Thursday, November 10, 2022 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM CST
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Delta Hotel by Marriott, Little Rock, AR 

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Chris Padgett 
Arkansas Community Bankers Association 501-246-4975 


Arkansas Community Bankers
2022 Bank Management & Director's Conference


Ready to get out of the office for a day? Come join us for a one-day event to learn, eat and visit. What can be better than that? 

Need CPE Credits? We've got that too. 

Arkansas Community Bankers
Bank Management and Director’s Conference
November 10th, 2022


8:15 - 8:45              Registration

8:45 - 9:00              Welcome and Introductions

9:00 - 9:20              Sarah Getzlaff, ICBA Treasurer, CEO, Security First Bank of North Dakota, Bismarck, N.D.

9:20 - 10:10            Fast Forward: Leading Your Bank to a Profitable Future in Payments -
                               Patrick Dix,  SHAZAM

Change in the Payments Industry continues at a breakneck pace. New technology, outside disrupters and even a “Faster” set of payment rails are forcing banks to find their own unique way forward. This session will look at some of the latest debates in the payments industry, changes to payments technology and how all of it can impact your bottom line. We’ll explain how the choices you’re making impact how much you earn on each transaction, plus how decisions made by lawmakers and regulators in could impact your bottom line.

10:10 - 10:50          Report Card for the State’s Banking Industry and Current Trends and
                               Future Outlook
-  Susannah Marshall, AR State Bank Commissioner

10:50 - 11:05          Break

11:05 - 11:55          Fourth Quarter Playbook - Jim Reber, President ICBA Securities

It's clear a different set of dynamics are in play from the recent past as we approach year-end. Between market losses on the bond portfolio, uncertainty about deposit availability and margin compression, bankers are thinking about strategies for the fourth quarter. We will discuss some popular plays run by community banks in 2022, with an eye toward improving future periods. 

11:55 - 12:50          Lunch

12:50 - 1:50            Journey to the Top - Jeff Glasbrenner

Now a widely acclaimed motivational public speaker, Glasbrenner shares his journey from injured farm boy to becoming a Wheelchair Basketball World Champion, a three-time Paralympian, Paralympic Games Bronze Medalist, and winner of multiple Ironman competitions competing as a physically challenged athlete.

1:50 - 2:35              Legislative Update – FHLB, Eric Haar, Director of Government and Industry Relations 

An overview of the 2022 midterm election results. Just two days after the elections, this discussion will be very timely. Included in Mr. Haar’s analysis will be the forces at play in both the House and Senate election results, as well as their implications for the 2024 presidential election.

2:35 – 2:45             Break

2:45 - 3:30              Recreational Marijuana, What it Means for AR – Steve Lancaster, Wright, Lindsey,
                               Jennings. Bill Paschall, Executive Director, Arkansas Cannabis Industry Association.

With the public polling 68% “For” this referendum…this discussion will focus on how the new recreational marijuana law will affect the State, businesses, and banking in Arkansas.

3:30 - 4:20              SBA Update and Small Business Lender Awards - Edward Haddock,
                               SBA District  Director

An SBA update and award presentation to Arkansas’ most accomplished SBA lenders.

CPE Credits Available (2-Finance, 1-Management Services, 1- Regulatory Ethics 1-Informmation Technology, 1-Personal Dev.) 6 Total

Delivery Method: Group Live
Program Level: Overview

Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
CPE Credits Available (2-Finance, 1-Management Services, 1-Regulatory Ethics, 1-Information Technology, 1-Personal Dev.) 6 Total
Course Policies: For more information on refunds, concerns and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at 501-246-4975 or at info@arcommunitybankers.com. 

Arkansas Community Bankers is a member of the Arkansas State Roster program. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE sponsors through its website




** Certification Credits Available **

                        Thanks to our generous sponsors!!


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