CUES Directors Conference 2023 Heads to Lahaina, Maui, HI

MADISON, Wis.— CUES Directors Conference, the must-attend event for credit union board members, is heading to Lahaina, Maui, HI, December 10-13, talent development leader CUES has announced. 

Attendees will network with their peers and colleagues while receiving an in-depth look at relevant governance and strategy issues, and walk away with a deeper and broader understanding of current industry trends and enhanced skills to help improve their credit unions’ performance. 

Both parts inspirational and educational, general session topics and speakers include: 

  • Let’s Lead, with Tony Moore, International Keynote Speaker, Author, and Executive Coach
  • Outthink the Competition, with Kaihan Krippendorff, Founder and CEO, Outthinker 
  • From Point Solutions to System-Wide Integration: Unraveling AI's Hidden Potential in Business, with Joshua Gans, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
  • NCUA Regulatory Update, with Cherie Freed, Director, NCUA Western Region 
  • Targeting for Success, with Caroline Johnson, Keynote Speaker, Author, and Lecturer at University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy

Breakout sessions cover topics including risk management, cultivating the next generation of board members, and using capital strategically.  

Additionally, Ancin Cooley is facilitating The Middle Way: Keys to Pragmatic and Sustainable Board Development in a Dynamic Environment, a preconference workshop happening on December 10. There is a separate registration fee for the preconference workshop. 
Credit unions are encouraged to send their entire board to Directors Conference, so all members can benefit from shared learning and networking. CUES can help credit unions doing so arrange space to hold a board meeting while at the event. 

Directors Conference and the host hotel will likely sell out, so participants are encouraged to register and make their arrangements as soon as they know they are planning to attend.  

Visit for more details and to register. For questions or to learn more about having a board meeting on-site, email

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CUES is the leading talent development solutions provider for credit unions in North America. We educate, develop and support credit union CEOs, executives, directors, and emerging leaders through partnerships with premier business schools, live and online events, digital learning, networking, and premium content. With over 42,000 members and growing, we measure success one leader at a time.

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