2020-2021 Editorial Calendar

 

Summer 2020 — Leaning in on Technology

Shared services, AI, ERM and other innovations are in place at all levels of government. What insights were gained with implementation? What new issues have emerged? Discuss related training and professional development challenges or successes in light of shrinking budgets.
Submission deadline: March 1, 2020

Fall 2020 — Overcoming Politics
Elections bring politicians in and out of government, but career government workers stay at the job throughout the transitions and beyond. How do we support elected officials and their staffs? Does politics impact our work? And if so, how and what can we do about it? What is the role of the CFO in these times? How does it affect the fiscal condition of the U.S. and morale among government workers?
Submission deadline: June 1, 2020

Winter 2021 — Financial Management and Decision-Making
Financial managers play a significant role in policy decision-making — when they plug in data analytics to illuminate the numbers. Discuss the role of financial analysis and knowledge-sharing in decisions on government property management, government data, commerce and financial reporting models. How can it encourage and improve citizen engagement?
Submission deadline: Sept. 1, 2020