2021 Virtual March Forum Agenda

Monday, March 15, 2021

On-Demand Session

Third Party Agency Learnings from 2020 – An Industry Review with Insights

Presented by Annette Waggoner, Commercial Collection Agencies of America

What have you learned from your third party placements during the pandemic? This panel discussion, lead by Annette Waggoner of Commercial Collection Agencies of America, will review the learnings and insights from the lens of the third party agency. This informative session will address regulatory compliance, placement process and behaviors associated with business failure during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Monday, March 15, 2021

On-Demand Session

Bankruptcy – A Focus on Preference Law Changes

Presented by Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP

Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP, who recently updated and provided CRF members with a Guide to Bankruptcy booklet, will update the community on recent and critical changes in preference law.

Monday, March 15, 2021

On-Demand Session

A Focus on Sub Chapter V

Presented by Arent Fox LLP

The restructuring team of Arent Fox LLP will address the Small Business Restructuring Act and Sub Chapter V and its impacts on the credit community, specifically the expiration of the changes in Sub Chapetr V scheduled for March of 2021. The team will also focus on the process mechanics, changes and downstream impacts.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

On-Demand Session

FRAUD! Red Flags and Defense Tactics to Avoid Getting Burned by Crooks

Presented by Andrew Behlmann, Esq and Bruce S. Nathan, Esq, Partners, Lowenstein Sandler LLP

This program deals with credit and payment fraud, the schemes modern fraudsters frequently employ, red flags and warning signs, and the defensive tactics, tips and tools to protect yourself and your business from the havoc that fraudsters seek to create.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

On-Demand Session

Banking Best Practices Driven by COVID-19

Presented by Laura Listwan, SVP Fifth Third Bank

What has changed in your banking relationship? Laura Listwan, SVP of Fifth Third Bank, will address the recent advancements taking place across the payments value stream.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

On-Demand Session

What’s Next for Commercial Real Estate and How Does it Impact Risk Management

Presented by F&D Reports/Creditntell/ARMS

Commercial real estate is in focus as the economy shifts to a remote workforce and retail/restaurants have had to adjust to an online delivery platform. This session addresses the changing real estate market and how it impacts credit professionals, the portfolios they manage and the outlook for overall credit risk.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

On-Demand Session

Improving Customer Risk Management in a Post-Pandemic Environment

Presented by Jim Swift, CEO, Cortera

The global pandemic has shaken up supply chains and many customer risk assessment processes. Historical benchmarks are less relevant. Customer behaviors are changing – some forever. While these changes can be unsettling and require recalibration efforts, they also present opportunities to take a fresh perspective on processes and tools to improve our customer relationships. This session will explore some of the major shifts we have seen in B2B supply chain behaviors and how new insights into risk management can be leveraged to improve individualized risk assessment of customers and suppliers.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
12:00 – 1:30 PM (ET)

Live Session

Open Forum

The Open Forum is often one of the most highly rated sessions at our live events. During these challenging times, when all events have turned to a virtual platform, CRF is excited to be able to offer an opportunity to bring everyone together and help foster the sense of community we achieve at our in-person events. In the Open Forum session, all attendees will have a chance to participate – you can ask questions and/or provide answers to others. As always, this Open Forum session allows for immediate feedback from your peers on the questions/topics that are important to YOU!

Please be sure to submit any questions or topics you would like to discuss on the registration form.

NOTE: Since this is a fully interactive session, registration is limited! Please be sure to register ASAP before the session is full! Additionally, if you register and then find you are unable to attend, please let Angela know so that we can offer your spot to another practitioner.