Thursday, June 1, 2017

American Bankers Association Hosts 2017 Conference in Chicago

A graduate of Northwestern University’s MBA program, Colin Robertson serves as executive vice president of Northern Trust, located in Chicago, Illinois. A professional in the Chicago area for more than two decades, banking executive Colin Robertson serves as a board member for the American Bankers Association(ABA) investment advisory committee.

Representing America’s bankers, the ABA offers training, information, and resources for its members. It represents more than two million banking professionals, who work for institutions that hold almost $17 trillion in assets and safeguard nearly $13 trillion in deposits.

Every year the ABA sponsors a national conference where members gather, network, and learn about changes within the banking industry. The 2017 annual conference is scheduled for October 15-17 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. This event includes general sessions that focus on political and economic trends and forums that feature moderators who are experts in banking. Featured speakers include Tom Ricketts, executive chairman of the Chicago Cubs; General Michael Hayden, former director of the Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency; and Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC’s “The Profit” as well as CEO and chairman of Good Sam Enterprises and Camping World.