Conferences

Garnet attends an average of 23 conferences per year

Garnet has an active conference attendance agenda. Garnet senior staff are frequently sought out to present at conferences and receive consistently positive reviews for providing content that is not self-serving but is enriching to the audience.  Our conference approach serves to keep us on top of all the latest industry trends, events, threats and opportunities.

NARCA 2017 Fall Conference

NARCA Conferences offer great opportunities to network, earn CLE credits, meet vendors and stay current with cutting-edge educational content. Garnet Managing Partner Lou DiPalma will be attending this event.

Location October 11 - 14, 2017
Location Washington DC

Trigild Fall Lender Conference

From technology to deregulation, knowledgeable speakers and panelists will share their observations on trends that will have the biggest impact on the commercial real estate industry. You will benefit from discussions that will provide you with insights to successfully navigate the shifting landscape. Garnet VP Dave Hicks will be attending this exciting event.

Location October 18 - 20, 2017
Location San Diego, CA

Digital Lending + Investing

Lenders, investors and banks will gather to discuss the rapid growth and evolution of consumer finance through technology and data as it moves lending into the 21st century. Garnet Managing Partner Lou DiPalma and VP Dan Arlotta will be attending this annual event.

Location November 2 - 3, 2017
Location New York, NY

ABS East

Serving as one of the most important structured finance industry conferences, the 2017 gathering anticipates a delegation of over 4,000 structured finance professionals, which includes more than 2,000 attendees representing a diverse cross section of issuers and investors in the ABS market.

Location September 17 - 19, 2017
Location Miami FL

IMN’s 7th Annual Banking & Special Assets Forum (Midwest)

The forum continues to be the only place where Special Assets, Credit, Loan Review, Risk Management, Special Servicers & C-level executives can meet to discuss the latest credit and workout issues.

Location September 7 - 8, 2017
Location Chicago, IL

MBA Of Puerto Rico

Location June 8 - 9, 2017
Location Condado, Puerto RIco

Residential Mortgage Notes, Non- & Re-Performing Loans Symposium

With around $5 billion in RPL securitizations so far this year, and approximately $20 billion in non-performing loans already sold in 2016, the conference is well-timed for the industry to discuss the trading in the market. The program once again will feature Large Institutional Buyers, Mid-Sized Funds and Smaller private buyers, with scheduled networking activities to meet your educational and networking needs.

Location June 8 - 9, 2017
Location Dana Point, CA

NAF 21st Annual Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference

This event is recognized as the premier non-prime auto financing conference. Program content is developed by the Association’s board and member companies, assuring relevant and timely topics. In addition to comprehensive programming developed for the automotive financing community, this year’s program will again include sessions of general interest to all participants in the industry

Location May 31 - June 2, 2017
Location Dallas, TX

iiBIG’s 9th Annual Education Finance & Loan Symposium

This event has become known as the only conference of its kind to attract a 360-degree cross-section of all the key players in the education finance/student loan industry.

Location May 18 - 19, 2017
Location Washington DC

Auto Finance Risk and Compliance Summit

It is the only industry event that offers a dual-agenda focused specifically on Compliance and Risk Management, offering attendees the opportunity to customize their conference experience, while delving deeper into both of these key areas of auto lending & leasing. The Auto Finance Risk and Compliance Summit has established itself as an essential industry event for the top players, driving 4 out of the top 5 auto lenders to register executives. In fact, this event has hosted professionals from 490+ companies and 140+ Financial Institutions, the quality of the attendee list is unparalleled in the industry.

Location May 15 - 16, 2017
Location San Diego, CA

IMN Green Investing Conference

This event will expand upon its roots in commercial and residential solar to delve deeper into the PACE and green bonds sectors. We will explore which states are adopting PACE programs, and even the potential for PACE expansion overseas. We will also take a deep dive into the concept of a ‘green bond’, including how and when the label is applied and which issuers are seeking the label.

Location April 27, 2017
Location New York, NY

34TH AFSA Independents Conference & Expo

Visit Garnet at Booth 221! This is the main event for independent consumer and sales finance companies, including traditional installment lenders providing personal loans and subprime auto finance companies that purchase contracts from independent and franchise auto dealers. These companies range from single office consumer finance companies to mid-size and large regional national companies.

Location April 18 - 21, 2017
Location Las Vegas, NV

CBA Live 2017

CBA LIVE is the must-attend event for the retail banking industry. More than 1,300 Senior level bankers and those doing business with the banking industry gather from across the country to experience this premier event.

Location April 3 - 5, 2017
Location Dallas, TX

ELFA/IMN Investors' Conference on Equipment Finance

This one day event focuses on educating investors and equipment finance companies about the latest industry trends and developments.

Location March 22, 2017
Location New York, NY

LendIt USA 2017

Visit Garnet at Booth 365. The World’s Biggest Show in Lending & Fintech

Location March 6 - 7, 2017
Location New York, NY

SFIG Vegas 2017

The three-and-a-half day program is developed by leaders within the structured finance industry representing the full spectrum of industry participants including investors, issuers, financial intermediaries, regulators, law firms, accounting firms, technology firms, rating agencies, servicers and trustees. In keeping with SFIG's dedication to inclusion and respectful accommodation of divergent member views, this program is the result of a collaborative effort between IMN and SFIG's conference committee.

Location February 26 - March 1, 2017
Location Las Vegas, NV

iGlobal Forum’s Global REITs Summit 2017

Over 20 industry experts from a variety of sectors will discuss pertinent issues, key industry trends, and share vital investment strategies on how you can remain competitive and successfully adapt to capitalize on new investment opportunities and maximize returns on your investment portfolios.

Location February 8, 2017
Location New York, NY

2017 Annual Conference - Debt Buyers Association

Visit Garnet Capital at Booth #203! You won’t want to miss the opportunity to meet with current clients, establish new clients, and create new business opportunities. Join us and the rest of the industry at this celebratory event.

Location February 7 - 9, 2017
Location Las Vegas, NV

Mortgage Notes, Non- & Re-Performing Loans Forum (East)

With around $5 billion in RPL securitizations so far this year, and approximately $20 billion in non-performing loans already sold in 2016, the conference is well-timed for the industry to discuss the trading in the market. The program once again will feature Large Institutional Buyers, Mid-Sized Funds and Smaller private buyers, with scheduled networking activities to meet your educational and networking needs.

Location January 19 - 20, 2017
Location Palm Beach Gardens, FL

iGlobal Forum 7th Specialty Finance Summit

Cover all of the strategies in navigating new compliance requirements while continuing to find returns...

Location January 11 - 12, 2017
Location New York, NY

The Marketplace Lending & Alternative Financing Summit

Join Garnet Managing Partner Lou DiPalma as he leads a panel discussion on the secondary market. The Summit is an educational forum designed for investors, issuers, platforms, underwriters, banks rating agencies, lawyers, service providers and accountant and other related industry professionals. At this conference learn and network with industry leaders to gain insight on the newest techniques to maximize returns and reduce risk exposure in this growing area of marketplace lending.

Location December 4 - 6, 2016
Location Dana Point, CA

Auto Finance Summit 2016

Visit Garnet Capital at Booth #412 in the Exhibit Hall! he 16th annual Auto Finance Summit is the industry’s must-attend event, gathering the top executives in auto lending and leasing to identify industry trends and growth opportunities.

Location October 5 - 7, 2016
Location Las Vegas

MARKETPLACE LENDING + INVESTING

Visit Garnet Capital at Booth 204! This year’s conference will again bring together banks, investors, platforms and service providers as we continue to delve into the opportunities and challenges of this booming market.

Location September 27 - 28, 2016
Location New York, NY

ABS East 2016

One of the most important structured finance industry conferences, hosting a delegation of over 4,000 structured finance professionals annually. Of this total, more than 2,000 registrants represent a diverse cross section of issuers and investors in the ABS market.

Location September 18 - 20, 2016
Location Miami, FL

Debt Connection Symposium & Expo

Visit Garnet Capital at booth 602, while focusing on networking and connecting with clients, service providers, product suppliers, agencies, attorneys - at a whole new level

Location September 13 - 15, 2016
Location Tucson, Arizona

DBA 2016 EXECUTIVE SUMMIT

Location August 2 - 4, 2016
Location Hilton Head, SC

SCI Marketplace Lending Securitization Seminar

Join Garnet AVP Dan Arlotta at this event, that bring together the most relevant investors, issuers, arrangers and service firms in the industry to discuss the most pressing topics affecting the sector.

Location June 28, 2016
Location New York, NY

MBA of Puerto Rico

Join Garnet Managing Partner Sean McVity and consultant Linda Colon at this exciting event!

Location June 9 - 10, 2016
Location San Juan, PR

20th Annual Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference

The NAF Association celebrates its 20th year of providing the only conference dedicated to the needs of the non-prime auto financing industry. With the theme “Reimagining Non-Prime Auto Financing” the conference program provides insight into the future through building on what is known today. Timely topics including industry metrics, ABS market, alternative data, technology, political insights, collections, employment issues and vehicle valuation will be explored in the program. The Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference is where the industry meets.

Location June 1 - 3, 2016
Location Plano, TX

iiBIG’s 8th Annual Education Finance & Loan Symposium

This annual event has become known as the only conference of its kind to attract a 360-degree cross-section of all the key players in the education finance/student loan industry. Representatives from higher education (including US- and Internationally-based for-profit and non-profit colleges and universities), investors, banks, online marketplace lenders, loan servicers, ratings agencies, regulators, attorneys and more are again expected to to join us in 2016. Over 150 attended last year’s event – and early indications are that this year’s conference – like the industry itself - will continue this upward trend.

Location May 19 - 20, 2016
Location Washington, DC

Auto Finance Risk Summit & Auto Finance Compliance Summit 2016

Bringing Together Risk & Compliance Professionals.

Location May 9 - 10, 2016
Location Fort Worth, TX

LendIt USA

More than 4,000 attendees are expected to take advantage of this incredible opportunity with our huge, 300-plus speaker lineup headlined by entrepreneur/investor Peter Thiel and featuring Lending Club's CEO Renaud Laplanche who will kick-off the proceedings with his fourth annual opening keynote speech.

Location April 11 - 12, 2016
Location San Francisco, CA

CBA Live 2016

CBA LIVE is the must-attend event for the retail banking industry. More than 1,300 Senior level bankers and those doing business with the banking industry gather from across the country to experience this premier event. CBA LIVE offers top-notch programming tailored toward professionals motivated to learn new trends and share ideas with the most influential decision makers in the business.

Location March 7 - 9, 2016
Location Phoenix, AZ

DBA International 2016 Annual Conference

Visit Garnet Capital at Booth #507 in the Exhibit Hall! This conference brings together all the players in the industry – welcoming over 1,100 attendees and showcasing over 100 exhibitor – providing abundant networking opportunities with key participants in the debt buying industry including collection law firms, collection agencies, major creditors and international members.

Location February 9 - 11, 2016
Location Las Vegas, NV

IMN 6th Annual Bank & Financial Institution Special Asset Executive Conference on Workouts

Garnet SVP Alex Kaltsas will be in attendance at this forum, that will cover the latest on credit, loan review and workouts for assets like Agricultural Loans, C&I and Equipment lending as well as real estate.

Location February 4 - 5, 2016
Location Fort Lauderdale, FL

iGlobal 5th Specialty Finance Summit

The summit will provide you with the opportunity to hear directly from the leading dealmakers in the industry, and arm yourself with the most effective strategies to close deals and find the best lending opportunities in an increasingly competitive marketplace.

Location January 12 - 13, 2016
Location New York, NY

Marketplace Lending & Investing Conference

Garnet is proud to be an exhibitor at this exciting event! Be sure to visit us at booth #102! Marketplace lenders, investors and banks will gather to discuss the rapid growth and evolution of consumer finance through technology and data as it moves lending into the 21st century.

Location November 4 - 5, 2015
Location New York, NY

RMA Annual Conference

Stop by Garnet Booth #1 at this exciting conference. The RMA Annual conference provides the latest information, real world solutions, and discussions with industry leaders–necessary ingredients to executing an effective risk management strategy.

Location November 1 - 3, 2015
Location Boston, MA

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Auto Finance Summit 2015/Powersports Finance 2015

Visit Garnet Capital at Booth 101! With top financing and leasing leaders presenting and attending, the 15th Auto Finance Summit – presented by Auto Finance News – promises to be bigger, better and more valuable than ever. Sharing insights and innovations make it more than the industry’s premier event, it’s the annual opportunity to meet, network and learn from the best. Powersports Finance 2015 will be held in conjunction with the Auto Finance Summit, and will offer industry professionals the first dedicated full-length forum to share insights, best practices, and practical intelligence on matters of import to lenders of motorcycles, jet skis, RVs, and other specialty vehicles.

Location October 21 - 23, 2015
Location Las Vegas, NV

CROWDFINANCE 2015

At Wall Street’s third annual Crowdfinance Conference, financial veterans and industry leaders will gather to provide participants with the resources necessary to capitalize in a financial services industry that continues to innovate and rapidly transform the financial landscape. Crowdfinance 2015 will feature a powerful lineup of keynote presentations, interactive panel discussions, game-changing exhibitors and exclusive networking opportunities.

Location September 28, 2015
Location New York, NY

ABS East 2015

Join Garnet Capital's Senior Vice Presidents Andrew Stumm and Alex Kaltsas at this exciting event: Now in its 21st year, ABS East has solidified its place as the must-attend Fall gathering of the securitization industry, offering beneficial market insights with actionable takeaways. As always, the program is developed by investors, and led by issuers, to ensure a timely and objective program.

Location September 16 - 18, 2015
Location Miami Beach, FL

DCS 2015 - Debt Connection Symposium and Expo 2015

Join Garnet Managing Partner Louis DiPalma at this exciting event: In addition to hearing presentations from a high-caliber faculty, a key ingredient of the Debt Connection Symposium and Expo concept is to have an opportunity to meet peers and other industry professionals, as well as finding new products and services that might make your job easier, better, more efficient, more productive, etc.

Location September 9 - 11, 2015
Location Austin, TX

DBA Executive Summit

Three jam-packed days promise to provide the right balance of education, discussion, networking and breathtaking scenery. A limited audience ensures every voice is heard and the focus is on discussion not presentations.

Location August 11 - 13, 2015
Location Park City, Utah

Family Office CIO Summit

Family Office CIO Summit on Thursday, August 6th, 2015 in New York at the Marriott East Side features several single and multi-family office CIOs and portfolio managers all sharing best practices, investment models, and risk management strategies. This is an exceptional opportunity for fund managers and investment executives to learn how family office CIOs devise allocation strategies, manage risk, and evaluate performance.

Location August 6, 2015
Location New York, NY

SCI's Marketplace Lending Securitization Seminar

Provides an in-depth examination of the burgeoning marketplace lending securitization landscape. Together with overviews of transaction structuring/credit considerations and the biggest platforms involved, panel discussions will focus on opportunities and challenges from the perspective of both aggregators/sponsors and investors.

Location June 25, 2015
Location New York, NY

MBA of Puerto Rico

On June 4 & 5 2015, the Mortgage Bankers Association of PR will be celebrating its 41st annual convention.

Location June 4 - 5, 2015
Location San Juan, PR

NCCR Conference

Hear Managing Partner Sean McVity speak on a panel as you learn from the experts plus network with decision makers involved in credit, collections and operational risk from all facets of financial services, including cards, mortgage, home equity, auto, overdraft/DDA, personal loan, commercial, small business, student loans, and alternative lending.

Location June 1 - 3, 2015
Location New Orleans, LA

NAF Association 19th Annual Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference

Join Garnet VP Bill Lahart at this exciting conference.

Location May 27 - 29, 2015
Location Plano, TX

iiBIG 7th Annual Education Finance & Loan Symposium 2015

Join Garnet VP Bill Lahart at this event, featuring over 30 expert speakers – from both the private and the public sector – along with other key valued industry participants in the education finance and student loan markets.

Location May 7 - 8, 2015
Location Washington, DC.

LendIt USA

Garnet will be exhibiting at booth 210 at LendIt USA - be sure to stop by! LendIt USA is the world’s largest annual gathering of the online lending community. This year it will host the largest exhibition ever assembled in our industry with every major platform from around the world. LendIt USA is the must attend annual industry event.

Location April 13 - 15, 2015
Location New York, NY

CBA Live 2015

Garnet Capital is proud to sponsor this exciting conference, tailored toward professionals motivated to learn new trends and share ideas with the most influential decision makers in the business. Going to CBA? Be sure to meet up with the Garnet Capital representatives in attendance.

Location March 23 - 25, 2015
Location Orlando, FL

IMN's 5th Annual FL Bank & Financial Institutions Forum on Workouts & Special Assets

Join Garnet VP Alex Kaltsas at IMN's series of Bank/Financial Institutions Workout Forums...the only place where Special Assets, Credit, Loan Review, Risk Management, Special Servicers, REO & C-level executives can meet to discuss the latest credit and workout issue

Location February 11 - 12, 2015
Location Fort Lauderdale, FL

DBA International Conference

Be sure to visit Garnet Capital at booth 607! Plus Managing Partner Louis DiPalma will be speaking on a panel on Wednesday 2/4 at 10:30am...don't miss it!

Location February 3 - 5, 2015
Location Las Vegas Nevada

iGlobal 3rd Specialty Finance Summit

Join Managing Partner Louis DiPalma at this deal-sourcing event, where investors meet potential targets and potential acquirers for their businesses, and issuers share best practice with their peers to generate new funding opportunities

Location January 13 - 14, 2015
Location New York, NY

AltFi Global Summit 2014

Garnet AVP Dan Arlotta will be amongst the audience of 250 attendees - comprised of investors, wealth managers, hedge funds, family offices, venture capitalists, consultants and of course all the key players from the industry. The AltFi Global Summit is the definitive event for this exciting sector – with a strong focus on investors, investment opportunities and business development for the sector.

Location November 4, 2014
Location New York, NY

RMA Annual Risk Management Conference

Join us in the Nation's Capital for RMA's capital event of the year. Be sure to visit Garnet at Booth 300! Garnet Capital is proud to be the exclusive Registration Sponsor for this event!

Location October 26 - 28, 2014
Location Washington, DC

P2P Lending + Investing

Bringing together the operators of online lending platforms, hedge funds, institutional investors and wealth managers looking to invest in P2P and nontraditional originated loans; and bankers who are eager to understand, and perhaps capitalize on, the trend as it encroaches more and more into their small business and consumer lending business. Lou DiPalma will be in attendance, as Garnet sponsors this important conference.

Location October 6 - 7, 2014
Location New York, NY

IMNs 4th Annual Bank & Financial Institutions Special Assets Executive Conference on Real Estate Workouts (Midwest)

Join Garnet Vice President Alex Kaltsas at this exciting show. IMN's series of Bank Real Estate Forums continues to be the only place where Special Assets, Credit, Loan Review, Risk Management, Special Servicers, REO & C-level executives can meet to discuss the latest CRE credit and workout issues.

Location September 29 - 30, 2014
Location Chicago, IL

20th Annual ABS East® conference

The 2014 installment is one of the most important industry conferences focused on the securitization market, hosting a delegation of over 3,000 structured finance and securitization professionals, including more than 1,000 issuers and investors.

Location September 21 - 23, 2014
Location Miami Beach, FL

Eighth Annual Listening House Golf Event

Our own Vice President Alex Kaltsas will take part in this charity event, raising money for the Listening House of St. Paul.

Location September 3, 2014
Location Hudson, WI

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DBA International 2014 Executive Summit

2014 Executive Summit will feature special guests and roundtable discussions about important federal and state legal and regulatory issues affecting the debt buying industry today. Lou DiPalma and Andy Carlson from Garnet will be attending this exciting event.

Location June 24 - 26, 2014
Location Dana Point, CA

Distressed Residential Mortgage Summit

See Garnet Vice President Andrew Stumm speak on the Panel: Loan Sale Advisors – Pricing, Market Predictions, Trades/Logistics

Location June 18 - 19, 2014
Location New York, NY

APSCU Annual Convention & Exposition

Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities (APSCU) Annual Convention & Exposition is the premier event for private sector higher education.

Location June 16 - 18, 2014
Location Las Vegas Nevada

DBA New Market Opportunities Webinar

As the core credit card and auto markets have consolidated, new sellers including retailers, credit unions and community banks have taken confidence from the success of this market to enter in larger numbers than ever before. In this webinar, an industry expert in the secondary charge-off sales market will lead a robust discussion with an active debt buyer on where the best opportunities will be in 2014 and beyond for small and mid-sized debt buyers and new market entrants.

Location June 12, 2014
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MBA of Puerto Rico

The Mortgage Bankers Association of PR (MBA), proudly celebrates its 40th anniversary. This Association was founded with the aim of promoting the mortgage industry in Puerto Rico, promoting best practices in our industry through education of our members and ensuring good judgment in borrowing parameters. Sean McVity and Linda Colon will represent Garnet Capital at this event.

Location June 5 - 7, 2014
Location Isla Verde, Puerto Rico

EMERGE: The Forum on Consumer Financial Services Innovation

Join Louis DiPalma, managing partner, at this exciting event: Since 2006, CFSI and American Banker have attracted hundreds of leading players from every sector in the financial services industry to gather at our annual Forum to network, generate new ideas, and advance innovations in the financially underserved market.

Location June 4 - 6, 2014
Location Los Angeles, CA

iiBIG 2014 Education Finance & Loan Symposium

A timely opportunity to assess the current the issues related to education finance and student lending, loan origination and servicing, and what the future holds in terms of opportunities in these markets.

Location May 8 - 9, 2014
Location Washington, DC

LendIt 2014

The leading conference in the global online lending industry, encompassing both consumer and small business lending. LendIt is about introducing people to the latest and greatest online lending platforms, the big data that makes them tick and how investors can benefit.

Location May 5 - 6, 2014
Location San Francisco, CA

CBA LIVE 2014: Red, White + Banking

500 bankers. 80 hours of programming. 9 forums. 3 days. 1 premier retail banking event.

Location March 31 - April 2, 2014
Location Washington, DC

18th Annual National Collections & Operational Risk Conference

Location March 24 - 26, 2014
Location Miami Beach, FL

2014 DBA International Conference

Visit Garnet Capital at Booth 120!

Location February 5 - 7, 2014
Location Las Vegas, Nevada

RMA Annual Risk Management Conference

Location November 17 - 19, 2013
Location Philadelphia, PA

21st Annual Financial Services Collections & Credit Risk Conference

Location October 21 - 23, 2013
Location Chicago, IL

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ABS East® Conference

Location October 6 - 8, 2013
Location Miami, FL

IMN's Bank & Financial Institutions Special Assets Executive Forum on Real Estate Workouts

Location September 30 - October 1, 2013
Location Chicago, IL

DBA International’s 2013 Executive Summit

Location August 12 - 14, 2013
Location Bolton Landing NY

Buying & Selling Distressed Mortgage Portfolios

Louis DiPalma, Managing Partner, will be speaking at this event

Location June 20 - 21, 2013
Location New York City

MBA of Puerto Rico National Meeting

Location June 6 - 8, 2013
Location San Juan, PR

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17th Annual National Collections & Credit Risk Conference

Sean McVity, Managing Partner, will be speaking at this event

Location March 25 - 27, 2013
Location New Orleans, LA

CBA LIVE 2013

Location March 11 - 13, 2013
Location Phoenix, AZ

RMA's "The Future of the Banking Sector"

Location February 13, 2013
Location New York, NY

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16th Annual DBA International Conference

Louis DiPalma, Managing Partner, will be speaking at this event

Location February 5 - 7, 2013
Location Las Vegas, NV

MBA's CREF Convention & Expo

Location February 3 - 6, 2013
Location San Diego, CA

ASF 2013

Location January 27 - 30, 2013
Location Las Vegas, NV