Aug 18 2020
Incubation / Virtual Event / Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 10:00am - 3:30pm
Exploring New and Novel Ideas
There are many things that will be forever changed about the financial services industry as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. One reality that has become clear: credit unions need strategies and plans to move faster to adapt to changes in consumer needs and evolving economic and environmental conditions. Idea innovation and testing through incubation are proven successful methods.
Filene invites you to join us for an event that is all about action. Putting research into action for your organization. This event will help put your thoughts, ideas, strategies and mission statements into action.
By attending, you will gain access to:
- New ideas around reducing risk, higher result ways to grow your credit union, and simple methods for testing what work best for you.
- Results of primary-research testing on products that generate greater member financial well-being.
- Solutions based in fintech for your credit union’s challenges that will give you a competitive advantage.
We’ll share insights from our proven methodology and a 15+ year successful track record of identifying, testing and scaling the best solutions to support credit union growth and the financial well-being of consumers.
The Origins of Breakthroughs:New ideas that change the credit union landscape all have a story to tell. Sometimes the journey to success requires innovation, testing and overcoming hurdles. Learn about the origin stories of leading Credit Union Service Organizations (CUSOs), CO-OP Financial Services, CU Direct, Credit Union Student Choice and PSCU of how their ideas to turned into big impact.
Supporting the Most Vulnerable Members in Your Community:
Learn about successful Filene Incubators that generate the greatest impact for credit union members, improve member financial well-being and fuel the credit union difference. Explore how Filene and its partners are supporting credit unions scale ideas like Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) Lending and learn how to take action with free resources.
Testing the Next Generation of Fintech Solutions:
Learn about successful Filene Incubator tests that address challenges facing credit unions and how to grow and create a competitive advantage. Explore how credit unions are supporting the gig economy and review Filene and CMFG Venture’s Fintech Catalyst Incubator. Here you will learn more about the testing results of Steady, a fintech solution that connects consumers to income generating opportunities.
Explore and Reduce the Risk for the Most Pressing Credit Union and Member Needs Part 1 – Fee Income Replacement and New Revenue:
A panel of credit union leaders and industry representatives will discuss emerging challenges and solutions around fee income replacement and new revenue sources for credit unions. Innovative ideas from event participants will be shared and reviewed in real time by the panelists.
The Future of the Incubator:
Alliant Credit Union
Senior Director, Advisory Services
Filene Research Institute
Head of Partnerships
Filene Research Institute
Chief Revenue Officer
TwinStar Credit Union
Chief Operating Officer
Shape the Future
Help shape the future of the Incubator by letting us know what innovative solutions your credit union is focusing on to meet your members' needs.
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