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This year has already been so transformative for many, especially for credit unions. Financial institutions are navigating through volatile macroeconomic conditions, liquidity challenges, emerging technologies and many other forces. But even in the wake of all that, credit unions and their staff have an amazing opportunity to grow, learn and meet challenges head-on by attending this summer’s credit union conferences. 

Here’s a look at some of our top picks for summertime credit union conferences around the country. They’ll be the perfect place to get inspired and stay connected, no matter what the economy and market have in store. 

Detecting Fraud & Managing Risks Conference

When: June 21-25, 2023

Where: Hyatt Regency Savannah, Savannah, Georgia

Hosted by CU Conferences, the Detecting Fraud & Managing Risks Conference will help you kick off the summer with some of the top credit union advisors in the industry. Throughout the week, attendees will learn about the fraud and risk management issues that credit unions face today. 

With networking opportunities, breakout sessions and powerhouse keynote speakers, this conference is a great learning opportunity for CU board of directors, supervisory committee members, CEOs, auditors, managers and other credit union leaders. 

Engage 2023: NAFCU’s Annual Conference

When: June 27-30, 2023

Where: Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, California

NAFCU’s annual conference, Engage 2023, celebrates credit union leaders and provides them with the opportunity to connect with other leaders and experts in the field. 

Topics of focus throughout the conference include credit union growth, artificial intelligence (AI), payments and workforce, and more. Overall, the goal of NAFCU’s conference is to help credit union leadership expand their network and discover new solutions to develop bigger and better credit unions.

Digital Transformation Conference

When: July 13-16, 2023

Where: Nugget Casino Resort, Reno, Nevada

Another exciting event hosted by CU Conferences this summer is the Digital Transformation Conference. This conference is designed for many different credit union professionals, including CEOs, senior managers, directors, IT managers, and other leaders that are spearheading digital transformation efforts in their organizations. 

Attendees will get the chance to hear from three incredible speakers covering the ongoing digitization of the industry, attend numerous breakout sessions, and have the opportunity to network and learn from other leaders in the field. 

CUES Execu/Net 2023

When: August 20-23, 2023

Where: Grand Hyatt Vail, Vail, Colorado

At the CUES Execu/Net 2023 this August, credit union leaders can get some fresh perspective and some fresh mountain air. The event promises attendees an unforgettable and transformative experience that includes immersing themselves in thoughtful discussions about the industry’s future as well as in the incredible scenery. 

The conference agenda includes breakout sessions and keynote speakers to help leaders strategize their credit union’s growth. 


About Extensia Financial

Established in 1998 and headquartered in Simi Valley, CA, Extensia Financial is one of the most seasoned credit union service organizations (CUSO) focused on commercial real estate lending. For decades, we have partnered with credit unions across the country to offer competitive and collaborative CRE loans. We also uniquely support and guide our partners through the entire lifecycle of our loans. Extensia Financial is a proud member of the AVANA Family of Companies.

Contact us today to learn more about becoming an Extensia Financial partner.