2015 Financial Institutions Conference (FIC15)
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When: 09/14/2015
8:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Where: Renaissance Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Blvd
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 
United States
Presenter: Various

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Registration Fees

Early Bird (extended through 9/4)
LCPA Members  $289
Non-Members $389
*Ater 9/4, add $50 to registration fee.
Hotel Information

Renaissance Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
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Rate: $139
Group Code: CPAs Financial Institutions Conf
Cut-off date: August 31

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The strength of the banking industry goes hand in hand with the growth of the communities and businesses it supports. The more insight you can gather into what’s trending locally and globally, the more agile and adaptable you’ll be when uncertainty rears its ugly head. The 2015 Financial Institutions Conference brings together key building blocks to set you up for success. You’ll get up to date on any recent and potential regulatory and standard changes, the latest in payment technologies and security, the trends in the mergers and acquisitions landscape, and an economic outlook with Loren Scott. You’ll leave with information you can use to strengthen the financial institutions you work with, making them better resources for the communities they support.

Schedule at a Glance

7:15 – 7:55 am

Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:55 – 8:00 am

Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:00 – 9:30 am

What’s Going on in the Wild Energy Market: Implications for Louisiana
Loren Scott, PhD • President
Loren C. Scott & Associates, Inc.
Baton Rouge, LA

9:30 – 9:50 am


9:50 – 10:40 am

Accounting Standards Update
Anne Oestriecher, CPA, CFP • Oestriecher Financial Management Services • Alexandria, LA

10:40 – 11:40 am
 Community Bank CEO Forum

11:40 am – 12:40 pm              Lunch

12:40 – 1:30 pm
The Examiners Are Coming! The Examiners Are Coming!
Gregory B. Jones, CRCM • Director of Regulatory Compliance Services – Porter Keadle Moore LLC • Atlanta, GA

1:30 – 2:20 pm

Interest Rate Risk Management: A Total Balance Sheet Approach
Kamal Hosein, CFA• Managing Director – Fixed Income Strategies Group, Stifel Nicolaus• Birmingham, AL

2:20 – 2:40 pm


2:40 – 3:30 pm
Basel III and Banking Gumbo
Chuck Stubbs • Senior Vice President – Raymond James & Associates, Inc.
Raleigh, NC   

 3:30 – 4:20 pm Hot Topics in Banking Information Technology
Lisa D. Traina, CPA, CITP, CGMA
Traina & Associates • Baton Rouge, LA