Join us for AFSA’s 2022 Annual Meeting at one of America’s most iconic resorts – The Breakers in beautiful Palm Beach, Florida.

Discuss how one of America’s most crucial industries – consumer credit – is creating opportunity for our customers while sustaining our economy.

 

 

Break Away & Grow…

  • Your knowledge of the evolving consumer credit marketplace and what to expect in the coming months.

  • Your insights with keynote speakers, panelists, industry colleagues and policymakers.

  • Your engagement at thought-provoking roundtable discussions.

  • Your network that increases your bottom line and enhances your customer relations.

Registration Fees

AFSA Member: $1,499 Board/Committee Rate: $1,199 | Non-Member: $2,499 | Spouse/Guest: $799

 

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Danielle Arlowe

Danielle Arlowe

Senior Vice President
AFSA

Danielle DiMartino

Danielle DiMartino

CEO & Chief Strategist
Quill Intelligence

Rohit Chopra

Rohit Chopra

Director
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)

Rep. Byron Donalds

Rep. Byron Donalds

U.S. House of Representatives
Florida’s 19th District

Bill Himpler

Bill Himpler

President & CEO
AFSA

Anthony Pacilio

Anthony Pacilio

Vice President
CAI Neurodiverse Solutions

Steve Riccuito

Steve Riccuito

Chief Economist
Mizuho Securities

Greg Strimple

Greg Strimple

President
GS Strategy Group

Pete Williams

Pete Williams

Former Correspondent
NBC News

Celia Winslow

Celia Winslow

Senior Vice President
AFSA

Day 1

Oct 23, 2022

Download tentative 2022 Annual Meeting Schedule (subject to change)

5:00 P.M. – 6:45 P.M. | AFSA REGISTRATION CENTER

Ponce Ballroom Foyer

Pickup your welcome package, ask a question or just come by to say hello at the AFSA Registration Center.

 

6:00 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. | EARLY ARRIVAL RECEPTION

Beach Club

Maximizing your time at The Breakers? Good idea – join ACI Worldwide and meet with other early arrivals for some cocktails at the Beach Club.

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Day 2

Oct 24, 2022
7:30 A.M. – 6:15 P.M. | AFSA REGISTRATION CENTER

Ponce Ballroom Foyer

Pickup your welcome package, ask a question or just come by to say hello at the AFSA Registration Center.

 
8:00 A.M. – 8:30 A.M. | INDEPENDENT AUTO FINANCE EXECUTIVES GROUP BREAKFAST

Gulf 5/Gulf 1-2

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8:30 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. | INDEPENDENT AUTO FINANCE EXECUTIVES GROUP MEETING

Gulf 5/Gulf 1-2

Sponsored by

 

8:30 A.M. – 5:30 P.M. | LAW COMMITTEE

Ponce 1-3

Sponsored by

 

8:30 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. | LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM STEERING COMMITTEE

Gulf 3

 

10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. | AFSAEF BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING & LUNCH

Gulf 3

 

12:00 P.M. – 12:45 P.M. | VEHICLE FINANCE BOARD/INDEPENDENT AUTO FINANCE EXECUTIVES GROUP/VEHICLE COMMERCIAL CREDIT COMMITTEE JOINT LUNCHEON

Magnolia

Sponsored by

 

12:30 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. | THE EDGE ADVISORY BOARD

Gulf 3

 

12:45 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. | VEHICLE FINANCE DIVISION BOARD

Mediterranean Ballroom 

Sponsored by

 

1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. | OPERATIONS NETWORKING GROUP

Gulf 1-2

 

3:15 P.M. – 5:15 P.M. | AFSA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Gold

Sponsored by

 

3:15 P.M. – 5:15 P.M. | VEHICLE COMMERCIAL CREDIT COMMITTEE

Magnolia

 

3:15 P.M. – 4:30 P.M. | BUSINESS PARTNER BOARD

Gulf 1-2

 

4:30 P.M. – 5:30 P.M. | MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKING GROUP

Gulf 5

 

5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. | WELCOME RECEPTION

Mediterranean Courtyard

Welcome to sunny Palm Beach and the iconic Breakers resort. Greet old friends and meet new ones with cocktails in the courtyard!

Reception Sponsored by

Entertainment Sponsored by

7:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M | VEHICLE FINANCE DIVISION BOARD RECEPTION & DINNER

Magnolia

Reception Sponsored by

Dinner Co-Sponsored by
   

Entertainment Sponsor

7:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M. | LAW COMMITTEE RECEPTION & DINNER

Gold

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Day 3

Oct 25, 2022
 6:30 A.M. – 7:15 A.M. | SUNRISE RUN

South Porte Cochere/Ponce Promenade

Join us with the sunrise for our Annual Meeting run. Social pace around over the causeways and finishing on the beach.

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8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. | AFSA REGISTRATION CENTER

Ponce Ballroom Foyer

Pickup your welcome package, ask a question or just come by to say hello at the AFSA Registration Center.

 

8:00 A.M. – 8:30 A.M. | BREAKFAST

Mediterranean Ballroom

Good morning and welcome to the 2022 AFSA Annual Meeting! Join us for breakfast before a full day of general sessions and meetings.

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8:30 – 9:45 A.M. | OPENING GENERAL SESSION &  KEYNOTE ADDRESS | PETE WILLIAMS, FORMER NBC NEWS CORRESPONDENT

Ponce 4-6

Join Pete Williams, former NBC News correspondent, for a fireside discussion on what he saw over his 40-year career as one of America’s most respected and trusted journalists as well as one of the few to successfully shift from one side of the microphone to the other. From his early days as a reporter in Wyoming, to his time as spokesman for the U.S. Defense Department, and then covering some of the most pivotal moments in America over the past 30 years as NBC’s Justice and Supreme Court correspondent, Williams will provide behind-the-scenes insights on reporting in times of turmoil and his views on the events that shaped our nation in the past half-century

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9:45 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. | REFRESHMENTS

Ponce Ballroom Foyer

Sponsored by

 
10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. | GENERAL SESSION | FEDERAL & STATE: WHAT’S NEXT?

Ponce 4-6

An “off the record” look at upcoming federal and state legislative and regulatory issues. The update will identify trends and give information on how AFSA will navigate these challenges.

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11:00 A.M. – 11:15 A.M. | REFRESHMENTS

Ponce Ballroom Foyer

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11:15 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. | GENERAL SESSION | ROAD TO RECOVERY? AN ECONOMIC STATUS REPORT

Ponce 4-6

Join Danielle DiMartino Booth, CEO & Chief Strategist for Quill Intelligence LLC, and Steve Riccuitto, Chief Economist of Mizuho Securities USA, for a lively examination of the U.S. and broader economy, trends to watch in 2023 and how those trends will affect consumer credit. How have consumers and the credit marketplaces adapted in the downturn? What challenges does our industry face? Join two of the most engaging and experienced economists for a deep dive on the outlook for the credit marketplace in the near and longer terms.

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12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. | NETWORKING LUNCHEON

Mediterranean Ballroom + Courtyard

Network with colleagues and enjoy a bite to eat before heading into the afternoon sessions!

Sponsored by

 

12:30 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. | LAW COMMITTEE

Ponce 5-6

Sponsored by

 

1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. | BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Venetian

Sponsored by

 

1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. | HUMAN RESOURCES NETWORKING GROUP

Gulf 5

 

1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. | VEHICLE FINANCE CREDIT RISK COMMITTEE

Gold

 

 

3:00 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. | GENERAL SESSION | REP. BYRON DONALDS (R-FL)

Ponce 4-6

Elected by the people of Southwest Florida to Congress in 2020, Congressman Byron Donalds represents Florida’s 19th Congressional District. The 19th District encompasses parts of both Lee and Collier Counties along Florida’s Gulf Coast.

 

3:30 P.M. – 4:45 P.M. | D&I BREAKOUT SESSION

Ponce 1-3

Neurodiversity is a competitive advantage that brings measurable financial benefits as well as improved workplace culture, making it a focus of major global corporations. Join us as Anthony Pacilio, Vice President, Neurodiverse Solutions at CAI, discusses the value neurodiversity can bring to financial services in workplace. He’ll share his personal journey, define what neurodiversity is, and explain how this untapped talent pool of neurodivergent individuals can benefit your organization.

Sponsored by

 

4:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. | WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

Magnolia

Speaker Sponsored by

Refreshments Sponsored by

6:00 P.M. – 6:30 P.M. | COCKTAIL RECEPTION

Mediterranean Ballroom

Loosen up a bit with friends before the dinner and show!

Sponsored by

 

6:30 P.M.  – 8:30 P.M. | DINNER & ENTERTAINMENT

Venetian

You won’t want to miss the Annual Meeting Dinner and entertainment. There will be dueling pianos, excellent food and stellar company! Click here to learn more about the menu and the show!

Sponsors

Day 4

Oct 26, 2022
8:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. | AFSA REGISTRATION CENTER

Ponce Ballroom Foyer

Pickup your welcome package, ask a question or just come by to say hello at the AFSA Registration Center.

 
8:30 A.M. – 9:00 A.M. | BREAKFAST

Ponce 4-6

Enjoy breakfast with colleagues as we open the final day of the 2022 AFSA Annual Meeting.

Sponsored by

 

9:00 A.M. – 9:30 A.M. | A FIRESIDE CHAT WITH CFPB DIRECTOR ROHIT CHOPRA

Ponce 4-6

 

9:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M. | STATE GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

Ponce 1-3

Sponsored by

 

9:45 A.M. – 10:45 A.M. | HOT TOPIC SESSION | TO BE ANNOUNCED

Mediterranean Ballroom

 

 

10:45 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. | REFRESHMENT BREAK

Mediterranean Courtyard

 

 

11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. | HOT TOPIC SESSION | TO BE ANNOUNCED

Mediterranean Ballroom

 

12:00 P.M. – 1:30 P.M. | LUNCH + UNDERSTANDING THE AMERICAN VOTER: 2022 MID-TERM OUTLOOK

Ponce 4-6

With less than two weeks before the 2022 mid-terms, Greg Strimple, President, GS Strategy Group will go beyond the polls to cut through the noise and analyze the issues and concerns that are influencing Americans’ considerations at the ballot box and on kitchen table issues that are crucial to the financial services and consumer lending industries.

Luncheon Sponsored by

 
1:45 P.M. – 3:45 P.M. | OPERATIONS & REGULATORY COMPLIANCE COMMITTEE

Ponce 1-3

Sponsored by

HOTEL/TRAVEL

The Breakers Palm Beach

One South County Road
Palm Beach, Florida 33480
561-655-6611
(888) 922-9518
www.thebreakers.com

A one-of-a-kind destination, situated on 140 acres of incomparable oceanfront property in the heart of Palm Beach. It’s magnificent, Italian-Renaissance design and breathtaking setting give it exotic appeal, yet the resort’s stateside location makes it conveniently accessible for ease of travel.

AFSA Discounted Rates:
-Deluxe King: $345
-Premium Run of House: $390
-Oceanfront Run of House: $525
RESERVATION CUT OFF DATE: September 30

MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS TODAY 

TRANSPORTATION

The Breakers Palm Beach is appox. five miles from the Palm Beach International Airport (PBI). The hotel is appox. 50 miles from the Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

The approximate cost of Taxi Service from PBI is $35 and from FLL is $190. Uber/Lyft service is comparable.

Chauffeured sedan service can be arranged by calling the hotel concierge. Service costs $112 for a sedan and $155 for an SUV from PBI & $282/$350 from Ft. Lauderdale.

CAR RENTAL

AFSA’s partnership with Enterprise Rent-A-Car gives AFSA attendees a 10% discount on rental cars during their visit to Palm Beach. Access these valuable savings by visiting Enterprise’s reservations website. Use AFSA Discount Code: 16AH072. Parking at the Breakers is $35 per night for valet or complimentary for self park.

AIR TRAVEL

Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) is appox. five Miles from The Breakers and Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) is approx. 50 miles from the hotel. AFSA is pleased to offer the following partner discounts:

  • United Airlines: Discounts of 2% to 10% off published fares. Save an additional 3% off by booking your own reservations at www.united.com, using the the code ZKQC206341. Alternatively, call your travel professional or United Meetings at 800-426-1122 for reservations. When doing so, refer to the discount code above.
  • Delta Air Lines offers air travel discounts to applicable fares for this conference. Reservations and ticketing is available at www.delta.com or (800) 328-1111, using the code NMVA9.

If you have questions regarding the meeting feel free to contact AFSA’s Senior Director of Conferences, Michele Battaline, at 202-776-7302 or mbattaline@afsamail.org

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Opportunities Here

There are many sponsorship and advertising opportunities. Review AFSA’s Marketing Kit and contact Jenny Bengtson at jbengtson@afsamail.org.

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