The registration period is from Mar 2, 2020 12:00 to Jun 12, 2020 12:00
CANCELLED! 2020 ICBND School Of Agricultural Lending - Details
Session Available from: Mar 2, 2020 12:00 to Jun 12, 2020 12:00

Session Options: Bismarck State CollegeBismarck, ND

Live Session Date: Jun 15, 2020 | Jun 19, 2020

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Event description:


June 15-19, 2020

 Rescheduled for June 14-18, 2021
ICBND School of Agricultural Lending
National Energy Center of Excellence, Bismarck State College, Bismarck, ND

The Independent Community Banks of North Dakota (ICBND) is excited to work with Bismarck State College (BSC) and North Dakota State University (NDSU) to offer our members a two-year School of Agricultural Lending. 2020 Session has been cancelled.  The next session will be held June 14-18, 2021 at the National Energy Center of Excellence on the BSC campus.

The ICBND School of Agricultural Lending will provide:

  • Practical, hands on curriculum designed for learning by doing and for easy application at the bank
  • Case studies - Ag Bank Simulator
  • Menoken Farm Presentation and Tour
  • Small class size to increase networking opportunities and personalized instruction
  • Designed and governed by bankers and taught by experienced bankers, consultants and college professors
  • Reasonable enrollment fees and an academic atmosphere conducive to a stimulating learning experience

The curriculum for the ICBND School of Agricultural Lending is designed to provide you with the practical aspects of agricultural credit and finance, farm management, marketing and related subjects. The core curriculum was developed by local North Dakota community ag lenders in conjunction with NDSU and BSC Agribusiness faculty.

Registration Fees for registrations on or before May 28th*

ICBND Member: $1,650.00 per student per year 

Independent Community Bankers of Minnesota Member: $1,650.00 per student per year

Montana Independent Bankers Member $1,650.00 per student per year

Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota Member $1,650.00 per student per year

*NON-ICBND Member: $3,300.00 per student per year

A Last Minute registration fee of $100 will be added to all registrations received after May 28, 2021

*Eligible Nonmember banks may apply the difference of the nonmember registration fee minus the ICBND member registration fee towards their current year membership dues if they choose to join the association after the session.

Individuals canceling 10 days prior to seminar date will receive 100% refund; 9 to 5 days prior to seminar date will receive 50%; less than five days prior to seminar date will receive no refund.


12:30pm: Registration
1-5pm: Class
Evening: On Your Own

8am-4:30pm: Class
6:15 PM: Bismarck Larks
Baseball Game -
Tickets, Food & Drinks

8:30am-5pm: Class
Evening: On Your Own

8:30am-12pm: Class
1-5pm: Menoken Farm
Presentation & Tour
Evening: Social at The Lodge -
Appetizers & Drinks

8:30am-12pm: Class

For a full schedule of events/classes see the Session Information.


  • Lunch will be provided at BSC Tuesday - Thursday as part of your tuition.
  • Both Tuesday and Thursday evening events/meals are part of your tuition and no additional fee will be charged. Family members and guests are welcome to both of these events.


  • A block of rooms has been secured at the Home 2 Suites by Hilton, 1122 W Turnpike Ave, Bismarck, ND, for a discounted rate of $109 plus tax per night. The Home 2 Suites offers free Wi- Fi, a free hot breakfast in the morning, and full size kitchens in each room.
  • Call 701-751-3400 to reserve a room in the ICBND block. The block will be held until June 15, 2021.

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Webinar Sessions

When you’re training your managers and other top employees, it’s critical to maximize the return on time and cost spent. Our professional webinar series lets all of your employees benefit from advanced training—from the convenience of your own office.   ICBND offers over 130 webinar sessions a year on subjects like regulation changes, required training, and trending financial topics. Train as many individuals as you like, for one set price.*  It's Convenient and can be accessed on your iPad, iPhone, Android or desk computer.

The live webinar option allows you to have unlimited internet connections. Registrants receive a website address and passcode that will allow entrance to the seminar. The session will be approximately 90 minutes, including question and answer sessions. Seminar materials, including instructions, passcode, and handouts will be emailed to you prior to the broadcast. You will need the most-current version of Adobe Reader available free at

Can’t attend the scheduled training?

The archived webinar is a recording of the live event, including audio, visuals, and handouts. We even provide the presenter’s email address for follow-up questions. You will receive an email with the recorded webinar link, which can be viewed anytime 24/7, beginning 2 business days after the webinar. You will also receive instruction on how to download a free digital copy of the webinar to your PC, which you may keep and use indefinitely.  The archived webinar/digital download may ONLY be ordered for 6 months following the webinar. It will not be available after this time.

*Note: All materials are subject to copyright. Transmission, retransmission, or republishing this webinar to other institutions or those not employed by your financial institution is prohibited. Print materials may be copied for eligible participants only.


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