JANUARY 24-26 2017

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JANUARY 24-26, 2017
Sheraton New Orleans
JANUARY 26-29, 2017

The Customer Journey

Under the leadership of the AFSA Vehicle Finance Division, this event is one of the first of the year for the vehicle finance industry. Executives will have the opportunity to meet with their peers and are encouraged to help define and coordinate AFSA’s strategy and special projects to benefit the industry over the next year. This is the industry's premier conference and is developed and driven by members of the American Financial Services Association, the national trade association for the consumer credit industry. AFSA represents virtually every major player involved in indirect auto financing.

Learn from industry insiders. Participate in strategic, thought-provoking discussions on innovation. Network with executives involved in all aspects of vehicle finance Keep up to date with the latest business trends, innovations and consumer demands. Explore an exposition of products and services offered by industry business partners.

For the 13th year, we are proud to schedule this conference in conjunction with the NADA Annual Convention & Exposition. AFSA values its close relationship with NADA and the way the two organizations work together throughout the year to advance the auto industry and enhance the consumer buying experience. 


$ 1,075


$ 875


$ 250


$ 2,075


David Paul

Conference Chair of the Vehicle Finance Division

Senior Vice President, Financial Services
American Honda Finance Corporation


3:30 p.m.—5:30 p.m.
Women's Leadership Council


6:30 p.m.—9:00 p.m.
Independent Auto Finance Executives Group Reception/Dinner


8:00 a.m.—9:30 a.m.
AWARE Board Meeting


8:00 a.m.—11:30 a.m.
Independent Auto Finance Executives Group Breakfast


9:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m.
Operations and Regulatory Compliance Committee


9:30 a.m.—noon
Vehicle Finance Credit Risk Committee Meeting/Lunch


noon—1:00 p.m.
VF Board/Independent Auto Finance Executives Group Luncheon


1:15 p.m.—2:45 p.m. p.m.
Vehicle Finance Board Meeting


Compliance Roundtables


3:00 p.m.—4:00 p.m.
Opening General Session


4:15 p.m.—4:30 p.m.
Refreshment Break


4:30 p.m.—5:30 p.m.
General Session


5:30 p.m.—7:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception with Exhibitors


7:15 p.m.—9:30 p.m.
Vehicle Finance Advisory Board Reception/Dinner


8:00 a.m.—8:30 a.m.
Breakfast with Exhibitors


8:30 a.m.—10:00 a.m.
Keynote General Session


10:00 a.m.—10:30 a.m.
Refreshments with Exhibitors


10:30 a.m.—11:15 a.m.
General Session OR Breakout Sessions


11:15 a.m.—12:15 p.m.
General Session


12:15 p.m.—1:15 p.m.
Luncheon with Exhibitors


1:15p.m.—2:00 p.m.
General Session OR Breakout Sessions


2:15 p.m.—3:00 p.m.
General Session OR Breakout Sessions


3:00 p.m.—3:30 p.m.
Refreshment Break with Exhibitors


3:30 p.m.—4:15 p.m.
General Session OR Breakout Sessions


4:30 p.m.—5:15 p.m.
General Session OR Breakout Sessions


5:15 p.m.—6:30 p.m.
Reception with Exhibitors


7:30 a.m.—8:30 a.m.
Breakfast with Exhibitors


8:30 a.m.—9:00 a.m.
General Session


9:00 a.m.—10:00 a.m.
General Session


10:00 a.m.—10:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break with Exhibitors


10:30 a.m.—11:30 a.m.
General Session


12:00 p.m.—3:00 p.m.
Vehicle Commercial Credit Committee Meeting/Luncheon


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Andrew Stuart

President & CEO
TD Auto Finance U.S.

Jason Grubb

Chief Executive Officer
Exeter Finance Corp.

Dale Jones

Executive Vice President, The Americas
Ford Motor Credit Company

Vincent Rice

Executive Vice President, Consumer Finance Division Head
Bank of the West


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Members of the media are invited to use the Press Room for interviews, writing and filing stories. All conference sessions are open to the media, but the press is asked to refrain from asking questions during sessions, as many executives who attend and speak at the conference are willing to be interviewed. 

For a free press pass and information on scheduling on-site interviews in advance, please email your contact information, including media outlet and title, to Jack Ferry.