Registration Now Open!
Synergent is excited to invite you and your staff to join us on Friday, September 29, at The Westin Portland Harborview in Portland, Maine, for our 10th annual Technology Workshop! The Workshop promises to be an information-packed day that begins with a presentation from Mark Sievewright, founder and CEO of Sievewright & Associates, a company focused on providing credit unions with strategic insights and trusted advice. Speakers from technology partners, including Symitar and Verafin, will also be on hand to present the latest news on their products and answer all your questions. Rounding out the day will be updates on newly developed Episys functionality and what the future holds. Come learn the latest technology news, network with credit union professionals, and experience the Power of Partnership!
8:30 am: Continental breakfast and networking
9:00 am: Workshop begins
Meet Our Keynote Speaker:
Mark Sievewright, Founder & CEO
Sievewright & Associates
With over 30 years of financial services experience, Mark is a highly respected industry thought-leader and a renowned public speaker who has held senior leadership positions at HSBC, MasterCard International, Payment Systems Inc., TowerGroup, and Fiserv (where, until March 2017, he served as Vice Chairman and president of the company’s Credit Union Solutions division). At Fiserv, Mark and his team of 1,500 associates supported the technology needs of more than one-third of America’s credit unions. In April 2017, Mark launched Sievewright & Associates, a new research and consulting venture focused on providing credit unions with strategic insights and trusted advice.
Mark has spoken at hundreds of credit union events and is the recipient of numerous industry awards. In 2010, he received the Ambassador Award by the World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) for helping credit unions better understand and capitalize on their market strengths. In 2015, he finished as runner-up in the Credit Union Times 25th anniversary contest to find the most influential leader in the credit union movement since 1990.
If arriving via plane, The Westin Portland Harborview is a brief four-mile cab ride from the Portland International Jetport. Opting to take the Amtrak Downeaster? The platform in Portland is even closer! Portland is also easily accessed from both I-295 and I-95.
Stay onsite at The Westin Portland Harborview for a reduced rate. We encourage you to join us for the workshop, then stay to enjoy a fall foliage weekend in Maine!
The discounted hotel room block ends at 5:00 pm on September 6 and may sell out prior to this date. We encourage you to reserve your room online ASAP!
Extend Your Stay: The discounted room rate is also available for three days preceding the workshop and three days after the workshop, pending availability.
Registration now open. We look forward to seeing you in September!