Call For Presentations

NOW OPEN!

The Windy City Summit Committee is seeking proposals for speakers to present in Chicago May 17-19, 2022. Windy City Summit is a premier conference featuring educational sessions, panel discussions, case studies, and experts presenting a variety of treasury and finance topics. Attendees include treasurers, cash managers, accountants, controllers, internal auditors, accounts receivable, accounts payable, AVP, EVP, SVP, CEO, COO, CFO, and Presidents of organizations.

Sessions can be presented individually or with up to three individuals from the same or different organizations. Priority consideration will be given to cutting-edge, hot topics—especially those relating to current legislation and new trends in treasury and finance.

Contact Lindsay Perez at lperez@meetings-incentives.com if you have any questions regarding the Call for Presentations Guidelines.

Why Attend?

  • Amazing professional development opportunity.
  • Collaborate with experts in the industry.
  • Speakers receive a complimentary full conference registration.
  • Receive recognition for and feedback about your practice or program.

Session Tracks for 2022

We have streamlined out tracks this year, please review the list carefully. All 2022 session tracks and experience levels are listed on this page for your reference.

 

Banking and Relationship Management (BRM) Topics that cover corporate banking challenges and/or opportunities.

Corporate Finance (CF) Short and long-term financial management topics to include borrowing strategies and vehicles, financial planning and analysis, capital structure. and best practices to drive efficiency and maximize your working capital.

Fraud and Compliance (FC) Addresses compliance with regulatory requirements and current threats within treasury systems.

Insurance (INS) Business risk and insurance.

International Treasury Management (INTL) International operations and management including risk solutions, price changes, payments, cash management, and global financial management trade.

Investments and Liquidity Management (ILM) The latest information for maximizing yields and portfolio returns and setting short and long-term investment goals. Tips and techniques for budgeting, cash forecasting, and ensuring adequate funding for your operations are available.

Professional Development (PD) Strategies to keep your career on track and continue to enhance your marketability.

Risk Management (RM) Foreign currency and interest rate risk management.

Treasury Management Essentials (TME) Explores a wide variety of global treasury situations and solutions including card programs to cost-effectively and efficiently disburse funds, and the latest trends, best practices, and integration options to achieve seamless transaction processing.

Treasury Technology (TT) Innovative technologies in the treasury and financial industry that create new and improved financial services for companies and users. Some examples include FinTech (APIs, process automation, artificial intelligence, computer software), disruptive technology, POBO/ROBO, blockchain, digital wallet, cryptocurrency, cybersecurity, machine learning, robo-advisers, etc.

2022 DEADLINES

January 10, 2022
Deadline to submit Call for Presentations

February 11, 2022
Speakers notified about session selections

For detailed information, please review our 2022 Call for Presentations Guidelines.

Experience Level Guidelines for 2022

Beginner: The content introduces the subject using practical information and user-friendly terms and definitions.

Intermediate: A session designed for participants with some knowledge of the subject. The presentation will provide additional information to provide a greater understanding of the subject matter.

Advanced: These presentations offer in-depth and current information on the subject. Participants should have a strong background in the topic to get the most from the session.