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2016 McMaster Financial Forum: Discover the possibilities!

October 4, 2016

2016 McMaster Financial Forum:

Discover the Possibilities!


Date: November 21, 2016

Time: 8:00am to 4:00pm

Location: McMaster University Student Centre - CIBC Hall

Who should attend: Frequent users of the Mosaic and Hyperion financial modules


Join us for this year’s financial forum to gain insights on key university initiatives, Mosaic tips and tricks and updates on the Budget Model and the budget process.


The goals of this year’s forum are:

  1. To improve your understanding of how the Strategic Mandate Agreement and Forward with Integrity affect your department


  1. To review and update your knowledge on financial issues facing McMaster (including Mosaic and the Budget Model), the University strategies for meeting these challenges, and how these affect your department's operations;


  1. To increase your confidence and capability for effectively handling uncertainties and pressures associated with financial initiatives; and


  1. To provide you with an opportunity to network with colleagues across the organization to share learnings and build synergy.

Our panel of senior leaders will return to provide insight on the university’s strategic directions and to answer your questions on these topics.

We are also pleased to present this year’s keynote speaker, Linda Nazareth, an expert on demographic and economic trends. She will enlighten us on emerging trends in these areas and how to prepare for upcoming changes.

Pre-registration for this exciting all-day event is required and capacity is limited, so book now! Continental breakfast and buffet lunch are provided.

Register Now

This year we are having a contest! Do you have a Tip or Trick that you think your colleagues might find valuable to know? Please submit your best Tip or Trick using the link below. We're planning on sharing the best of the Tips and Tricks at the 2016 Financial Forum. There will be a prize for best Tip or Trick, as well as a draw from all submissions received. For more information and to enter the contest please follow the following link to enter the contest

Tips and Tricks Contest


For additional information contact: Tamara Martin by phone at 905-525-9140 x 24621 or by email at mccoolt@mcmaster.ca.