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2017 FDIC Economic Inclusion Summit

Strategies to Bring Consumers into the Financial Mainstream

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017:   8:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. EDT

FDIC L. William Seidman Center
Sheila C. Bair Auditorium
3501 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, Virginia

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Event Overview
The Summit will explore strategies for increasing access for underserved consumers to the mainstream financial system.  Panels will focus on:

Agenda - Economic Inclusion: Strategies to Bring Consumers Into the Financial Mainstream

Remarks by Martin J. Gruenberg, Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation at the FDIC Economic Inclusion Summit: Strategies to Bring Consumers into the Financial Mainstream

Who Should Attend?

Registration is closed.

The summit will be webcast live and recorded for on-demand access after the event.  The link to access the live webcast will be available on the home page the morning of the event.

If you have any questions related to the summit, please submit your inquiry via email at


FDIC Seidman Center Directions


The courtesy room block at the Residence Inn at Arlington Courthouse is sold out.

The FDIC will provide complimentary round-trip shuttle service between the Residence Inn Arlington Courthouse and the L. William Seidman Center the morning of the summit and immediately following the conclusion of the summit.  A shuttle schedule will be provided to Residence Inn guests at a later date.

Additional hotel options within close proximity to the L. William Seidman Center are provided below.

Hotel Accommodations