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Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minorities in Banking

Registration for this event is closed.

Dates/Times:  Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 | 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
(Includes networking reception and optional dine-around dinner)
Friday, Sept. 28, 2018 | 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Charlotte Branch
530 East Trade St.
Charlotte, N.C. 28202 (map it)

Hosted by the Federal Reserve System, this third annual conference is designed to provide senior-level and high-potential middle-management minority bank leaders with industry, leadership and professional development knowledge that will enhance their careers and networks. The 2018 theme is Bank on Us: Minority Excellence in the Banking Industry. The forum will address current economic conditions, banking, diversity and inclusion, FinTech and leadership strategies. Attendees will receive resources and have the opportunity to network with other professionals.

Early-bird registration: May 1-June 30 — $200
Regular registration: July 1-Sept. 15 — $250

For more information, please contact Chantell Garrett at

Hotel Accommodations
Charlotte Marriott City Center
100 W. Trade St.
Charlotte, NC 28202

A limited block of rooms is open to attendees at the rate of $209 per night, plus charges and taxes. Reservation cut-off date is Sept. 3, 2018. Call 1-800-359-3204 or reserve your room online.