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The Game Plan 

Check out the game plan (aka agenda) for the 2017 Convention & Annual Meeting! We have several packages available including full convention, Thursday-Friday, or Friday-Saturday. This allows greater flexibility so more of your teammates can attend. Ready to sign up? View speaker and session information.

Registration is now closed. 

Thursday, October 5, 2017
8-11 a.m. Pre-Game Warm Up  - TopGolf (pre-registration required). 
TopGolf, 10611 Nall Avenue, Overland Park, KS
Meet at the site (no transportation available from hotels). 
10 a.m.-6 p.m. Team check-in (registration open)
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch Tailgate (Exhibit Hall open)
1-2:30 p.m. Laces Out, Kendall Gammon, former NFL player and currently color analyst for Chiefs Radio Network
2:30-3 p.m. Timeout (Refreshment Break)
3-5 p.m.  Pep Rally (HCUA Annual Business Meeting)
5-6 p.m.  Exhibitor Reception
6-9 p.m. MVP Awards Banquet
Friday, October 6, 2017
7 a.m.-6 p.m. Team check-in (Registration open)
8-9 a.m. Morning Tailgate (Exhibit Hall open)
9-10 a.m. Millennials, Trump and - Trends and Issues that will Affect your Cash Flow and Profits in the Next Four Years, Gene Marks
10-10:15 a.m. Timeout (break)
10:15-11:15 a.m. Financial Services Mega Trends - Welcome to Life in the Fast Lane!, Mark Sievewright
11:15-11:30 a.m. Timeout (break)
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. From the Battlefield to the Boardroom: Secrets to High Performance Leaderships, Colonel Jill Morgenthaler
12:30-2 p.m. Team Lunch (Exhibit Hall open)
2-3 p.m.

Team Huddles (breakouts)

  • Building a Mobile-First Credit Union - What's at Stake and What will it take?, Mark Sievewright
  • 18 Things to Watch in 2018, Frank Diekmann
  • Threat Assessment, Brian Finucane
  • The Power of Best First Dollar Spent, David F. Patrick
3-3:30 p.m. Timeout (break)
3:30-4:30 p.m.

Team Huddles (breakouts)

  • How to be Successful with Higher-Risk Auto Lending, Brett Christensen
  • Powerful Presence - Show and Tell Your Power Through B.M.I., Colonel Jill Morgenthaler
  • Information Security Breach - Prevention and Reaction, Brian Finucane
  • How Real Time Engagement Drives Credit Unions, Patrick McElhenie
4:30-5:30 p.m. Exhibitor Reception
5:30 p.m. Team Bus Leaves for Foundation Bash
5:30-9 p.m. Foundation Bash (optional) SOLD OUT!
Saturday, October 7, 2017
7-8 a.m. Team check-in (registration open)
8-9 a.m. Morning Tailgate (Team networking breakfast)
9-10 a.m. 

Team Huddles (breakouts)

  • Diversity, the Changing Complexion in Credit Union Board Rooms, Scott Butterfield
  • The Loan Department Design that Produces More Loans, Brett Christensen
  • Big Picture Thinking, Stacie VanDenBerghe
  • Were They Dead When We Hired Them...or Did We Kill Them? Stephanie Greenwood, VP of Culture at HCUA and Managing Director of OpenDoor Solutions, and Amy Leslie, CEO of Perspective Consulting
10:00-10:15 a.m. Timeout (break)
10:15-11:15 a.m.

Team Huddles (breakouts)

  • Boards Behaving Badly, Scott Butterfield
  • Marketing to Millennials, David F. Patrick
  • Executive Roundtable: Top Hot Topics, Stacie VanDenBerghe
  • Building Your Team of Advocates, HCUA Advocacy team
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Post Game Lunch (Networking lunch and closing comments)