Wednesday, February 6

8:00 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:45 a.m. IBA/IBIS Annual Meetings
A review of the past year for IBA, IBIS and IBMC. Membership attendance is encouraged. Conference registration is not required to attend.

9:45 a.m. Refreshment Break

10:00 a.m. Welcome

IBA Management Committee Chair, Curtis Johnson, Cherokee State Bank, Cherokee.

10:10 a.m. Community Banking Review
Tim Koch, President, Graduate School of Banking at Colorado
Tim’s research and writing focuses on bank-performance analysis, risk management, pricing of fixed in-come securities, equities and financial futures and public finance. He is co-author of Bank Managememnt, a leading college textbook in its seventh edition, and Community Banking: From Crisis to Prosperity. He received his BA in mathematics from Wartburg College and Ph.D. in economics from Purdue University.

11:00 a.m. Wholesale Funding & Liquidity – Panel Discussion
Moderator: Tim Koch, Graduate School of Banking at Colorado

– Brad Spears, Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
– Tracy Bergmann, Iowa Division of Banking
– Brad Cole, Promontory Interfinancial Network, LLC
– John Jilovec, FDIC, Kansas City
Panel members will share insights into the current liquidity and wholesale funding environment, and will also take your questions.

12:00 a.m. Legislative Luncheon & Speaker 
Kim Reynolds, Iowa Govenor (invited)

1:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions

  1. CECL – An Update & Bank Trends Demonstration

CLA & Spotlight Financial 

  1. Hashtag to Security Holes – Social Networking that can Compromise Your Bank

Steve Stasiukonis, Secure Network Technologies

  1. Be More Specific: The Secret Ingredient for Strategic Success

Joe Micallef, Grow UP Sales

2:45 p.m. Refreshment Break

3:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions Repeat

4:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions Adjourn

4:30 p.m. Legislative Reception
Please take this opportunity to network with your legislators and to discuss issues of concern.

5:30 p.m. Adjourn


Thursday, February 7

7:30 a.m. Buffet Breakfast & Speaker – State of Iowa Economic Development Update
Ernie Goss, Creighton University, Omaha
Ernie is the Jack MacAllister Chair in Regional Economics at Creighton University. He is also principal of the Goss Institute in Denver, Colorado. He is editor of Economic Trends, an economics newsletter published monthly with more than 11,000 subscribers, produces a monthly business conditions index for the nine-state Mid-American region, and conducts a survey of bank CEOs in 10 U.S. states. Survey and index results are cited each month in approximately 100 newspapers. 

9:15 a.m. A Look at Iowa’s Budget & Tax Forecast
David Roederer, Director, Department of Management, State of Iowa
The Iowa Department of Management oversee the development and maintenance of state and local budgets, including the budgets of cities, counties, and school districts as well as statewide property valuations used in computing property tax rates. As director, Dave is responsible for preparing the Governor’s annual budget recommendations for presentation to the General Assemble, drafting bills supporting the budget, monitoring the use of appropriations granted through the legislative process, and reviewing all final appropriation bills for the Governor’s consideration.

10:30 a.m. Keeping it in Perspective
Nick Mezacapa
This presentation focuses on the shortness and uncertainty of human life, and our responsibility to live our lives as fully and richly possible. Nick has been an ordained Episcopal Priest for the past 25 years, and for the past 20 years has served as the rector of Calvary Episcopal Church in Rochester, MN. Before coming to Minnesota he served churches in Iowa, Michigan, and New York. A graduate of Heidelberg College in Tiffin, Ohio, he was trained as a teacher and athletics coach and worked in the academic field for seven years.

11:30 a.m. Adjourn