Hotel Deadline Extended & Still Time to Register

A bunch of your friends are attending SymCentral in Chicago and we have an impressive lineup of vendors exhibiting in the Partner Pavilion.

Not to mention • free pre-conference training (two choices) • free attendance for CU employees • speakers, presentations, and breakouts • meals and networking socials included • value-added JHA Risk Forum following SymCentral

There is still time to register and still time to grab the excellent hotel rates which have been extended through Friday!

Sponsored by CUTEK

Registration Time Running Out

Haven’t registered yet? Register soon for pre-conference training and special hotel room rates while they last. Event block pricing good to Sunday, February 17. Visit:

Our Official Cvent Event Site

Added bonus for attendees: Following SymCentral, JHA will be hosting a free Risk Forum event on Thursday, March 14th in the same hotel. Plan to stay one extra day and you can add this free event:

Guest Job Posting

$800 million Justice FCU is currently searching for its next IT Leader. The ideal candidate will have been in a senior leadership role at a Symitar credit union for at least 5 years. Security certifications and an advanced degree are highly preferred for this role. The credit union is undergoing transformational change under its new CEO who was the former CIO at Justice.  If you or someone you know is interested in utilizing your talent to contribute to the next level of success for this progressive credit union please contact Lisa Burroughs at O’Rourke and Associates, See the accompanying PDF download for a complete description.

Chicago 2019 Updates and Registration

Registration for our SymCentral annual users conference has been open to attendees for a while now, and is now officially open to our vendor partners. Fresh invitations will be going out, pointing to our Cvent web page, with our Cvent site and the emails sporting the logos of our Premier and Major sponsors, CUTEK and Technology Happens, respectively.


Copy & Paste SymCentral’s Cvent Event Page Home/Summary:

Featured Speakers at Conference


Our call for speakers was successful and we wanted to update you on the conference lineup.

We are privileged to have, in order of appearance, the following esteemed speakers:

Opening Keynote Address • Ted Bilke, President, Symitar

Special Feature • Jim Stickley, CEO, Stickley on Security

Closing Keynote Address • John W. Smith, CEO, DBSI, Inc. 

This is in addition to all the session presenters from our valued partners and credit unions.

Catch them all at our annual conference in Dallas, TX starting March 5.

Call for Speaker

We are searching for a closing keynote speaker for mid-morning March 7th in Dallas, TX.
This is a non-fee engagement that may help bolster a rising-star’s resume.
First consideration would in the CU or Symitar® industries. The gig could provide valuable networking within the credit union space and their core system vendor community. We may consider a speaker who is motivational and/or humorous in nature, clean in speech, and is preferably knowledgeable in the CU or technology spheres.