Southwest Lending Conference

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Breakout session descriptions coming soon. Here's a look at the topics that will be offered at this year's conference:

  • Basics of Consumer Lending Part I
  • Building an Effective Program for ITIN Lending – A Chief Lending Officer’s Perspective
  • Demystifying Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
  • Staffing Your MBL Program for Maximum Success
  • Basic of Consumer Lending Part II
  • Loans Lead the Way (To Better Earnings)
  • Starting and Growing Your Member Business Lending Program
  • Two-way Texting to Accelerate the Lending Process (Title may change)
  • Credit Cards:  Maintaining Profitability in Uncertain Times
  • Branch Process vs. Centralized? A Roundtable Discussion
  • Credit Risk Philosophy & Evaluation
  • What’s Trending in Business Services? A Panel Discussion
Opening General Session

Inside The White House and Hollywood...Getting to the Top with Character
Steve Ford, San Luis Obispo, California

General Session

Lending Technology: Where We’ve Been & Where We are Headed
Don Arkell, CU Lending Advice, Highlands Ranch, Colorado

General Session

Incentives, Ethics & Loan Growth
John Baptista, IMPACT Training & Consulting, Loveland, Colorado

General Session

Lending to Your Underserved Members
Brett Christensen, CU Lending Advice, Euless, Texas

Closing General Session

Crack or Crack Up
Devin Henderson, Henderson Entertainment, Shawnee, Kansas