What is PITI-VITI?
The Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI), is a program managed by the Graduate School USA and funded by the Department of the Interior's Office of Insular Affairs. PITI-VITI supports the insular governments of American Samoa, Guam, CNMI, FSM, Palau, the Marshall Islands, and the US Virgin Islands. Find out more about the PITI-VITI program on the About PITI-VITI page.
GFOA 2023 Summer Meeting
The 2023 GFOA and IGFOA summer meetings will be held in Portland, Oregon, from May 20-25, 2023. Click for details.
May 20-25, 2023
APIPA Conference 2023
The 34th annual APIPA Conference will be held August 28 - September 1, 2023 in Majuro, Republic of the Marshall Islands. Additional details coming soon.
August 28 - September 1, 2023
PITI-VITI Training & EventsALL EVENTS
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Preparing for the Year-End Close - Government
This 4-day course (3 mornings only and 1 full day – 20 CE) is geared primarily toward accountants for governmental units who already have a basic knowledge of introductory accounting principles. It focuses on preparing for the year-end close in the governmental funds, specifically, the General Fund.
30 - 02, 2023
Internal Control System & Responsibilities
This 5-day course introduces the internal control system and the role that each person plays in that system. A refresher in the internal control framework is provided along with a review of common high-risk areas and the controls used to address those areas. The structure of this course calls for 3 5-hour sessions over the course of a week
19 - 23, 2023
Island Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) Holds Successful IGFOA Winter Meeting in Honolulu
Feb 19, 2023Monique
The Island Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) held its Winter Meeting in Honolulu from February 14-17, 2023. This was the first time since 2019 that the IGFOA had an opportunity to meet in person, and the theme for this year's conference was "Resetting." The conference was a...More Info
ELDP Participants Learn to Navigate Leadership Roles in the Pacific Islands
Dec 28, 2022Monique
The Graduate School USA’s Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives held the first session of the 2023 Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP) in Guam from December 6-13, 2022. The ELDP was commissioned by the U.S. Department of the Interior's Office of Insular Affairs in 2008 and...More Info
IGFOA & GFOA 2023 Summer Meeting Agenda
Posted May 17, 2023 | version 4
The Island Government Finance Officers' Association (IGFOA) will be meeting in Portland, Oregon as part of the annual GFOA conference. This is the agenda for the meeting.More Info
IGFOA Winter 2023 Conference Report
Posted May 12, 2023
The Island Government Finance Officers’ Association (IGFOA) Winter meeting took place in Honolulu, Hawaii, from February 14-16, 2023. This was the first time since 2019 that the IGFOA had an opportunity to meet in person, and the theme ...More Info