Past Events

Bank Audit & Risk Committees Conference

June 14-15, 2016 | Swissôtel | Chicago, IL Bank Director’s Bank Audit & Risk Committees Conference focuses 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 examines the many board-level issues being faced by financial institutions of all sizes.

Growing The Bank

May 23-24, 2016 | Four Seasons Resort and Club Las Colinas | Dallas, TX Creativity and collaboration took center stage at Bank Director's annual Growing The Bank conference! Designed for leadership teams from banks, non-banks and financial technology companies alike, this year's event focused on opportunities for institutions to grow revenue, deposits, brand, market size and market share through innovation and collaboration.

Bank Chairman/CEO Peer Exchange

March 31-April 1, 2016 | The Breakers Palm Beach | Palm Beach, FL 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.

Fintech Day

March 1, 2016 | NASDAQ MarketSite | New York City, NY Bank leaders and fintech executives came together during this exclusive one-day content-rich, networking event at the NASDAQ MarketSite. Trends and challenges facing both industries were discussed by bank CEOs and technology leaders. Best Of FinXTech Award winners were announced prior to the Closing Bell Ceremony.

Acquire or Be Acquired Conference

January 31-February 2, 2016 | Arizona Biltmore | Phoenix, AZ As the financial industry’s premier bank M&A event for CEOs, senior management and board members, Bank Director's annual Acquire or Be Acquired Conference brought together key leaders from across the country to explore merger & acquisition strategies and financial growth opportunities.

Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference

November 10-11, 2015 | Swissôtel | Chicago, IL Bank Director's Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference focused on the recruitment, development and compensation of your most essential talent - aligned with the information needs of a bank's chairman, CEO, Bank Compensation Committee, Bank Governance Committee and HRO. Leading advisers 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.

Bank Director Peer Exchange

October 15-16, 2015 | Four Seasons Hotel | Seattle, WA Open to members of a board, Bank Director’s annual Peer Exchange provided an exclusive forum for in-depth discussions on strategic issues like growing the bank, building and retaining an exceptional team and managing regulatory and compliance expectations.

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.