Annual Conference


2019 Annual Conference

A four-day event focused on guiding bank executives through the industry’s greatest
challenges to achieve short- and long-term initiatives. This signature WBA event will be held at the beautiful Grand Wailea in Maui. With more than 500 attendees in 2018 this conference is one you will not want to miss.

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Saturday, March 9

7:00 AM – 3:00 PM Golf Tournament
7:00 AM – 3:00 PM Optional Events 
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM One-on-One Meetings with Regulators                       
1:00 PM – 6:00 PM Registration
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Welcome Party
Sunday, March 10
7:30 AM – 3:30 PM Registration Open                                                          
9:00 AM – 3:30 PM General & Learning Sessions
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Fun Networking Event
5:30 PM Evening Open For Vendors
Monday, March 11
7:15 AM – 3:30 PM Registration Open                                                          
8:15 AM – 3:30 PM General & Learning Sessions
3:30 PM Evening Open For Vendors
Tuesday, March 12
7:30 AM – 3:30 PM Registration Open                                                          
8:30 AM – 3:30 PM General & Learning Sessions
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Farewell Reception & Dinner
Wednesday, March 13
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Optional Event                                                               

Hotel and Travel

3850 Wailea Alanui Dr
Wailea, HI 96753
(808) 875- 1234

Hotel accommodations can be made online here or by calling the The Grand Wailea reservations department at (808)874-2484. Please mention Western Bankers Association to receive the special group rate. The WBA rate is starting at $460/night, single or double occupancy, plus taxes and fees. Rooms are limited, please make your reservations as soon as possible. The hotel room block cut-off date is Monday, January 21, 2019. If the room block reaches capacity, the hotel may accept reservations on a space-available basis at the prevailing rates.


Budget Rental Car: Book Your Budget Car Rental Here using Discount Code U002337 or Call 1800-842-5628 and Provide the Reservation Agent the Discount Code

Avis Rental Car: Book Your Avis Car Rental Here using Discount Code D340745 or Call 1800-331-1600 and Provide the Reservation Agent the Discount Code

Questions about hotel reservations please contact Jennifer Benson at (916) 438-4416 or




Pricing For

Through 12/31 After 12/31 
WBA Bank Member $1,495 $1,695
Bank Non-member $2,495 $2,495
WBA Associate Member $2,395 $2,495
WBA Season Pass Holder $1,495 $1,495
Guest Registration   
Guest Program Member Registration  $700
Guest Program Member Season Pass Holder $700
Guest Program Non-member Registration  $800
Cancellation Policy

Registration fees less a $75 processing fee per registrant will be refunded if cancellation is received by February 22, 2018. No refund if cancellations are received after February 22, 2018.

Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship Information

If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Rosemary Mignano, Senior Manager of Sponsor, Exhibitor & Affiliate Member Development at or (916) 438-4435.

Why sponsor:

  • Maximize your company’s brand awareness and increase your market position
  • Gain direct access to member banks and institutions in an exclusive environment
  • Raise your profile above your competitors
  • Learn about the issues confronting today’s financial service leaders and gain valuable insight into potential solutions
  • Match your exposure needs, regardless of your budget
  • Shape or reinforce a positive perception of your company with bank executives
  • Support the Western Bankers Association, the largest non-profit banking organization serving the West Coast financial services industry