led by award-winning instructor, Ms. Cynthia Gundy, MBA, is designed to provide participants with real world, tactical approaches for selling more of their products and services to new and existing clients in the consultative manner that today’s clients expect.

June 28th, 2018 @ 8:00am
Executive Leadership Workshop

Executive Leadership Workshop


Every day executives face the unique challenges of leading teams and making decisions in high pressure situations. Developed and led by Dr. Robert Porter, this one-day workshop brings together current research and hands-on experience to successfully prepare you to take on these business challenges. You’ll learn ways to improve your leadership effectiveness and gain tools to make a significant impact on your organization.

Leaders must set a clear vision, align company resources with their vision, and execute their strategic plan to actually achieve a competitive advantage. Dr. Robert Porter will guide you through the process and share best practices of organizations that faced these challenges successfully.

May 3rd, 2018 @ 8:00am