Utah Bankers Association

Utah Bankers Association

2017 Emerging Bank Leaders Conference

November 9, 2017 ~ 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.




“Igniting Leadership: a Conference for Emerging Bank Leaders” brings together the brightest and best, high-potential leaders from across Utah for this full day of learning and networking opportunities. The content rich agenda covers a range of leadership, management and performance skills necessary in building a career in banking. This high-energy conference delivers expert speakers and features a sharing of thoughts and stories that hold unique inspiration for us all.

Registration and continental breakfast is 8:00-8:30 a.m.  The program runs from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and includes lunch.  Here's what you can expect:

Speakers and Topics

"JUST DO YOU!" How to  Define, Develop, and
Communicate YOU - and Create Raving Fans!

Katie Holland
Corporate Alliance

"Forging Ahead Through Challenges"
Crystal Maggelet
FJ Management Inc. 

"The Amazon Prime Effect"
Dave DeFazio
Strategy Corps 

"Advocacy, it Really is Up To You"
Speaker Greg Hughes
Utah House of Representatives

"Economic Outlook for 2018" 
Robert Spendlove
Economic & Public Policy Officer
Zions Bank

 "If You Can't Stand up, Stand Out!" 
Mike Schlappi
Author and Hall of Fame Gold Medalist

Featuring "Leadership Insights" from Utah bank CEOs:

Ron OstlerUBA Chairman
Chairman, Comenity Capital Bank

Curt Queyrouze
President, Tab Bank 

Conference Agenda

Conference Handouts


Thanksgiving Point
3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT 84043
Map to Thanksgiving Point
Map to Garden Room


Fee for members of the Emerging Bank Leaders is $149.00 per person
Fee for non-EBL members is 
$199.00 per person

Registration Link

Not a member of EBL? Join the Emerging Bank Leaders Community now and you will receive member pricing for this conference.  Plus you will start enjoying all the benefits of belong to this exciting Community, such as opportunities in community service, career development, education, mentorship, networking, and much more! Click here to join EBL (only $50 per year).

Who Should Attend

This conference is designed for all members of the Emerging Bank Leaders Community, and those interested in exploring current leadership qualities and skills, and those looking for practical input on leadership processes that will lead to enhanced trust, teamwork and collaboration within the organization, essential to achieving and sustaining success.

Conference Mobile App

We will be using a mobile app at the conference that will give you access to all conference information in the palm of your hand and send you up to the minute alerts during the conference. Prior to the conference we will send you information so you can download the app on your IOS or Android mobile device before you arrive. Note: we will not be providing hard copies of conference material. Links to handouts will be available for those who want to download and print copies.

Dress Code

Dress for the conference is business attire.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations received before November 1st will be charged a $50 processing fee. There will be no refund for cancellations received after November 1st. Substitutions are always welcome and encouraged. All cancellations and substitutions must be submitted in written format prior to the event.