More than 40 mortgage-related conferences are scheduled during the first quarter. Several events are planned for financial institutions.
The conference calendar at MortgageDaily.com indicates that 14 events are scheduled for January. During February, 17 events are planned, while 13 more are scheduled so far in March.
The Mortgage Bankers Association said it plans to schedule an FHA Fundamentals Workshop and an FHA Underwriting and Operations Workshop in Kansas, Mo., during June. In Los Angeles, the trade group is planning a Multifamily Property Inspection Workshop for Sept. 21 to Sept. 23.
The American Bankers Association will hold its annual Annual Convention, Business Expo & Directors' Forum from Oct. 17 to Oct. 20 at the Hynes Convention Center and Sheraton Boston in Boston.
ABA plans to announce a location for its November date for its Money Laundering Enforcement Conference.
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency announced it is hosting A Director's Challenge: Mastering the Basics, in San Diego on Feb. 1 to Feb. 3, in Philadelphia from April 12 to April 14, in Chicago from May 17 to May 19 and in Houston from Sept. 13 to Sept. 15. The $100 workshops are designed to provide bank directors with practical information that expands their skills and understanding of issues facing their institutions.
Also throughout this year, the OCC is holding Directors: Where is the Risk in Your Bank? as well as Compliance Risk: What Directors Need to Know and Credit Risk: A Director's Focus at several locations each.
"Bank directors play an important role in the management of national community banks and it is critical that they fully understand their duties and the risks their banks face in the current economy," U.S. Comptroller of the Currency John C. Dugan said in a statement. "These workshops give bank directors the opportunity to interact with experienced bank examiners to learn more about their responsibilities, compliance risk, credit risk, and risk management."
The Foreclosure Response Team announced it will host booth No. 501 at the Mortgage Bankers Association's National Mortgage Servicing Conference & Expo; being held in San Diego from Feb. 23 to Feb. 26.
Hundreds of financial executives, industry leaders and press are expected to attend FinovateSpring in San Francisco on May 11, a recent statement said.
The American Bankruptcy Institute's 2010 Northeast Consumer Winter Forum is being held at Suffolk University Law School in Boston on Jan. 18. Expert panelists, including bankruptcy judges and attorneys, will discuss current bankruptcy cases litigation skills.
One of the panel sessions is Current Developments in Mortgage Modification - Is HAMP Working?
Leading Real Estate Companies of the World and the Real Estate Services Providers Council Inc. recently announced that they both will hold their annual conferences at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. RESPRO's conference will start on March 7 and run through March 9, while LeadingRE's event begins on March 9 and finishes on March 11.
The groups explained that they share many of the same members, and the collaboration provided greater travel efficiency.