8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Sponsored by McGladrey LLP
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
- AFSA Chairman’s Report
Tim Stanley, President & CEO, Heights Finance Corporation
- Building the Foundation for the Future
Harry Goff, Chairman, AFSA Education Foundation
- KEYNOTE SPEAKER:
Inside Politics, the White House and the Future of America
Chris Wallace, Moderator, Fox News Sunday
Sponsored by VantageScore
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sponsored by TransUnion
Law Committee Meeting (committee members only)
10:30 a.m. – noon
- AFSA President’s Report
Chris Stinebert, President & CEO
- AFSAPAC Report: Making Your Voice Heard on Capitol Hill
Charlie Harris,President, Security Finance Corporation of Spartanburg
Distinguished Service Awards Presentations
Presented by Gary Phillips, AFSA Chairman-Elect and Chairman & CEO, Republic Finance, LLC
- Economic Update - Washington's Role in the Economy:
Martin A. Regalia, PhD., Senior Vice President & Chief Economist, US Chamber of Commerce
Sponsored by Toyota Financial Services
12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
RECOGNITION LUNCHEON AND SPEAKER
Following lunch, the AFSA Lifetime Achievement Award recipients and the 2013 class presidents of THE EDGE and the UNC Leadership Development Program will be recognized.
An Inside Look at the Supreme Court
Speaker: Thomas Goldstein, Founding Partner, Goldstein & Russell, P.C. and Publisher, SCOTUSblog
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
AFSA Board of Directors
Refreshments sponsored by GOLDPoint Systems
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
EDUCATION SESSION: The Importance of Compliance Training – Welcome to AFSA University
AFSA will introduce its new compliance training program – AFSA University, discuss its main features, and show you why it’s a great regulatory compliance tool for your company. Join us to discuss training on key federal laws and regulations for AFSA member company employees in the new regulatory landscape, including CFPB expectations.
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Financial Insurance Management Corporation (FIMC)
3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
State Government Affairs Committee
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
EDUCATION SESSION: The Importance of Compliance Training - Welcome to AFSA University (REPEATED)
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
AFSA/NIADA Executive Meeting
6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
ANNUAL MEETING RECEPTION - all attendees
Sponsored by Wells Fargo Preferred Capital
7:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
DINNER/ENTERTAINMENT – all attendees
Dinner/Entertainment sponsored by FIS
Wine Sponsored by Harley-Davidson Financial Services
Entertainment by The Capitol Steps
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2013
7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
AFSA REGISTRATION CENTER
7:40 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
Legislative and Regulatory Update
Breakfast Sponsored by GOLDPoint Systems
The Honorable Mick Mulvaney (R-SC)
U.S. House of Representatives
David M. Silberman
Associate Director for Research, Markets, and Regulation
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Engaging Employees Across the Generations
Businesses are abuzz about the multiple generations in the workplace and struggling to bridge generational gaps and create more ways for different employees to share ideas and add value. In this interactive session, author, facilitator, and speaker Halelly Azulay, President, TalentGrow, will share insights on ways to engage employees across the different generations and organizational silos using today’s emerging social and informal learning methods. Walk away with ideas for immediate implementation and new perspectives on old problems.
9:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
COMMITTEES OF PROFESSIONAL INTEREST
Refreshments provided by CSMI
- Marketing Committee
- Operations Committee
- Operations & Regulatory Compliance Committee
9:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
AFSA Vehicle Finance Credit Risk Management Steering Committee (committee members only)
11:00 a.m. 11:45 a.m.
HUMAN RESOURCES LEGAL SESSION
Latest Legal Developments Impacting Employers
11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
LUNCHEON & CAPITOL HILL VISIT PREVIEW
Sponsored by Life of the South
12:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
HUMAN RESOURCES ROUNDTABLE
How Critical is the Skills Gap?
Kathy Meyer, President, KM Consulting Group with share insights and lead a discussion about recent information and feedback on the skills gap. In spite of lingering unemployment, employers continue to experience skills shortages in the labor market. What are those critical skills and how do employers and educators bridge the gap? What is your organization doing that addresses this issue? Share your opinion and any solutions with fellow HR Committee members during this session.
Following this session, an open roundtable to discuss other HR issues and challenges will be conducted.
Transportation will be provided at 3:30 p.m. for HR Committee members wishing to attend the Town Hall Meeting with Congressional Leaders in the Capitol Visitors Center.
SHUTTLE TO CAPITOL HILL
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
CAPITOL HILL VISITS
Transportation will be provided to and from Capitol Hill, and participants will be returned to the conference hotel at approximately 5:30 p.m. Those who must depart earlier to catch flights will be responsible for making their own arrangements.
CONGRESSIONAL HILL PRESENTATIONS/Capitol Visitor Center
4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Congressional "Town Hall" Meeting - Capitol Hill Visitors Center
Return to Mandarin Oriental Hotel