Conferences: Where to go, and Who to Find
There are a number of great conferences available for those in Catholic finance. These conferences offer a chance to learn from experts, network with other professionals, and stay up-to-date on the latest trends, products, and people in the financial space.
We wanted to provide a rundown of the top conferences for Catholic finance professionals and Diocesan leaders:
- DFMC Annual Conference: The Diocesan Fiscal Management Conference (DFMC) Annual Conference is a great opportunity to learn from experts in Catholic finance. The conference features keynote speakers, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities. DFMC is a non-profit organization that provides resources and support to Catholic dioceses and parishes in the areas of finance, administration, and stewardship.
- The DFMC Conference is September 24-27 in Denver, CO
- Catholic Finance Association Annual Conference: The Catholic Finance Association (CFA) Annual Conference is another great option for those in Catholic finance. The conference features keynote speakers, breakout sessions, and workshops on a variety of topics related to Catholic finance. The CFA is a professional organization for Catholic financial professionals. The conference is held annually in a different city in the United States. The CFA also hosts a myriad of smaller events through the year for financial professionals, as noted below, and a podcast – linked here.
- The Cathedral Cocktail Reception 2023 is held August 22 in New York City
These are just a few of the numerous Conferences and events held for Catholic finance professionals each year. Our team at SJFS attends some of these Conferences each year, so be sure to find us if you find yourself at one of these events this year!
By attending conferences and taking advantage of other resources, you can stay up-to-date on the latest trends in Catholic finance and develop the skills you need to be successful in your career.
If you are interested in attending a conference for those in Catholic finance, we encourage you to check out DFMC and the other conferences listed above. These conferences are a great way to learn, grow, and connect with other professionals in the field.