Dates and Meetings

CBAO provides many meetings and events throughout the year that offer attendees the opportunity to network and learn more about the community banking industry.


Please contact Aza Bittinger Jr. at for information regarding registration and sponsorship opportunities.

Legislative and Regulatory Events

Each year, community bankers serving on CBAO's Legislative and Regulatory Committee participate in several events in both Washington, DC and at the state Capitol in Columbus, meeting with regulators and members of the Ohio congressional delegation and Ohio General Assembly to communicate and exclusively promote the interests of the community banking industry.

ICBA Capital Summit (Formerly Washington Policy Summit) - April 8 - April 11, 2018
Nearly 1,000 members of the community banking industry from all over the country gather in Washington, D.C., for the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) Washington Policy Summit. During the meeting, community bankers will meet with their members of Congress to discuss issues of public policy and financial regulatory reform and hear from some of the nation’s top policymakers.

Community Banking Day - Columbus - May 16, 2018
Community Banking Day is taking place on Wednesday, May 16 in downtown Columbus. Attendees will meet with key members of the Ohio General Assembly, attended sessions of the Ohio House of Representatives and the Ohio Senate, and meet with the Ohio Division of Financial Institutions.

Board of Directors Meetings

CBAO’s Board of Directors and Committees meet each quarter to discuss industry trends and the goals of CBAO.

CBAO Board & Committees Meetings
CBAO Office in Columbus, Ohio

  • 2018
    • February 21-22, 2018
    • May 17, 2018
    • November 14 - 15, 2018

CBAO Joint Board & Committee Meeting
Held during our 2018 Annual Convention & Trade Show

  • July 31, 2018