Education Zone

ICBA Community Banking LIVE brings the brightest minds together to showcase the latest on new community bank strategies, products and solutions. Optimal bank performance is at the top-of-the-list as attendees take on a multitude of strategic, regulatory, legislative, economic, technological and industry issues. ICBA LIVE will be packed with more than 60 learning sessions and networking opportunities in the following tracks:

  • Management & Strategy - Updates focused on the key trends, disruptive opportunities and proven business strategies for today’s experienced community bank leaders.
  • Individual Growth & Leadership - Polish up your current skills and learn a few new ones to give you the advantage you need in today’s rapidly evolving world.
  • Lending & Deposits - Expert insight and guidance for today’s lending and retail environments including agriculture, small business, consumer and commercial products.
  • Risk, Regulations & Exams - Designed to keep you up-to-date on supervisory, regulatory and operational risk issues at the federal level.
  • Revenue & Growth - Specialty workshops dedicated to community banks with a specific focus on revenue generation and franchise expansion.
  • Technology & Innovation - Informs you of the technological advances that can enhance your bank’s bottom line, increase its operational efficiencies and boost its competitiveness.
  • Marketing & Social Media - Tactical insights and education on how to skillfully build your brand, deepen engagement with customers, and communicate more effectively within your market.
  • Roundtable Discussions - Become a part of the conversation shaping the future of community banking by participating in roundtable discussions with your banking peers.
  • ThinkTECH Session - Take a look at seven fascinating fintech technology leaders that are showcasing their cutting-edge solutions in a unique, short demo format.

Please look for an asterisk(*) next to those workshops/sessions that qualify for one continuing professional education credit. To qualify, you must attend the entire session. Name badges will be scanned at the end of each session.


29th Annual Bank Director
Current Issues Seminar
starts at 9 a.m. on Tuesday March, 13

Don't forget to sign up before you go!
Registration opens 8:15 a.m.

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Learning Lab Audio Sessions & Content

Missed a session? We have you covered. Audio recordings of education sessions are available for purchase. This is the perfect opportunity to gain access to information at nearly every session at Community Banking LIVE and to share details with others in your bank after convention.

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"The quality of the workshops was superb - they drilled down & were not just surface-level presentations."
- Past Attendee

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