JW Marriott Nashville
September 11 – 12, 2023


In response to the mounting pressures placed on the financial community, Bank Director hosts the Bank Board Training Forum to provide members of a bank’s board with the skills and information needed to compete in today’s current environment.

This annual Forum was created for both inside and outside bank directors, CEOs, Chairs, CFOs, General Counsel, Chief Human Resources Officers, and senior management teams who regularly interact with a bank’s board.

NEW this year, the Bank Compensation & Talent Conference is merging with the Bank Board Training Forum in Nashville, TN, September 11-12, to take your learning to the next level! Network and share ideas with your peers, receive the latest Bank Director research, and attend invaluable sessions where experienced industry advisers provide tried-and-true approaches to improve bank performance, succession and retention planning and discovering talent.

Forum Topics Highlights Include:

  • Audit & Risk Management
  • Top Compensation Trends
  • Corporate Governance
  • Regulation Insights
  • Incentive Plan Design

Peer Exchanges
In addition, the Bank Board Training Forum includes exclusive Bank CEO, Chair and Lead Director Peer Exchanges that allow participants leading their institutions the opportunity to meet with peers from across the U.S. to address challenging issues and emerging opportunities in a closed-door, off-the-record setting.

Pre-Conference Events:

Bank Compensation Workshop
The Bank Compensation Workshop provides an up-to-the minute, hands-on, interactive overview for compensation committee members and Chief Human Resources Officers. The objectives of the pre-conference workshop are to equip participants to perform effectively and sustainably in their roles, to provide confidence in the execution of their duties and to give all attendees context in order to maximize their overall conference experience. View Agenda.

Bank Director Certification Workshop
The Bank Director Certification Workshop is a comprehensive training program designed for those new to a bank’s board, or individuals wanting to serve on a bank’s board. This one-day workshop provides participants with a thorough grounding in corporate governance and important industry issues that greatly enhance the performance of individual directors. To view the 2023 workshop agenda, Click Here. To learn more about our Bank Director Certification Program, click here.

For more information, please contact us at [email protected] or 877-397-7595.