The Pulse | 07-10-2018

Volume 7, Issue 27

The Pulse Archive


Crew Young Professionals Group Event Scheduled for August 16, Registration Available

The Minnesota Credit Union Network young professionals group, The Crew, is holding their summer event on Thursday, Aug. 16 at Indeed Brewing Company in Minneapolis. Crew members will have a chance to network while discussing various political issues, obstacles and opportunities their credit unions face.


This event is free to attend but registration is required. Complete details can be found on the event calendar online.


The Crew is a group for young professionals working in the credit union movement in Minnesota. The Minnesota Credit Union Network hosts special sessions for Crew members at major MnCUN events as well as standalone Crew education sessions, happy hours, and volunteer opportunities throughout the year. More information about The Crew is available online and on the About the Crew handout.


With questions, contact MnCUN Crew liaison Laura Whittet.





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CUNA Mutual Group’s Free Online Conference Delivers Insights on Driving Innovation for Today & Tomorrow

Registration is open for the ninth annual, day-long CUNA Mutual Group Discovery Conference on Aug. 16. The conference brings together innovation experts and credit union leaders to help credit unions prepare for upcoming 2019 strategic planning sessions. The virtual, no-cost event is geared toward credit union CEOs and senior leadership teams.

“Our industry is experiencing rapid change in technology, competition, regulation, and consumer demands,” said Robert N. Trunzo, president and CEO, CUNA Mutual Group. “This year's Discovery Conference will offer ideas and insights to form your credit union’s strategy for everyday success. We'll cover key issues and trends such as the future of payments, data and analytics, and CEO secrets, so you’ll leave the conference feeling prepared to lead upcoming strategic planning sessions with your leadership teams,” Trunzo added.

Scott Bales, global futurist, innovation & digital strategist, and managing director of Innovation Labs Asia, will open and close the conference with keynote addresses speaking to helping credit unions uncover their competitive innovation edge and how to serve the modern consumer. Eight breakout sessions will take place between the opening and closing keynote addresses covering topics such as the economy, auto lending, data and analytics, lending in a rising interest rate environment, the future of payments, and what’s impacting small credit unions. View the agenda for more details.

In addition, attendees will have ample opportunities to network with industry leaders, pose questions, participate in “hot topic” chats, and visit “inspiration stations” in the exhibit hall.

All credit union employees are welcome and encouraged to attend and registration is available online.

Minnesota Credit Union Network
555 Wabasha Street N, Suite 200
St. Paul, MN 55102

(651) 288-5170
(800) 477-1034