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Financial Unit Liaison Meeting Agenda

March 19, 2008 -- 8:30-10:30 A.M., Kipke Conference Center

Webcast of the entire Financial Unit Liaison Meeting

Welcome:  Jan Eckert

  • New Unit Liaisons
    • Robin Leftridge, University Hospitals and Health Centers
    • Pat Ridenour, EVP for Medical Affairs
    • Eric Sortor (Interim UL), University Library
    • Scott Ward, School of Music, Theatre, and Dance
  • Thanks to:  Angila Chapman and Jeanette Bierkamp for their service as a Unit Liaison.

M-Reports:  Thom Madden and Cassandra Carson, MAIS

  • M-Reports Vision
  • Internal Controls – Employment Content
  • M-Reports Security Approach
  • Sponsored Research Content    


Real Time Financials – eReconciliation:  Chris Allan, Holly Rose, and Thom Madden, MAIS

Procurement Services Training Updates, 2008:  Lyn Fyfe, Procurement Services

Climate Savers Computing Initiative @ U-M:  Roxy Block , MAIS

Announcements and Reminders:  Jan Eckert

  • Reminder:  MAIS is offering BusinessObjects TV, a series of 30-minute interactive Webinars on selected BusinessObjects topics. Users can participate in live sessions from their desktop or view recorded episodes.  Search on “BOTV” in MyLINC. As of June 1, BOTV episodes will replace the instructor-led class, “BusinessObjects WebI Ad Hoc Reports”

  • Reminder from Access Services: With the implementation of the Online Access Request System (OARS), it is now possible to check the assigned roles for a staff member in your unit before submitting a new access request. To do so, select “View Current Security For My Department(s)” and follow the instructions.

  • There will be an April Financial UL Meeting on Wednesday, April 16, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m., Kipke Conference Center, Campus Safety Services Building. Please be sure to reserve this time on  your calendar.

  • Schedule of Unit Liason Meetings
    (including cancelled meeting information)

  • Notify Jan Eckert ( regarding any Unit Liaison changes for your unit