2021 ABA & IBA Women's Leadership Symposium

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM   iCalendar Central Standard Time

The American Bankers Association and Illinois Bankers Association are partnering on this virtual, afternoon program of leadership development and crucial peer discussions. Don’t let the name fool you! Men are welcome and encouraged to attend this critically-important program, too.

Keynote Speaker 
Raven Solomon,
Global Diversity, Equity and Inclusion thought leader and Founder, Center for Next Generation Leadership and Professional Development
Inclusive Leadership
Truly inclusive leaders foster a sense of belonging within their teams that results in employee engagement, high performance, and consistent results. Join us to learn six straightforward characteristics of inclusive leadership and practical tools to make your business more inclusive. Learn to lean into discomfort and become the leader your team needs.

Keynote Speaker
Deborah Tsai Munster,
Executive Vice President, Seramount, formerly Working Mother Media
Relationship Capital: Building Relationships for Your Next Job and Beyond
Building relationship capital is about establishing connections with others that will help you develop professionally and personally. In this session, learn the value of building relationship capital as it pertains to career growth for women. Gain insight into how men can actively support women by leveraging their own relationship capital. 

Special Guests
Randy Hultgren,
President and CEO, Illinois Bankers Association 
Rob Nichols, President and CEO, American Bankers Association
Laurie Stewart, President and CEO, Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc.

Facilitated Discussions

Join pertinent discussions facilitated by female leaders in the banking industry and take this opportunity to exchange ideas and challenges with your peers.

Individual Rate  $99
Bring the Bank  $399
Bring the Bank: Upon registration, the registrant will receive an all-access pass confirmation email. It will include a sample team message, registration link, and a promo code to be shared with the entire team.

If you are a State Bankers Association Executive, please contact Illinois Bankers Association directly at djemison@ilbanker.com to register.

Attendees from non-Illinois bank locations do not need to create a company profile to register.