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2024 Tech Talk - South

2024 Tech Talk - South

In person

Tuesday, August 13, 2024

Thinking of enhancing innovation at your bank but not sure where to start? Wondering what innovation looks like with legacy systems? What about barriers such as costs, risks, and the multitude of solutions available? Mark your calendar and plan to join the innovation conversation at Tech Talk. 

Tech Talk is a roundtable-style event in a casual learning forum that brings community bank leaders together with fintech visionaries in a high-tech, high-touch experience to find answers to the issues that community bankers struggle with every day.

You will see new technologies you can deploy in your organization, make connections to move the needle for your business, and hear key insights to drive you forward.

Highlights (see Agenda tab for more specifics) 

  • Update from Innovation Committee Co-Chairs Christian Ruppe, Colony Bank & Chris Stanley, Georgia Banking Company      
  • Market Update/Disruption, David Saylor, Genesys    
  • Innovation Sandbox/Toolkit, Marisa Reynolds, Genesys    
  • Group round tables, Breakout round tables 
  •  Sponsor Pitches- Mixed in throughout the day
  •  Banker Panel Discussion - Trends, Buzzwords           
  • Compliance/Regulatory Steps to Working with FintechsZach Duke, Finosec    
  • Resistance to Change: Committing to Innovation



David Saylor, Founder
Genesys Technology Group 

Charles Potts
EVP, Chief Innovation Officer

Marisa Reynolds
SVP, Fintech & Vendor Relations
Genesys Technology Group

Christian Ruppe
SVP, Chief Innovation Officer
Colony Bank

Chris Stanley
SVP, Payments & Technology
Georgia Banking Company


August 13
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Program and Roundtables
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Networking Lunch
1:00 PM - 3:15 PM Program and Roundtables
Download Agenda

Thank you to our 2024 Tech Talk South Sponsors


Elite Level


Champion Level

Champion Level

Interested in reaching innovation minded community bankers?
Please contact Lindsay Greene at

Sponsorship Opportunities:

o Visionary:     $3,000 Exhibit and 2 registrations

o Champion:   $2,000 Exhibit and 1 registration

o Elite:               $1,500 includes 1 registration 

Registration Options

Credits Price
CBA Bank Member
This ticket is for CBA Bank Members only. 
Prospective Member
This ticket is for CBA non bank members. 

For More Information:

Lindsay Greene
Lindsay Greene
Senior Vice President Community Bankers Association of Georgia (770)541-0376

President/CEO, CFO, Chief Innovation Officer, Chief Information Officer, Chief Technology Officer, Compliance Officer, Core Services Officer, Digital Bank Manager, information Technology Officer 

Sponsorship Opportunities:

o    Visionary - $3,000: 5 minute pitch & 2 registrations 

o    Champion - $2,000: 5 minute pitch & 1 registration

o    Elite - $1,500: 1 registration