NAFCU’s Risk Management Seminar kicks off today in Denver

WASHINGTON, DC (August 8, 2016) — Credit union professionals from across the country are gathering today to kick off the National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCURisk Management Seminar at the Grand Hyatt Denver, where attendees will learn and share risk management insights they can apply to their institutions’ plans and processes for managing internal and external risks. The seminar runs through Wednesday, Aug. 10.

“Recent years have seen an explosion in risks, particularly within the realm of cyber- and data security, so the need for effective enterprise risk management has never been greater,” said NAFCU Executive Vice President and COO Anthony Demangone. “This week’s seminar is the perfect opportunity for industry professionals to learn from regulators, credit union partners and peers about the risks to their credit unions and the fundamentals of creating an ERM program that works for their institutions.”

Seminar speakers include experts from across the industry. NAFCU’s Demangone will provide a welcome address and NAFCU update. Today’s highlights also include a keynote presentation from Q2 Executive Vice President/CTP Adam Anderson on “Risk and the Digital Channel: Mind the Gap.” A full list of speakers is online.

Risk Management Seminar attendees can earn the designation of NAFCU Certified Risk Manager (NCRM) by taking and passing an optional exam during the seminar. Current NAFCU Certified Compliance Officers (NCCOs) who attend will receive 16.5 continuing education units (CEUs) toward NCCO recertification.

NAFCU’s Risk Management Seminar is sponsored by NAFCU Services Corporation and its Preferred Partners.

Follow @NAFCU on Twitter with the hashtag #NAFCURiskSeminar for the latest information on the conference.


The National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions is the only national trade association focusing exclusively on federal issues affecting the nation’s federally-insured credit unions. NAFCU membership is direct and provides credit unions with the best in federal advocacy, education and compliance assistance. For more information on NAFCU, go to or @NAFCU on Twitter.


Molly Safreed, (NAFCU)

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