Register Early! Hotel Reservation Cut Off is Friday, November 11.
Join us for Directors Conference!
This must-attend event for credit union directors provides you and your colleagues an in-depth look at relevant governance and strategy issues affecting your board, credit union, and the movement as a whole.
This remains a time of constant change. You will be able to pick the brains of others and gain a deeper and broader understanding of the governance challenges we all face with content uniquely relevant to your role as a credit union director.
Topics Covered Will Include:
- Governance and Leadership
- Innovation and Change
- And more!
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Featured Content From Directors Conference Speakers
Why You Should Attend:
Directors—Why Should You Attend?
- Strong learning environment and collaboration with 10 hours of dedicated learning time, and up to 12 CPE credits.
- Highly interactive content that is unique to your role as credit union board member.
- Directors Conference is part learning, part networking, and part inspiration—you’ll head home energized with many new ideas to implement.
CEOs—Why Send Your Directors?
- Your directors will learn governance best practices and key regulatory and fiduciary issues that will help keep your board—and your credit union—strong.
- Networking is an important part of this conference; your directors will form bonds with fellow board members they can reach out to once they are home.
- Conference speakers will provide cross-industry perspectives that can be invaluable in your boardroom.
Forge new relationships with credit union directors and executives as they strengthen their skills and hear from expert speakers.
CUES is the industry leader in providing director-specific education. Board chairs, directors and committee officers from the nation’s top credit unions attend Directors Conference to receive world-class education and develop their peer networks.
The event’s popular sponsor showcase is an ideal venue for credit unions to seek out suppliers who offer innovative solutions for their needs, as well as essential products and services. Thanks to its relaxed setting, sponsors enjoy an unusually high level of face time with attendees. CUES Directors Conference has an average of 400 attendees from 182 credit unions.
Additional & Non-Attending Sponsorship Opportunities
Become a sponsor today!
Space is limited—register today to ensure increased visibility for your firm. For more sponsorship information, contact Kari Sweeney, CUES’ director of supplier relations, at 800.252.2664 or 608.271.2664, ext. 326; or email email@example.com.
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Sunday, December 4
Conference Registration and Welcome Party | 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Monday, December 5
Conference Information Desk | 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Breakfast | 7:15 – 8:30 a.m.
Welcome to CUES Directors Conference | 8:30 – 8:45 a.m.
Opening General Session | 8:45 – 9:45 a.m.
Bridging Grit, Resilience & Happiness: A Revolutionary
Approach to Game-Changing Results
Caroline Adams Miller, MAPP, Author, Educator & Coach
Networking Refreshment Break | 9:45 – 10:05 a.m.
Breakout Sessions | 10:05 – 11:05 a.m.
Board Members Should Ask in 2023
Ancin Cooley, Principal, Synergy Credit Union Consulting
Rich Jones, President/Principal, Leading2Leadership, LLC
Robyn Marsi, Risk Services & Technology Practice Lead, Lynx Technology Partners, LLC
Networking/Travel Time | 11:05 – 11:25 a.m.
Breakout Sessions | 11:25 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
Luncheon | 12:25 – 1:40 p.m.
General Session | 1:40 – 2:40 p.m.
Becoming a Higher Performing Board
Lucia Annunzio, President and CEO, Center for High Performance
Tuesday, December 6
Conference Information Desk | 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Breakfast | 7:15 – 8:30 a.m.
General Session | 8:30 – 9:40 a.m.
Get Big Things Done: The Power of Connectional Intelligence
Erica Dhawan, CEO, Cotential
Networking/Travel Time | 9:40 – 10:00 a.m.
Breakout Sessions | 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Cultivating Next Gen Board Members
Julia Patrick, CEO & Founder, American Non-Profit Academy
Michael Daigneault, CEO & Co-founder, Quantum Governance L3C
Asset Liability Management: Risk Assessment & Balance Sheet Strategy Fundamentals
Cullen Coxe, Sr, Director, Nick Trentmann; Director, ALM First
Networking Refreshment Break | 11:00 – 11:20 a.m.
Breakout Sessions | 11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Repeated from 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, December 7
Conference Information Desk | 7:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Breakfast | 7:15 – 8:30 a.m.
General Session | 8:30 – 9:40 a.m.
Kyle Hauptman, Vice Chair, NCUA
Networking Refreshment Break | 9:40 – 10:00 a.m.
Closing General Session | 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
ADAPT: Overcoming Adversity
Conclusion of Conference | 11:00 a.m.
FORMER MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PITCHER
Susan Lucia Annunzio
PRESIDENT & CEO
Center for High Performance
SENIOR DIRECTOR, ADVISORY SERVICES
Kyle S. Hauptman
RISK SERVICES & TECHNOLOGY PRACTICE LEAD
Caroline Adams Miller, MAPP
AUTHOR, EDUCATOR & COACH
CEO & CO-FOUNDER
DIRECTOR, ADVISORY SERVICES
Travel & Lodging
Caesars Palace Las Vegas
3570 Las Vegas Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89109
The CUES discounted rate at the Caesars Palace is $164 for single or double occupancy. Please make your hotel reservations prior to Friday, November 11, 2022, by using this booking link.
If you prefer to phone in your reservation, you may call the Reservation Center at 866-227-5944 and mention CUES Directors Conference or group code SCCUE2 to get the contracted rate. Be aware that a processing fee per reservation will be incurred if you choose to book a reservation over the phone.
*Remember that all hotel arrangements are strictly between you and the hotel. You are responsible for contacting the hotel should you need to adjust or cancel your reservation.
The hotel may accept reservations after November 11; however, availability and room rates are not guaranteed, so early reservations are recommended.
The rate is subject to applicable tax which is currently 13.8% per room, per night, and is subject to change without notice. This special rate is available for reservations beginning up to 3 days before the conference and 3 days after the conference, as room availability permits.
Traveling with a Guest
Your guest/companion is welcome to join you at the Welcome Reception at no additional cost.
We also offer a companion meal program which includes breakfast Monday through Wednesday for $295.
CUES has negotiated a discount when you book with Enterprise and National for this meeting. You can take advantage of our discounted rates by booking online using the below links. Be sure to reference account number OSMB44A when making all reservations.
Enterprise Reservations | National Reservations
We also invite you to enroll in the Emerald Club loyalty program. As an Emerald Club member, you can bypass the counter and choose your own vehicle, earn free rental days, receive arrival & return alerts, receive e-receipts, and maximize benefits while still enjoying our CUES corporate discount. Click here to enroll in Emerald Club (Emerald Club benefits applicable to both Enterprise & National reservations).
Information You Should Know
Your registration includes:
- Sunday's welcome reception for attendees and their guest
- Three breakfasts
- One luncheon
- All educational sessions & materials
*subject to change
- ALL CANCELLATIONS MUST BE IN WRITING (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Prior to 60 days – full refund
- 31-60 days before start of event – 50% refund
- 0-30 days before start of event – no refunds or credits for future events given
Due to financial obligations incurred by CUES, no refunds or credits will be issued on cancellation requests less than 30 days prior to the start of the event. Substitute attendees are welcome, subject to eligibility.
CUES reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the event due to unforeseen circumstances, and will refund fees if the event is rescheduled or location is changed and you are unable to attend.
Accommodations for diet, mobility, or other needs
CUES will make every effort to make sure you are comfortable at our events. Email email@example.com with your name, credit union, the event you are registered for, and everything we need to know to accommodate your request. We will follow up with you on how we can help.
This conference meets the following standards:
- CPE credits earned: up to 12
- Program Level: Overview
- Delivery Method: Group-Live
- Advanced Preparation: No advance preparation is required
- Prerequisites: Not required for this program
CUES is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, through its website linked above.
*subject to change.
Who should attend Directors Conference?
CUES Directors Conference is for credit union directors, board chairs, board officers, supervisory committee members, and CEOs. Consider sending your entire board so your group can benefit from learning and participating in discussions together, and heading home on the same page.
We can also help you arrange a board meeting while you’re at Directors Conference, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know you’d like the details.