Tentative Schedule


2017 MYB Study Conference and Convention
March 11-15
Marriott's Grand Hotel
Point Clear, AL

Tentative Convention Schedule

Saturday, March 11

3:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration Desk Open

Sunday, March 12

7:15 a.m.
Sunrise Devotional

7:30-1:00 p.m. 
Registration Desk Open

7:30-8:30 a.m.                                   
Breakfast Buffet

8:30a.m. -12 noon                           
General Session
Session will include

  • Speaker, Cam Marsten, Generational Insights –presentation will include humorous observations and helpful tips and insights on working with various generations in  your bank.
  • Speaker Wil Tustin, Federated Investors –presentation will include discussion on current economic conditions, including the economic forecast under a new Trump administration

12:00  noon                                             
Crawfish Boil (with children’s menu)

Free Afternoon for Families............ ........No Golf Tournament

6:00-9:00 p.m.                                    
President’s Party
featuring family buffet dinner, children’s activities, and musical entertainment by Mustache the Band

Monday, March 13

7:15 a.m.                                            
Sunrise Devotional

7:30-8:30 a.m.                                   
Breakfast Buffet

8:30-12 noon                                     
General Session
Session will include:

  • MBA CEO Panel, featuring MBA Chairman Frank Sibley, Citizens Bank & Trust; MBA Vice-Chairman Jerry Host, Trustmark Bank; former MBA Chairman, Jimmy Clayton, Planters Bank & Trust Company; and former MBA Chairman, Bill Sones, Bank of Brookhaven – Panel will discuss the current Mississippi banking industry and provide insights on how to navigate a career in Mississippi banking.
  • MYB Business Session
  • Speaker: Lt. Colonel Robert J. Darling – speech will include a moving account of his 24-hour ordeal in the President’s bunker on 9/11.

12:00 p.m.                                          
Lunch on the Grand Lawn

1:30-3:00 p.m.                                    
Ice Cream Social and Bingo

Free Afternoon and Night for Families!

Tuesday, March 14

9:00 a.m.                                             
Spouse Event:  Royal Icing Decorating Event!-Open to all spouses and children ages 4 & up

11:00 a.m.                                          
Golf Tournament –Dogwood Golf Course (Boxed lunches will be in cart!)

6:00 p.m.                                            
Annual Banquet
– New this year: Musical Entertainment by the Jason Turner Band, Drink Tickets, a Cash Bar, and childcare will  be available in the conference center for ages 0-4 and ages 5-12. (Childcare requires pre-registration and fees do apply.  Contact Brooke McCoy at bmccoy@msbankers.com if you are interested in childcare.)