Credit Unions to Converge in Minneapolis for Analytics and Innovation

Posted by Mark Portz on Jun 1, 2017 3:04:00 PM

Minneapolis, MN (June 1st, 2017) – The Analytics and Financial Innovation (AXFI) Conference (, the premier educational event for financial service professionals serious about analytics and financial innovation, is set to take place June 11-14 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The conference will bring credit union leaders and industry experts together in an educational forum to discuss analytics, innovation, and the collaborative future of the credit union movement.

The 2017 Analytics and Financial Innovation Conference will focus on providing education and insight into Big Data/Analytics trends impacting credit unions and what steps credit unions can take now to best position themselves to compete in the rapidly changing financial services industry. The sessions and speakers have been selected to help provide credit unions with actionable takeaways to improve decision-making and progress the credit union movement as a whole.

Featuring two tracks: Analytics and Innovation, the 2017 AXFI Conference is designed to provide credit union professionals of all levels with tangible insights, foster actionable ideas to improve analytics, and spark innovation throughout the credit union movement. To do this, the CU Analytics Best Practices Competition is returning to the conference to promote successful analytics practices that can be adopted and repeated throughout the industry. The 2017 AXFI Conference is also introducing the first Killer Fintech Speed Rounds. This is a fast-paced session that will highlight a number of organizations that are developing applications to remove “friction” from current products and processes to create superior user experiences.

The Analytics and Financial Innovation Conference started four years ago with a small group of technology enthusiasts. It grew to over 250 credit unions professional ranging from analysts to CEOs and has become the premier event for analytics and innovation in the credit union industry.  “We are very excited to host the 2017 AXFI Conference. Collaboration is the future of the credit union industry, and it is both very valuable and enjoyable to see experts from all across the industry come together to discuss ideas around credit union analytics and innovation”, said Paul Ablack, CEO, OnApproach.

The 2017 Analytics and Financial Innovation Conference registration is limited. Online pricing ends Wednesday, June 7. To learn more and register, follow this link:

About the AXFI Conference

The Analytics and Financial Innovation (AXFI) Conference provides a forum for credit unions,  industry experts, and service providers to discuss industry trends and provide tangible insights to prepare your credit union for the future. The 2016 AXFI Conference was a huge success, and 2017 is shaping up to be even bigger and better as analytics and innovation continue to prove themselves as priorities for credit unions. The 2017 conference features two tracks to pick from, Analytics and Innovation, and will feature distinguished speakers from across the industries of financial services and data analytics. This conference is designed to be of interest to all levels of credit union management, C-Level, VPs, Managers and Technical Staff. There is something for everyone.

Contact Information

Austin Wentzlaff, Director of Business Development

(888) 523-6121 Ext. 110

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