Expand Expo

Expand Expo logoThis October 22nd-25th, join credit union decision makers from all over the country for a networking and education opportunity unmatched in the Northeast United States. For four days, credit union professionals will gather to learn valuable industry knowledge about collections, mortgages, and consumer lending from respected industry leaders. Attend workshops every day, then enjoy live entertainment and refreshments in the evenings. Mingle and network in the Vendor Hall between sessions to discover products and services to build your business.

Each training workshop is two days long and repeats once during the week. Attendees may attend one workshop for two days or stay for the entire expo and attend two workshops.


Top Takeaways

  • Learn innovative strategies and products to improve collection, consumer lending, and mortgage efforts
  • A training that balances high-level strategic philosophy with detailed integration into daily operations
  • Training that drives improved credit union results and performance
  • Networking with peers at other credit unions
  • Introduction and awareness of valuable partners to assist with Credit Union performance

Who Should Attend?

  • Credit Union employees responsible for lending and collections
  • Credit Union lending management
  • Credit Union executive management

Time Frame

  • Monday October 22nd, 2018 through Thursday October 25th, 2018

Vendor Hall

  • Monday Vendor Hall from 4:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Tuesday Vendor Hall from 10:00am to 8:00pm
  • On Tuesday October 23rd the vendor hall is open to anyone who is not attending the expo for a $50 entry fee from 10:00am-8:00pm. Lunch is included in the entry fee from 11:00am-2:00pm.

Other information

  • Lunch will be provided to attendees each day of the conference (Monday through Thursday)
  • Snack breaks will be provided to attendees each day of the conference (Monday through Thursday)


  • Early registration is June 15th for $550
  • Registration ends August 31st for $700
  • Space is limited so sign up early

Attendee Registration Form

Travel & Accommodations

Radisson Hotel Harrisburg & Convention Center
1150 Camp Hill Bypass
Camp Hill, PA 17011

  • Free Parking
  • Free Shuttle to airport (Harrisburg International Airport) and AMTRAK Train Station
  • Free Hot Breakfast every day for guests of the Radisson for the Expand Expo
  • Room rate block is $106 plus taxes and fees

Room Rate is good until – August 31st, 2018

Training Speakers & Agendas

Mortgage Training

Hali Plachecki, Regional Trainer form MGIC knows first-hand from her thirty years in the mortgage industry, the value of training and its importance in the ever changing world of mortgage banking.

More Info & Daily Agenda for Mortgage Training 

Consumer Lending Training

Brett Christensen, owner of CU Lending Advice, LLC, consults and conducts training sessions on various lending topics to professionals that work in the credit union industry.

More Info & Daily Agenda for Consumer Lending Training 

Collection Training

Christy Curtis Jones, a shareholder with the law firm of Sherpy & Jones, P.A., provides training to make sure that your credit union is doing everything in its power to reduce the negative effect of member bankruptcies.

More Info & Daily Agenda for Collection Training 

Sponsorship Information

This is your chance to connect with nearly 200 credit union executives and employees who are looking for your products and services to build their business. Introduce yourself to all of the conference attendees at the Monday evening welcome reception where food and entertainment will keep people mingling with you for hours in the Vendor Hall. Continue networking all day Tuesday during the open Vendor Hall, as attendees float in and out of sessions and credit union professionals who are not attending can stop by to look around.

Top Takeaways for your business

  • Dedicated exhibit hours with events to drive traffic
  • 1-on-1 conversations with credit union decision makers
  • Valuable face-time with current and potential clients

Sponsorship Levels & Form

Expand Expo 2018 is brought to you by these exceptional credit union sponsors:

Mortgage Training Sponsor

MGIC logo

Program Sponsor

Member First Mortgage logo

Premium Booth Sponsors