NAFCU credit union conferences are some of the most highly-rated and respected education opportunities in the credit union community. Upcoming 2014 conferences are listed below.
Nurture member relationships with confidence. The following Preferred Partners offer unique solutions to safeguard credit unions against the many security issues they face today.
- Core Processor Workshop
The full-day interactive credit union core processor workshop gives you a deep-dive into core processing from A to Z. We'll cover everything from selecting core processors, contracting and maintenance to managing core processing conversions. It's Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Core Processing, But Were Afraid to Ask.
- Sessions & Bonus Content
Session descriptions and bonus content related to the top-of-mind credit union technology and security trends covered at NAFCU's Technology and Security Conference. Topics include big data, credit union fraud, payment processing, credit union IT crisis management, regulation impacting technology, and more!
- Conference Overview
Join us February 11-13, 2013 in Las Vegas for the 2014 NAFCU Technology and Security Conference to discover the latest credit union security and technology trends to protect your members and staff and improve your credit union’s operations, including discussions of top-of-mind topics like online fraud, advancements in mobile banking, big data and credit union crisis management.
Check out the top-notch credit union industry experts that are presenting at NAFCU's Technology and Security Conference. Speakers include Lorena Harris, Carrie Hunt, Aaron Silva, Patrick Yager and David Wallace.
- Partners A-Z
An alphabetical listing of all preferred partners and their recommended solutions.
- Insuritas Launches ‘LoanINSURE®’ – Insurance Quotes Tied to Loan Origination Systems
April 30, 2012 – Insuritas unveiled its new
‘LoanINSURE’® technology platform today. LoanINSURE® is the nation’s
first technology platform that allows a borrower to complete an auto or
loan application and get multiple quotes from multiple carriers
instantly. Working with their technology partner, QuotePro, this
platform delivers automatic insurance quotes as part of the lending
- Technology & Innovations Showcase
The NAFCU Technology & Innovations Showcase features the latest cutting-edge solutions for your credit union security and information technology needs.
- NAFCU Services Corporation Preferred Partner Brochure
NAFCU members take advantage of superior solutions offered by Preferred Partners through NAFCU Services Corporation. Download the brochure for a list of all Preferred Partners and their special benefits for NAFCU members.
- FinCEN reports rise in foreclosure scams
Financial institutions filed 2,360 foreclosure rescue-related suspicious activity reports in the first half of 2012, a pace that appears on track to exceed the 2,782 total for 2011, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network reported Wednesday.
- Becker urges Senate to back cyber bill amendment
The cyber security bill being debated in the Senate would be improved if it included a NAFCU-backed amendment requiring non-financial institutions to have the same type of data safeguard protections that credit unions have under Gramm-Leach-Bliley, NAFCU President and CEO Fred Becker told Senate leaders Tuesday.
- Senate proceeds to debate cybersecurity bill
The Senate is expected to begin debate early next week on cybersecurity legislation aimed at streamlining the way government and private companies address and prepare for threats.
- FFIEC releases statement on cloud computing
The Federal Financial Institution Examination Council said Tuesday it views cloud computing as having the same basic risk characteristics as traditional forms of outsourcing, so financial institutions may need to put in place more robust controls to use the service.
- 2013 TSC Registration Image
TSC13 location photo for registration page.
- Data Breach Preparedness and Response – A Handy “How-To” (Blog Post)
With the recent headlines
about yet another data breach affecting credit unions and their
members, I wanted to point you to a resource that might help you respond
effectively. Because this isn’t the first data breach and it certainly
won’t be the last. Read more of this NAFCU Services Blog post.
- Internal Control Certification – It’s Not Just an Accounting Thing (Podcast and Presentation)
In this recorded 2012 NAFCU Technology & Security Conference session, you will learn about the internal control certification process and how it impacts more than just the accounting department, including the importance of becoming internal control certified, insight on the impact of recent regulation change from SAS70 to SSAE 16, a walkthrough of the process and audit reports (Type I & Type II) and much more!
- The Top Ten Credit Union Fraud Claims and How to Prevent Them (Podcast and Presentation)
How do your experiences with fraud stack up against other credit unions? In this 2012 Technology & Security Conference session presentation we get a unique look into data provided by several major providers of credit union bond coverage and reveal the top ten credit union fraud claims.
- Avoiding Perfect Storms: Creating a holistic GRC view for early warning (whitepaper)
This whitepaper from SAS offers a case study that illustrates the importance of integrating the elements of GRC using a detailed example involving key indicators covering performance, risk and controls. The case study will focus governance-related business pains, their causes and how an enterprise GRC solution addresses them.
- The Supervisory Committee: Focusing on Fraud Detection (Article)
Credit unions have a “watchdog” looking out for their interests, overseeing operations and ensuring their records are maintained with honesty and integrity: the supervisory committee. The committee has a host of tools at its disposal to carry out its purpose, including an annual audit of the credit union. Information gleaned from this audit assists the committee in evaluating credit union operations and in making recommendations to the board. The supervisory committee may also perform surprise cash counts, review non-financial transactions or reconcile credit union accounts with an eye toward compliance with laws and regulations. All these activities place the committee in a prime position to catch suspicious transactions or behaviors that may indicate fraud.
- NAFCU's Jan. 18 Webcast Will Help Credit Unions Drive Member Engagement Through Social Media
Credit unions will learn proven strategies for using social media to strengthen member engagement in NAFCU's Jan. 18 webcast. “Social Media for Credit Unions: The 10 Deadly Sins” will broadcast live from the NAFCU headquarters in Arlington, Va., on Jan 18, 2-3:30 p.m. EST.
- NAFCU's 2012 Technology and Security Conference Unlocks Credit Unions' Path to Bottom Line Success With New Technology
Technology and new media have redefined consumer engagement, and credit unions can learn how to leverage the latest trends and prepare for what’s ahead at the National Association of Federal Credit Unions’ (NAFCU) 2012 Technology and Security Conference, Feb. 14-16, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
- Senate panel approves 3 data security bills
Three separate bills aimed at establishing nationwide standards for data
security and breach notification were approved by the Senate Judiciary
- Secure Social Media Management for Credit Unions (Podcast)
As with virtually every new medium that arises on the Internet, social media spurs new risks of fraud for credit unions. In this podcast, we visit with James Carnall, Deputy Director of the Cyber Intelligence Division at Cyveillance, Inc. about developing a comprehensive social media strategy that ensures security and protection for your credit union.
- Optimizing ATM Transactions with Intelligent Deposit (Webinar)
Learn how new ATM technology improves member satisfaction and boosts branch revenue! Watch this recently recorded webinar as we explore state-of-the-art Intelligent Deposit ATM technology and how it benefits credit unions. You will learn how Intelligent Deposit addresses key business including, cost reduction through operational efficiency, revenue generation, member convenience, various methods financial institutions use to implement Intelligent Deposit, a thorough examination of SDM, and more!
- Podcast previews Tech/Security address
Credit unions can hear about the origins of cyberwar and the criminal organizations that are capable of launching attacks on their information technology infrastructures in a podcast that previews the keynote address for NAFCU’s Technology and Security Conference in February.
- NAFCU Services Corporation
NAFCU Services is on your side – connecting credit unions to superior solutions from trusted providers. With our Preferred Partner Seal, we designate only suppliers who are truly committed to credit unions, and who've undergone a rigorous evaluation process.
- 2011 Technology & Security Conference
NAFCU's 2011 Technology & Security Conference is February 15 - 17, 2011, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada