ABA/VBA/MBA Virtual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit
Co-hosted by the American Bankers Association & the Maryland Bankers Association

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American Bankers Association (ABA), Virginia Bankers Association (VBA) and Maryland Bankers Association (MBA) are joining together to host the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit for bankers nationwide. This virtual event is designed to help bankers become agents of change for the banking industry and for their communities. The DEI Summit will help bankers master the leading practices for mitigating the systemic barriers that disadvantage marginalized groups in the industry – and give actionable steps to implement change.

Registration & Fees

The Summit is a virtual event and will take place via Zoom.

Individual Registration Rate-$195

Team Registration Rate*-$495

*Access for three to five members from the same institution.

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Agenda & Session Information

The full agenda and speaker listing are now available! Click here to view the full agenda.

Sessions at this year’s Summit to include:

  • Two general sessions, including a panel on recruitment strategy and a keynote on creating a culture of inclusion 
  • Concurrent strategy sessions – Attendees will choose from a variety of strategy sessions that will help your bank build a more robust DEI program. Strategy sessions will include:
    • Non-Traditional Workers: Attracting and Retaining 2nd Career Workers
    • All-In: No Limits Q&A
    • DEI Framework: Essential Components of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Framework(s)
    • Multicultural Banking: Making Yourself Matter to Multicultural Consumers
    • Conscious Inclusion: Why Conscious Inclusion Matters
    • Leading DEI: Leading a Diverse Workforce

After the event, all registered attendees will have access to the full DEI Summit recording.

Why You Should Attend the DEI Summit

Be an Agent of Change

Master the leading practices to mitigate systemic biases that disadvantage marginalized groups.

DEI by Design

Pick sessions that will nurture your DEI efforts—whether you’re looking to gain buy-in, draw awareness or address hiring practices.

Meet People on a Mission

Share stories and cultivate a network with your peers, and learn deeper insights from experts.