2nd Annual Synergent Connect User Conference
August 21-22, 2019 | South Portland, ME

Remaining competitive and agile in today’s fast-moving credit union industry means having the right partner and the right information to make the best operational decisions. It’s about having the right connections.

As part of “The Synergent Difference,” we are pleased to offer the Connect User Conference exclusively to our credit union partners. This complimentary event focuses on technology, payments, and marketing. Come mingle in Maine with your industry colleagues while learning about the latest products, services, and trends presented by guest speakers and our subject-matter experts.

Don’t delay … register today!

2nd Annual Synergent Connect User Conference

August 22 | 8:00 am-3:00 pm ET
Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks
(Formerly the Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks)

The day will include presentations from our vendor partners, in-house subject-matter experts, and Keynote Speaker Lee Wetherington. Come hear the latest product news, and collaborate with open dialogues and Q&A throughout the conference!

Lee Wetherington, Director of Strategic Insight for Jack Henry & Associates, directs the development of actionable insight and strategy for the financial services industry at large. Lee creates programs, presentations, and articles designed to orient and educate financial executives on the trends and implications of new technologies. He also delivers keynotes nationwide focusing on opportunities and challenges in FinTech, payments and digital banking, and is widely renowned for his unique style of comedic delivery.

At the Connect User Conference, Lee’s presentation, The State of Everything – and What It Means for Credit Unions, will provide an entertaining and thought-provoking take on the state of digital, payments, data, and the future of credit unions.

This event is all about connections:

  • Connecting through ideas:  Focusing on the member experience
  • Connecting through payments:  Trends and the current marketspace
  • Connecting through digital banking:  Synergent’s new partnership overview
  • Connecting through technology:  Synergent’s powerful infrastructure and security
  • Connecting through product development:  Synergent BI, our new business intelligence tool created for credit unions
  • Connecting through products re-imagined:   Synergent’s Tablet app
  • Connecting through product roadmaps:  A panel discussion with Synergent Product Development
  • Connecting with your needs: Exciting new Episys core processing functionalities
  • Connecting through the personal experience: The latest in CU marketing
  • Connecting through open dialogue: What’s on your mind?

Connect through products and services. Connect through conversation. Connect with your colleagues. Connect with Synergent.

Sunset Casco Bay Cruise & Lobster Bake

August 21 | 5:00 pm-8:30 pm ET

What could be more Maine in the summer than a picturesque cruise of Casco Bay that includes a lobster bake on Peaks Island? Join us the evening before the Conference for a classic Maine evening of fun, refreshments, and networking. The cruise will feature an open bar and light appetizers.

How to Get Here

If arriving via plane, The Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks is a brief drive from the Portland International JetportThe Amtrak Downeaster has a nearby station, and South Portland is also easily accessed from both I-295 and I-95.

Where to Stay

Consider coming early and/or stay a day or two extra to enjoy summer in Maine and all that Portland has to offer!

The discounted room block at the Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks has sold out, though there may be individual rooms available via the hotel’s online reservation page.

There are many lodging options near the conference. Additional options include:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites (Within walking distance)

DoubleTree by Hilton

Tru by Hilton

Courtyard Portland Airport

Embassy Suites (Call 207-775-2200 to reserve and mention “Synergent” for 15% off the Best Available Rate)