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MCUA Convention & Expo Featuring the Annual Business Meeting

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Tell your story at this year’s Missouri Credit Union Association Convention & Expo. This conference is designed with you in mind with fantastic speakers who are experts in their fields, outstanding educational sessions and new entertainment and networking opportunities.

We invite you to Chateau on the Lake in Branson to celebrate this year’s theme “Tell Your Story.” Let us know how your credit union is impacting the community by submitting your testimonials before the convention (email: Videos and pictures from members and employees are welcome. Consumers are beginning to discover the credit union advantage, and we want to foster those unique benefits as we gather for this premier event. 

New this year, MCUA will hold the Annual Business Meeting in conjunction with the Convention & Expo. Members will be voting on the proposed dues formula, which has been an exciting topic at numerous Coffee with Cohenour meetings across the state. Attendees will also have the opportunity to play in a new charity poker tournament to benefit the Missouri Credit Union Charitable Foundation (MCUCF). Visit the Exhibit Hall and explore the latest vendor solutions and revenue generators.  

Don’t forget to bring your smartphone – as if we could live without them – so you can participate in interactive sessions and receive alerts on convention activities. We look forward to seeing you in Branson!

Your Investment

The Missouri Credit Union Association is pleased to offer a tiered-pricing structure based on credit union asset sizes. If a discount applies to the credit union, it will be automatically calculated when you complete the online registration process. The participant registration package includes full access to all educational sessions, the exhibit hall, receptions and meals. Spouse/Guest registration provides access to the exhibit hall, receptions and meals.

Registration Fees Early Bird After 9/19/2014
Participant at $0-$9.99M Assets $149 $149
Participant at $10M-$19.99M Assets $299 $299
Participant at $20M-$29.99M Assets $449 $449
Participant at $30M + Assets $499 $599
Spouse/Guest $299 $349
Banquet Tickets $100 $125
Tuesday Evening Card Tournament $20 $20

Agenda (subject to change)

  Tuesday, October 21
11 a.m. Registration opens with lunch in Exhibit Hall
1 - 2:15 p.m. The Secret Is Out: How Awareness Can Drive Credit Union Growth - Halley Abbott & Dave Scott
2:15 - 2:30 p.m. Break
2:30 - 4 p.m. It's 1934 All Over Again - A Revitalized Movement and a Promising Future for All - Jeff Rendel
5 - 6 p.m. Vendor Reception in Exhibit Hall
6 - 7 p.m. Dinner
7 - 10 p.m.                             Texas Hold'em Tournament & Auction benefiting Missouri Credit Union Charitable Foundation
  Wednesday, October 22
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Group Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. U.S. Economic Outlook & Its Impact on Credit Unions - Steve Rick
10:15 - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 - 10:45 a.m. CUNA Mutual Group
10:45 - noon Key Leadership Strategies for Growth, Profitability and Retention - Celeste Cook
Noon - 1:15 p.m. Group Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:30 - 3 p.m. Breakout Sessions
1) 2014 Elections & Credit Union Advocacy - Missouri Senator Paul LeVotaAmy McLard, David Kent & John McKechnie
​2) Winning With Auto Lending - Celeste Cook
3) 10 Disciplines for Exceptionally Strategic Credit Unions - Jeff Rendel
3 - 3:20 p.m. Break
3:20 - 4:45 p.m.

Breakout Sessions
1) Lending Best Practices - Celeste Cook
2) Risk-Based Capital & Other Legislative/Regulatory Advocacy Hot Topics - Amy McLard, John Thomas & John McKechnie
​3) Digital Strategy: Making a Good Impression Online - Nora Holloway

4 - 6:30 p.m.                 Exhibitors' Reception
  Thursday, October 23
7:30 - 8:15 a.m. Awards Breakfast
8:15 - 9 a.m. CUNA MAPS Presentation
9 - 10:30 a.m. MCUA Annual Business Meeting
10:30 - 10:45 Break
10:45 - 11:45 a.m. One More Thing, One More Time - Josh Sundquist                              
11:45 a.m. Closing Comments

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