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GSB 2020 Bank Technology Management School - POSTPONED
Sunday, March 22, 2020, 8:00 AM to Friday, March 27, 2020, 5:00 PM CDT
Category: SDBA Events

GSB 2020 Bank Technology Management School


Fluno Center for Executive Education
Madison, WI

Enrollment Deadline: February 22

As the technologies used to support banking become more important, and as banking products demand more sophisticated technology solutions, it's vital that IT professionals and information security officers understand how to effectively choose, deploy and lead the use of current and emerging technologies to meet business goals and regulatory requirements.

Don't miss this innovative one-week school that's designed by, and especially for, IT professionals and information security officers in the financial industry. This state-of-the-art program will broaden your understanding of the business of banking including key drivers of bank profitability, along with an in depth and interactive study of information technology management.

The school uses a mix of lecture, small group discussions and interactive computer labs. The hands-on, computer-based simulation labs will allow you to explore penetration and vulnerability testing, security attacks, early detection of data breeches and more. Designed to help improve your productivity and value at your bank, you'll also establish a network of professional colleagues with whom to collaborate and exchange ideas for years to come. Apply today to take advantage of this opportunity to learn from experts in the banking industry about today's key issues in information technology management and how those critical issues relate to the bank's goals and bottom line.


Whether you're a veteran IT professional or new to the IT management field, this powerful program will give you the skills and knowledge to effectively manage your bank's IT function. CEOs and other senior managers are also encouraged to attend to gain a better understanding of how the bank's IT function is a key element in bottom-line profitability.Those who've already attended the GSB Bank Technology Security School may join this program in progress on Monday at 1:00 p.m. bypassing the business of banking curriculum they've already experienced, at a reduced rate. Please note this on the registration form.


  • A clear understanding of your role in technology management and how it contributes to bottom-line bank profitability
  • An in-depth study of the business of banking
  • An improved technology management process
  • Knowledge for enhanced information security through effective use of technology
  • Strategies to improve efficiency, productivity and profitability
  • A network of peers to share ideas and resources now and in the future


To give attendees the best learning experience possible, this week is packed with material and ideas that you can implement immediately upon return to the bank. The school has been divided into two core areas of study – the business of banking and information technology management. See the full curriculum.


The Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is widely recognized as one of the leading and most progressive graduate banking school in the country. Using feedback from its alumni, Banker Advisory Board and sponsoring state bankers associations, GSB continuously updates program offerings to meet current professional development needs in the banking industry. In developing the Bank Technology Management School, specifically for IT professionals in the banking industry, GSB sought out the industry's finest banking industry experts to design and teach the program. Visit our faculty page to meet your instructors.

More than 23,000 alumni have benefited personally and professionally from attending schools at the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. You, too, can benefit from a GSB learning experience. We hope you'll join us for the Bank Technology Management School!


Your registration includes five nights, single occupancy lodging at the Fluno Center for Executive Education or a business hotel within a short walk. Classes will be held at the Fluno Center, which combines state-of-the-art professional education technology with the ambiance of a comfortable, relaxed, executive-style hotel. It's an ideal setting for learning, sharing ideas and networking with banking industry peers. GSB will reserve a room on your behalf upon receipt of your application. The Fluno Center is served by the Dane County Regional Airport (MSN), which is a short 15 minute cab ride from campus.