5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. | Independent Auto Finance Executives Group Reception/Dinner (by invitation)
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. | AWARE Board Meeting
8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Independent Auto Finance Executives Group Breakfast/Meeting
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Vehicle Finance Credit Risk Committee
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Vehicle Finance Board Luncheon
1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. | Vehicle Finance Board
3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. | General Session: The Industry Pulse
The 2022 Vehicle Finance Conference & Expo kicks off with Steven Ricchuito, Chief Economist wth Mizuho Securities USA leads attendees through an in-depth look at our industry, the challenges we face and the opportunities that are waiting to be grasped.
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | General Session: Cybersecurity
Our expert panel will help dissect the current state of cybersecurity regulations and best practices, helping you to define your strategy.
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. | Reception with Exhibitors
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. | Vehicle Finance Advisory Board Reception/Dinner (by invitation)
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. | Breakfast with Exhibitors
9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. | Opening Keynote Session: Jon Taffer
Jon Taffer is an award-winning hospitality expert, entrepreneur and thought leader with nearly 40 years of success in the entertainment, hospitality and nightlife industries. He is perhaps best known as executive producer and star of Paramount Network’s “Bar Rescue,” which highlights Taffer’s skills and passion for assisting business owners and industries that must adjust to shifting consumer and market demands.
Join us to hear Taffer’s insights and expertise as one of the great global business advisers.
10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. | Refreshments with Exhibitors
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | General Session: Federal & State Update
Join AFSA’s Senior Vice Presidents for Federal and State Affairs, Celia Winslow and Danielle Arlowe as they discuss federal and state legislative and regulatory issues, identify policy trends and offer insights on other vexing matters of import to AFSA members.
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. | General Session: ESG Conversation
Issues surrounding the environment, social, and governance issues continue to be top of mind for consumers and business leaders. Learn more in this dynamic session with Katie Johar, Financial Services Consulting, EY.
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Diversity & Inclusion Committee
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Lunch with Exhibitors
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. | General Session: Data Management
2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. | General Session: Workforce Management
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. | Refreshments with Exhibitors
3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. | General Session: Digitization Use Cases
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | General Session
4:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. | Women’s Leadership Council
4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. | Reception with Exhibitors
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. | Breakfast with Exhibitors
8:45 a.m. – 9:10 a.m. | General Session: AFSA/NADA Exchange
AFSA Vehicle Finance Division Chair Sandra Broderick and NADA Chairman Paul Walser discuss some of the key issues and opportunities facing both financiers and dealers.
9:10 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. | General Session: The Future of Auto Sales & Financing
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. | General Session: The CEO Perspective
Join industry leaders as they review a unique 2021 and the lessons learned, and as they look ahead to the challenges and opportunities for 2022.
- Jon Daniels, President, CarMax Auto Finance
- Mara McNeill, President & CEO, Toyota Financial Savings, Bank
- Tanya Sanders, Head of Auto, Wells Fargo
- Mark Womack, Chief Operating Officer, Santander Consumer, USA
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Vehicle Commercial Credit