- The MCUL & Affiliates Fall Leadership Development Conference heads to the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa near Traverse City, Sept. 15-17. Featuring a keynote presentation on "The Future of Credit Unions: Becoming Relevant" the event provides an increased focus on fraud issues and offers “Bank Secrecy Act” training for board members. The event agenda also includes several sessions that are ideal for supervisory committee members. Guests are welcome to join participants for meals and activities, including a Saturday afternoon winery tour. Participants should first register and then secure hotel rooms, which are expected to become limited due to other known events taking place during the same dates.
- At the MCUL & Affiliates Executive Summit, being held Sept. 13-15 at The Inn at Bay Harbor, credit union cybersecurity risk management practices will be an important conversation amongst attendees. Chris Gill, CUNA Mutual Group risk management consultant will be on hand to discuss cybersecurity and data breaches that have emerged for organizations of all sizes across all industry sectors, during a session on "The DNA of Cybersecurity." The event also features executive-level overviews of topics such as, "The New ALM Regulatory Initiatives," "Getting More Strategic About Loan Growth," "HR Connection: Topics for Execs" and "When Payments Move Faster: The CEO's Role in Managing Same-Day ACH Risk." The Inn at Bay Harbor provides a retreat environment for credit union C-suite executives. Hotel rooms are becoming limited and those needing assistance with accommodations may contact Janet Ormsby.