Washington, DC – January 15, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — The fifth NMLS Annual Conference and Training will be held February 26 to March 1, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas. The Conference, which is open to media, is designed for both new and experienced users of the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System and Registry (NMLS) and is attended by state and federal regulators, licensees, registrants, members of the media, education providers, and other interested parties. The Conference provides an invaluable exchange of information among NMLS users.
Some highlights of the Conference agenda include:
- NMLS Ombudsman Meeting. Timothy Siwy, Deputy Secretary of Non-Depository Institutions for the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities, serves as NMLS Ombudsman. The NMLS Ombudsman Meeting is an opportunity for any NMLS user to raise issues concerning NMLS or state regulation of financial services managed on NMLS.
- State and Federal Collaboration: Paul Sanford, Acting Assistant Director of Supervision Examinations at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), will offer his thoughts on the necessity of state-federal supervisory coordination.
- NMLS Today and Tomorrow. Bob Entringer, Commissioner of the North Dakota Department of Financial Institutions and Chairman of the State Regulatory Registry LLC (SRR), David Cotney, Commissioner of the Massachusetts Division of Banks, and Bill Matthews, President and CEO of SRR, will discuss NMLS developments, such as expansion to other non-depository financial services providers and the development of a uniform state test for mortgage loan originators seeking a state license.
- Lunch Speech by Ian Jukes. A teacher, administrator, writer, consultant, university instructor and keynote speaker, Ian Jukes is the Director of InfoSavvy Group, an international consulting group.
To date, 330 attendees have registered, including state regulators from 48 states and Puerto Rico.
To register, go here.