The Windy City Summit delivers the tools, technologies, ideas and strategies for your success! The conference contains over 130 high-quality educational sessions – including case studies, panel discussions and experts presenting on a variety of financial topics. A keynote speech, two luncheons with featured speakers, access to over 80 vendors on one exhibition floor, networking events with other treasury professionals and an optional tour fill out the two-and-a-half-day agenda.
The leading treasury and cash management conference in the country
Over 130 high-quality educational sessions available
Earn valuable re-certification credits to maintain your CTP, FP&A, AAP and CPE designations
Explore the exhibit floor to find the latest in technology and services
Network with vendors and other treasury professionals in a unique location
Taking the CTP? Attend sessions specifically dedicated to preparing for the CTP exam
Who Should Attend?
The Windy City Summit is the gathering place for CEOs, CFOs, VPs, Directors, Analysts, Associates and other financial professionals specializing in Treasury, Cash Management, Accounting, Insurance, Credit and Collections, Relationship Management, Investments, and Banking.
Whether you’re just starting out or need new ideas to optimize your career, the Windy City Summit showcases the tools to help you deliver results.
Earn credits and renew your credentials towards CTP, AAP and CPE, all by attending the Windy City Summit.
Financial And Risk Management Conference
EXPAND YOUR KNOWLEDGE. BUILD RELATIONSHIPS. GROW YOUR BUSINESS.
At the Windy City Summit, treasury and cash management professionals come together with financial exhibitors and sponsors to explore products and services, learn innovative ways to address industry challenges, and connect with colleagues in one, unique location. Visit the exhibit floor to discover the latest in technology and other solutions, take advantage of multiple networking opportunities to build new or maintain existing relationships, and attend educational sessions that can help you deliver results.
Meet face-to-face with a wide variety of treasury professionals on our exhibit floor. Whether you're selling existing products or services, introducing new products or simply promoting your organization, exhibiting at Windy City Summit allows you to increase your company's visibility among a diverse group of industry professionals. Our exhibit floor hosts numerous breaks and functions to provide endless networking opportunities. Don't miss out on the excitement and opportunity our packed exhibit hall offers.
The Treasury Management Association of Chicago® (TMAC) is a not for profit professional organization dedicated to providing a forum for its members for the exchange of ideas, concepts, and techniques related to cash/treasury management. TMAC's membership is open to all persons whose primary job responsibility is the practice of treasury or financial management within organizations, companies, educational institutions, governmental bodies or corporations. At regular meetings, TMAC offers members the opportunity to hear relevant cash/treasury management issues presented by recognized professionals. Presentations cover such topics as finance, cash management systems, investments, economic issues, cash forecasting, and banking relations and regulations. Emphasis is placed in the planning of the programs to ensure that the topics are timely and rewarding to our membership.Meetings qualify for CTP and CCM credits.
Steve Forbes is Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media.
The company’s flagship publication, Forbes, is the nation’s leading business magazine, with a circulation of more than 900,000. Forbes combined with Forbes Asia, Forbes Europe, and the company’s licensee editions together reach a worldwide audience of more than 5 million readers.
Forbes.com has become one of the world’s most influential websites, with more than 60 million unique visitors a month.
Mr. Forbes writes editorials for Forbes under the heading of “Fact and Comment.” A widely respected economic prognosticator, he is the only writer to have won the highly prestigious Crystal Owl Award four times. The prize was formerly given by U.S. Steel Corporation to the financial journalist whose economic forecasts for the coming year proved most accurate.
In both 1996 and 2000, Mr. Forbes campaigned vigorously for the Republican nomination for the Presidency. Key to his platform were a flat tax, medical savings accounts, a new Social Security system for working Americans, parental choice of schools for their children, term limits and a strong national defense. Mr. Forbes continues to energetically promote this agenda.
Mr. Forbes’ new book: Reviving America: How Repealing Obamacare, Replacing the Tax Code and Reforming the Fed will Restore Hope and Prosperity, co-authored by Elizabeth Ames (McGraw-Hill Professional), came out in December.
His other books include Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy – and What We Can Do About It, co-authored by Elizabeth Ames (McGraw-Hill Professional); Freedom Manifesto: Why Free Markets are Moral and Big Government Isn’t, co-authored by Elizabeth Ames (Crown Business, August 2012); How Capitalism Will Save Us: Why Free People and Free Markets Are the Best Answer in Today’s Economy, co-authored by Elizabeth Ames (Crown Business, November 2009); and Power Ambition Glory: The Stunning Parallels between Great Leaders of the Ancient World and Today…and the Lessons You Can Learn, co-authored by John Prevas (Crown Business, June 2009). He also wrote: Flat Tax Revolution: Using a Postcard to Abolish the IRS (Regnery, 2005); and A New Birth of Freedom (Regnery, 1999), a book of bold ideas for the new millennium.
In 1985, President Reagan names Mr. Forbes Chairman of the bi-partisan Board for International Broadcasting (BIB). In this position, he oversaw the operations of Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty. Broadcasting behind the Iron Curtain, Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty were praised by Poland’s Lech Walesa as being critical to the struggle against communism. Mr. Forbes was reappointed to his post by President George H. W. Bush and served until 1993.
Steve Forbes was born on July 18, 1947, in Morristown, New Jersey. He received a B.A. in history from Princeton in 1970.
Mr. Forbes serves on the boards of The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation, the Heritage Foundation and The Foundation for the Defense of Democracies. He is on the Board of Overseers of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and on the Board of Visitors for the School of Public Policy of Pepperdine University. He previously served on the Board of Trustees of Princeton University for ten years.
Future of Work & Change Leadership Expert
Cheryl Cran believes that everyone is a leader AND the future of work requires leaders just like you!
Cheryl is honored to work with and for global brands such as AT&T, Kaiser Permanente, Gartner, TEDX, Bell, Mass Mutual, Manulife, and more. She also works with small to midsized firms including professional practices, tech firms and more.
Cheryl Cran provides leaders and teams change leadership skills to lead with 2020 vision and tools to build the future workplace today.
Cheryl’s research into the future of work, change leadership, technology innovation and generations impact provides data and strategies to help leaders drive transformation in a fast paced world and to create the future workplace TODAY!
An internationally renowned consultant and keynote speaker for twenty years, she has worked with hundreds of industries, in dozens of countries and with thousands of audiences worldwide to work with leaders on how to more effectively lead in these rapid times of fast paced change, increase innovation capabilities, build enhanced agility for individuals and to ultimately help organizations be adaptive and iconic leaders in their industries.
In her 20’s Cheryl was a high performing senior leader in the banking and insurance industries. Her success leap in those industries resulted in being an intern for a major consulting firm before heading out on her own to establish her consulting firm in the late nineties. Fast forward and today Cheryl has a thriving practice and esteemed clients who achieve breakthrough success as a result of working with her.
She is the author of six books including the newest, The Art of Change Leadership – Driving Transformation In a Fast Paced World (Wiley) being released in Fall 2015. Her best selling, “101 Ways to Make Generations X, Y and Zoomers Happy at Work” is a global success and “Leadership Mastery in the Digital Age”.
Cheryl has been awarded the Global Consultant of the Year in 2014 by TMI Global and is the Past President of the Global Speakers Federation. In 2012 she was inducted into the Canadian Speaker Hall of Fame.
An American speakers bureau named Cheryl as one of the top female keynote speakers in North America.
Cheryl’s work has been delivered to numerous Universities including UBC, University of Victoria, Duke University Singapore, University of Hawaii, Douglas College, Association of Colleges US and more.
Host of NBC’s Today Show
As a host and weatherman of NBC’s Today Show, along with Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker has the undivided attention of the nation (over 32 million viewers per week) every weekday morning as America prepares for work.
Spanning a 35-year plus career and a thirteen-time Emmy winner, Al conducts interviews with celebrities and newsmakers around the world and does a wide variety of segments on every imaginable subject.
Al is also an accomplished television producer. He is CEO of Al Roker Entertainment, Inc. (ARE), a thriving multimedia company involved in the development and production of unique and innovative series across a variety of networks and alternate distribution platforms. Launched in 1994, ARE has produced a variety of breakthrough unscripted, scripted and digital programming for top cable networks including The Weather Channel, Food Network, Discovery, Lifetime, Spike, A&E and more.
Al is also a bestselling author with eight acclaimed books to his credit. His latest, Never Going Back: Winning the Weight Loss Battle for Good is another New York Times bestseller.