LONG BEACH -- The
University of Southern Mississippi's Workplace Learning and Performance
Center will host Return on Investment (ROI) in the Public Sector,
Oct. 21-22, at the Grand Casino conference facility in Gulfport.
The keynote speaker will be Dr. Patricia P. Phillips, president
and CEO of ROI Institute Inc., the leading source of ROI competency
building, implementation support, networking and research.
This conference is essential for organizations, programs
or individuals committed to achieving excellence within the public
sector at the local, state and federal levels. Participants will
gain awareness and understanding of the need for accountability
within public sector programs. Knowledge of how ROI is currently
used to measure program effectiveness and building skills in the
ROI process will be covered.
Full registration is $350. For more information
on the ROI conference, call (228) 214-3345 or visit www.usm.edu/wlpc/roi/conf2004.htm.