Bank Board Training Forum
September 25-26, 2017, The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead, Atlanta, GA. Chris Rentner will be speaking about Small Business Lending.
Small business is the life’s blood of many community banks, and yet this sector has seen strong competition from a number of fintech companies that are aggressively targeting small business borrowers with quick underwriting decisions. This session will offer suggestions on how banks can counter this threat by playing to their strengths while also modernizing their approach.
Learn more about the forum here: http://www.bankdirector.com/conferences/bank-board-training-forum-2017
Providing a Better Experience for Digital Small Business and Commercial Lending
Thursday, September 21, 2017, 1-2PM CDT
Commercial lending is becoming more and more of a digital business today. Experts from Akouba, provider of the VBA's newly endorsed Small Business Loan Origination Platform, will discuss how the lending process is improved for bankers as well as customers through Akouba's platform, and how the technology can help banks attract and retain the best talent.
During this webinar, participants will receive a demonstration of the high-level functionality of Akouba's business lending platform, and gain insights into the following questions:
- What do my customers and prospects experience at each step in the lending process?
- How can I leverage technology to grow existing relationships and acquire new ones?
- How does the current business lending process impact my top performers, both front and back office?
ABA Partners On-The-Line Webinar: Building a Strategic Plan to Digitize Your Lending in 2018
Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 1-2 PM CST
ABA Webinar. Building a Strategic Plan to Digitize Your Lending in 2018
Join Akouba for a truly informative webinar to help you build a strategic plan to digitize your lending in 2018. This webinar is for the team that is ready to digitize their lending program but is not quite sure they have the time, right tools or team in line to be successful.
Chris Rentner, CEO and founder of Akouba, and Mike Dillon, CRO of Akouba and 30 year banking veteran, are sharing their top tips, tools, and time saving tricks to help you prepare to digitize your lending process next year.
With this webinar the Akouba team will take you step-by-step through building a strategic plan that meets your banks goals, they will even give you access to a strategic planning toolkit which has the time-saving tools you need to build and present your own plan this fall, including a quick ROI calculator, a planning template, and easily editable presentation.
Actionable steps and tools will be provided to attendees during the webinar
Attendees should expect to learn:
- Ways to define your digital lending goals
- How to develop an actual strategic plan around your goals
- Ways to implement your plan
FinTech – From Disruptor to Partner [Webinar]
July 18, 2017, BAI webinar. Chris Rentner, Akouba CEO and Founder will be presenting with Scott Robinson, Plug and Play FinTech, Founder & VP
Learn more and register here: https://info.bai.org/Banking-Digital-Transformation-Webinar.html
Virtual Congressional FinTech Roundtable
November 2, 2016, 3:30 ET, Live from the Venture Center in downtown Little Rock, Arkansas. An open FinTech discussion with Rep. French Hill of Arkansas, Rep. Anne Wagner of Missouri, CEO and founder of Akouba, Chris Rentner and CEO of Hexanika, Yogesh Pandit. Watch Discussion
October 16 – October 18, Nashville, TN The Akouba team will be located in the Startup Alley and will be presenting in the evening during the battle of the bands.
BAI Beacon 2016
Oct 5 – 6, 2016, Chicago, IL