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More than a conference! A true Alaskan Adventure. Bring your boots!

Thursday, May 18th

  • 9am - 5pm | Vendor Setup | Ted Ferry Civic Center

  • 11am - 5pm | Registration | Cape Fox Lodge

  • 12pm |Pre-Conference Luncheons ~ Optional 

    • Option 1 | Credit Union Volunteer Training with Maurice R. Smith 

    • Option 2 | Introduction to the Global Women's Leadership Network's newest Sister Society in Alaska with Susan Mitchell.

                  There is a $50 fee to attend the luncheon of your choice.

2PM - 5PM | Happy Hour Social at Cape Fox Lodge

6:30PM | Aleutian Ballad Harbor Cruise | Cruise departs from Berth 3 in Downtown Ketchikan. Please arrive no later than 6:15pm.

Friday, May 19th 

  • 7:30AM - 8:30AM | Breakfast | Ted Ferry Civic Center

  • 8:30am | Welcoming Ceremony

  • 9am - Noon | Conference Session

    • ​“The Soul of Cooperation: Financial Well-Being for All” by Christiane Gigi Hyland

    • “What Matters Now: Insights from CUNA Mutual Group’s 2022 multicultural and multigenerational financial needs and behaviors study.” By Edgar Hernandez

  • 12pm - 1pm | Lunch | Ted Ferry Civic Center

    • Zest Lunch & Learn ​

  • 1pm - 4pm | Conference Session

    • “The FedNow Launch is here – Are You Ready?” by Lance Wagner 

    • “The History and Current State of the Cyber Insurance Market” with Alex Fiedl

    • “More than membership: Partners for the Future” with Kristina “Kris” Williams

    • Closing Remarks

  • 4PM - 6PM | Happy Hour Social at Eagle's Nest Restaurant at Cape Fox Lodge.

  • 6PM | Dinner & Champagne Toast at the Heen Kahidi dining room at Cape Fox Lodge.

Saturday May 20th 

  • 7:30AM - 8:30AM | Breakfast | Ted Ferry Civic Center

  • 8:30AM - 11AM | Conference Sessions

    • Update from the National Credit Union Administration with Mike Dyer​

    • "The Economy & Credit Union Operations" by Mike Schenk

  • 11AM - 12:30pm | Lunch​​

    • Lunch & Learn with Open Lending​

    • ACUL Board Meeting

  • 12:30PM - 2PM | Conference Sessions

    • “25 Ideas That Are Working in Credit Unions” by Frank Diekmann 

    • "Alaska’s Economy. Strangest Ever. Duh!" by Neil Fried 

    • Closing remarks 

  • 3PM | Southeast Alaskan Adventure 

  • 6PM | "Wear Your Boots" Dinner & Silent Auction at the Historic George Inlet Cannery

You don't want to miss the adventure of a lifetime!


Southeast Alaska Zodiac Boat Tour &  UTV Adventure followed by the "Wear Your Boots" Dinner & Silent Auction at the historic George Inlet Cannery.

The afternoon and evening of May 20, 2023.

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If you are flying in from Anchorage we encourage you to arrive in Ketchikan on Wednesday May 17 due to Alaska Airlines flight schedules. 

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