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2015 Bank Director Workshop - Fort Lauderdale

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April 16, 2015
Fort Lauderdale, FL


Hosted by the National Association of Corporate Directors, Florida Chapter and the American Association of Bank Directors, this 1-day workshop features nationally recognized industry experts and bank regulators together to share viewpoints, exchange new ideas and to update best practices.   
Board member education not only helps directors cope with the current regulatory environment but also helps demonstrate to bank regulators that your board members have a commitment to improve bank performance.  This is a must-attend workshop for all bank board members and Senior Executives that understand their critical role in today’s regulatory environment.

AGENDA:  What's Next? > Banking in 2015
Sessions will include:
     >  AABD:  Legal and Regulatory Initiatives
     >  Compensation - New Challenges
     >  New Competition & "Shadow" Banking
     >  M&A Outlook - National & Florida
     >  Lunch Keynote
     >  Regulatory Roundtable (Q & A with Bank Regulators)

See the Complete Program Agenda and Presenters under 'Documents' below.

We are very pleased to announce that Mark Grant, Managing Director of Southwest Securities  has agreed to return as our Lunch Keynote.  Mark, a frequent guest on both CNBC and Bloomberg, writes ‘Out of the Box’, a daily email distributed exclusively to his clients in over 50 countries.
Mark STOOD ALONE this time last year with his prediction of LOWER interest rates. Today the Financial Times reports over $2 Trillion of Global Sovereign Debt trades with NEGATIVE interest rates.
Register today and reserve a seat to hear Mark’s insight on Central Bankers influence on global markets and their impact on our USA markets during 2015.

REGISTRATION:  Early Bird rates expire Friday, March 20
[Includes breakfast, AM break, lunch, program materials and day self parking] 
        NACD & AABD MEMBERS:  $95  ($115 after March 20)
        NON-MEMBER BANK DIRECTOR/OFFICER:  $125 ($145 after March 20)
Not an officer or director of a depository financial institution?  Request an invitation:  Contact 
        NON-BANK DIRECTOR/OFFICER:  $175 ($195 after March 20)
(This fee applies only to attendees who are not officers or directors of a depository financial institution)
GROUP REGISTRATION (3 or More Bank board members/Officers only)  
Note:   Online registration not available for Groups;  Download the Registration Form and mail with a check made payable to NACD Florida.  REGISTRATION FORM
Additional Registrations:  Members: $90 Each & Non-Members $120 Each
        NACD/AABD MEMBER BANK BOARDS:  $275 ($330 after March 20)
        NON-MEMBER BANK BOARDS:  $360 ($420 after March 20)
Attended last year?   Receive one (1) complimentary registration with Group Registration of more than three (3)!
Travel Information:
     •  Arriving by Air:  Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport (FLL)
     •  Overnight Stay:   The Westin Fort Lauderdale 
                                               400 Corporate Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL   33334
                                               Phone:  (954) 772-1331

A Block of rooms have been reserved for attendees at the rate of $141 + 11% Tax 

The Group rate is available until March 25, 2015, subject to availability.  Rates will be available 3 days prior and 3 days after the event date, subject to availability.  Each guestroom in the reserved block will receive complimentary WIFI.  The hotel provides complimentary self-parking.

Reservations may be made by calling Reservations: (866) 716-8108 and indicate you are part of the NACD Florida Bank Director Workshop Block - OR - 

A room may reserved on the special website established for the NACD Florida Bank Director Workshop:

A deposit equal to one night will be charged at the time of booking and upon check-in this amount will be applied towards the guest bill.  Deposits are refundable if notice is received by the Hotel at least 24 hours prior to arrival and a cancellation number is obtained.


  2015 Bank Director Workshop - Fort Lauderdale
  2015 Registration Form
  2015 Bank Director Workshop - Agenda

Location and Time


The Westin Fort Lauderdale
400 Corporate Drive
I-95 & Cypress Creek Road Exit
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334

Buffet Breakfast:  7:15 - 8:00 AM
Program:  8:00 - 10:00 AM
Refreshment Break:  10:00 - 10:30 AM
Program:  10:30 - 12 Noon
Buffet Lunch: Noon - 1:30 PM
Roundtable:  1:30  - 3:00 PM



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Contact:  Florida Chapter, 2561 Cordoba Bend, Weston, FL  33327;  phone:  954-296-7358