Loading Events

This two-day intensive workshop is specially developed to provide a solid foundation in financial analysis and decision-making, both from the perspective of the company and specific projects.

Financial Skills for Non-Finance People is an interactive workshop format including exercise, case studies, and real world projects to improve participants understanding and application of:

  • Financial analysis tools and how to apply them to value new products and programs
  • Basic and advanced techniques to make tradeoff and a portfolio decisions for product investments
  • Financial techniques to communicate and sell advanced R&D, platform and architecture programs

By the end of the course, participants will have gained:

  • An understating of how development programs impact key numbers valued by executives
  • Key financial skills to justify product or technology programs
  • A firm grasp of the three major financial reports: Income statement, balance sheet and statement of cash flows
  • How to determine the ROI of platform and advanced R&D projects
  • A working knowledge of risk and overall value of your product portfolio

Who Should Attend:
Product managers and marketers, engineering managers and leads.

Each student is required to bring a laptop loaded with MS Excel software.

Cost: 2-day class

Location: Location and driving directions will be emailed separately upon registration.


19 available
Finance (Member)$625.00Employees of Oregon Bioscience Association member companies receive discounts on BioPro classes. Visit the Membership Directory for a list of current member companies.

Please fill in all required fields

19 available
Finance (Non-Member)$775.00

Please fill in all required fields


August 1 @ 8:00 am
August 2 @ 5:00 pm
$625 – $775
Event Category:


Julie Black


Portland, OR United States + Google Map