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The Future of Federal Payments Forum and Reducing Checks Workshop

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

Due to developments relating to the Coronavirus (COVID 19) and based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control, the Office of Personnel Management, the World Health Organization and other authorities, the Bureau of the Fiscal Service has decided to cancel the "in person"  Future of Federal Payments Forum and Check Reduction Workshop. We regret any inconvenience this may cause and ask you to please forward this message to anyone in your organization who was planning to attend or participate.

We want to express our thanks to everyone involved in planning or participating in this event. We appreciate your interest in our goal to reduce checks and look forward to working with you in the future.

We are currently working with stakeholders to schedule virtual capabilities for some events.  We’ll provide additional information on the possibility of virtual events when available.

Thanks for your support and understanding.

The Bureau of the Fiscal Service, Payment Management, is hosting "The Future of Federal Payments Forum and Reducing Checks Workshop" on Thursday, April 23rd in downtown Washington, D.C. (Liberty Center Building, 401 14th Street SW, Room 107A/B).

Plan to attend this one-day event to learn about Treasury's new Agency Priority Goal (APG) to drastically decrease the disbursement of paper checks and how this will directly impact your agency. Read about the current agency priority goal to reduce paper checks government-wide at https://www.performance.gov/treasury/APG_treasury_3.html.

Learn about Fiscal Service's suite of Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) products and hear from other federal agencies that have successfully moved away from paper checks despite some of the same impediments facing your agency.

This forum and workshop will include opportunities to network and collaborate with subject matter experts in Payment Management and federal e-commerce.

Our goal is to help federal agencies identify unique challenges and develop solutions in issuing payments electronically which will reduce cost and improve efficiency across government.

There is no cost for this event.

Topics will include:

  • Payments 2030 Vision
  • Treasury's Agency Priority Goal
  • Electronic Payment Strategies and Solutions

Please take this opportunity to join us in person and stay in the loop on the future direction of payments.

Audience: Open to federal agencies that disburse individual, vendor and miscellaneous check payments

Dates: Thursday, April 23, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET

Hosted by: Fiscal Service, Payment Management/EFT Strategy Division

Location:

(in person only)

Bureau of the Fiscal Service
401 14th St SW, Room 107, Washington, DC 20227
(Closest metro stop is Smithsonian)

Point of Contact: For more information, please contact: Tabitha.Guyton@fiscal.treasury.gov 202-874-6811 or Shirley.Hopkins@fiscal.treasury.gov 202-874-6926

Last modified 03/16/20