Agenda At A Glance

BAI Beacon is an immersive, fast-paced, financial services conference that features a thoughtful and varied combination of sessions catering to industry professionals of numerous fields, positions and experience levels. Use our Agenda At a Glance to chart your conference plan in advance so that when you arrive in Atlanta, you can take advantage of the personalized experience that BAI Beacon offers. 

Want a more detailed look at the BAI Beacon 2017 schedule? Look over our full agenda.

Tuesday, October 3

12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Executive Leadership
BAI Research Forum
(invitation only, lunch provided)

12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Executive Leadership
BAI HR Risk Roundtable
(invitation only, lunch provided)

12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
Executive Leadership
BAI Executive Roundtable:  Marketing Leader Circle
(invitation only, lunch provided)
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1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
Pre-conference Experiential Learning Labs
(Registration required - additional fee)
  • A.I., bots and machine learning…Oh My!
  • Customer Acquisition - It’s all about the experience
  • Breaking Branches
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
Illuminate:  A Celebration of Innovation Opening Evening Reception
BAI Beacon Campus Innovation Zone (Open to all attendees. RSVP required.)

Wednesday, October 4

8:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Light Up Breakfast:  Keynote Speaker

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
BAI Beacon Campus & Innovation Zone Exploration

10:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Executive Leadership
BAI HR Risk Roundtable
(invitation only, lunch provided)

10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 
Beacon Sessions, Spotlight Sessions, Huddles & Demos

12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. 
Lunch

12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
Spotlight Session

1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. 
Innovation Zone Tours

1:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. 
Beacon Sessions, Spotlight Sessions, Spark Sessions & Huddles


3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
Break & Shake

4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. 
Beacon Sessions, Spotlight Sessions, Spark Sessions & Huddles

5:15 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.  
BAI Global Innovation Awards Celebration
(Open to all attendees. RSVP required.)

Thursday, October 5

8:15 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. 
Light Up Breakfast:  Keynote & Peer Discussion

9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. 
BAI Beacon Campus & Innovation Zone Exploration

9:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. 
Innovation Zone Tours

9:45 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.
Beacon Sessions, Spotlight Sessions, Spark Sessions & Huddles

11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Featured Session

12:30 p.m. 
Conference Concludes