Event Calendar

May 2013 – October 2014

May 14 Tue
Payment Systems – Speaker Workshop Series @ Ashlar Village
9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Payment Systems - Speaker Workshop Series @ Ashlar Village | Wallingford | Connecticut | United States

Morning – Melanie Gluck, MasterCard

Afternoon – Tucker Foote, MasterCard

Morning Session: The Next Generation of Payments: The Future is Now

There is an urgent need for U.S. Payment Providers to position EMV and Mobile technology as strategic imperatives.

Have any of the following questions been addressed at your credit union?

  • What is EMV?
    • How is it used outside of the U.S.?
    • Why are we talking about it now?
    • What are the liability shift timelines for issuers and merchants?
    •  What are the key benefits (reduced fraud and loyalty/usage uptake)
  • What is our strategy related to EMV?
  • Do we agree it’s important?
  • Do we think the time is right to think about reissue on a mass or rolling basis?
  • How long would it take to be ready?
  • Have we discussed a mobile payments strategy?
  • Are we concerned about losing transactions?

To address these issues, we are pleased to present a Retail Payments Strategy Discussion. The program will feature an overview of EMV and Mobile Technology and how they will affect your short- and long-term retail strategies.

Afternoon Session: Payment Systems Legislation & Regulatory Compliance

Given the current credit regulation tenor and speculation on the possibility of heightened oversight, this workshop will address how to protect your debit and credit card operations from further
legislative intervention.

Specific legislative topics will include:

  • The merchant community’s lobbying efforts to expand interchange regulations;
  • Future restrictions on prepaid products; and,
  • Data security legislation with a specific focus on notification procedures and breach liability requirements.

Event Registration

 

May 16 Thu
HR Network @ League Education Center, Meriden
9:00 am – 11:00 am

 human-resources-2HR Network

Some suggested topics are as follows:
• Coaching poor performers out the door
• Winning at unemployment hearings
• Managing employee conflict (i.e.:  conflict between two employees)
• Supervisor Training Topics
• Dealing with young/immature employees
• Motivating seasoned employees
• Fun employee events

To Register, contact Susan O’Loughlin:
soloughlin@culct.coop
• (203) 608-7061

Jul 23 Tue
Cooperative Advertising Committee Meeting @ League Education Center, Meriden
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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Committee members are asked to plan for this important planning session. Please notify Kelly if you are not able to attend.

If you are a committee member currently and feel you are unable to serve at this
time, please let Kelly know. Also, if you have any  recommendations for new
members of this committee, please let Kelly know.

Kelly R. Fuhlbrigge
203-500-9293
kfuhlbrigge@culct.coop

 

Nov 5 Tue
Enterprise Risk Management – Speaker Workshop Series @ Ashlar Village
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

alloya-corporate-federal-credit-union-logoWorkshop Leader:
John Collins
Alloya Corporate FCU

Taking risk, and balancing it with returns, is one of the most fundamental things
all financial institutions – including credit unions – do.
While all organizations understand that balancing risk versus return is vitally important, few evaluate risk as a whole across their organization. Understanding systemic risk and how it can be mitigated allows organizations to better manage this critical process.

The program will explore Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) through an interactive presentation and dialog. The morning session will cover the basics of what ERM is and why it is important to credit unions, the regulatory requirements surrounding ERM, and how some have implemented ERM in their organization. It will also cover policy, procedure and governance.

The afternoon session will review a model program and provide a template for attendees to develop ERM programs that can be tailored to their individual credit unions. Attendees will leave the session with the necessary tools to develop and implement an ERM program at their shop.

The program presented will address the following questions:
• What is ERM?
• Why is ERM important?
• Are there any regulatory requirements for ERM?
• What are people in the credit union industry doing for ERM?
• What would model ERM program look like?
• What would an ERM policy look like?

Sponsored by CUNA Mutual Group

Oct 10 Fri
2014 Charitable Foundation Annual Raffle
Oct 10 – Nov 28 all-day

The Connecticut Credit Union Charitable Foundation, Inc. has started selling tickets for their Annual Raffle. All funds raised will benefit organizations that feed those in need right here in Connecticut.

Click here to download the flyer.

Email Abbi Stamler for tickets, promotional posters, or questions.

2014 Charitable Raffle Flyer

Oct 13 Mon
CU Direct: Auto Lending Summit
Oct 13 all-day
CU Direct: Auto Lending Summit

CU Direct is hosting their Automotive Lending Summit at Foxwoods Resort on November 12 and 13. Join Mike Wilkins of “F&I Coach” along with other Credit Union and Dealership professionals for a day of best practice sharing, networking and insight into how you can improve your Credit Union’s auto lending success!

Registration & Hotel: $149 (Deadline: 10/22)
Summit Registration Only: $79

Learn more and register here.