The Virtual CDIA Law & Industry Conference!

Sept. 22, 23 & 24, 2020

The CDIA Virtual Law & Industry Conference will be held as half day conferences on September 22, 23, & 24, 2020 and will feature 3 sessions and various networking opportunities each day.  Please check back as the agenda will be updated as more information becomes available.


SEPTEMBER 22, 2020

Opening Session with CDIA
Sept. 22, 2020 @ 12pm ET

Francis Creighton – President & CEO, Consumer Data Industry Association

COVID-19: Implications for the Consumer Reporting Industry
Sept. 22, 2020 @ 12:25 pm ET

Denise Norgle, Attorney
Michael Turner, President & CEO, PERC
Francis Creighton – President & CEO, Consumer Data Industry Association

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Sept 22, 2020 @ 1:20 pm ET

NEW TO THE INDUSTRY Networking Session
Sept 22, 2020 @ 2:00 pm ET
Limited Seating!

Join your fellow peers for this virtual networking session. Meet other lawyers new to the consumer reporting industry and learn from fellow peers about some of their essential items they needed to know to be successful. Exchange ideas & information for further networking post event!

POLICY IN TRANSITION: A Survey of Consumer Reporting Legislation and Rulemaking
Sept 22, 2020 @ 2:30 pm ET

Eric Mogilnicki – Partner, Covington & Burling LLP

Sarah Ohs – Director of Government Relations, Consumer Data Industry Association

Moderator: Josh Raymond – Partner, Venable, LLP

Sept 22, 2020 @ 3:15 pm ET
Limited Seating!

Sponsored by Hudson Cook, this fun and engaging networking event, attendees can network with peers while learning about and tasting wine right from the comfort of your own home! Registration is limited. Register today to secure your spot and select your giveaway while supplies last (1. Two complementary bottles of wine OR 2. Complementary dessert)

CREDIT DISPUTE INVESTIGATIONS: A Conversation with Lisa DeLessio, Hudson Cook LLP
Sept 23, 2020 @ 1:00 pm ET

Lisa DeLessio – Partner, Hudson Cook, LLP

What’s on your mind?  Bring your questions and concerns about credit dispute investigations to Lisa DeLessio and other attorneys from Hudson Cook at this unique networking session.  Discuss new dispute trends following the CARES Act, managing changes in volumes and types of disputes, communicating and training staff who are socially distant, planning for regulator expectations, and other thoughts about what to expect in the coming months.

DATA EVOLUTION: The Present and Future Use of Data and it’s Policy and Legal Implications
Sept 23, 2020 @ 1:30 pm ET

Barret Burns – President & CEO, VantageScore
Leslie Deich – Group VP, Consumer Credit Risk, M&T Bank
Irene Liu – General Counsel, Checkr
Moderator: David Stein – Of Counsel, Covington & Burling LLP

GETTING IT RIGHT: Data Quality to Better Serve Consumers in a COVID-19 World
Sept 23, 2020 @ 2:50 pm ET

Donna Smith, Chief Data Officer, Experian
Drew Rosedale, Data Contributor Services Leader, Equifax

Jim Garst, Sr. Director- Data Governance, TransUnion

Jared Weeks, Manager- Data Governance, TransUnion / Metro 2® Task Force Chairperson 

Moderator: Francis Creighton – President & CEO, Consumer Data Industry Association

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MEET THE METRO 2® TASK FORCE – Industry Highlights Networking Session
Sept 23, 2020 @ 3:30 pm ET
Limited Seating!

In this networking session, data furnishers will have the opportunity to meet the Metro 2® Task Force and other peers. The Task Force will also discuss the most current issues facing the industry. This session is limited Metro 2® Access Policy restrictions.

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020

Sept 24, 2020 @ 12:05 pm ET

David Anthony – Partner, Troutman Pepper LLP

Rebecca Kuehn – Partner, Hudson Cook, LLP
Moderator: Annette Gaines – Director & Senior Corporate Counsel, LexisNexis

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FEDERAL PRIVACY LEGISLATION: A Conversation with Stu Ingis
Sept 24, 2020 @ 12:50 pm ET

Join Stu Ingis for a conversation about federal privacy legislation in the current climate.  Mr. Ingis will discuss Privacy for America’s “Principles for Privacy Legislation” and will address recent legislative proposals. Registrants will be able to ask their most pressing questions and converse with Mr. Ingis in this unique networking session.

Sept 24, 2020 @ 2:00 pm ET
Andrew Smith – Director of the Bureau of Consumer Protection, Federal Trade Commission
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Sept 24, 2020 @ 3:15 pm ET
Limited Seating!

At this fun closing event, sponsored by Venable LLC., special guests will share their favorite cocktails and teach you step by step how to make yours right from home! Join us for this fun networking event! CDIA will send attendees a special gift to toast along. If you have a special cocktail you would like to share with the audience, let us know and we’ll let you showcase your cocktail making skills on camera!