These days, banking conferences aren't the stuffy, boring conferences of old. They can be full of enthusiasm, innovation and great ideas for evolving your bank to keep up with an increasingly digital world.
Here we're highlighting just a few of the conferences that stand out for Community Banks to attend. Go to learn, network, and be inspired, and have some fun while you're at it!
This is certainly not a full list of all of the conferences Community Banks should consider, but we think these are worth considering in 2019. If you've attended any of these in the past, let us know in the comments below! Have a can't miss conference to add to the list? Let us know that too!
Let's start with bank marketing. While these are not all specific to community banks, they are certainly applicable to them and cover important topics involving reaching your ideal audience and enhancing their customer experience.
Community Bank Marketing Conferences
Digital Marketing for Financial Services Summit
Community Bank ConferencesABA Conference for Community Bankers
Conferences present a great opportunity to network and make connections that can be mutually beneficial for years to come. Heading into the conference, try to identify the top people you hope to connect with and make an effort to seek them out. Be open to meeting a wide variety of new people too- you'll be surprised at who inspires you. Check out our Do's and Don'ts of Conference Networking for more tips.