Featured Conference Events

NACCU 2024
Covington, KY • April 14-17, 2024

NACCU 2024 Featured Events

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Opening Reception

Riverview RoomSunday, April 14, 7:00 p.m.

Join us at the Opening Reception! Wear your colors - represent your school, card program, or sports teams by wearing your favorite gear! Is this your first time at the NACCU Annual Conference? Come on in the reception and head over to First-Timers' Corner. You'll get to meet NACCU board members and staff, and be introduced to other first-timers and seasoned attendees. Perfect for extroverts and introverts alike! This event is held in the Riverview Room at the Marriott, which is directly across the street from the convention center.

Keynote Speaker: Brant Menswar

Brant ManswarMonday, April 15, 9:00 a.m.

Brant is a best-selling author who has helped more than 10,000 people discover their non-negotiable values. His keynotes transcend mere speaking and information-sharing to a powerful, moving conversation designed to re-engage. His books and podcast expand on his ground-breaking work around values-based leadership described as “disarmingly simple and incredibly powerful.”

Brant has helped to change what’s possible for industry-leading companies like Netflix, Verizon, Anthem, Microsoft, ESPN, Hilton, and dozens more.  Passionate and engaging, Brant will encourage you to discover your Black Sheep Values® and move forward with deliberate intention. His interactive and entertaining ways of defining what matters most will enable you to develop the skills necessary to perform at the highest level.

High Impact Training

High Impact Training

Tuesday, April 16, 9:00 a.m.

We are thrilled to announce our highly anticipated High Impact Training session, a unique opportunity to gain insights and inspiration from transaction system professionals at every stage of their distinguished careers.

Our panel of speakers will share authentic stories, providing lessons learned from their own careers. Leave the session with renewed motivation and a clearer vision of your professional path.

What to Expect:

New Careerist: Hear firsthand experiences and challenges faced by those just starting their journey. Learn how they navigated early career hurdles and discovered the keys to success.

Mid-Career Professional: Gain insights from professionals who have successfully navigated the mid-career landscape. Discover strategies for staying relevant, overcoming obstacles, and excelling in your role.

Seasoned Expert: Benefit from the wisdom of those who have weathered decades in the industry. Their stories of triumph, resilience, and growth will leave you inspired and armed with actionable takeaways.

NACCU 2024 Awards Luncheon & 2025 Preview


Wednesday, April 17, 12:00 p.m.

You voted for your favorites in the Best Card Design & Best Video Award categories. You may have even submitted a nomination yourself. Join as we announce the recipients of our 2024 awards! Following the awards presentation, we'll take a look at NACCU 2025, and one lucky conference participant will win the Grand Prize - free registration to NACCU 2025, including hotel nights and up to $400 in airfare.

NACCU Night Out

Great American Ballpark

Wednesday, April 17, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Step up to the plate and swing for the fences as we end the NACCU 2024 Annual Conference! Batter up for an experience  that's sure to be a home run! Why all the baseball puns? Because on this last evening of the conference, you'll end your conference experience with NACCU Night Out at Great American Ballpark, Home of the Cincinnati Reds! While the Reds are away, NACCU will play! We will be offering limited tours of the park and you'll be able to meet the team mascot, Mr. Red. Network and enjoy ballpark food with all your NACCU friends, and jump into a late trivia match to wrap up the evening! Whether you're a rookie or a seasoned pro, we're here to pitch the best conference experience yet. 

Post-Conference Tour:
Xavier University

Xavier quad

Thursday, April 18, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Join us for a walking tour of Xavier University!  We’ll visit our autonomous market, award-winning first-ever pizza ATM, the Xavier One Pass office, chapel, mail center, and other notable areas.  We’ll have time to visit the bookstore, Musketeer Mezzanine, and take photos at popular campus hotspots. The bus will have participants back to the hotel by noon for travels back home.