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Curriculum | Commercial Lending School - Advanced

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The Advanced School provides insight on leading successful teams of commercial lenders as well as managing risks and aligning lending strategy with the bank’s overall strategy. You will dive deeper into complex lending scenarios to hone your skills in high-level credit risk management, loan portfolio management and loan and transfer pricing.

2022 Schedule

We’re working on this event’s program. To see the types of sessions you can expect, check out the past program.

2021 Schedule

The 2021 program will be delivered virtually, offering a combination of live and on-demand classes. Live classes are scheduled for specific days each week. Students will have the opportunity to network and interact with school faculty and other students via the school community pages on ABA’s Learning Management System. All classes will be recorded for later viewing during the school session to accommodate busy schedules.

All times are in ET.

  • Monday, May 10

  • Wednesday, May 12

  • Friday, May 14

  • Monday, May 17

  • Wednesday, May 19

  • Friday, May 21

Monday, May 10

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The Economy and Credit Outlook (Part 2)

2:00 PM - 2:15 PMBreak

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Credit Risk Management Tools and Techniques (Part 2)

3:30 PM - 3:45 PMBreak
3:45 PM - 4:45 PMTeam Trivia Competition

Wednesday, May 12

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Coffee Talk

10:45 AM - 11:00 AMBreak

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Credit Risk Management: Case Studies and Report Out/Review (Part 2)

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Credit Risk Management: Case Studies and Report Out/Review (Part 3)

2:00 PM - 2:15 PMBreak

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Appraisals and Evaluations (Part 2)

Friday, May 14

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Coffee Talk

10:45 AM - 11:45 AMBreak

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

CRE Risk Management (Part 2)

11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Lunch

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

CRE Construction Lending (Part 2)

Monday, May 17

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Coffee Talk

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Problem Loan Management (Part 2)

11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Lunch

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

Strategic Loan Pricing (Part 2)

1:45 PM - 2:00 PMBreak

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Global Debt and Contingent Liability Analysis (Part 2)

Wednesday, May 19

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Coffee Talk

10:45 AM - 11:00 AMBreak

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Introduction to Bankruptcy (Part 2)

11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Lunch

12:45 PM - 1:30 PM

Best Practices Discussion: CRE Loans Gone Bad (Part 2)

1:30 PM - 1:45 PMBreak

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

Avoiding Lender Liability Issues (Part 2) 

2:30 PM - 2:45 PMBreak

2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

Portfolio Stress Testing

Friday, May 21

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Best Practices Discussion: C&I Loans Gone Bad

11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

CRE Valuation Management

1:30 PM - 1:45 PMBreak

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

Lending Leadership: A Question of Balance

This program is subject to change. Please bookmark this page to check for continuing updates. Read ABA Conference and School Policies to help answer additional questions.

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Get updates on the next session of the Commercial Lending Schools. Contact Susan Bonney if you have any questions.