2015 Directors' College Program - San Francisco Region
You are Invited to our Board Meeting
The banking crisis has subsided but challenges still remain. You will serve as board members of the FDIC’s San Francisco Region’s interactive, one-day “board meeting” that will highlight important decisions regarding the future strategy for your institution. Your CEO will guide you through several proposed strategic initiatives. Various scenarios often contemplated by board members will be fused into corporate governance framework of planning, organizing, and controlling risk. And, of course, the planning session will acknowledge and incorporate real world issues that you deal with on a daily basis: earnings pressures, competition, cyber security risks, uncertain interest rates, and regulatory requirements.
The proposed strategic initiatives include:
Our goal is to immerse directors in an in-depth discussion of various hot topics. In order to focus on key learning points, prior to attending, you will be asked to familiarize yourself with several FDIC on-line educational materials. These pre-course materials will provide the overview of director responsibilities and the seminar will dive deep into the details of those responsibilities. See Pre-Course Materials below.
During the “board meeting” the CEO will have various presenters identify regulatory expectations and concerns regarding the proposed initiatives. As the day progresses, the presentation will incorporate lessons learned from the most recent economic downturn, as well as best-practice examples for board consideration.
The following topics will be addressed:
In addition to the “board meeting,” expect a luncheon presentation on local economic conditions, a highlight of various regulatory hot-topics, and a chance to ask questions of our regulatory panel experts. You will also gain an understanding of the numerous FDIC training and communication resources available.
Who Should Attend our Board Meeting?Directors
Preparation for the Board Meeting
The FDIC’s Technical Assistance Video Program is a series of educational videos designed to provide useful information to bank directors, officers, and employees on areas of supervisory focus and regulatory changes. Depending on your familiarity with the topics below, you may want to consider reviewing the following videos to provide you with a foundation for our in-depth discussion:
For more information, or to access the full list of videos offered through the Technical Assistance Video program, click here. There are also instructions for downloading.
Board Meeting Agenda
Sessions begin at approximately 8:30am
Sessions end at approximately 3:30pm
Board Meeting Location and DatesYou are welcome attend any of the sessions throughout the region, not just the session in your immediate area. Please coordinate with your respective trade association to register and to receive details regarding location dates and venues. We look forward to seeing you at one of the sessions.
Registration is Required for the Board MeetingYou must register through your trade association to participate. Please use the links provided here to register. Space may be limited, so please register early.
Additional InformationFor additional information you may contact Field Supervisor Bob McGibbon at: RMcGibbon@fdic.gov or via telephone at 323-545-9260 x4211.