Bank Executive Winter Conference

Join us for our annual Bank Executive Winter Conference, this year co-hosted with Washington Bankers Association. This two-day virtual event features sessions on topics critical to the banking industry today and for the year to come.

Featured Speakers and Topics

  COVID-19 State Update
  Paul Benda
  SVP, Risk and Cybersecurity

  Policy, American Bankers Association
Jon_Huntsman_pic.jpg   Change Intensity + Culture Consistency: Help  from Neuroscience
  Sharon Dye
  Sharon Dye Consulting & Associates 
Pual_Godfrey-_Web.jpg   Recalibrating Strategy in a Time of High Risk and   Uncertainty
  Paul Godfrey
  William and Roceil Low Professor of Business              Strategy

  BYU Marriot School of Business
Pual_Godfrey-_Web.jpg   ALCO and Balance Sheet Management
  Al Forrester
  Principal-Advisory Services

  What in the World is Going On?
  Jon Huntsman, Jr.
  Former Governor of
  U.S. Ambassador
  COVID-19 State Update
  Rich Saunders
  Executive Director

  Utah Department of Health
  Banking Delusions of Digital
  Ron Shevlin
  Director of Research

  Cornerstone Advisors
Laurie_Stewart.jpg   Adapting Continuing Education for a
  New Reality
  Laurie Stewart
  President & CEO

  Sound Community Bank
American Bankers Association

Also Featuring Post-Election Panel Discussion with:
  • James Ballentine, EVP, Congressional
    Relations and Political Affairs, ABA
  • Geoff Gray, Lobbyist, Federal Home
    Loan Bank of Des Moines
  • Howard Headlee, President & CEO,
    Utah Bankers Association
  • Glen Simecek, President & CEO,
    Washington Bankers Association
  • Brian Smith, Lobbyist, Wells Fargo

COVID-19 State Update Panel with:

  • Paul Benda, SVP, Risk and Cybersecurity
      Policy, American Bankers Association
  • Dr. Ali H. Hokdad, Chief Strategy Officer, Popular Health
    University of Washington Institute for Healthy Metrics and Evaluation
  • Mary Huynh, MPH MPP, Deputy Director, CDC Public Health Advisor
    Office of Immunization and Child Profile, Prevention and Community Health, Washington State Department of Health
  • Rich Saunders, Interim Executive Director
    Utah Department of Health

Breakout Sessions:

  • Recalibrating Strategy in a Time of High Risk and Uncertainty, Paul Godfrey
  • Change Intensity + Culture Consistency: Help from Neuroscience, Sharon Dye
  • ALCO and Balance Sheet Management, Al Forrester

Click here for the agenda

EDP Graduation

We will celebrate the UBA 2020 class of the Executive Development Program with a graduation ceremony on December 4th.

Registration Fees
1-2 People: $425/per person
3+ (unlimited): $975
To purchase an unlimited registration pass, click here


  • Individual registration click here
  • If your bank has purchased an unlimited pass, click here to register

If your bank has purchased an unlimited registration pass but you do not have a UBA profile, please contact Sara Matute, to register.

Who Should Attend 
This conference, designed for bank CEOs, executives, directors and members of the senior management team, presents the opportunity for bank leaders to come together and share insights, explore challenges, receive direction and formulate strategies.

Thank You to Our Sponsors



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