Empower U 2020 will be held as a three-part virtual event. Each session will begin at 3:00pm ET/2:00pm CT, and will last approximately 75 minutes.
- September 17, 2020 – The Shifting Landscape of Higher Education Finance: How COVID and new legislation could reshape student lending
Speaker: James Bergeron, President, National Council of Higher Education Resources
- September 24, 2020 – Student Choice 2.0: Improving user experience to drive stronger member relationships
Speaker: Jason Tanaka, Chief Technology Officer, Credit Union Student Choice, along with a panel of credit union lending and technology executives
- October 1, 2020 – Economic Outlook: What the latest numbers foreshadow for consumers and credit unions
Speaker: Mike Schenk, Deputy Chief Advocacy Officer for Policy Analysis and Chief Economist, CUNA