To be held at the Belmond Charleston Place in Charleston, South Carolina, an exciting first-time location for our event, the 2021 Convention will combine a great lineup of speakers on timely topics and networking with bankers and industry providers. We have all had more than our share of disruption – to say the least – over the past year, and we hope that this September event will be a time to finally come together, enjoy each other’s company and educate ourselves on industry topics together.
This 9-module course is a “sequel” to the Commercial Lending School and is best taken after completion of that course, though it is not a prerequisite. The Advanced Commercial Lending School dives deeper into topics covered in modules 4, 6, and 8 of the Commercial Lending School: analyzing a borrower’s balance sheet, income statement, collateral, and risk ratings.
This two session program will provide the participants with Treasury Management product and service perspectives to aid in new business development and product delivery. We will review current industry trends, emerging products, and the quickly changing cast of competitors.
Grab your map and join us on a journey of learning and discovery on the Pathways to Connect & Protect 2021. Choose your destination (track) and hit the road (Zoom). At each pit stop (session) in your journey, you will connect with other travelers (attendees) and tour guides (industry experts) and uncover new ideas, trends and developments in banking. All roads lead to your final destination – an in-person (COVID rules permitting) block party at the Greater Richmond Convention Center in September. There will be food, music, business sessions and the opportunity to see your friends and colleagues in person from a safe physical distance.
Virginia Bankers Association and the American Bankers Association are excited to announce the 2nd annual virtual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit for bankers nationwide.
Fostering diversity and inclusion in the workplace is more pressing than ever. Build your DEI Playbook with practical takeaways from the ABA/VBA Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit.
Choose between expertly-curated strategy sessions to build a DEI Playbook that is unique to your bank’s needs—no matter where you are on your DEI journey. At this summit, you’ll hear insights from the experts and gain tangible strategies for implementing change.
This fast-paced program will provide a basic understanding of bank Treasury Management (also known as Cash Management) products and services. We will discuss how these products provide value to business clients and banks, identify new and trending products, consider who your new and varied competitors are, and describe the linkage between business deposit acquisition and Treasury Management product sales.
You don’t master the art of leading and managing through luck; you master it with training, experience, self-learning, and applying best practices. As a supervisor, you must have the attitude, aptitude, skill-set, confidence, persistence, and commitment to excel in this multi-tasking, challenging role. This training will help take your expertise to a new level as you learn how to collaborate and coach your employees to excel on the job.
Commercial banking can be intimidating because of its complexity and the risk-oriented nature of the work. This course is a clear and thorough introduction to the key concepts, terminology, and processes involved in credit and lending. It doesn’t assume much prior knowledge of the topic, so it’s ideal for those in their first year in the industry. Learners will walk away with a clear understanding of their job and how their specific role fits into the bank’s overall profitability goals.