Events and Education

Classes and Webinars


Untangling the Complex Problem

of First-party Fraud

Hosted by American Banker.


First-party fraud—both true name fraud and synthetic identity fraud—is one of the most confounding challenges facing financial institutions. This webinar offers an overview of the current state of first-party fraud in the financial industry as well as approaches to combat it. Click here to Register.


Combating Fraud with Mobile Onboarding: A Win for You and Your Customers


While smartphones have improved the customer experience, they afford criminals a new channel to perpetrate fraud and launder money. Banks, payments processors, and money transfer platforms must be resolute in their efforts to stop fraud and meet KYC and AML compliance requirements. Click here to Register.


NY Cybersecurity Requirements:

The State of New York Strikes Again


On Dec. 28, 2016, the State of New York issued a revised regulation on its Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Services Companies. 23 NYCRR 500 was revised and republished after receiving significant comments from the financial services industry. This webinar explores the revised regulation and gives you the insight you need to be in compliance. Click Here to Register.


From AI to ROI:

Leveraging Intelligence to be

the Bank Your Customers Love

Mar. 21, 2017 | 2 PM ET/11 AM PT


The banking industry is facing a loyalty crisis, with only 55% of customers* saying they are likely to stay with their bank for the next six months. This webinar will teach you to get AI in the hands of every employee, and to create a more intelligent process for prioritizing and working leads. Click Here to Register.


Identifying Trends in Underbanked

Consumer Loan Behaviors

Mar. 28, 2017 | 2 PM ET/11 AM PT


Consumer lenders relying solely on traditional data sources are unaware of the blind spots exposed with alternative credit data. FactorTrust’s latest Underbanked Index, a three-year analysis of alternative credit data on consumer loan behaviors, leverages

often-overlooked insights into habits of underbanked buyers, assisting lenders in overcoming challenges finding new, non-traditional customers. Click Here to Register.


The Great Lakes Banker Calendar of Events

MI Bankers Assoc. |

  • 2017 BEST Conference
    April 11-13 | Traverse City, MI
  • MBA Annual Convention
    June 20-23 | Mackinac Island, MI
  • Bank Mgt./Directors Conference
    Nov. 29-Dec.1 | Grand Ledge, MI


Community Bankers of MI |

2017 Annual Convention & Expo
Sept. 13-15 | Traverse City, MI


OH Bankers League |

  • 2017 Bank Marketing Conference
    March 23-24 | Columbus, OH
  • 2017 CEO Symposium
    May 9-10 | Columbus, OH
  • 2017 Next Gen Conference
    June 8-9 | Columbus, OH
  • 2017 Annual Meeting
    Nov. 9 | Columbus, OH


Comm. Bankers Assoc. of OH |

  • 2017 Convention and Trade Show
    July 31-Aug. 2 | Cincinnati, OH


PA Bankers Assoc. |

  • Women in Banking Conference
    March 6 | Hershey, PA
  • Agricultural Bankers Conference
    April 25 | State College, PA
  • 2017 Annual Convention
    May 10-13 | Marco Island, FL


PA Assoc. of Community Banks |

  • PACB Annual Convention
    September 20-24 | Coeur d’Alene, ID


New York Bankers Association |

  • Small Bus./Retail Banking Conference April 4-6 | Syracuse, NY
  • Banking on Women
    April 24 | New York, NY
  • Tech., Compliance, Risk Management May 15-17 | Tarrytown, NY


Ind. Bankers Assoc. of NY |

  • 43rd Annual Convention
    Sept. 25-27 | Niagara Falls, NY

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National Associations


American Bankers Assoc. |

  • Risk Management Conference
    March 26-28 | Indianapolis, IN
  • Regulatory Compliance Conference June 11-14 | Orlando, FL
  • ABA Annual Convention
    October 15 - 17 | Chicago, IL
  • Nat’l Agricultural Bankers Conference November 12-15 | Milwaukee, WI


Ind. Community Bankers Assoc. |

  • Community Banking Live
    March 15-19 | San Antonio, TX


State Associations


MN Bankers Assoc. |

  • 2017 MBA Annual Conference
    June 11-13 | Duluth, MN


WI Mortgage Bankers Assoc. |

  • 43rd Annual Real Estate Finance Conf. April 6-7 | Milwaukee, WI


Ind Comm. Bankers of MN |

  • ICBM TechXpo 2017
    May 2 | Minneapolis, MN
  • 2017 ICBM/UMACC Ag Conference
    July 13-14 | Mankato, MN
  • ICBM 55th Annual Convention
    Aug 10-12 | Bloomington, MN


Illinois Bankers Assoc. |

  • 2017 IBA Annual Conference
     June 21-23 | Nashville, TN


Comm. Bankers Assoc. of IL |

  • 43rd Annual Convention. & Expo
    Sept. 14-16 | Springfield, IL


IN Bankers Assoc. |

  • 2017 Mega Conference
    May 2-4 | Indianapolis, IN







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