BAI Beacon for BAI Research Customers

BAI Research customerBAI Beacon provides a unique opportunity for Research customers to connect, learn and grow.

As a BAI research customer, you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about the research we provide, connect with other BAI customers in an intimate setting, share best practices with peers, and engage in peer-to-peer roundtable discussions on the issues and opportunities financial services leaders will need to address in 2019 with powerful, comparative analytics.

In addition to focused BAI research content, you’ll have the opportunity to attend any of the more than 75 BAI Beacon sessions you’re interested in, including the debut of BAI Banking Outlook research focused on what’s ahead in 2019. This highly valued programming will give you a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities that cut across financial services in the areas of Marketing, Product, Sales, Operations, Technology, Channel and Enterprise Strategy. You’ll walk away with the actionable insights and industry connections you need to power smart decisions.

Customer-Focused Content

Tuesday, October 9

12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
BAI Executive Forum: Executive Networking Lunch
Informal Q&A with Dr. Andreas Weigend, Founder, Social Data Lab Think Tank and Former Chief Scientist, Amazon

1:30 p.m. -4:10 p.m.
BAI Research Forum

4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Opening Featured Speakers
JB Straubel
, Chief Technical Officer, Tesla
Luke Williams, Professor of Innovation at NYU Stern School of Business; Founder and Executive Director of the W.R. Berkley Innovation Labs

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Illuminate: A Celebration of Innovation

Wednesday, October 10

7:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Light Up Breakfast and Featured Speakers
Kat Cole
, COO and President, North America, FOCUS Brands
Andreas Weigend, Founder of the Social Data Lab and Former Chief Scientist at Amazon

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Consumer Panel: The Role of a Bank in Tomorrow's Economy

2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Making Change Happen: Insights from the BAI Culture & Conduct Index

3:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
BAI Beacon Series: Impact of the Rising Rate Environment

Thursday, October 11

8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
What's Next — 2019 Outlook

10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Small Business Owners Panel: A Customer’s Perspective on Acquisition and Retention

11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Closing Featured Speaker
Tom Wujec,
World-Renowned Expert on Innovation and Business Visualization, Author of “The Future of Making”