Conferences & Seminars

Agricultural Credit Conference

The Agricultural Credit Conference focuses on the unique needs of ag bankers and the need for quality information and training to better serve their customers. The 2020 event will be held virtually as a webinar series on June 24 and July 1, 8 and 15. 

 

Annual Convention

The Convention serves as the annual meeting of the SDBA and NDBA and combines education with social and networking events to bring together members in a relaxed atmosphere. The 2021 Quad States Convention in Rapid City will also include bankers from Montana and Wyoming.

 

Emerging Leaders Summit

NEXT STEP: Emerging Leaders Summit is designed to help cultivate, connect, engage and empower South Dakota’s future bank leaders. This event encourages emerging bank leaders to find and express their voices and provides opportunities to network and exchange ideas.

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IRA Seminars

The SDBA offers the IRA Basics Seminar once a year in December and the IRA Update Seminar twice a year, once in the fall and again in the spring. 

 

New Accounts Seminar

With constant new regulations, complex business account multi-level structures and the growing popularity of trust accounts, the necessity for ongoing new account training is paramount. This is the most comprehensive seminar offered on the topic of deposit accounts. 

 

Security Seminar

The Security Seminar focuses on a range of issues of concern to security officers, facility personnel and management. Topics are covered using current trends and examples. 

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State Legislative Day

The State Legislative Day held annually in Pierre is an opportunity to stay up-to-date on legislation which could affect the banking industry, visit with state legislators and constitutional officers, and make sure the industry is heard. It includes sessions specifically for emerging bank leaders.

 

Technology Conference

The Technology Conference provides support to keep on top of technology trends and scams, navigate the business of banking, and build and sustain a bank’s technology strategy. Attendees learn from industry experts and can network with other IT colleagues.

 

Tri-State Trust Conference

The Tri-State Trust Conference, hosted by the NDBA each spring, focuses on trust officers' unique responsibilities and their need for quality information and training to serve their customers. The event features sessions led by experts in the business of trust and wealth management.

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Washington Summit

The ABA Washington Summit provides an opportunity for bankers to tell lawmakers and regulators how rules and regulations impact their ability to serve their communities and to hear from Washington insiders. South Dakota bankers also visit with the state's congressional delegation and network with colleagues from across the country.

 

Women in Banking Conference

LEAD STRONG: Women in Banking is designed to encourage, support and inspire women to succeed in the workplace. This event will benefit all levels of staff interested in the enhancement and career growth of women in South Dakota banking. 

 

 

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