Despite continued uncertainty about the future of the COVID-19 pandemic, credit union groups are moving forward with plans for many in-person conferences in 2022. Here’s a look at what’s been planned so far for the year, listed alphabetically by group name, along with links to conference registration pages when available. CU time will continue to update this list as we become aware of new information.
The American Credit Union Mortgage Association has announced the following in-person events for 2022:
Alloya Federal Corporate Credit Union
Alloya Corporate Federal Credit Union will hold its Credit Union Executive Leadership Symposium, September 7-9, at the Westin River North in Chicago.
The company’s 2022 Financial Forum will be held September 25-28 at the Ritz Carlton, Bachelor Gulch in Avon, Colorado.
The Cooperative Credit Union Association and the Credit Union League of Connecticut continue their collaborative efforts with APEX 2022. The convention-level event will be held October 12-14 at the Mohegan Sun Resort in Uncasville, Connecticut.
Registration details to come.
Association of Credit Union Internal Auditors
ACUIA plans to hold its 32nd annual conference and one-day seminar at the Hyatt Regency in Jacksonville, Florida from June 28 to July 1.
California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues
The leagues annual conference, REACH, will be held November 1-4 at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa in Palm Desert, CA.
Carolina Credit Union League
The North and South Carolina Credit Union League will host the following events in 2022.
Choice of creative solutions
This CUSO wholly owned by Community Choice Credit Union ($742 million, Johnston, Iowa), which provides marketing and software solutions to credit unions, will host Credit Union relEVENT 2022 from June 26-29 at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. .
The league representing credit unions in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas has a number of in-person and virtual events planned for 2022, including:
Credit Union EduCruises
Credit Union EduCruises, a provider of credit union-specific educational cruise programs around the world, will host several face-to-face cruise conferences in 2022 and 2023. A full list can be found here.
Credit Union Financial Education Network
The Credit Union Financial Education Network (CUFEN, formerly known as the National Youth Involvement Board) will hold an annual in-person conference, where CUFEN will celebrate its 50th anniversary, at the Radisson Salt Lake City Downtown in Salt Lake City, Utah from 25- July 27.
Association of CrossState Credit Unions
The association representing credit unions in New Jersey and Pennsylvania has planned the following events in 2022:
- Evoke Marketing Conference, July 19-20, virtual
- CrossState Leadership School 2022, August 14-18, The Penn Stater Hotel, State College, PA.
- Fall Leadership Conference, September 8-10, The Seven Springs Resort, Seven Springs, PA.
- CU Reality Check, October 24-26, Atlantic City, NJ, location TBD
This credit union content provider will host Beyond Bitcoin: Understanding Cryptocurrency and Other Digital Assets, June 23 at Breakers on the Ocean in Spring Lake, NJ
CU Business Group
CUSO Business Services will hold its West Coast conference August 8-10 at the Nines Hotel in Portland, Oregon, and its East Coast conference September 12-14 at the Peabody Memphis in Memphis, Tennessee.
CU Intersect Conference
The National Credit Union Information Sharing & Analysis Organization, dedicated to improving the cyber resilience of credit unions, will host the CU Intersect Conference in partnership with Pure IT CUSO at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Houston from 18-20 July.
The Professional Development Association has a number of virtual events on the schedule for 2022, in addition to the following in-person events:
- CUES Execu/Net, August 28-31, Snake River Lodge and Spa, Jackson Hole, Wyo.
- Oversight Committee Development Seminar, September 19-20, Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort, Santa Barbara, CA.
- Director Development Seminar, September 21-23, Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort, Santa Barbara, CA.
The CULytics 2022 Fall Summit will be held August 22-25 in Redmond, Washington at Microsoft The Commons on Microsoft’s campus. It will be an in-person event after two years as a virtual event.
The professional association will host a total of more than 70 face-to-face conferences, virtual conferences, eSchools and webinars in 2022; a full list can be viewed here.
CUNA Mutual Group
CUNA Mutual Group’s Discovery2022 is scheduled to be held virtually on August 11.
The Defense Credit Union Council’s annual conference will be held at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa in San Antonio August 2-5.
Develop the exhibition
Expand Expo 2022, a training and development event for credit union professionals hosted by Horizon Federal Credit Union ($135 million, Williamsport, PA) will take place September 18-22 at the Kalahari Resort in Pocono Manor, PA.
Filene Research Institute
The think tank has the following events on the calendar for 2022:
Healthcare Credit Union Association
The trade association of credit unions that serve healthcare employees and their families will host the 2022 HCUA Annual Conference September 7-9 at the Grande Colonial Hotel in La Jolla, California.
Heartland Credit Union Association
HCUA, which represents credit unions in Kansas and Missouri, has a number of events planned for 2022, including:
Illinois Credit Union League
This state league has a number of in-person events planned for 2022, including:
Southeastern Credit Union League and Affiliates
Other LSCU conferences in 2022 include the following:
The Metropolitan Area Credit Union Management Association is hosting the following conferences this year. MACUMA has pivoted its loan mini-conference from in-person to virtual. According to a March 3 statement, “The health and safety of our members is always our first priority. Although pandemic trends are moving in the right direction, the advice and feedback received indicates that we are not quite ready to hold a one-day classroom meeting yet.
- 64th Annual Leadership Conference, September 26-29, Hyatt Chesapeake, Cambridge, Maryland.
Association of Credit Unions of Maryland and DC
The Maryland and Washington, DC Credit Union League has several virtual and hybrid events planned for 2022 so far.
The fintech conference will be an in-person event in Las Vegas at The Venetian|The Palazzo and Sands Expo, October 23-26.
NAFCU has the following events on its agenda for 2022:
- Virtual Seminar on Risk Management, August 16-18, virtual.
- Congressional Caucus, September 11-14, Washington, DC
- Regulatory Compliance and BSA Seminar, September 27-29, Louisville, Ky.
- Institute of Management and Leadership, October 17-21, Annapolis, Maryland.
- Lending Conference, November 8-10, Greenville, SC
On Thursday, February 10, NAFCU announced the cancellation of its 55th Annual Conference and Solutions Expo, which was scheduled to take place July 12-15 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
According to a statement from NAFCU, the reason for the cancellation appears to be due to “event capacity restrictions put in place by the province of Quebec and the Canadian government.”
The statement added: “Registered attendees have been notified of the cancellation by email, which contains additional information on how to transfer conference registrations or obtain a refund, and how to proceed with the cancellation. hotel and flight reservations.”
National Council of Firefighters Credit Unions
The National Council of Firefighter Credit Unions Inc (NCOFCU) will hold its 2022 NCOFCU Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, October 5-8 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel.
National Credit Union Call Center Conference
Organized by the Credit Union Association of New Mexico, the National Credit Union Call Center Conference will take place October 24-26 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
National Association of Credit Union Management
NCUMA is planning the following conferences for 2022:
- Summer Conference, July 9-13, The Grand Hyatt Baha Mar, Nassau, Bahamas.
- Fall Conference, September 3-7, The Park Hyatt Resort, Beaver Creek, Colorado.
- Hawaii Conference, November 11-16, The Grand Hyatt, Kauai, Hawaii.
North West Credit Union Association
The league representing credit unions from Oregon, Washington and Idaho will hold its annual convention, MAXX, at the Spokane Convention Center in Spokane, Washington, October 25-27.
Origence, a CU Direct company, will host its Lending Tech Live conference July 25-27 at the Gaylord Rockies in Aurora, Colorado.
Credit union software provider Sharetec will hold its 2022 Sharetec User Conference September 25-28 at the Hilton Downtown Nashville in Nashville, Tennessee.
CUSO Lending Technology Sync1 Systems will host Lendtopia 2022 September 28-30 at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions in Round Rock, TX. Participants can make their hotel reservations on this link (the deadline for blocking rooms is August 29).
Triverity and the Loan Service Center
TriVerity & The Loan Service Center, PSCU Companies, providers of delinquency management services for credit unions, will host their 10th Annual Collection Academy at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Bloomington, Minnesota, October 4-5.
Presented by Founding Sponsors Curql Collective and CUNA Strategic Services, VentureTech 2022, a fintech showcase for the credit union industry that brings together fintech companies, credit unions, CUSOs, venture capitalists and investors. other players in the credit union industry, will be held from November 7 to 9. at the Omni Frisco Hotel in Frisco, TX.
Virginia Credit Union League
The Virginia league will host the following in-person conferences in 2022:
- CONNECT (for emerging professionals): June 21-23, Hilton Richmond Downtown, Richmond, Va.
- East Coast Marketing Conference: September 14-16, Hilton Garden Inn, Virginia Beach, Virginia.
- CEO Summit (for major credit unions): September 28-30, Boars Head Resort, Charlottesville, Virginia.
- CEO Forum (for small and medium credit unions): October 18, The Place, Richmond, Virginia.
Wisconsin Credit Union League
This state league will host a number of other virtual and in-person events in 2022.
World Council of Credit Unions
WOCCU plans to co-host its Global Credit Union Conference with the Association of British Credit Unions Limited from July 17-20 in Glasgow, Scotland.
If you have new or updated information to share about a 2022 credit union industry event, please send it to Natasha Chilingerian at [email protected].