IT Institute - Virtual 

IT Fintech

Oct 5 - Oct 7, 2021 and Oct 12 - Oct 14, 2021

Information technology solutions continue to evolve creating opportunities for community banks to increase efficiency, improve service capabilities, and better safeguard customers. Your ability to understand how these solutions can be applied to your bank's current technology platform can mean all the difference in today's highly-competitive environment.

The Community Bank IT Institute, developed by ICBA and RSM US LLP, shows IT managers and officers solutions they can use to strengthen existing IT security capabilities, develop operational efficiencies, create business continuity solutions, enhance social marketing capabilities, and more.

All times stated are Central Time.

Tuesday, Oct. 5

9:00 a.m. – Noon: IT Governance, Risk Assessments, Basic Financials 

Noon – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch 

1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.: Industry Trends and Fintechs, FFIEC Cybersecurity Risk, Technology Plan Team Project Collaboration Time

Wednesday, Oct. 6

9:00 a.m. – Noon.: Budgeting for IT, Systems Selection, Communications 

Noon – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch 

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.: Project Management, Cloud and Deployment Trends, Team Project Collaboration Time 

Thursday, Oct. 7

9:00 a.m. – Noon: Knowledge Base/Content Management 

Noon – 1 p.m.: Lunch 

1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.: BCP/DR, Vendor Management Technology, Asset Management, Team Project Collaboration Time

Tuesday, Oct. 12

9:00 a.m. – Noon: BOD Prep/Sample 

Noon – 1 p.m.: Lunch 

1:00 p.m. –4:30 p.m.: Review Misconceptions & Threats, Cyber Attack Lifestyle & Attack Vectors, Team Project Collaboration Time

Wednesday, Oct. 13

9:00 a.m. – Noon: Information Security 

Noon – 1 p.m.: Lunch 

1:00 p.m. –2:30 p.m.: Team Project Collaboration Time

Thursday, Oct. 14

9:00 a.m. – Noon.: Security Monitoring, Cyber Incident Response, BOD Prep 

Noon – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch 

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: BOD Presentation, Team Project Collaboration Time 

ICBA Member: $2,395 (with testing fee $2,620)
Nonmember: $3,195 (with testing fee $3,520)
Nonbanker: $3,995 (with testing fee $4,320) 

Certification Testing Fees:
ICBA Member: $225
Nonmember: $325 

NOTE: Registration fee is valid for one connection, only for the individual registered. Full payment is required prior to attendance.  For more information, call 800-422-7285. 


Information Technology Certification (CCBTO)

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Designation: Certified Community Bank Technology Officer (CCBTO)

Requirement: Attend IT Institute; obtain (30) Continuing Professional Education credits every two years thereafter.

Information technology solutions continue to evolve. This creates opportunities for community banks to increase efficiency, improve service capabilities and better safeguard customers. This program addresses today’s community bank needs for managing and maximizing technology investments and shows IT managers and officers the solutions they can utilize to help strengthen existing IT capabilities, develop operational efficiencies and business continuity solutions, and more.

Caleb Schultz

Manager, Technology and Management Consultant


Jeff Dunnahoo

Principal, RSM

Who Should Attend: Technology officers, IT managers and chief information officers.
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of information technology
Advanced Preparation: Recommended-Complete complimentary online course sent upon registration
Program Level: Intermediate 
Field of Study: Information Technology

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

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If registration is cancelled more than 30 days prior to the event start date, you will receive a full refund. If cancellation is within 30 days prior to the event start date, 20 percent of the registration fee paid will be deducted for costs. A substitute registration will be accepted. No refunds will be issued after the event start date.

Attendance at all ICBA programs will be considered on a first come, first served basis. If the program is cancelled, ICBA’s liability is limited to the registration fee. For additional questions contact ICBA at 800-422-7285.

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