MADISON, WI (April 30, 2019) — Time is running out to take advantage of early bird registration savings for the 2019 World Credit Union Conference in The Bahamas, 28–31 July. The registration fee will increase US$200 per attendee after Friday, 10 May 2019.
Conference attendees will have the opportunity to connect with peers from around the world and to hear from leading business minds. Keynote speakers include: Connie Dieken, a leading executive coach, Patrick Schwerdtfeger, a thought-provoking business futurist, Pippa Malmgren, an economic trend forecaster, and Mikko Hypponen, a global security expert.
For the first time in the event’s history, all keynote sessions and breakout sessions will be recorded and offered to attendees with our new “WCUC On-Demand” program. After the conference you can watch conference videos with synchronized PowerPoint slides from your home or office. Learn more about WCUC On-Demand here.
Attendees looking to make the most of their time in The Bahamas can bring their friends and family to participate in our Guest Programs. We offer a Social Guest and Full Guest option, providing the opportunity for companions to enjoy The Bahamas as well as attend conference events. Companions registered for one of the guest programs by Friday, 10 May receive a complimentary ticket to the Sightseeing City Tour and save US$25 on registration. Additional day tours such as Deep Sea Fishing, Powerboat Adventure to the Exuma Cays, Catamaran Sail & Snorkel Cruise and more are available for attendees and guests to enjoy before, during and after the conference.
Register on or before Friday, 10 May to take advantage of discounted registration fees.
World Council of Credit Unions is the global trade association and development platform for credit unions. World Council promotes the sustainable development of credit unions and other financial cooperatives around the world to empower people through access to high quality and affordable financial services. World Council advocates on behalf of the global credit union system before international organizations and works with national governments to improve legislation and regulation. Its technical assistance programs introduce new tools and technologies to strengthen credit unions' financial performance and increase their outreach.
World Council has implemented 300+ technical assistance programs in 89 countries. Worldwide, 89,026 credit unions in 117 countries serve 260 million people. Learn more about World Council's impact around the world at www.woccu.org.