Early Bird Deadline is approaching for the 2007 World Credit Union Conference
Experience Quebec City on the post-conference tour.
Madison, WI—The deadline for Early Bird
Registration for the 2007 World Credit Union
Conference in Calgary, Canada is May 19, 2007.
With engaging keynote speakers and exciting pre
and post tours, the conference will provide
attendees with an unforgettable credit union
The 2007 World Credit Union Conference will
held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on July 29—
August 1. Participants can register for the
conference, sign up for tours and reserve
accommodations at www.woccu.coop/
Michael Treacy, author of Double-Digit
and The Discipline of Market Leaders, has
joined the line up of distinguished keynote
speakers. In his most recent work, Mr. Treacy
has devised a common sense approach for
achieving superior profitable growth. He has
transformed businesses of all types around the
world by aiding senior managers to tackle their
greatest strategic challenges.
Enjoy beautiful Banff on the pre-conference tour.
Other keynote speakers include Stephen Lewis,
former United Nations Special Envoy on HIV/AIDS;
Grzegorz Bierecki, one of the ten most
influential people in Poland and President of
the National Association of Co-operative Savings
and Credit and Martin Eakes, CEO and co-founder
of Self-Help Credit Union.
Spaces are still available on the tours
surrounding the conference. The pre-conference tour to Banff
will enable participants to experience the
spectacular natural beauty of the Canadian
Rockies. The post-conference tour to Quebec
City will provide the venue for participants
to step back in time and taste the flavor of
Canada’s most historic city. Tours in and around
Calgary will offer companions opportunities to
explore during the conference days.
lgary07 for more information about the 2007
World Credit Union Conference. New hotels have
been added to provide quality and convenient
accommodations for all conference attendees.
Hotel space and conference attendance are
limited. Early registration is encouraged.
World Council of Credit Unions is the global trade association and development agency for credit unions. World Council promotes the sustainable development of credit unions and other financial cooperatives around the world to empower people through access to high quality and affordable financial services. World Council advocates on behalf of the global credit union system before international organizations and works with national governments to improve legislation and regulation. Its technical assistance programs introduce new tools and technologies to strengthen credit unions' financial performance and increase their outreach.
World Council has implemented more than 290 technical assistance programs in 71 countries. Worldwide, 56,000 credit unions in 101 countries serve 200 million people. Learn more about World Council's impact around the world at www.woccu.org.
Contact: Rebecca Carpenter
Organization: World Council of Credit Unions