FAQs

Bank Board Training Forum 2017

Bank Board Training Forum

September 25-26, 2017
Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead
Atlanta, GA

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who should attend the Bank Board Training Forum?
Attendees include both inside and outside bank directors and chairmen, CEOs and senior managment who regularly interact with the board.

Why should I attend the 2017 Bank Board Training Forum?
Whether you serve on one board committee or multiple committees, this program is designed for all bank directors and those in senior management who regularly interact with the board. The Bank Board Training Forum brings together unparalleled insight from leading experts in compensation, risk management, corporate governance, regulation and strategic planning to provide attendees with both the foundational knowledge and the latest information on best practices in all of the critical areas that a bank director must understand.  In addition, new this year Bank Director includes exclusive CEO/Chairman Peer Exchanges allowing opportunities for a bank's senior most leaders to meet in closed-door, off-the-record peer groups to discuss challenges and issues facing banks today. 

How much does this conference cost and what does the fee cover?
The standard individual registration rate is $1,995; however, attendees should contact our conference department at 877-397-7595 or events@bankdirector.com for special early and group rates. This fee includes all conference activities, materials and meals at the event site. This price does not include travel or hotel accommodations.

What if I need to cancel my reservation at the conference?
Due to commitments and expenses, all cancellations after August 14, 2017 are subject to a $200 processing fee. We regret that no refunds will be given after September 4, 2017; however, substitute participants were welcomed. DirectorCorps, Inc. assumes no liability for any nonrefundable travel, hotel or related expenses incurred by registrants.

Can I bring a guest?
Yes, we do have a guest program. The guest fee is $150 and includes breakfast, lunch and cocktail reception on Monday and breakfast on Tuesday during the event.  Your guest cannot attend sessions. If a guest wants to attend sessions, they must register as an attendee. A guest is a spouse, significant other or friend who is not in a financial services occupation. A co-worker (even a spouse co-worker) or an associate within the financial services industry is not considered a guest and should register as an attendee.

Is CPE credit available for this conference?
DirectorCorps, Inc., the parent company of Bank Director, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.

Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registery of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org. Visit their information page for CPE learning objectives, program levels, prerequisites, recommended credits and complaint resolutions. 

All of Bank Director's education programs are classified as "Basic" program level with no pre-requisites or advance preparation required for participation in these events. All events fall under "Group-Live" delivery method. At the event, attendees will be required to keep a time sheet and attendance at sessions will be monitored in order for attendees to receive the appropriate number of credits and a certificate of completion following the event.

For questions about the program and about the number of credits awarded for this event, please contact Bank Director's conference department at events@bankdirector.com or 877-397-7595.