2024 Agenda


8:30am - Annual Golf Tournament: Shotgun Start - Lincoln Park Golf Course

*Registration Opens at 7:30 AM*

12:00pm - Player and Sponsor Lunch, following golf tournament

3pm-5pm: Exhibitor Booth Setup

6pm - 7:30pm - Welcome Cocktail Reception with Exhibitors

Join us at the Welcome Cocktail Reception with top exhibitors to see and hear the cutting-edge ideas to help your bank remain on top! Take advantage of this occasion to learn, network and have an enjoyable time too.  Also, don’t miss the opening night of our Horizon Bankers’ fundraiser!

7:30pm - Dinner on Your Own

9pm – 12am - CBAO Nightcap - Cocktails and Conversation 

Red Piano Lounge at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel is the perfect way to end the evening. Enjoy great live music in this luxury lounge with all of your CBAO friends!


6:45am – 9:00pm - Registration Desk Open

6:45am - Coffee with Exhibitors

6:45am – 3:00pm - Exhibitors Booths Open

7:15am - Breakfast

7:45 am- Fintech Engagement – Why it’s Important for Community Banks – Charles Potts

The community banking landscape is changing and keeping up with those changes is more challenging than ever before. The increase of fintechs in the banking space has given rise to unprecedented competition. To stay relevant in today’s market, community bankers must embrace these new companies and the benefits they can provide to a bank’s customer base. Finding the sweet spot between high tech and high touch is crucial to surviving and thriving in this exciting new competitive landscape.

8:45 am- Refreshment Break with Exhibitors

9:00 am- ICBA Update, Derek Williams, ICBA Immediate Past Chairman

10:00 am- Refreshment Break with Exhibitors

10:15 am- Concurrent Sessions

Breakout Option One

Breakout Option Two

11:00- Refreshment Break with Exhibitors

11:15am- Concurrent Sessions

Breakout Option One

Breakout Option Two

12:00pm- Refreshment Break with Exhibitors

12:30pm- Lunch

Charles A. McCall, III, Speaker of the House, Oklahoma House of Representatives 

CBAO History and Achievement Over 50 Years - Craig Buford 

2:00pm- CBAO Annual Meeting

5:00pm- Gala CelebrationThis exciting evening will consist of a cocktail reception, celebration of leadership and dinner. Make sure you don’t miss this evening of fun! It is a great way to enjoy yourself, see old friends and make some new, and celebrate the people who have made CBAO a true success. We are also very excited to have singer songwriters perform at this year’s Gala. This year’s singer songwriters will be Paul Overstreet and Scotty Emerick. This is a unique opportunity to hear the stories  behind how some of the most beloved songs came to fruition and sung by country legends.


7:00am- Registration Desk Opens

7:15am- Breakfast

7:45am- General Session 

8:45am: Refreshment Break

9:00am- General Session 

9:45am- Refreshment Break

10:00am- Bank Regulator Panel

Top regulators from the Oklahoma State Banking Department, OCC, FDIC and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City will give you brief overviews of current issues facing the industry, moderated by Paul Foster, CBAO General Counsel.

  • Dudley Gilbert, Oklahoma State Banking Department
  • Terence Mack, OCC
  • J. Mark Love, FDIC
  • Doug Gray, Federal Reserve of Kansas City


11:45am- Breakout Discussion with YOUR Regulators

12:30pm- Adjourn.