2019 FINPACK Lenders Conference

2019 FINPACK Lenders Conference in Minneapolis, MN - December 11 and 12, 2019

Registration is now open for the 2019 FINPACK Lenders Conference. The conference will take place at the Radisson Blu Mall of America in Bloomington, MN on December 11 and 12, 2019. Cost is $345 per person. Pre-registration is required by November 29, 2019.

To register, go to z.umn.edu/2019FPLendersConf


Register Now


Wednesday, December 11

10:00 a.m. Welcome – Robert Craven, FINPACK

10:05 a.m. Trade, Tariffs and Crop Market Outlook – Frayne Olson, North Dakota State University

11:00 a.m. Emotional Stress on the Farm: Helping Others and Protecting Self – Monica Kramer-McConkey, Prairie St. Johns

11:45 a.m. Lunch

12:45 p.m. The Thrill is Gone: Special Concerns for Agribusiness Lenders – Phil Kunkel and Jeff Peterson, Gray Plant Mooty

2:00 p.m. Rural Main Street Economy – Minneapolis Federal Reserve

3:00 p.m. Break

3:15 p.m. FINPACK: The Future – FINPACK Development Team

5:00 p.m. Reception

Thursday, December 12

7:30 a.m. Breakfast

8:00 a.m. Managing Expectations – Dr. David Kohl, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech

9:15 a.m. Break

9:30 a.m. Current Farm Financial Situation – Dale Nordquist and Robert Craven, FINPACK

10:15 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. Credit Risk 2020 and Beyond: Answers to Critical Questions – Dr. David Kohl, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech

Noon     Adjourn


There is a room block at the Radisson Blu Mall of America for Wednesday, December 11 for $159 (plus tax) per night. Guest rooms are limited. To reserve a room, please call 1-800-333-3333 and mention “FINPACK Lenders Conference” during the reservation process to receive the conference rate or visit radissonblumoa.com and use promotional code “FPCF19” to receive the conference rate. Rooms must be reserved by Wednesday, November 14, 2019.

Additional Details

Additional details, including more detailed presenter information, can be found on our website at https://finpack.umn.edu/finpack-conference/. If you have additional questions regarding the conference, please contact katiec@umn.edu.

We hope you can join us in December!