Top US Digital Banking events you must attend in 2024 | Nevada, Florida, Georgia, Washington...

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Unlocking the Future: A preview of digital banking conferences in North America

The financial and technological landscape in the USA is poised for remarkable growth, offering a thrilling lineup of events that promise to redefine the intersection of finance and technology. Be at the heart of financial innovation in the United States as well as on top of the latest technological trends by knowing which conferences are worth attending. 

Here are the most anticipated fintech events scheduled to take place across the United States in 2024.

American digital banking conference lineup for 2024

These events are more than merely banking conferences; they are epicenters of cutting-edge ideas, incubators of innovation, and platforms for connecting with the brightest minds in the fintech industry. Get ahead of the game and stay on top of the latest and greatest innovations in the industry.

1. Money 20/20 USA, 27-30th October, Las Vegas, Nevada

Money20/20 USA offers an unparalleled platform for forging connections and delving into the future of payments and financial services. This exceptional event serves as a gateway for exhibitors to showcase their groundbreaking products and services to a diverse and global audience. With participants hailing from over 100 countries, it presents an extraordinary opportunity to engage with a wide range of potential customers. Furthermore, exhibitors will have the invaluable chance to glean wisdom from industry leaders and gain profound insights into the latest trends and cutting-edge technologies shaping the industry.

Money20/20 USA is a groundbreaking global event that sets its focus on advancements in payments and financial services. Taking place in the vibrant city of Las Vegas, Nevada in October 2024, this event serves as a magnet for the industry’s most influential players. It presents an unparalleled opportunity to explore the cutting-edge innovations shaping the industry and connect with trailblazing experts and innovators worldwide. 

2. ICBA Live, March 14th - 17th, Orlando World Center Marriott, Florida

Experience the boundless possibilities for your bank, career, and industry at ICBA LIVE 2024. As the most prominent annual gathering of community bankers, ICBA LIVE presents you with unparalleled opportunities. Immerse yourself in insightful education sessions and captivating keynotes that will expand your knowledge and connect you with like-minded professionals. Join us in celebrating the remarkable achievements of our industry, as we come together to shape the future of community banking

3. CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference, March 3rd - 7th 2024, Washington D.C.

This annual gathering serves as a platform for credit union professionals and fintech advocates to come together and discuss policy issues and industry innovations. A crucial opportunity to get fintechs in front of thousands of credit union leaders. This event brings together professionals from the industry, uniting them with a common purpose of informing legislators about the impact of their laws on the movement and the 130 million members it represents.

4. Acquire or Be Acquired: January 28th - 30th, Phoenix, Arizona

Bank Director's Acquire or Be Acquired Conference is widely recognized as the pinnacle event in the financial industry for CEOs, board members, and top leaders in the banking sector. Despite the challenges faced last year, we are thrilled to invite professionals from all over the country to join us in Arizona this January.

The conference will center its attention on critical aspects of the business landscape, including strategic considerations for mergers, initiatives for organic growth, risk assessment, leveraging technologies, identifying trends in credit and margins, and effectively deploying capital.

5. Fintech South, September 12-13th, Atlanta, Georgia

Fintech South brings together a diverse group of attendees, including fintech innovators, industry leaders, investors, and regulatory experts. This presents an excellent opportunity to expand your professional network, forge valuable connections, and establish partnerships that can drive your fintech ventures forward.

6. Experience FinXTech​, May 14-15th at the JW Marriott Tampa Water Street​, Tampa Florida

The symbiotic relationship between financial institutions (FIs) and fintech companies is not only highly complementary but also yields powerful and lucrative benefits for both parties involved. Recognizing the importance of fostering these strategic connections, FinXTech organizes Experience FinXTech, the foremost financial technology event in the industry. This annual gathering serves as a platform for FIs and fintechs to engage with industry leaders who share similar visions, explore the latest advancements in financial technology, and gain invaluable insights into navigating the intricate landscape of partnerships

During this two-day event, delve into the far-reaching impact of technology on the financial services industry and uncover the strategies that financial institutions and fintech companies can employ to survive and thrive. By cultivating new business relationships, fostering collaboration, and making strategic investments, you can position themselves for success in the ever-evolving landscape of technology-driven finance.


7. Connect Convention (CBA)​, June 5 - 9th, The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, Florida

Embark on a journey towards creating a digital banking experience that surpasses all expectations. Experience real-world success stories, engaging discussions, and enlightening presentations delivered by experienced leaders from various financial institutions, regardless of their size. Gain invaluable insights, proven best practices, and innovative ideas that will steer your digital journey in the upcoming year. This dynamic event caters to a diverse audience, providing ample opportunities to connect with like-minded individuals and attend relevant sessions. Discover the perfect synergy between informative content and valuable networking opportunities.

8. VentureTech, November 12th - 14th, Omni Frisco Hotel, Texas

VentureTech stands out as the ultimate fintech showcase event that brings together the entire credit union industry in a single location. From credit unions and CUSOs to credit union leagues, venture groups, and companies, this event serves as a hub for all credit union professionals. Get a sneak peek into the future of the credit union industry by meeting 10 exciting incubator/accelerator companies. Brace yourself for an extraordinary pitch from this exceptional group, as they unveil their game-changing innovations that will revolutionize the credit union landscape.

9. American Banker - Digital Banking Conference,  24-26th June, The Boca Raton, Florida

The American Banker conference is a goldmine for those looking to secure funding for their fintech venture or explore investment opportunities. It provides direct access to potential investors and private equity firms with a keen interest in the digital banking sector. Attendees can immerse themselves in workshops, panel discussions, and interactive sessions that offer invaluable insights and practical skills for navigating the ever-evolving digital banking landscape. By participating in these sessions, you will not only advance your career but also stay one step ahead of the competition in this rapidly growing industry.

Delve into the realm of cutting-edge innovations in digital banking and unlock a world of possibilities. Immerse yourself in the knowledge of new products, services, and technologies that are reshaping the future of the banking and financial services industry. Gain insights into how banks are revolutionizing the digital banking experience through customer-centric strategies. Discover the power of leveraging technology to offer personalized services that enhance customer satisfaction.

10. World Credit Union Conference, 21st- 24th July 2024, Boston

The World Credit Union Conference (WCUC) offers a unique opportunity to connect with credit union professionals from around the world. As the largest global credit union event, WCUC features more than 25 sessions and workshops, multiple networking events, an international exhibition of solution providers, and opportunities to visit local credit unions. With thousands of attendees from over 60 countries representing credit unions of all sizes, professionals from all job levels are welcome to attend. Additionally, reduced registration rates are available for professionals age 40 and younger, making it easier for them to contribute to the growth of the movement.

11. Bank Customer Experience (BCX) Summit​, September 12th - 13th, Charlotte, North Carolina

The Bank Customer Experience (BCX) Summit is an invaluable event for executives seeking powerful insights into the latest trends and innovative technology that can help transform financial institutions to serve today's digitally minded consumers better. With these consumers demanding the ability to bank whenever and however they choose, traditional banks and credit unions must rapidly innovate to meet their needs and address competition from non-traditional players.

12. ABA Annual Convention, 8-10th October, Tennessee

Join banks of all sizes in the vibrant Music City for the most significant event in banking: ABA Annual Convention 2024. Immerse yourself in a world of meaningful connections and thought-provoking sessions, and stay up-to-date on the latest industry innovations and trends.

The ABA Annual Convention offers in-depth knowledge that emerging leaders can bring back to their banks. Engage with fellow professionals from across the nation and cultivate enduring connections during our session for emerging leaders and luncheon.

Make the most of the Knowledge Sessions and the exciting new pre-conference Innovation Forum at the Annual Convention. Do not miss out on the opportunity to connect and have a great time with like-minded peers at The Hub, the Famous Saloon, and much more.

13. Fintech Meetup, March 3rd - 6th, Las Vegas, Nevada

Over the course of three action-packed days, Fintech Meetup revolutionized the fintech industry, hosting an astonishing 30,000+ tech-enabled meetings that sparked an unprecedented surge of collaborations and partnerships. Attendees and sponsors will be left in awe. The Fintech Meetup is a groundbreaking event and has quickly become known as the industry's most innovative and exciting gathering.



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