IBAT Annual Convention

October 5-8, 2024  |  San Antonio

IBAT’s Annual Convention is a four-day event that takes an in-depth look at key issues impacting the banking industry, specifically those related to community banks. Join us at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk, October 5-8, for everything you’ve come to expect from an IBAT event: great keynote speakers, unmatched educational breakout sessions, regulatory updates, awards, peer-to-peer resource sharing opportunities and networking and entertainment options, including the Chairman’s Opening Party, PAC Auction/Dinner and Songwriters’ Showcase.

This year’s 50th Annual Convention is packed with brand-new actionable insights and practical takeaways on some of the most important topics in community banking you won't want to miss.

2024 Keynote Speakers

Kevin Brown

Motivational Speaker and Author
The HERO Effect®


Dr. Julie Bell

Founder and President of The Mind of a Champion
Succession Planning: Consulting for Today | Coaching for Tomorrow

Kevin’s unconventional path to business and personal success has taught him that winning in business and in life requires anything but conventional thinking. He is passionate about helping people expand their vision, develop their potential and grow their results. The HERO Effect® is a simple philosophy that separates world-class organizations and high-performance people from everybody else. 

  Dr. Bell has worked with a variety of individuals, teams and organizations to improve their Mindset through principles she developed to help business professionals and athletes deliver their best performance when it matters most. Combining 20 years experience as an entrepreneur with lessons from coaching top athletes and executives, Dr. Bell is able to coach her clients to move to the next level.









Fenimore Kay Harrison LLP
CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen LLP)
Eide Bailly LLP
CP Insurance Associates
Holland & Knight LLP



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