11 Reasons You Can’t Miss the Forum 2024

Here’s why over 2,500 banking executives from more than 900+ financial institutions are going to The Financial Brand Forum 2024. Will you be there?

Take a look at what differentiates The Financial Brand Forum from other conferences out there, and you’ll see why this is the biggest and best event in the banking industry.


1. Killer agenda.

The Financial Brand Forum is packed with more than 60 hours of content that will inspire bold new thinking and spark your creativity, driving your strategy forward in a time of disruptive change. This year’s lineup includes international business mogul and supermodel Cindy Crawford, professor Scott Galloway, Dan Schulman CEO of PayPal, and more!

  • + 9 inspirational keynotes
  • + 4 Forum X talks
  • + 40 how-to breakout sessions
  • + 16 live demos
  • + 6 Power Breakfast sessions
  • + 8 Lunch-and-Learn presentations


2. Learn from the best and brightest.

The Financial Brand Forum features an all-star agenda with over 150+ speakers — the best and brightest minds in banking, along with visionary thought leaders from the most-respected companies on the planet like Apple, Google, Disney, Southwest Airlines, Pixar, Facebook, and more! Every year, we pour over $1 million into speakers appearing on the Forum main stage!


3. Stay ahead of the curve.

One out of every 11 financial institutions in the U.S will be at the Forum 2024 figuring out to drive growth as they explore a myriad of new ideas and digital innovations. When they come home, what will they know that you won’t?


4. Video recordings of all sessions.

With so many amazing speakers and great sessions, you won’t want to miss a thing. Don’t worry! With your Forum+ access, you don’t have to pick one session over another.

We film every single keynote and breakout session — almost no other conference does this. You’ll be able to watch every presentation as often as you’d like when you get home, and share the best sessions with your team.


5. No risk, all reward.

The Financial Brand has a 100% ROI money-back guarantee. If you don’t think the Forum 2024 is the best conference in banking you’ve ever attended, you can have your money back.


6. Find new opportunities.

Are you looking to expand your team? Do you need a new CMO or CXO? Or maybe you’re ready for a new challenge yourself?

The Financial Brand Forum is for movers and shakers. You can find potential merger partners, recruit fresh talent, and perhaps even take that next step in your own career.

There will be over 155 exhibitors at the Forum — potential partners who can help you accelerate your growth strategy.


7. Network with peers.

At some conferences, it feels like most attendees are vendors who are only there to sell you stuff. But at The Financial Brand Forum, roughly 70% of attendees are people just like you. One in five are C-level, and two-thirds are VP-level or higher. That’s more than 2,000+ senior-level executives who work at a retail financial institution. This is your opportunity to network with peers and learn how they are tackling the big issues you face.


8. Focused on growth strategies.

The numbers don’t lie. In the next 20 years, half the banks around today will be gone. Size matters, and now every banking provider in the industry (including credit unions) faces an ultimatum: Grow and get bigger, or die.

One third of the 1,000 biggest retail banks in the U.S. attend The Financial Brand Forum — the world’s only conference focused on growth strategies, with three days packed with the big ideas you need to maximize your strategic plan.


9. Serious about the experience.

Nothing is more important than the attendee experience. All we think about for 362 days are the other three days you spend at the conference.

We sweat down every detail, and we never cut corners. No boxed lunches, stale sandwiches or lame continental breakfast “buffets”. We accommodate accommodate special needs and we have menus catering to dietary restrictions.

We do everything possible to maximize learning and networking opportunities by minimizing wait times and walking distances. For instance, we serve espresso in the exhibit hall, and you won’t have to walk more than 150 yards from your tower to the conference center.


10. It’s fun.

Banking doesn’t have to be boring. Between evening parties, private receptions, sponsor dinners, parties, and offsite functions like Cirque du Soleil and TopGolfThe Financial Brand Forum swirls with an exciting atmosphere and high-energy vibe. And if you register now, you’ll get an automatic upgrade to a Gold Pass, including a complimentary ticket to see legendary comedian Jim Gaffigan’s private performance opening night!


11. Big savings.

Banks and credit unions that register now save big — past attendees save even more! Includes a free upgrade to a Gold Pass including access to the Forum+ video library with recordings of all sessions. Bring your team and save with our group rates. But hurry, don’t wait — these special deals soon!

Don’t Wait… Only 8 Weeks Left!

The best conference in the banking world kicks off May 20th! Space is filling up quickly, so sign up now before it’s too late!

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