Summit 2018

4/9/2018 - 4/11/2018
Summit and Annual Meeting in Scottsdale, Arizona

April 9 -11th, 2018, Scottsdale, Arizona

This is your chance to gain insights on all things credit union from  CUAD and the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), including a presentation from CUNA President/CEO, Jim Nussle. With outstanding presenters, top-notch entertainment, and of course, the vendor showcase, attendees are sure to enjoy themselves. See your peers recognized for their achievements during the Awards Banquet and take in our Annual Business Meeting. This year’s event is located in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona. You’ll leave feeling even more energized and excited about the credit union movement!

Event and Hotel Information - 

To reserve your room at the secure special group rate, please use this online direct booking link.

For questions concerning your reservation, please call the Embassy Suites, Scottsdale, AZ at 480-949-1414 and refer to the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas Annual Summit.



Monday, April 9th

8:00 AM– 5:00 PM, Registration and Check-in

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM, CUFD Charity Golf Scramble Event— We-Ko-Pa Golf Course, Ft. McDowell, AZ (transportation provided)

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Exhibitor Showcase/Vendor Social—Featuring entertainment by Dueling Pianos

Tuesday, April 10th

8:30 AM - Jeff Olson, CUAD President and CEO— Welcome and Opening Remarks
                       Jim Nussle, CUNA President and CEO 

 Vendor Networking Break

 Hope Schau, Filene Fellow— Generational Money Matters

  Breakout Sessions

NOON, Vendor Networking Lunch

1:00 PM - Scott Earl, Mountain West Credit Union Association, Welcome and Remarks
                       Jay Kruse, CUAD Chief Advocacy Officer, Legislative Updates
                       Tim Harrington

 Vendor Networking break

3:00 PM - Matt Birk – NFL Player and Super Bowl Champion (Minnesota Vikings and Baltimore Ravens)  

Open Forums
            - CEO Forum
            - Staff Forum
            - Volunteer Forum

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM, CUPAC Invite Social 

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM, Awards Banquet— Featuring entertainment by Western Fusion!

Wednesday, April 11th

8:30 AM -  Karim Habib, CUNA Mutual Group--"Beyond Disruption"
                        CUAD Annual Business Meeting
                        Scott Mautz--"Make it Matter"

NOON, Conference Close

2:00 PM -  Post Conference opt-in events

  • Top Golf

  • Talking Stick Casino

  • Shopping

More details to come!


Sponsorship Opportunities

For Sponsorship Opportunities you can contact George McDonald, Chief Officer of Strategic Services. Sponsorship registration will be open Monday, January 22, 2018. 


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