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Past Events

Bank Audit & Risk Committees Conference

June 11-12, 2015 | JW Marriott | Chicago, IL Bank Director’s Bank Audit & Risk Committees Conference focused on accounting, risk and regulatory issues — aligned with the information needs of a bank's Chairman, CEO, Bank Audit Committee, Bank Risk Committee, CFO, CRO and internal auditor. Whether it is a complex product, new service or emerging line of business that presents a significant opportunity — while posing significant risk — to an institution, this year’s program examined the many board-level issues being faced by financial institutions of all sizes.

Bank Board Growth & Innovation Conference

April 28-29, 2015 | The Ritz-Carlton | New Orleans, LA Beyond retail banking, the Bank Board Growth & Innovation Conference dove into the strategies and tactics that put profits on a bank's bottom line. Whether you plan on building your bank organically, through new product innovations or developing a new line of business, this two-day event was created to bring CEOs, board members and officers together to focus on building your franchise value.

Bank Chairman/CEO Peer Exchange

March 30-31, 2015 | The Four Seasons | Chicago, IL Specifically developed for bank CEOs, independent chairmen and lead directors, the Bank Chairman/CEO Peer Exchange offered an in-depth discussion of critical, and sometimes sensitive, issues. Attendees had the opportunity to meet with a mix of banks from across the country and of various asset sizes which allowed attendees to exchange ideas, share best practices and take away new initiatives to improve their bank's performance.

Bank Board Training Forum

March 5-6, 2015 | The Hermitage Hotel | Nashville, TN Through a curriculum developed by the Board Training Program’s faculty of industry experts, this one and a half day event provides attendees with both foundational knowledge and the latest information on best practices in all the critical areas that directors must understand, including risk management and auditing issues, compensation, corporate governance, regulation and strategic planning.

Acquire or Be Acquired

January 25-27, 2015 | The Phoenician | Scottsdale, AZ The premier M&A event for financial institutions, Bank Director's 21st annual Acquire or Be Acquired Conference brought bank CEOs, senior executives, chairmen and directors together in Arizona the week before the Super Bowl to explore acquisition strategies and financial growth options.

Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference

November 4-5, 2014 | Swissôtel | Chicago, IL This two-day conference focused on the recruitment, development and compensation of your most essential talent. Leading advisers and experienced board members shared their perspectives on building and supporting the best teams by providing firsthand information on the strategies and plans being used by successful banks today.

Valuing the Bank

October 2-3, 2014 | The Ritz-Carlton | San Francisco, CA What is your bank’s REAL worth today? Whether buying, selling or simply growing organically, a bank needs metrics in place to know and grow its valuation. During this peer exchange, exclusive to bank officers and directors, attendees gained the insight and knowledge needed to know their banks worth.