2022 OBL AG Lending Conference

Featuring Keynotes Dr. David Kohl, President of AgriVisions and Eric Snodgrass, Atmospheric Scientist

The OBL Ag. Lending Conference is Ohio's premier agricultural banking event. What's happening in Ag. Lending?  What are Emerging Ag. Lenders talking about? This is a full day of topics that will help you.  Attend the pre-conference program for Emerging Ag. Lenders and then a full day of current hot topics in agricultural lending.


Who should Attend?   

This conference is designed for ag lenders, credit managers, analysts, as well as any manager who manages ag credits.  Bank CEO's and senior executives with a significant amount of agriculture lending.  

 Start Date - End Date

August 17, 2022 - August 18, 2022

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Registration Deadline

Friday, August 12, 2022

 Start Date - End Date

August 17, 2022 - August 18, 2022

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Early Bird Discount Deadline

Registration Deadline

Friday, August 12, 2022

Online Registration is Closed!
Call 614-340-7610 to Register!


What's happening in Ag. Lending?  What are Emerging Ag. Lenders talking about?  This full day conference can help you with answers to these questions.  

The OBL Ag Lending Conference is Ohio's premier ag banking event and this year features a new optional pre-conference session for emerging ag lenders. Attend the one-day conference on Augest 18th with great presentations including Dr. David Kohl, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech University and Eric Snodgrass, Principal Atomspheric Scientist for Nutrien Ag. 

Young and emerging lenders are encouraged to attend the conference plus the pre-conference session on August 17th for targeted peer learning and networking. Stay tuned for complete agenda details. 


SPONSORSHIPS: Please contact OBL BankServices, Products & Services Coordinator Paige Houlihan @ 614-340-7613 or phoulihan@ohiobankersleague.com


QUESTIONS: Please contact OBL Education Manager, Carol Allerding @ 614-340-7618 or callerding@ohiobankersleague.com



Location  QUEST Conference Center

Tags  Lending

Registration Fees

Price Description Amount
Member Attend on the 18th $295.00
Member Emerging AG Lenders & Conference $450.00
Non Member Attend on the 18th $590.00
NonMember Emerging AG Lenders & Conference $900.00
For State Bank Associations $295.00


Pre-Conference Events
Wednesday, August 17 - Wednesday, August 17
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  Emerging AG Lenders - Pre-Conference
2-4 pm. Lindsey Hoskinson presents: Setting Your Sites on a Successful Career in Ag Lending and Banking 3-4 pm. Joel Oney
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  Welcome Reception
Join Us! Welcome Recpetion sponsored by Country Banker Systems, LLC
Thursday, August 18 - Thursday, August 18
9:00 am - 10:00 am
  Morning Keynote Speaker
Dr. David Kohl, has addressed the American Bankers Agricultural Conference for more than 40 consecutive years, and has appeared before numerous state bankers’ schools and conferences throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and the world.
10:30 am - 11:30 am
  Morning Session
Aaron Wright, President & Jeffrey M. Davis, Senior Valuation Analyst from Specialty Valuation Group will share the difference between the most populat appraisal report formats and how to determine the appropriate scope of work when requesting your next appraisal.
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
  Networking @ Noon
Ed Elfmann from the American Bankers Assn. with his annual update from Washington Networking @ Noon activity
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
  Afternoon Session
Ashley Arrington from Ag. Resource Management presents - Ramifications of National Lending Trends
2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
  Afternoon Keynote
Eric Snodgrass is a Science Fellow and Principal Atmospheric Scientist for Nutrien Ag Solutions, where he develops predictive, analytical software solutions to manage weather risk for global production agriculture. He provides frequent weather updates that focus on how high-impact weather events influence global agriculture productivity.


NameSpeaking At
Lindsey Hoskinson Emerging AG Lenders - Pre-Conference
David Kohl Morning Keynote Speaker
Joel Oney Emerging AG Lenders - Pre-Conference



Location Information

QUEST Conference Center
9200 Worthington Road
Columbus , OH 43240

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Hotel Information

The Hampton Inn Polaris is the conference hotel. Located at 8411 Pulsar Place, Columbus, Ohio. Call 614-885-8400 to make a reservation.  Mention the Ohio Bankers League to receive the discounted conference rate of $125.

Reservations must be made by August 1, 2022 to receive the discount.


For other hotels in the Polaris area, go to www.polariscenters.com.


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