For decades, the New York Bankers Association has brought you an excellent caliber of programming at our annual Financial Services Forum. Though we can’t gather together in person, this year is no different. We are pleased to announce our Virtual Speaker Series: History in Real Time– five dynamic and timely sessions tailored to your needs, while evoking our Forum format; bringing you top of mind programming while meeting you where you are.

Each month, we’ll host a lunchtime virtual town hall, featuring a keynote speaker and a workshop with access to the industry’s thought leaders, beginning with preeminent experts in political and economic analysis. As we continue to develop the series over time in this ever-changing landscape, there is one thing you can count on: we’ll bring you all the excellence that you’ve come to expect at our Forum, right at your doorstep and open to all.

Be a part of this Series, which will explore the most important challenges facing our industry and our nation, featuring the experts and insight you can access nowhere else. 

Future thinking now; at this moment in history. History in Real Time.


SESSION TWO 

November 13

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
The Condition of Banking in the Current Economy

Dr. Charles Calomiris
Chief Economist
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency


11:00 a.m. – 12 Noon
The State of Mergers & Acquisitions in the Financial Services Industry

 

Moderator:

Richard B. Trauger, Jr.
Managing Director
The Kafafian Group

Panelists:

Kamal Mustafa
Chairman & CEO
Invictus Group

William Hickey
Managing Director, Financial Services Investment Banking
Piper Sandler


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Session Two: Friday, November 13 


SESSION TWO KEYNOTE:  
The Condition of Banking in the Current Economy
Dr. Charles W. Calomiris
Chief Economist  
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

As the agency's chief economist, Dr. Calomiris oversees the OCC's Economics Department, which provides economic, risk, and policy analysis to enhance the agency's mission of bank supervision as well as its policy development. He leads staff who directly support bank supervision, conduct analysis and research of bank-related issues, and provide regular reports to OCC executives and personnel. He also serves as a member of the OCC's Executive Committee. He joined the OCC in this role in July 2020. 


SESSION TWO WORKSHOP:
The State of Mergers & Acquisitions in the Financial Services Industry

Moderator: 

Richard B. Trauger, Jr.
Managing Director
The Kafafian Group

Panelists:

Kamal Mustafa
Chairman & CEO
Invictus Group

      William Hickey
Managing Director,  Financial Services
Investment Banking
Piper Sandler

...stay tuned for updates!


PLAN FOR FUTURE SESSIONS:

  • SESSION THREE: Rebuilding Our Communities (December)  
  • SESSION FOUR: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (January)     
  • SESSION FIVE: Regulatory Environment (February) 

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