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Last Updated: 9/21/2021

2021 Community Bankers Symposium: Banking on the Future

Community Bankers Symposium

We are pleased to announce the 15th Community Bankers Symposium, “Banking on the Future”, hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Conference of State Bank Supervisors on Friday, October 22, 2021. The event will be virtual this year via WebEx.

Senior policymakers, financial industry practitioners, and professionals from all associated regulatory agencies will participate in the event. Governor Michelle Bowman will join us as a keynote speaker, while Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President and CEO Charles Evans will provide his perspectives on the community bank environment. The Future of Business, Technology and Banking will be explored by futurist and author Brett King while perspective on Cyber Risk and Current Threats will be shared by representatives from the U.S. Secret Service and the U.S Department of Homeland Security, CISA. In addition, legislative updates from D.C. will occur and a regulatory panel will finish off the day.

We look forward to seeing you there as we convene virtually.

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Friday, 10/22/21
8:30 AM
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Julie Williams, EVP Supervision & Regulation, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
8:40 AM
Economic Outlook
Anna Paulson, Executive Vice President and Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
9:00 AM
Keynote Speaker
Michelle (“Miki”) Bowman, Governor, Federal Reserve Board
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
The Future of Business, Technology & Banking
Brett King, Futurist, Author, Radio Host, Executive Chairman, Moven, mobile bank
11:00 AM
Legislative Updates & Happenings in D.C.
John Ryan, President & CEO, Conference of State Bank Supervisors
11:45 AM
12:45 PM
Cyber Risk & Current Threats: Secret Service & CISA share perspectives
Patrick Hogan, U.S. Secret Service-Chicago Cyber Fraud Task Force
Tony Enriquez, U.S. Dept. Homeland Security-Cyber Security & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
1:45 PM
Regulatory Panel: Discussion of Various Salient Topics & Emerging Issues
Stephen Wheatley, AVP CBO, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Brian James, Deputy Comptroller Central District, OCC
Greg Bottone, Regional Director, FDIC
Thomas Fite, Director, Indiana Department of Financial Institutions
2:45 PM
Closing Remarks
Jelena McWilliams, Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
3:00 PM
Symposium Adjourns
Event Information
Event Contact
Rita A. Rivera

Registration Deadline
Tuesday, October 12, 2021


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