FAQs

Bank Compensation & Talent Conference

October 24-25, 2017
The Ritz-Carlton
Amelia Island, FL

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who should attend the Bank Compensation & Talent Conference?
Bank Directors, including but not limited to a bank's Compensation Committee Chairs, Compensation Committee Members, Nominating/Governance Chairs, Nominating/Governance Committee Members, Chief Executive Officers, Chairmen of the Board, Presidents, Chief Financial Officers, General Counsel, Corporate Secretaries, Senior Management and Human Resources Officers.

Why should I attend the Bank Compensation & Talent Conference in 2017? 
This is a must-attend event for a bank's compensation committee members, nominating/governance committee members, human resources officers and senior management responsible for setting compensation plans and standards. Respected advisers and financial leaders provide legitimate, practical approaches to help bank boards and executive teams tackle critical issues including compensation plans, attracting talent, developing existing talent, succession planning and much more! 

How much does the conference cost and what does the fee cover?  
The standard registration rate is $1,695. This fee includes all conference activities, materials and meals at the event site.  This price does not include travel or hotel accommodations.

Where can I register for the 2017 Bank Compensation & Talent Conference? 
You can register online, call our conferences department at (877) 397-7595 or email us at events@bankdirector.com.

How can I pay? 
Payments are accepted by check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express.  Please make checks payable to DirectorCorps, Inc., and include the attendee's name(s) and/or a copy of the registration form, and mail to:

Conferences
DirectorCorps, Inc.
201 Summit View Drive
Suite 250
Brentwood, TN 37027

What if I needed to cancel my reservation at the conference? 
Due to commitments and expenses, all cancellations after September 12, 2017 will be subject to a $200 processing fee. We regret that no refunds will be given after October 3, 2017; however, substitute participants are welcomed. DirectorCorps, Inc. assumes no liability for any nonrefundable travel, hotel or related expenses incurred by registrants.

Where can I find more hotel information? 
The Bank Compensation & Talent Conference has a room block at The Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island until September 20, 2017.  To reserve a room, please contact the hotel directly at (888) 239-1217. The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island was unharmed by the recent hurricane.  The property is in full working order and we look forward to welcoming participants to this year's Bank Compensation & Talent Conference.

May guests attend the event?
Yes, we have a guest program. The guest fee is $100 and includes all evening cocktail receptions and breakfast on Tuesday and Wednesday 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.

What is the recommended attire for this conference?
Business casual is recommended for all Bank Director events unless otherwise noted.

Is CPE credit available for this conference?
CPE: 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 Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

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 more information and to register for the 2017 event, please email events@bankdirector.com or call our events department at 877-397-7595.