​​REGULATOR PANEL: Rap with the Regulators (OFR, FED, OCC, FDIC)

Monday, June 12th I 3:30pm - 5:00pm

(1 hr CPE Credit - Regulatory Ethics)

OFR     Douglas Heinz, Area Financial Manager, Tampa Region

OCC     Randall Ryskamp, District Counsel

FED      Steve Wise, Vice President, Supervision & Regulation Division

FDIC     Rick Rukes, South Florida Field Supervisor

             Alejandro (Alex) Pulido, Supervisory Examiner

This session is a unique opportunity to have an open dialogue with state and federal bank regulators on a range of banking topics.  Each regulator will give a brief update and the majority of the session will be open for Q&A.  The session will be moderated by Alex Sanchez.



BUSINESS SESSION: New Administration, New Policies: Strategies for Trumponomics

Tuesday, June 13th I 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Michael Davis, Director of Strategies, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey

Jon Cantrell, CFA, Vice President, Senior Analyst, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey


With today’s dynamic political climate, changes to current fiscal policies are inevitable. For depository investors, the fundamentals are shifting and adjusting your strategy will likely be necessary. During this presentation, Mike and Jon will discuss today’s emerging economic policies and provide detailed commentary on how they will impact on tax-free municipals, the survival of GSE’s, the changing mortgage and shrinking agency markets. Finally, through it all, they will reflect on how you can position your institution for profitable growth.


Wednesday, June 14 I 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Jeffrey M. Szyperski, ABA Vice Chairman

Chairman, President & CEO, Chesapeake Bank, VA


Preston L. Kennedy, ICBA Vice Chairman

CEO, Bank of Kennedy, LA


Alex Sanchez (Moderator)

President & CEO, Florida Bankers Association, Tallahassee, FL


This session will highlight the work of the national trade groups, American Bankers Association (ABA) and Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) to advocate on behalf of the Florida banking industry.  Representatives will cover trade group goals in the coming year as well as recent accomplishments.  The session will be moderated by FBA CEO Alex Sanchez and there will be time for Q&A from the audience.