Register Today for the Virtual ICBA ThinkTECH Policy Summit

Nov. 24, 2020

Media Advisory

FDIC Chair Jelena McWilliams, Fed Gov. Miki Bowman, Rep. Bill Foster to speak


The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) is hosting a virtual ICBA ThinkTECH Policy Summit to bring the nation’s community banks together with key stakeholders to discuss fintech policies and opportunities for further collaboration in support of community bank innovation.

Attendees will hear from influential policymakers, including FDIC Chairman Jelena McWilliams, Federal Reserve Governor Michelle “Miki” Bowman, and House Financial Services Committee Artificial Intelligence Task Force Chairman Bill Foster (D-Ill.), as well as ICBA President and CEO Rebeca Romero Rainey.


Wednesday, Dec. 2 (Fireside chat)
3:30 – 4:30 p.m. (Eastern)
FDIC Chairman Jelena McWilliams and ICBA President and CEO Rebeca Romero Rainey

Friday, Dec. 4 (Innovation discussion)
10 -11 a.m. (Eastern)
Federal Reserve Governor Michelle “Miki” Bowman

Noon-1 p.m. (Eastern)
Rep. Bill Foster (D-Ill.)

**Please note: Only remarks from the keynote speakers listed above are open to press and on the record.**

To register as press for this virtual event, contact Aleis Stokes at 202-821-4457 or [email protected] or Nicole Swann at 202-821-4458 or [email protected]


About ICBA

The Independent Community Bankers of America creates and promotes an environment where community banks flourish. ICBA is dedicated exclusively to representing the interests of the community banking industry and its membership through effective advocacy, best-in-class education, and high-quality products and services.

With nearly 50,000 locations nationwide, community banks constitute 99 percent of all banks, employ more than 700,000 Americans and are the only physical banking presence in one in three U.S. counties. Holding more than $5 trillion in assets, over $4.4 trillion in deposits, and more than $3.4 trillion in loans to consumers, small businesses and the agricultural community, community banks channel local deposits into the Main Streets and neighborhoods they serve, spurring job creation, fostering innovation and fueling their customers’ dreams in communities throughout America. For more information, visit ICBA’s website at