2012 Bank Presidents Seminar
January 12-14, Santa Barbara
This is CBA’s only program designed exclusively for bank presidents and CEOs. Senior leaders of California’s banking industry are invited to attend and share in stimulating and rewarding sessions, targeted at discussing the ever-expanding and ever-changing landscape of the financial services arena.
You will have an opportunity to continue to reinforce and invigorate your network of industry friends and colleagues at the beautiful Four Seasons Biltmore in Santa Barbara.
Come prepared to share your enthusiasm and concern over the future of our industry.
Who Should Attend
CBA bank presidents and CEOs
Registration & Accommodations
Early-Bird Registration (before December 9)
CBA Member: $795
CBA Member: $995
100% of the registration fee will be refunded if a written notice is received by December 9 and 50% refund if by December 23. No refunds will be provided after December 23. Registrations received after December 23 are not subject to a refund. Substitutions are allowed with CBA approval.
Four Seasons Biltmore
1260 Channel Drive
Santa Barbara, California 93108
Hotel accommodations can be made by calling the Four Seasons Biltmore at 805/565-8299. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Our negotiated room rate of $375 will expire on December 21, 2011.
Agenda at a Glance
*Agenda is subject to change
Thursday, January 12, 2012
12:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Registration Opens
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Welcome Reception and Opening Remarks
Sponsored by U.S. Bank, NA
Friday, January 13, 2012
7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m. Introduction and Welcome
8:10 a.m. – 9:10a.m. General Session
Governor Elizabeth Duke, Federal Reserve
9:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Panel Discussion
M&A Consideration for Community Banks in the Current Market
Moderated by: Kaveh Varjavand, Moss Adams LLP
Panelists: Don M. Griffith, Chairman & CEO, Grandpoint Bank
Andrew M. Senchak, Chairman, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc.
Joshua A. Dean, Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. Refreshment Break
10:50 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Roundtable Discussions – Current Events
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Luncheon
Sponsored by Manatt Phelps & Phillips, LLP
1:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. General Session
Peter J. Wallison, American Enterprise Institute
Arthur F. Burns Fellow in Financial Policy Studies
3:15 p.m. Personal Time
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Gala Cocktail Reception
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Gala Dinner and Distinguished Banker of the Year Award
Sponsored by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc.
Saturday, January 14, 2012
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. State of CBA by President and CEO, Rod Brown
10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Refreshment Break
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. General Session
Dr. Esmael Adibi, Chief Economist
Director of the A. Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research
11:30 a.m. Seminar Adjourns
Aldrich, Bonnefin & Moore, PLC
Atlas Hospitality Group
Corrigan & Company, LLC
Crowe Horwath, LLP
Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco
Financial Guaranty Insurance Brokers, Inc.
Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc.
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Moss Adams LLP
Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P.
U.S. Bank, NA
Wells Fargo Bank, NA
WolfPAC Integrated Risk Management
- An excellent opportunity to maximize your company’s brand awareness and increase your market position
- Gain direct access to CBA member banks and institutions in an exclusive environment
- Raise your profile above your competitors
- Learn about the issues confronting today’s financial service leaders and gain valuable insight into potential solutions
- Wide selection of sponsor opportunities designed to match your exposure needs for your budget constraints
- Shape or reinforce a positive perception of your company with California’s bank executives
- Help support California Bankers Association, the largest non-profit banking organization serving the California financial services industry