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IGNITE 2024: Education Sessions Announced!


We’re excited to announce four timely, thought-provoking breakout sessions for IGNITE 2024! This year’s education lineup includes Cybersecurity Trends; Digital Assets Adoption Opportunities; AI for Credit Unions; and the Payments Landscape. 

About Our Sessions

Breakout Session (Cybersecurity Trends)

Establishing a culture that embraces cybersecurity is an enterprise-wide imperative for credit unions. Join us for this essential session that explores best practices in protecting your credit union and your members; the latest prevention strategies; cyber incident trends; and guidance on making cyber defense a true "team endeavor" at your credit union.

Presented by - Trellance

Breakout Session (Digital Assets Adoption Opportunities for Financial Institutions)

Blockchain technologies and their instant payments capabilities are on fintech’s horizon, but what does this mean for financial institutions now and into the future?

Tailored for financial institutions, this presentation is a curated summary of recent news and emerging use cases around digital assets. It focuses on the trends, potential impacts, new policies, and reasons why there’s a need to prepare for blockchain-driven changes immediately.

Key Takeaways:

  • Overview of recent digital assets disruptions in financial services
  • Possible long-term recalibrations for the financial services industry
  • Strategies to weave blockchain and digital assets into long-term payments decision

Presented By - Strategic Resource Management

Breakout Session (Exploring AI for Credit Unions)
AI is changing banking. We are fundamentally digital at our core and the opportunities that AI offers to transform the "how" of banking is unparalleled. This session explores Analytics, AI and Generative AI, offering details on how each can benefit credit unions and how best to get started with AI at your credit union.

Presented By - Trellance

Breakout Session (The Payments Landscape) 

We will explore the current landscape of payments and what lies ahead. Today's payments ecosystem is constantly in flux due to the introduction of new payment methods, technology and players. 

During this session, we'll cover ...

  • An Overview of payments 
  • Offer guidance and strategies on continuing the digital evolution path for your credit union 
  • and explore what's next in payments and how you can prepare now for that change.  

Presented by - Fiserv

IGNITE | the League Annual Meeting promises not only stellar educational opportunities, but also a unique, fun-filled adventure on the fabulous waterfront in Washington, D.C.! Join us May 1-3 at the InterContinental Washington, D.C. – The Wharf.

Learn more and register here

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