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2024 Tri-State Trust Conference

2024 NDBA Tri-State Trust Conference

April 23-25, 2024 | Delta Hotel by Marriott - Fargo ND
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Event Agenda

Tuesday, April 23

  • 4:30 pm    Registration
  • 5:00 pm    Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall
  • 6:30 pm    Opening Dinner
  • 7:00 pm    Championship Teams Have No Benchwarmers | Aaron Davis, Lincoln NE

Wednesday, April 24

  • 7:15 am     Breakfast Buffet in Exhibit Hall
  • 8:00 am     Introductions
  • 8:05 am     Rapid-Fire Roundtables
  • 8:45 am     Federal Tax Update | Samuel A. Donaldson, Georgia State University
  • 10:15 am    Morning Break in Exhibit Hall
  • 10:45 am    Importance of Creating and Maintaining a Sales Culture
                      Sandra Ottinger, Cannon Financial Institute, Atlanta GA
  • 12:00 pm    Luncheon in Exhibit Hall
  • 1:05 pm      Fiduciary Conflicts of Interest | Jeff Kropschot, Kropschot Consulting Partners, Springville UT
  • 2:00 pm      Dessert and Final Break with Exhibitors | Door Prize Drawings
  • 2:40 pm      Corporate Transparency Act (CTA): Overview for Trustees and the Latest Update
                      Patrick Alyward, TrustWorthy Consultants
  • 3:40 pm    Resolving Conflicts with Clients, Colleagues, and Others | Michael Gregory, Michael Gregory Consulting
  • 4:45 pm    Networking Reception followed by Dinner on Your Own

Thursday, April 25

  • 7:30 am    Continental Breakfast 
  • 8:00 am    The View from the Top of the Roller Coaster | John McQueen, UMB, Kansas City MO  
  • 9:10 am    Becoming a Family Business Whisperer | Dave Specht, Global Family Business Institute, Claremont, CA 
  • 10:15 am    Panel Discussion | Moderated by Dave Specht
                      Advisors: Chantel Stennerson, Eide Bailly LLP, and F. John Williams III, Fredrikson
  • 11:00 am    Global Market Outlook | Chris Dillon, T. Rowe Price 
  • 11:55 am    Closing and Adjourn

Exhibitors & Sponsors

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Confirmed Sponsors


Confirmed Exhibitors

As of March 1, 2024
American Cancer Society
Cheetah, an Accutech Company
Epic Retirement Services
Farmers National Company
FCI Advisors
Federated Hermes
Fifth Third Institutional Services
Franklin Templeton
Infovisa, Inc
J.P. Morgan Asset Mgmt
John Hancock Investment Management

Kropschot Consulting Partners
MainStreet Advisors
National Care Advisors
ND Community Foundation
Peoples Company
Pifer's Auction & Realty
Principal Asset Management
R&T Deposit Solutions
Simplify ETFs
Steffes Group
TEAM Risk Management Strategies
T. Rowe Price
UMB Bank

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