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Celebrating a Decade of LEAD FWD

LEAD FWD is back for its 10th year of revolutionizing community banking with even more innovative ideas and industry expertise.

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Hear from influential thought leaders who will help you unleash your creativity to create more possibilities and improve your work life.

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Embrace a leadership mindset and lean into your power skills through team building, problem solving, and critical thinking exercises.

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Prepare for a New Era of Community Banking

Back for its 10th year, the ICBA LEAD FWD Summit addresses the hottest topics in banking and gives community bank emerging leaders the perfect mix of industry insights, leadership development, and technical banking knowledge.

Join a vibrant community of industry leaders in a fun and engaging environment and create authentic connections with professionals who are just like you.

Lead FWD Spirals and Event

LEAD FWD Summit was a great opportunity to energize, network, and learn key strategies to be a better, influential leader!

Susan Vogel
Citizens First Bank
Clinton, Iowa

Each speaker had their own unique way of holding your attention in a very captivating manner. Well done, ICBA Team!

Kalee Holland
Community Spirit Bank
Red Bay, Ala.

ICBA provided a top-notch leadership summit filled with networking opportunities. It was refreshing to see the community bank leaders come together and display unity during these challenging times.

Seth Peterson
The First National Bank In Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls, S.D.

Leadership Redefined

Join us to rethink the status quo and expand what you know about leadership, technology, and the vital role of community banks as the life blood of local communities across the nation.

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