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Below is just a sample of topics that have been covered at AFP-IN events in the past. If you have a topic you’d like to see covered (or covered again), let us know by completing the form on this page. We’d love to hear your input!



February 24, 2016 Don Mole Old National Wealth Management Federal Reserve Rate Policy Implications for 2016 and Beyond
February 24, 2015 Paul Drennan Federal Reserve In Pursuit of a Better Payment System
March 17, 2015 Howard Gross BGBC Partners Financial Fraud is in Your Neighborhood
April 21, 2015 Stacey Gilmore Chesapeake System Solutions The Power from Within Reviewing Account Analysis Statements
May 19, 2015 Julie McDearmon & Earnie Humphrey Indianapolis Zoo, 360 Thought Leadership Consulting Leading Across the Enterprise: Lessons Learned from a Trip to the Zoo
September 15, 2015 Rick Rusch Complete Programmed Accounting Cyber Security Risk: Who is Managing it Now?
December 8, 2015 Sarah Watt House Wells Fargo Securities 2016 Economic Update
January 21, 2014 O. Sam Ackle
DCS Holdings Group, LLC - Entrepreneur, Founder of ACHeck21 Remote Deposit - Technology and Money! A Lethal Combination
February 18, 2014 Mike Newbold
Regional President
Huntington National Bank Business Continuity: When Reality Strikes
March 18, 2014 Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled
April 15, 2014 Scott Conklin
Vice President of Human Resources
Paycor 5 Practical Tips for Performance Management.
May 20, 2014 Jared Murphy BlackRock A New Investment Idea for Cash Management
June 2014 N/A N/A N/A
July 2014 N/A N/A N/A
August 2014 N/A N/A N/A
September 16, 2014 Suzie Gaiser
Executive Consultant - Government & Strategic Sales
Vantiv How EMV Works
October 21, 2014 Kathy Guider,
Strategic Partnership Coodinator
FBI - Indianapolis Division Economic Espionage
November 2014 N/A N/A N/A
December 16, 2014 William Adams
Assistant Vice President and Senior International Economist
PNC Financial Services Group Global Economy Update
January 15, 2013 Ruth Harpool, AAP, CTP, Director, Treasury Operations, Indiana University   Paper, Plastic, and the DoDo Bird - Payment Trends for 2013
February 19, 2013 John Tanselle, Partner
Larry Tomlin, Partner, Kreig DeVault LLP
  FDIC Coverage: Perspective on Components that Have Changed and Those That Have Remained the Same
March 19, 2013 Ruth Harpool, AAP, CTP, Director, Treasury Operations, Indiana University; Erik Purvis, Controller, Kerman's Fine Flooring, Inc. Laura Greetham, Treasury Management Business Development Officer, Huntington Merchant Services, Bob Bell, Chief Financial Officer, Maingate, Inc., and Jamie Dickerson, Account Executive, Huntington Merchant Services   Panel Discussion on the Current State of Merchants Services: Effects of New Regulations, Current Payment Practices, Risk, and Pricing Models.
April 16, 2013 Larry Matteson, VP, ACH Product Manager    ACH Update
May 21, 2013 Matt Albrecht, Vice President of Finance/Controller, Pacers Sports & Entertainment   The Pacers Finance Team: Supporting an Organization in a Niche Market
June 2013 N/A   N/A
July 2013 N/A   N/A
August 2013 N/A   N/A
September 17, 2013 Jared Beard, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business   Social Media 101: How to Use it to Grow Your Business
October 15, 2013 Ric Turnquist, Vice President, Lockbox Product Management Manager, Treasury Management,  Wells Fargo   Wholesale Lockbox: The Check is Still in the Mail, and More
November 19, 2013 Chris Stavrakos, CFA, Managing Director, Investment Strategy and Risk Management, BlackRock   Short Term Investments 101 & Advanced Short Term Investments
December 17, 2013 Charlene Sullivan, Associate Professor of Management & Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs in the Krannert School of Mgmt. at Purdue   Economic Update
January 17, 2012 Bobby Baker, Business Development Advisor Promontory Interfinancial Network, LLC   Access to FDIC Insurance for Safety-Conscious Investors
February 21, 2012 Karen Anderson, SVP - Compliance, Unclaimed Property Recovery and Reporting, LLC   Unclaimed Property: The New Paradigm
March 20, 2012 Jim Anthony, President-CEO, JMA Solutions Group   Mobile Technology, Trends, Best Practices and Tips
April 17, 2012 Merrill Yarling, Staff VP, WellPoint and Doug Muller, Managing Director, Bank of America, Merrill Lynch   Overview of Capital Management & Current Market Conditions AND The Process of a Bond Issuance fro End to End
May 15, 2012 N/A    Round Table Discussion
June 2012 N/A    
July 2012 N/A    
August 20-21, 2012 N/A     
September 18, 2012 Rod Lasley, Indiana Bankers Association   The Shift in the Banking Model
October 11, 2012  Andrew Somma, Online Resourcs Corporation   Presidential Election & Payments
November 13, 2012 Ernie Humphrey, Proformative   The Risks & Rewards in Moving your Finance and Treasury Operations into the Cloud: Myths vs. Realities
December 18, 2012 Tom Rubendunst, Digital Strategist and Cyber Security Evangelist and Steve Dubois, Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana   Bank Fraud and Practical Controls to Detect and Prevent
January 18, 2011 Bud Boughton   Defining Leadership for Everyday Living (Simplifying the Leadership Equation)
February 15, 2011 Gregory Hahn, Chief Investment Officer, Winthrop Capital Management    Capital Markets-Investments
March 15, 2011 Jennifer Kline, AAP, Director of Audit Services, EPCOR   2011 Payment System Update
April 19, 2011 Clyde Hague, CISM, CISSP, CRISC, Information Security Officer, First Merchants Bank   Protecting Your Company Against Cyberthreats
May 17, 2011      
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August 22-23, 2011      
September 15, 2011 Fifth Third Bank   Payment Fraud Prevention Seminar
September 20, 2011      
October 18, 2011 John Boss, III, AON Risk Solutions   How to Invest in a Volatile Market
November 15, 2011 Colen Comer, PNC Financial Services    Commercial Credit Card Update
December 13, 2011     Lockbox Tour
December 14, 2010 Lindsey Scott Huntington National Bank Remote Cash Deposit Solutions: A Critical Link in the Chain of Your Comprehensive Remote Payment Processing Strategy
November 16, 2010 Denise Laussade, CTP Purdue University Governmental Update
October 19, 2010 Michael Sipos First Merchant Corporations Overview of Best Practices in Payables- Adding Value to Your Cash Flow
September 21, 2010 Joe Areddy Fifth Third Bank Maximizing International Transactions Through the Use of F/X
May 18, 2010 Dale Flahive Merchant PCI DSS at Elavon PCI-DSS Update: Successes, Challenges and Surprises
April 20, 2010 Robert G. Jones Old National Bank “Not So Fast You Greedy ........”
March 16, 2010 Ruth A. Harpool Indiana University Accelerating Collections: What’s Next in Electronic Deposit Solutions
February 18, 2010 Bob Bucco Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Upcoming Changes to Remittance Data for Wires: What Companies Need to do to Prepare
January 19, 2010 Thomas E. Buczek First Merchants Bank Evolving Cyber Threats and How to Protect Your Money
December 15, 2009 David Alexander
Matt Broughton
Wells Fargo Private Client Services Financial Opportunities for YE - Small/Med Corporations and Personal
November 17, 2009 Jen Kirk EPCOR Changes in ACH: Rules, Regulations and Updates for 2010
October 20, 2009 Gerald Lynch Purdue University How Stimulating is the Stimulus Package?
September 15, 2009 Mike Campbell Neace Lukens The National Healthcare Crisis: More Bandaid Therapy or the Cure?
May 19, 2009 Dr. Charlene Sullivan Federal Reserve of Chicago Economic Update/Forecast
April 21, 2009 Don Roeber
Lisa Tedeschi
Fifth Third Bank
Fifth Third Bank
PCI DSS Compliance: All the Moving Parts
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March 17, 2009 Dennis Reedy, CTP Indiana University AFP-IN, AFP and Treasury in General; Some History as to Where We Have Been; The Challenges We Face; and How AFP-IN and AFP Can Help Us Meet These Challenges – Comments and Observations from a Long Time Treasury Practitioner
February 17, 2009 Joan Ridgeway Consulting Resources, Inc. Human Resources and Finance - The Impact of the New Administration
January 20, 2009 Ruth Harpool Indiana University Remote Capture; It Passes the Test
December 16, 2008 Mr. Jayme T. Stemle Budgets & Forecasting, IPL Cash Forecasting
November 18, 2008 Steve Wojciechowicz
Ann Marie Kelley

SWIFT: It May Be Time to Get Connected
October 21, 2008 Tom Blair Fifth Third Bank Financial Markets Update: Outlook and Challenges
June 17, 2008 Dale R. Sorenson Crowe Chizek & Company, LLC Deposit & Payment Options - Who's in Charge?
May 20, 2008 Andy Liu Standard & Poor's S&P Ratings' Role in the Capital Markets
April 15, 2008 Dennis Tooley Big Fat Belly Laugh Productions Pathway to Success: Ten Mile Markers
March 18, 2008 Larry DePalma TDG Phenix Credit Card/Payments Update
February 19, 2008 Vivian Wright Defrees Success Development The Impact of  Domestic Violence in the Workplace
January 15, 2008 Steve Schenck Merril Lynch Economic Forecasting for 2008
December 11, 2007 Lt. Govenor Becky Skillman The State of Indiana State of Indiana Economic Update
November 13, 2007 Randy Bateman, Chief Investment Officer Huntington Bank The Law of Unintended Consequences
October 9, 2007 John Straub, CPA, CFE, CIA Straub Forensic Consulting, Inc. Avoiding Pitfalls in Workplace Investigations
May 8, 2007 Tom Behringer Solupay Retail Check Conversion at the Point of Purchase
April 10, 2007 Greg Hansen Wells Fargo Latest NACHA rule on BOC
March 13, 2007 Merri Beth Lavagnino Indiana University Sensitive Data Exposure-Risks & Response
February 13, 2007     Cancelled due to the weather
January 9, 2007 Joel Profitt Fifth Third Bank A Treasurer's Guide to Investments
December 12, 2006 Kathleen McNeely Assistant Vice President and Executive Director of Financial Management Services, Indiana University The speaker will review the concepts and objectives of Internal Controls and discuss the challenges that exist with internal controls; both in a centralized and decentralized environment.  Discussion will focus on the exposures that exist for treasury operations with internal controls.  Ideas on how the Treasurer's office can assist their organization in strengthening internal controls will be a focus.
November 14, 2006 John Bergeson Remittance Processing Services, LLC Wholesale and Retail Lockbox Tour
October 10, 2006 Blanche E. Roberts PricewaterhouseCoopers Sarbanes-Oxley - An Update
This session provides an overview of the aftermath of compliance efforts from a company-wide perspective and from a treasury perspective in particular. What have been the results, challenges and benefits from Sarbanes-Oxley so far and what are the implications and directions for the future?
May 9 , 2006 Paula Speigal-Butler Vice President and Product Manager, National City Bank's Global Trade & Treasury Solutions Return Check Concentration: A Comprehensive Approach
The presentation will answer your RCC questions beginning with an overview of what it is and how it works.  This session will address the processing requirements and workflow to ensure all parties reap the benefits of consolidated returns.
April 11, 2006 Joseph Mikel Relationship Management & Business Development, RemitStream Solutions Remote Capture:  Do the Cons Outweigh the Pros?
March 14, 2006 Keenen Hauke Samex Capital Partners Abolish the Federal Reserve and replace it with each other. The average American feels that the most powerful tool for fighting inflation is the Federal Reserve. That's bunk! The best inflation fighting tool we have is...(you have to show up to find out).
February 14, 2006 Connie Nass Auditor, State of Indiana EFT Initiatives and a Report on the State's Finances
January 10, 2006 Rebecca Towne Union Federal Bank Overview of the new Capital Accord (Basel II), including its relevance to institutions of all sizes.
December 13, 2005 Tom Ritter, VP Corporate Finance Fifth Third Bank Managing interest rates through volatile change.
November 8, 2005 LaVonne Whitmer Old National Bank Ms. Whitmer will discuss the current investment environment given recent Federal Reserve movements and the transition from a Greenspan 'Fed' to a Bernanke 'Fed.'
October 18, 2005 PANEL PANEL PANEL: What€™s New from the AFP Annual Conference. Come listen to a panel of your peers discuss what they learned from the Annual AFP Conference in San Antonio.
September 19-21, 2005 Annual Circle City Treasury Management Conference Radisson Hotel City Centre, Indianapolis, IN  
May 10, 2005 Joe Mikel
VP, Relationship Executive
Fiserv's RemitStream Solutions Lockbox Mailing - Impact on Days Sales Outstanding
April 12, 2005 Martin Mauro Merrill Lynch Corporate Investments
March 8, 2005 Dave Voris,
VP, Head of Treasury Management
5/3 Bank Update on Check 21
February 8, 2005 Randy Sutton,
VP of Security
Union Federal Bank Internal Fraud
January 11, 2005 Morton Marcus   Economic Update/Outlook
December 14, 2004 Joe McGroff Ice Miller Sarbanes Oxley
November 9, 2004 Michelle Allen Moneris Solutions Merchant Card Processing
October 12, 2004 Megan Anderson Fifth Third Bank International Cash Management, Basic Concepts, Trends and Challenges
May 11, 2004 Kevin Keller,
Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) AFP Update
April 13, 2004 Bradie Barr,
District Manager
Selkirk Financial Technologies Best Practices in Cash Forecasting
March 9, 2004 Daniel Littman Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Check 21 Update
February 10, 2004 Karen Anderson,
Vice President
Unclaimed Property Recovery & Reporting Unclaimed Property Requirements and Best Practices
January 13, 2004 Matthew B. Beck 5/3 Investment Advisors Economic Outlooks and Market Forecasts
December 9, 2003 Walter Hellweg,
Senior VP and Senior Portfolio Manager
Union planters Bank Economic Update
November 18, 2003 Karen Johnson,
Compliance Officer
Huntington National Bank The U.S. Patriot Act
October 14, 2003 Dan Johnson Performance Mastery Releasing Your Creative Spirit at Work and Home
June 10, 2003 Lucy Suarez,
CCM, Senior Business Consultant
Banklink Cash Management: Are You The Weakest Link?
May 13, 2003 Paul Coan,
Financial Advisor, Retirement Planning Specialist
Morgan Stanley Fixed Income Portfolio Management
April 8, 2003 Mark Defabis Paradym Technologies Secure Internet Transactions
March 11, 2003 Therese Kelly,
VP Card Sales Specialist
Bank One Charge It and Save; Purchasing Cards and Stored Valueu Cards Growing Acceptance
February 11, 2003 Lucy Tilenni,
VP, Product Mgr.
National City Bank Streamlining Your Receivables and Leveraging Technology
January 14, 2003 Steve Guse Treasury Strategies Conducting a Best Practices Treasury Review
December 10, 2002 Russell Sheldon,
Senior Economist & VP
Harris/Bank of Montreal Economic Update
November 12, 2002 Joan E. Ridgeway,
Consulting Resources, Inc. Leadership..From Cocoon to Butterfly:  How the Larva Prepares to Soar!
October 8, 2002 Mike Bosway,
President & CEO
City Securities, Inc. History and Development of City Securities, Inc. and the responsibility that corporations have to investors.
May 14, 2002 Cathy R. Gregg,
Treasury Strategies, Inc. Growing Pains: Keeping Treasury Fit in a Growing Company
April 9, 2002 Joe Bill Wiley,
Capital Cities Outsourcing the Investment Performance Reporting Function
March 12, 2002 David E. Stoll,
Delco Remy International, Inc. "Going Public, Going Private" - A walk through taking a company public and then taking the company private.
February 12, 2002 Kathi Coon,
Senior VP
Marsh, Inc Insuring Directors and Officers and Other Financial Risk
January 8, 2002 Mr. Tim Berry,
Treasurer of the State of Indiana
State of Indiana State of Economy in Indiana
December 11, 2001 Mr. Adam Ravens,
VP Corporate Foreign Exchange
Keybank Foreign Exchange Basics
November 13, 2001 Mr. Joell Proffitt
and Guest
A.G. Edwards Interest Rates, 30-Year Bonds, and the Consumer
October 9, 2001 Peter G. Thursby,
Senior VP Loan Syndications
LaSalle Bank NA, Chicago, IL Syndicated Bank Financing Market and How Syndicated Bank Financing Works