Building Better Connections

New Year. New Decade. New Conference.

This years Mortgage Innovators Conference is designed to offer attendees an opportunity to learn how to utilize existing and emerging technology and techniques to build better relationships with borrowers, make the mortgage process easier, and engage and excite a whole new generation of homeowners.

Why you should Attend!

2019 mortgage innovators conference

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Conference event schedule

Day 1
August 16, 2020
Day 2
August 17, 2020
Day 3
August 18, 2020
Time 03:00pm - 07:00pm
Location Ballroom Foyer

Registration

Time 05:00pm - 07:00pm
Location Innovation Lab

KICK OFF RECEPTION

Innovation Lab Presented by Total Expert

Time 05:30pm - 06:15pm
Location Innovation Lab

CIO Panel

Practical insights on effective planning and vendor selections

Moderated by Kevin Peranio, Chief Lending Officer, PRMG Inc.

Gabe Minton
EVP and CIO
Dave Andersen
Managing Director, Business Operations, and Chief Information Officer
Vishal Patel
VP, Enterprise Digital Transformation
Kevin Peranio
Chief Lending Officer
Time 08:30am - 03:00pm
Location Ballroom Foyer

REGISTRATION

Time 08:30am - 09:30am
Location Innovation Lab and Foyer

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

Time 09:00am - 09:15am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

CO-CHAIR WELCOME

Paul Gigliotti
Chief Operations Officer
Chuck Iverson
EVP of Loan Production
Time 09:15am - 09:45am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom
Speakers Jim Deitch

INNOVATOR INSIGHTS

Opening Insight – Profiting from Disruptive Fintech

Jim Deitch
Co-Founder and CEO
Time 09:45am - 10:25am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH DEMOS

Insellerate, Meta Source, AI Foundry, and Tavant

Time 10:25am - 10:40am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom
Speakers Aaron King

TECH TALK

E-closing and RON

Aaron King
Founder/CEO
Time 10:40am - 11:00am
Location Fairbanks Ballroom

NETWORKING BREAK

Time 11:00am - 11:15am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH TALK

TBA

Time 11:15am - 11:30am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom
Speakers Matt Hansen

TECH TALK

The Importance of a Common MISMO API Standard

Matt Hansen
CEO
Time 11:30am - 11:45am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom
Speakers Kenon Chen

TECH TALK

Leaning Into Appraisal Modernization for a Better Borrower Experience

Kenon Chen
Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy
Time 12:00pm - 01:00pm
Location Ballroom Foyer and Innovation Lab

NETWORKING LUNCH BUFFET

Time 01:00pm - 01:15pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom
Speakers Brent Chandler

TECH TALK

Brent Chandler
CEO
Time 01:15pm - 01:45pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

INNOVATOR INSIGHTS

Cyber Security – What you need to be doing immediately!

Moderated by Arvin Sahakian, Co-Founder, BeSmartee!

A representative from First American will also be speaking.

Ike Suri
Chairman & CEO
Arvin Sahakian
Co-Founder
Robert Moore
Co-founder and President
Time 01:45pm - 02:25pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH DEMOS

Loan Logics, PCMA Private Client Lending, Loan Score Card, and Top of Mind

Time 02:30pm - 02:45pm
Location Innovation Lab

NETWORKING BREAK

Time 02:45pm - 03:00pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH TALK

Optimal Blue

Time 03:00pm - 03:15pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom
Speakers Josh Friend

TECH TALK

Radically Transform Borrower Engagement

Josh Friend
CEO/Founder
Time 03:15pm - 03:45pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH DEMOS

Total Expert, Salesboomerang, and First Funding

Time 03:45pm - 04:00pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH TALK

TBA

Time 04:00pm - 04:30pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

INNOVATOR INSIGHTS

Designing an Effective Digital Experience

Moderated by Faith Schwartz, President, Housing Finance Strategies, LLC

A representative from Roostify will also be speaking.

David Battany
EVP of Capital Markets
Faith Schwartz
President
Rick Lang
VP, Customer Technology Integration
Brent Chandler
CEO
Time 06:00pm - 10:00pm
Location Coasterra Restaurant

May the 4th Be With You!

Presented by Tavant - Onsite party must be registered or have purchased ticket to attend

Time 08:00am - 10:00am
Location Ballroom Foyer

REGISTRATION

Time 08:00am - 09:00am
Location Innovation Lab and Foyer

COFFEE CART

Time 09:00am - 09:15am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH TALK

Machine Learning and AI – Now and in the Future

Dr. Atul Varshneya
VP Artificial Intelligence
Time 09:15am - 09:55am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH DEMOS

Funding Shield, Simple Nexus, Optimal Blue, and Snapdocs

Time 10:00am - 11:00am
Location Innovation Lab and Foyer

BRUNCH

Time 11:00am - 11:30am
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

INNOVATOR INSIGHTS

Using Technology to Build Better Relationships

Moderated by Paul Gigliotti, COO, Pinnacle Home Loans

John Lynch
Founder and CEO
Alex Kutsishin
Co-Founder and Chief ROI Booster
Paul Gigliotti
Chief Operations Officer
Sue Woodard
Chief Customer Officer
Time 11:30am - 12:15pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH TALK

Cloudvirga, FormFree, First American, and Secure Dock

Time 12:15pm - 12:30pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

TECH TALK

How to Create Human Experiences with Creative Content

Sherwood Lawrence
CMO
Time 12:15pm - 01:00pm
Location Bel Aire Ballroom

CONFERENCE FINALE

HousingWire Tech100 All-Stars Q&A Session

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The Best Place to Showcase Your Cutting-Edge Product/Service

Our sponsors

Thank you to our 2020 conference sponsors!

Hello San Diego, CA

Beautiful bay front location at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina Bay Tower!

1590 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101

Room Rate: $239 Single/Double

Room block information will be sent to you upon confirmation.

All Attendee Party

Join us after our second day of the conference, May 4th, for a fun Star Wars-themed all attendee party! There will be themed beverages and all the food you desire. 

conference pricing

Early bird pricing ends July 3rd, 2020

California MBA Member Pricing

Full Conference Registration

$ 375
  • Tech Talks
  • Innovative Insights
  • Product Demonstrations
  • Networking Reception Access
  • Breakfast and Lunch Provided
  • Ticket to the All Attendee Party

General Pricing

Full Conference Registration

$ 475
  • Tech Talks
  • Innovative Insights
  • Product Demonstrations
  • Networking Reception Access
  • Breakfast and Lunch Provided
  • Ticket to the All Attendee Party

3 under 35

All California MBA members can take advantage of our 3under35 program which allows member companies to send up to 3 employees (35 years of age and under) to any (or all) of our conferences for FREE!