Helping Businesses Keep Both ii's On The BIG Picture For Over 13 Years!

MAY 24 - 25, 2020

Hilton Crystal City 
at Reagan National Airport
Washington, DC

Detailed Agenda

Applications are now being reviewed from executives who wish to become members of our Executive Speaking Faculty. To apply to become a member of the speaking faculty, and to indicate agenda topics of interest, please complete our online JOIN OUR FACULTY application or contact:

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

DAY ONE: MONDAY, MAY 24, 2021

7:00-11:00AM

Exhibition Set-up (In Exhibit Hall)

11:00AM

Registration, Refreshments and Networking (in Exhibit Hall)

12:00PM

Welcome to Washington DC: Introductions

12:05PM

Keynote Address

12:50PM

Opening Panel: State of the Education Finance and Student Lending Industry in 2020

  • How will new court cases and regulatory changes affect YOU?
  • Will New Student Loan Forgiveness Policies be Revolutionary or Realistic in 2020?
  • Are new private/for-profit players entering this market? Why or why not?
  • How are States coordinating with the Federal Government regarding Student Financial Aid Policies?

1:50PM

PM Networking Break Co-sponsored by:              

2:20PM

Valuation and Securitization Trends

  • How’s the Secondary Market for Student Loans Looking in 2020 and beyond?

3:15PM

Marketplace & Private Lenders Roundtable: Facilitating Customer Acquisition, Origination and Underwriting of Private Student Loans

  • What is the status of online Marketplace Lending, and partnerships and JVs with Traditional Lenders?
  • What does the Private Student Loan landscape look like over the next 12 months, and beyond?

4:10PM

Loan Servicing Dynamics: Expanding Servicing Options for Federal Student Loans

  • What are the latest developments in the servicing of student loans?
  • How is the DOE’s ‘NextGen Financial Services Environment’ initiative affecting Student Loan Servicing?

5:00PM

Evening Networking Reception

DAY TWO: TUESDAY, MAY 25, 2020

8:00AM

Day Two Registration, Continental Breakfast and Networking (In Exhibition area)

9:00AM

Session Title TBA

Presenter:

Henry Howard

 

Henry Howard, President & CEO,
US. Education Finance Group– Miami, FL

9:40AM

Higher Education Regulatory Roundtable: Legal/Regulatory Outlook for Student Loans at the State & Federal Level in 2020 and beyond.

  • What is the Likelihood of new Regulations regarding Student Loan Forgiveness Policies?

10:40AM

Innovations in Student Loan Repayment Plans

  • From Income-based repayment products, to Employer Re-payment Plans, how are private lenders addressing the ever-increasing burden of Student Loan Debt? 
  • What is the status of pending legislation in Congress to make these plans tax-exempt?

11:35AM

AM Networking Break

12:05AM

Student Loans Collection Trends
With Defaults at an all-time high, how is the Collections Process Dealing with Distress and Re-financing Issues

12:55PM

Luncheon for Conference Participants

2:00PM

College and University Roundtable

  • An Update from Higher Education Financial Aid Leaders from For-profit and Non-profit Higher Education Colleges, Universities & Community Colleges.
  • How has the job of Financial Aid administrators changed in the last year and what is the outlook for the next two (2) to five (5) years?

3:00PM

The EdTech Revolution
How are EdTech Innovations Changing Higher Education Delivery-Models, and adding Value to the Recruiting Process?

3:00PM

Conference Concludes
An iiBIG Thanks to our Executive Faculties, Attendees & Sponsors for 12-years of Thought Leadership in the Education Finance & Student Loan Sectors

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

Continuing Education Credits (e.g. CLE, CPE, CME, etc.) may be available for iiBIG conference attendees. Upon request conference attendees will be provided with a “Certificate of Attendance” and a copy of the conference agenda, showing topics, length of sessions, and name(s) and professional affiliation(s) of presenter(s) for each session. Attendees wishing to apply for continuing education credits for attending this conference may submit this documentation to the relevant organization in his/her state when applying for such credits.

CE Credits
International Institute for Business Information & Growth LLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.