WHAT: The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) in partnership with The Venture Center will host the ICBA ThinkTECH Showcase—a virtual event to unveil the latest technological solutions of the 2021 ThinkTECH Accelerator cohort. These community-enabling solutions are designed to help community banks solve for challenges and opportunities in 21st century banking.
After completing an initial four-week incubator phase and engaging in a rigorous 12-week bootcamp, the participating companies will present seven-minute demos of their community bank-centric solutions in the areas of cybersecurity, digital customer engagement, automated loan origination, customer acquisition and retention, and financial well-being.
WHEN: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 from noon-2p.m. (Eastern time)
WHO: Keynote speakers during the virtual banking experience include:
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 www.icba.org.