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  • Saturday, Feb 8

  • Sunday, Feb 9

  • Monday, Feb 10

  • Tuesday, Feb 11

  • Wednesday, Feb 12

Saturday, Feb 8

1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

CBC Administrative Committee Meeting

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm


12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Preconference Tours Desk Open

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

CBC and CBC Alumni Reception (invitation only)

Sunday, Feb 9

7:30 am – 6:30 pm

Banker and Exhibitor Registration

7:00 am – 12:30 pm

Golf at Omni ChampionsGate

8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Pre-Conference Tours

1:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Pre-Conference Workshop

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm

First-Time Attendee Reception

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception

Monday, Feb 10

7:00 am – 8:00 am

Power Breakfasts

7:30 am – 8:00 am

Networking: Coffee and Conversation

8:00 am – 10:00 am

General Session

Making Magic: Leading and Innovating in the Age of Disruption

Drawing on first-hand experience leading Disney| ABC Television Group through a period of tremendous disruption -- as new competitors like Netflix and Amazon upended the industry -- Sherwood will provide actionable and fascinating insights into what it takes to lead boldly, while fostering a culture of innovation. Using radical candor and humor, and drawing on his years of experience at The Walt Disney Company, Sherwood will explore characteristics of the world’s most effective leaders, and illuminate how to unleash out-of-the-box thinking and practical innovation in every person.

  • Ben Sherwood, Co-Chairman of Disney Media Networks and President of Disney|ABC Television

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall

10:15 am – 12:00 pm

Guest Brunch

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Educational Sessions

  • Paradigm Shift in Corporate America from Shareholders to Customers
  • Remaining Independent in a Consolidating Environment
  • Blindsided: How to Respond When a Vendor Is Hacked

Payments Lab

  • Why should I care about payments?

CRE Lending

  • How Top Performing Banks Grow Through Sales Techniques

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Networking Lunch

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Dessert in the Exhibit Hall

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Educational Sessions

  • Solving the Deposit Dilemma and Maximizing Bank Value with M&A
  • Strategic Planning: It’s Not Just About the Numbers
  • Lessons Learned from Banking Cannabis-Related Businesses
  • The Intentional Board: Paths to Director Diversity

Payments Lab

  • Profitability in Payments

CRE Lending

  • Best Practices for Managing a Sales Team

2:30 pm – 3:15 pm

Innovation Showcase

3:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Peer Exchange

  • By asset size
  • Board Members
  • CRE lending
  • Payments

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Reception in the Exhibit Hall

Tuesday, Feb 11

8:00 am – 9:00 am

Innovation Showcase with Breakfast

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Educational Sessions

  • Banking on the Success of Multi-Generational Family Businesses
  • Strengthening Your Liquidity Management Process with a New Regulatory Focus
  • Reinvigorate and Modernize Your Residential Lending Operations

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall

11:00 am - 12:45 pm

General Session

Inclusive Leadership Strategies to Facilitate Culture Change

Using key data specific to ABA, Floyd will present the latest diversity and inclusion research that pertains to financial services. Learn how—as a community bank executive—to identify potential starting points and anchors for facilitating a culture of inclusive leadership at your institution. Leverage the power of teams, use sponsorship as a mechanism for change, and align inclusivity to your business strategy to drive effective organizational and behavioral practices across your bank.

  • Harvey Floyd, Organizational Psychologist, Senior Executive Coach and Wharton Lecturer

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Power Lunch (invitation only)

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Lunch on Your Own

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Peer Exchange

  • Collaboration and Inclusivity
  • Innovation, Efficiency and Growth
  • CRE Lending

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Spark! Session

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Mix, Mingle and Reconnect Reception

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Dinner on Your Own

Wednesday, Feb 12

7:00 am – 8:00 am

Power Breakfast

7:30 am – 8:00 am

Networking: Coffee and Conversation

8:00 am – 9:15 am

Learning Lab Sessions

Payments Lab

  • Digital & Onboarding Experience

CRE Lending

  • The Landscape of Commercial Markets: Economic Overview

9:15 am – 10:30 am

Learning Lab Session

Payments Lab

  • Risk and Vendor Management

10:30 am – 11:45 am

Closing General Session

Embracing The Power of Change

Paul de Gelder will share a story of discovery and triumph that is inspirational for all leaders. Focusing on all aspects of life—private, professional, mental and emotional experiences, he demonstrates that there are no limits to what we can achieve. As a shark attack survivor and former Navy diver, his riveting story shows that achievement in the face of any challenge is truly unlimited when we believe in ourselves.

  • Paul de Gelder, Navy Diver, Shark Attack Survivor and Author

11:45 am

Conference Adjourns