Past Events

“Back to the Future” – The Right Balance Sheet Management Today Will Set the Tone For Your Bank’s 2020

September 25, 2019 | 2:00PM EDT What a difference a few months can - and did - make with the “about face” in interest rates and the prospect for more Fed easing. This webinar explores the new realities impacting lending and deposit/funding strategy, and the impact on strategy development emanating from important interest rate risk, liquidity risk, and credit/capital risk management considerations.

Experience FinXTech

September 9-10, 2019 | JW Marriott Chicago | Chicago, IL As the very concept of banking evolves, we find an ever-growing number of financial institutions seeking out growth and efficiencies through the application of financial technologies. In 2019, Bank Director presented: Experience FinXTech - an event to connect key business leaders from across the financial industry.

Interest Rate Risk Strategies for an Inverted Yield Curve

June 25, 2019 | 2:00PM EDT The yield curve is inverted and banks are under pressure to remain competitive without over leveraging the balance sheet. Learn how community banks can protect themselves from rate uncertainty while also taking advantage of the current rate environment to drive loan growth and manage NIM.

Bank Audit & Risk Committees Conference

June 11-12, 2019 | Swissôtel | Chicago, IL The challenges faced by financial institutions today are as numerous as they are nuanced. Be it data security, emerging technology, fraud, crisis management and/or the effectiveness of internal controls, Bank Director’s 13th annual Bank Audit & Risk Committees Conference surfaced the key issues that officers and directors must know.

Bank Board Training Forum

May 9-10, 2019 | JW Marriott | Nashville, TN Bank Director's Bank Board Training Forum provided members of the board with the education and training needed to address the issues and challenges facing them in today’s ever competitive, highly regulated and rapidly evolving banking and financial services industry. Topics covered included all of the critical areas that bank directors must understand, including risk management and auditing issues, compensation, corporate governance, regulation and strategic planning.

A Third Option for Significant Growth

March 5, 2019 | 2:00PM EST Data is disrupting every industry including banking. It’s the most valuable resource financial institutions have when it comes to realizing higher ROA. The basis of competition is shifting from raw scale to the effective use of data. In this webinar, we’ll outline (in plain English) how to succeed in the new data age. We'll include several examples and case studies that will help you get started on the path to faster growth.

Acquire or Be Acquired Conference

January 27-29, 2019 | JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge | Phoenix, AZ As the premier bank M&A event for bank CEOs, senior management and board members, Bank Director's 25th annual Acquire or Be Acquired Conference brought together key bank leaders from across the country to explore merger & acquisition strategies and financial growth opportunities.

What's Next in Fintech and Lending?

December 11, 2018 | 2:00PM EST Successful fintech partnerships are now helping banks unlock the growth necessary to out-compete the largest national financial institutions in their markets. This is notably true for the business segment, where real-time lending has emerged as a powerful strategic engine of growth.

Bank Compensation & Talent Conference

November 5-7, 2018 | Four Seasons Resort & Club Dallas at Las Colinas | Dallas, TX Bank Director's Bank Compensation & Talent Conference focuses on the recruitment, development and compensation of your most essential talent. Leading advisers share their perspectives on building and supporting the best teams by providing first-hand information on the strategies and plans being used by successful banks today.

Deposit Strategies that Increase Franchise Value

November 1, 2018 | 2:00PM EDT There is no one-size-fits-all deposit strategy. Every bank is unique and merits a deposit and funding strategy that meets its specific needs. In this webinar, participants gained a better understanding of how to best leverage their data to create a deposit strategy that is unique to their bank. In addition, the session explored examples of current deposit strategies being seen in the market today.

Battling Cyber Threats: New Best Practices to Protect You & Your Customers

September 25, 2018 | 2:00PM EDT As the number of cyber threats facing financial institutions continues to increase - and cyber criminals become more creative, diverse and versatile - banks today must focus on omni-channel fraud prevention to successfully identify the threats crossing from online accounts to newer channels. During this webinar, participants learn about emerging issues and hear the best practices being used to mitigate against these intrusions.