The Customer Owned Banking Association organises a number of events throughout the year to highlight the role credit unions, mutual building societies, mutual banks and friendly societies play in the retail financial services sector and the community.
2014 World Credit Union Conference
We are delighted to announce that the 2014 World Credit Union Conference, the annual global industry event run by the World Council of Credit Unions, will be held in Australia at the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre from 27-30 July 2014.
This prestigious event attracts thousands of representatives from customer owned banking institutions around the world, providing a unique platform for sharing new ideas, trends and global experiences.
COBA will be the co-host of the global conference (as the Australian World Council member) and will work with the World Council to support the event.
The 2014 World Credit Union Conference website is now live with further details being release shortly. Visit www.goldcoast2014.org for more details.
Sponsorship & exhibition opportunities are now available for sale. Download the Sponsorship & Exhibition Kit and application form here - http://goldcoast2014.org/gold_coast_sponsorships
NB - there will be no seperate COBA AM Institute Convention in 2014.
2015 COBA AM Institute Convention
We were pleased to announce that the 2015 COBA AM Institute Convention, will be once again travel to the top end with our event being held at the Darwin Convention Centre from 19-23 September 2015. Mark the date in your diary now!
Parliamentary and community events are also organised by the Customer Owned Banking Association, working with our members to promote the interests and awareness of the customer owned financial services and friendly society sectors. These range from the promotion of International Credit Union Day (third Thursday in October each year) to regular industry events around the country.
Information about industry events is available within our COBA Member Portal.