General Info

Everything You Need to Prepare for Conference


Conference Attire/Weather
The conference attire is business casual. Conference rooms can be chilly so a light sweater or jacket is recommended. The average temperature in Portland in May is a high of about 68 degrees.

Meals

The following meal functions are included in a full conference registration.
Speed Networking Reception
Opening Reception
Thursday Breakfast
Thursday Lunch
Thursday Reception
Friday Breakfast
Friday Lunch
Networking Breaks

Attendee List

A pre-conference Attendee List will be provided via email shortly before the conference and a final Attendee List will be provided via email a week afterward.

Registration

Upon your arrival at the Marriott Portland Downtown Waterfront Hotel be sure to stop by the Registration Desk to pick up your conference materials. The desk will be located on the 1st floor conference center.

Mobile App

A mobile app will be available for download that will provide profiles on each exhibitor as well as agenda and speaker information.

Exhibit Hall Hours

Thursday, May 18th (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)
Friday, May 19th (9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)

Business Cards

You'll need plenty of business cards to hand out during the exhibit hours and many other networking events throughout the Annual Conference.

Conference Evaluation

At the conclusion of the 2023 AACFB Annual Conference, you will receive an email survey. Please take the time to complete this survey and let us know your feedback on this year's Conference.

Questions?

Please call AACFB headquarters at (800) 996-2352 or email info@aacfb.org.

2023 AACFB Annual Conference Planning Committee

CHAIR
Tina Cawthorn, CLFP, Orange Commercial Credit

COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Richard Brown, Capital Blue, LLC
Dave Cary, McKenzie Credit, Inc.
Tim Joslen, Joslen Commercial Funding, LLC

Mel Vinson, CLFP, CLFP Foundation

BOARD LIAISONS
Laura Estrada, Preferred Capital Funding, Inc.
Carrie Radloff, CLFP, American Financial Partners



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