This year’s MAXX Annual Convention brings together thought leaders and industry experts who will inspire you and help you understand the latest industry developments at the national, regional, and state levels. You will hear from top-notch speakers who bring you the newest information about top-of-mind issues. We will share legislative and advocacy advancement updates. You will learn how your GoWest Foundation is partnering with credit unions to expand community impact throughout the region. You’ll connect with best-in-class business partners at the MAXX Trade Show. And there are many opportunities to network with your peers! MAXX is “the” place to be in 2022! You’ll walk away invigorated and armed with ideas and tools to meet your credit union’s goals and your members’ needs.  

DATE & Time (PT)DESCRIPTION, ROOM, & SPEAKERS
Tuesday, October 25
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Small Credit Union Roundtable
Invite Only
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Advocacy Subcommittee
Invite Only
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Regulatory Advisory Sub-Committee
Invite Only
12 - 1:30 p.m. Tri-State Governmental Affairs & Lunch
Invite Only
1:30 - 3 p.m.Idaho Governmental Affairs
Invite Only
1:30 - 3 p.m.Oregon Governmental Affairs
Invite Only
3 - 3:20 p.m.CEO Coffee Catch Up
Invite Only
1:30 - 3 p.m.Washington Governmental Affairs
Invite Only
3:30 - 5 p.m.Opening General Session
Welcome to MAXX 2022. We’re looking forward to being together in-person once again — there is nothing like it! Returning Emcee Christine Cashen will kick off the opening session. We will hear from political guests, NWCUA President and CEO, Troy Stang and the NWCUA Team on top priorities for 2023, and we'll have an overview of what to expect this year at MAXX.
Christine Cashen, Motivational Speaker, Author
Troy Stang, President and CEO, NWCUA
5 - 6:30 p.m.Welcome Reception
Strategic Link Trade Show Hall
Wednesday, October 26
7:30 - 8:15 a.m.Foundation Donor Appreciation Breakfast
Celebrate the work of Northwest credit unions and earn how your Foundation is partnering with credit unions to expand community impact throughout the region.
8:30 - 10:45 a.m.General Session
Amy Walter, Publisher and Editor-In-Chief pf the Cook Political Report
Sultan Meghji, Duke University Professor and former inaugural Chief Innovation Officer FDIC
10:45 - 11 a.m.Break
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.5 Morning Content Sessions
More Information about these sessions coming soon
12 - 1:30 p.m.Strategic Link Trade Show With Lunch
1:30 - 2:20 p.m.First 5 Afternoon Content Sessions
More Information about these sessions coming soon
2:30 - 3:20 p.m.Second 5 Afternoon Content Sessions
More Information about these sessions coming soon
3:20 - 3:45 p.m.Break
3:45 - 5 p.m.Roundtable Sessions
More Information about these sessions coming soon
5 - 6:15 p.m.Reception in the Strategic Link Trade Show
6:45 - 7:15 p.m.CU4Kids Disco Ball Reception
More Information about this mainstage session coming soon.
7:15 - 9 p.m.CU4Kids Disco Ball Auction & Dinner
Break out your dancing shoes and best disco attire, belt out your favorite disco tune, and enjoy “Good Times” as we have fun raising our bid paddles in support of the eight Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals in our region. After the auction we will open a dance floor and look forward to seeing your best moves. This event sells out quickly each year, so secure your spot today!
Thursday, October 27
7:30 - 8:15 a.m.CUNA Management School & CUDE Alumni Breakfast
Network with fellow graduates of CUNA Management School and Credit Union Development Educators for this signature alumni breakfast.
7:30 - 8:30 a.m.Sponsored Breakfast in the Strategic Link Trade Show Hall
8:30 - 10 a.m.General Session
Andy Core, Author and Speaker
John Sileo, President and CEO, Sileo Group
10 - 10:30 a.m.Break, Networking, Member Engagement Social Activities
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.5 Morning Content Sessions
More Information about these sessions coming soon
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Strategic Link Trade Show Networking Continues With Lunch
12:30 - 1:20 p.m.First 5 Afternoon Content Sessions
More Information about these sessions coming soon
1:30 - 2:20 p.m.Second 5 Afternoon Content Sessions
More Information about these sessions coming soon
2:20 - 3 p.m.Break, Networking, Member Engagement Social Activities
3 - 4:30 p.m.Closing General Sessions
More Information about these sessions coming soon
5:30 - 6 p.m.Awards Reception
6 - 8:30 p.m.Awards Dinner & Gala
Don your semi-formal attire and join us for the “night of nights” in the Northwest Credit Union Movement. This gala is where we come together as a Credit Union Movement to recognize some of the most accomplished and admired credit unions and professionals in the Northwest. Celebrate the impressive work you and your colleagues are doing to “MAXXimize” the Credit Union Difference!