Attendee Information

Be ready to collaborate with your financial services peers and connect with the industry's top thought leaders. Here's what you need to know before you arrive in Atlanta:

BAI Beacon Check-In

attendees-check-inBAI Beacon officially kicks-off with an Opening Evening Reception at 5:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday, October 3 and concludes at 12:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, October 5. The onsite registration is located in Building A of the Georgia World Congress Center in the BAI Beacon Campus. Onsite registration will take place between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Oct. 3. You can also register during the conference on Oct. 4-5. Doors open at 7:30 a.m. on each of those days. For your safety and security, photo identification (driver’s license, passport or government issued photo ID) is required upon conference check-in.

Book Your Hotel Now & Save

BAI has secured a room block at a group rate for your convenience. Rooms at the group rate are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We encourage you to book early for the best selection and price. onPeak is the only official housing company associated with BAI Beacon. While other hotel resellers may contact you offering housing for your trip, they are not endorsed by or affiliated with BAI Beacon.

BAI Beacon Agenda

Our agenda is always evolving.

Want a look at the full BAI Beacon 2017 agenda? Download it here.

Check out our Agenda section for more information about the sessions and speakers.

Illuminate: A Celebration of Innovation Opening Evening Reception

attendees-illuminationJoin us Tuesday, October 3 at 5:00 p.m. ET for a celebration of innovation at Illuminate: A Celebration of Innovation Opening Evening Reception in the BAI Beacon Campus, Innovation Zone. An evening reception you don’t want to miss filled with inspiration and outstanding networking opportunities. This event is included in your registration. RSVP here.

BAI Global Innovation Awards Celebration

Sponsored by:   TCS Bancs logo

Get a front row seat as the BAI Global Innovation Awards winners will be announced live during an evening dinner and ceremony held during BAI Beacon on Wednesday, October 4 at 5:15 p.m. ET. This event is included in your registration. RSVP here.

BAI is pleased to invite non-BAI Beacon attendees to join us for the BAI Global Innovation Awards Celebration, as well. Tickets are available for purchase online or by contacting BAI Customer Support Services at 312-683-2464 (or 800-224-9889) or

Coming Soon! BAI Beacon Mobile App

Anything and everything you need for BAI Beacon! Download the official BAI Beacon Mobile App from the ITunes Apple App Store or the Google Play Store before you travel. Connect with other attendees and speakers, send in-app messages, and create your own personalized agenda, complete session surveys and much more. Watch for more details!

BAI Beacon is going to be a new and rewarding experience with our easy-to-navigate BAI Beacon campus. We want to prepare you for BAI Beacon and will be in touch to share information and provide suggestions on how you can get the most out of your experience.

We look forward to seeing you in Atlanta!