The 9th Annual Education Finance & Loan Symposium
Growth Through Learning: The future of Investing & Servicing Student Loans in a Rapidly Evolving Industry

May 24 - 25, 2017

The Westin Alexandria (in Old Town, VA)

Washington D.C.

9th Annual Education Finance & Loan Symposium Detailed Agenda

The agenda posted below is preliminary and session order and topics are subject to change.

Applications are now being reviewed from executives who wish to become members of our Executive Speaking Faculty. If you have extensive knowledge of education finance/student loans and would like to apply for a position on our speaking faculty, please complete our online JOIN OUR FACULTY application or contact:

Don Buford, Founder & CEO, iiBIG
Phone: 212-300-2521  |  Email: donb@iibig.com



Wednesday, May 24, 2017

7:00 - 11:00 am
Exhibition Set-up


11:30 - 12:15 pm
Registration
(Refreshment Services in Exhibit Hall)


12:15 - 12:20pm
Welcome to Alexandria: Introductions


12:20 - 1:20pm
(SL01) Opening Panel: State of the Education Finance and Lending Industry in 2017


1:25 - 2:10pm
(SL02) Point/Counterpoint: A Pro/Con Debate on the role the Federal Government should play in the origination, servicing and collection of Student Loans

  • Proposition: Should the Federal Government Consolidate and Manage all Private Student loans?
    • For the Proposition: Speaker #1 (5/7 minutes)
    • Against the Proposition: Speaker #2 (5/7 minutes)
    • For the Proposition: Speaker #3 (5/7 minutes)
    • Against the Proposition: Speaker #4 (5/7 minutes)
  • Q&A


2:10 - 2:45pm
PM Networking Break


2:45 - 3:30pm
(SL03) Current Origination Opportunities


3:35 - 4:20pm
(SL04) Servicing Dynamics: Keeping Up With The Times


4:25 - 5:10pm
(SL05) Collection Trends: Dealing with Distress


5:15 - 6:45pm
Evening Networking Reception



Thursday, May 25, 2017

8:30 - 9:10am
Continental Breakfast and Networking


9:15 - 9:50am
(SL06) College and University Roundtable: A View From The Schools


9:55 - 10:30am
(SL07) Trends in Alternative Education: MOOCs, Boot Camps and Competency-Based Learning


10:35 - 11:10am
(SL08) Income-Share Agreements; Future of Higher Education Funding?


11:10 - 11:40pm
Networking Break


11:40 - 12:20pm
(SL09) Valuation and Securitization Trends: Mature Platforms versus Emerging Platforms


12:20 - 1:00pm
(SL10) Cloud Based Lending 2.0: How Non-Depository Lenders and Traditional Lenders are Partnering to Gain Market Share


1:00 - 2:15pm
Lunch


2:15 - 3:00pm
(SL11) Investor Views


3:05 - 4:00pm
(SL12) Legal and Regulatory Roundtable; Current Trends and the Winds of Change


4:00pm
CONFERENCE CONCLUDES
"Thanks for Thinking iiBIG"

Event Details
What: Education Finance & Loan Symposium
Why: Growth Through Learning: The future of Investing & Servicing Student Loans in a Rapidly Evolving Industry
When:
Where: The Westin Alexandria (in Old Town, VA), Washington D.C.
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