Agenda

Agenda
Wednesday, May 1
12:00 PM – 5:00 PM Registration & Marketplace Open
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Opening General Session

What’s Going Well?

Greg Bell
Speaker, Thought Leader, Author
GregBell Consulting, Inc.
2:10 PM – 3:10 PM General Session

Know Me, Like Me, Trust Me . . . Online: Building a Personal Brand in the Digital Age (as a Community Banker)

Eric Cook, MBA
Digital Strategist
WSI
3:10 PM – 3:30 PM Dessert Break with Exhibitors
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Moderated Peer Exchange Session

Predictive Index: Understanding Your Behavior & Improving Employee Engagement

Jenny Ketchepaw
VP, Programs and Training Manager
Citizens Business Bank
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Welcome Reception
6:30 PM – 1:00 AM Heroes Assemble at Disney California Adventure Park 
(not WBA affiliated or sponsored)
(
Advanced ticket purchase required for entry)

Join other attendees and kickoff the conference by stepping into the Marvel Universe. Guests can stand alongside their favorite superheros, visit a comic art show, enjoy Marvel-themed food items, and much more. This event is not WBA affiliated or sponsored therefore tickets are available directly here through the Disney website, while supplies last! Attendees will walk over to the park at 6:30 p.m. on May 1 to enjoy the event. This event ends at 1:00 a.m. Advanced ticket purchase required for entry.
Thursday, May 2
7:30 AM – 4:30 PM Registration Open                                                          
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Networking Breakfast with Exhibitors
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Marketplace Open
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM General Session

Advocacy Awareness for Emerging Leaders

Kevin Gould
SVP, Director of Government Relations
California Bankers Association
9:40 AM – 10:40 AM General Session

Creating a Servant Leader Culture

Rick VanDermyden
Speaker and Professional Coach
10:40 AM – 11:00 AM Refreshment Break
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM General Session

Is Your Bank at Risk of #METOO?

Sandra Dickerson
CEO
EW Business Partners
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Networking Lunch with Exhibitors
1:30 PM – 2:50 PM General Session

Leader Mindsets: The Key to Being the Hero and not the Villain

Ryan Gottfredson, Ph.D. 
Leadership Consultant & Assistant Professor
California State University, Fullerton
2:50 PM – 3:10 PM Dessert Break
3:10 PM – 4:30 PM Moderated Peer Exchange Session

Cycle of Change

Jenny Ketchepaw
VP, Programs and Training Manager
Citizens Business Bank
4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Networking Reception
Friday, May 3
7:30 AM – 12:00 PM Registration Open                                                          
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Networking Breakfast
8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Marketplace Open
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM General Session

Body Language Confidential

Traci Brown
Body Language Expert & Fraud Prevention Expert
Ultimate Journey – Traci Brown, Inc.
9:35 AM – 10:35 AM Peer Exchange Session
10:35 AM – 10:45 AM Refreshment Break
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM Closing General Session

Own It! Strategies to Build Ownership at Every Level to Drive Results At Every Turn

Meridith Elliott Powell
Business Growth Expert & Keynote Speaker
MotionFirst