solutions through unified effort


The VBA conducts thirteen specialty workshops throughout the year for bankers from entry level through executive management providing the opportunity for all levels of bank associates to find an educational experience to fit their needs.


CEO Forum

The CEO Forum provides bank CEOs the opportunity to participate in stimulating and rewarding sessions targeted at discussing the ever-changing landscape of the financial services arena.

CFO Conference

The CFO Conference addresses various bank accounting topics currently of interest to bank management. In addition to timely and informative presentations, the conference offers bankers the opportunity to share ideas and information with their peers from across the state.


Lending & Credit Conference

The Lending & Credit Conference is the premier educational and networking event for lending professionals in Virginia and focuses on navigating through today’s economic and regulatory environment to help prepare you for lending challenges that lay ahead.

Directors' Symposiums

This Directors' Symposiums, co-sponsored by the Virginia Association of Community Banks, provide bank board members with current data, thought-provoking industry trends and networking opportunities with other directors and regulators. The program is designed to benefit both new directors and seasoned veterans on the Board.


Enterprise Risk Management Workshop

The Enterprise Risk Management Conference provides risk management officers informative sessions on what it means to be a risk officer today and what demands are being placed on banks in this area.

Financial Forecast

The Virginia Bankers Association and the Virginia Chamber of Commerce host this event every year at the Greater Richmond Convention Center, bringing industry leaders together to discuss the economic future of our Commonwealth.


HR & Training Conference

The HR & Benefits Conference provides HR professionals and benefits administrators with education sessions designed to keep you abreast of the latest developments in the field of human resources and with the VBA Benefits Corporation to help you make a meaningful impact on the organizations you serve.

Leadership Conference

The Leadership Conference addresses various topics for emerging leaders in the banking industry and also provides the opportunity to share ideas and network with peers from across the state.


Operations & Technology Conference

The Operations & Technology Conference offers the latest on industry best practices, key legislation, and state-of-the-art technology. It provides a perfect forum for peer interaction and resource sharing and is an ideal opportunity to discuss key challenges.

Retail Banking & Marketing Conference

The Retail Banking & Marketing Conference offers timely and relevant presentations on the latest in retail banking trends and marketing best practices.


Security Risk Conference

The Security Risk Conference showcases the latest security products and services available on the market and also provides a venue to participate in valuable networking and exchange of ideas with peer from across the Commonwealth.

Trust & Wealth Management Conference

The Trust & Wealth Management Conference provides various perspectives and crucial updates pertaining to wealth management and trust.


Women in Banking Conference 

The Women in Banking Conference is designed to highlight strategies for success for women in Virginia’s financial services industry. This conference will give you the opportunity to network with other women bankers and discuss similar challenges and solutions.