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Economic & Payments Forum

September 30-October 3, 2019

Omni Frisco Hotel at The Star in Frisco, Texas

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Future Forums is open to all credit unions. The regular registration fee for the four-day event is $795 per person. Registration for only the Economic Forum or only the Payments Forum is $595 per person. Following is the fee structure for all Forum associated events:

  • Regular Registration Fees: (discounts may apply)
    • Future Forums, all 4 days = $795 
    • Economic Forum, Monday, 8 a.m. - Wednesday, Noon = $595 
    • Payments Forum, Tuesday, 3 p.m. - Thursday, 5 p.m. = $595 
  • Discounted Registration Fees: (limit one discount per person)
    • Early Bird Discount (register by Sept. 11) = $725 for both ($525 for one)
    • Small Credit Union Discount = $595 for both ($445 for one)
    • Group Discount, 3+ attendees = $595 for both ($445 for one)
  • Special Events:
    • Networking Event at Dallas Cowboys Headquarters = $100 (Monday evening, includes dinner, entertainment & refreshments)  (Currently accepting wait list registrations for this event.)
    • Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation Lunch with Emmitt Smith = $100 donation (Wednesday, 11:45 a.m., limit 100 attendees)
  • Guest Options:
    • Guest Rate, with paid attendee = $200 for both Forums ($150 for one)

The registration fee includes all presentations, continental breakfast, lunch, networking receptions, breaks and available presentation materials. The optional Monday and Wednesday events are extra.

Need help? Email the Forum Planning Team or call 214.703.7842.

Online registration for Forum is now closed but walk-ins are welcome!


PAYMENT ARRANGEMENTS – Registration fees will be deducted automatically from your Catalyst Corporate account on Monday, October 1, unless other arrangements are made in advance. To pay in advance, send a check to Catalyst Corporate FCU, Attn: Future Forums, 6801 Parkwood Blvd, Plano TX 75024.

CANCELLATION POLICY – By August 28: 100% refund; By September 11: 50% refund; After September 11: No refund. Substitutions are always welcome.

CPE CREDITS – Catalyst Corporate will award up to 22 CPE credits for the Future Forums, up to 14 CPE credits for the Economic Forum and up to 10 CPE credits for the Payments Forum. Credits will apply to the economics, finance and communications/marketing fields of study. These courses are group live events. No prerequisite or advance preparation is required. Speakers provide an overview of the subject matter at an intermediate level. From economists and other industry experts, attendees will be able to identify critical elements and classical principles of economics, list economic trends and forecasts, and identify financial trends.

For more information regarding CPE credits, please contact Cindy Shipps at 800.442.5763, ext. 7835.

CPELogoCatalyst Corporate Federal Credit Union is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Concerns regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org/.

ATTIRE – Business casual.

CONTACT – If you have additional questions or special needs, contact the Forum Planning Team or call 214.703.7842.

Online registration for Forum is now closed but walk-ins are welcome!

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