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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

THURSDAY, JULY 16, 2020 

7:00 – 11:00am

Exhibition Set-up (In Exhibit Hall)

11:00 – 12:00pm

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

FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2020 

8:00am

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

9:00am

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?

10:00am

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

11:00am

AM Networking Break

11:30am

Student Loans Collection Trends

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

12:30pm

Luncheon for Conference Participants

1:50pm

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?

2:50pm

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?

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