As our industry evolves, finding ways to grow business is more challenging and important than ever. Freddie Mac is here to help you meet today's business demands by clearing the path and elevating your business through technology, data-powered decisions, products and partnerships.
Join us at our third annual FreddieMacCONNECT (CONNECT) client conference, where you'll get training on creative ways to expand homeownership and reimagine the mortgage experience. Walk away with actionable best practices to create a faster, simpler and less costly path for you and your customers. Let's CONNECT to share ideas and perspectives toward our common purpose – to move the housing business forward.
Sessions are open and you do not have to sign up in advance. Check back soon for the full agenda – which will include descriptions, speakers and timing.
|General Session: Turning Trends into Growth Opportunities|
|Borrower of the FutureSM|
|Removing Blind Spots in QC and Fraud|
|Advancing the Industry with Single Security|
|Evolving with eMortgages|
|Investor Reporting Change Initiative: The Big Picture|
|#LeadingTheWay Panel Discussion|
|Maximize Your Product Solutions|
|Navigating the Affordable Lending Landscape|
|Optimize Execution Options with Servicing-Released XChangeTM|
|The Driving Force: Servcing Policy Now and the Road Ahead|
|Investor Reporting Change Initiative: Service Loans Application Impacts|
|Keeping Up with the Manager Series & Scorecard|
|Maximizing GSE AUS Outcomes – A Case Study|
|Loan Advisor Suite Enhancements: Workflows to Improve the Borrower Experience|
|Loan Advisor Suite Enhancements: Income and Assets|
|Loan Advisor Suite Enhancements: Condos|
|Simplifying the Experience for Transfers of Servicing|
|Skyline Chat on Default Management|
|Ramp Up Your Quality|
|The New Focus in Underwriting|
|Unpacking Underwriting for Self-Employed Borrowers|
|Your Critical Role When Disaster Hits Homeowners|
|Zero In on First-time Homebuyers with HomeOneSM|
|CONNECTing with You: Welcome Reception|
|CONNECTing with You: At the Marketplace|
|CONNECTing with You: Monday Night Reception|
|Investor Reporting Change Initiative: Partnering with Black Knight
|Powerful Partnerships with Secondary Marketing Platform Providers|
|Success with Subservicers|
Don is leading the nation's effort to ensure responsible access to mortgage credit for working families and also to finance workforce rental housing. He will be at CONNECT to talk about how we can move housing forward together, and the critical role you play in the housing ecosystem.
Dave is leading Freddie Mac’s effort to Reimagine the Mortgage ExperienceSM. He's responsible for managing the company's relationships with its Seller/Servicers, the performance of Freddie Mac's guarantee book of business, securitization of new business, and all sourcing, servicing and business operations.
Chris will discuss how to take big and small ideas to drive value and service. She is responsible for sourcing Freddie Mac's Single-Family business, which includes national lending, regional lending, community lending, and corporate accounts. She also oversees all customer engagement activities.
Kevin is the leader of Freddie Mac's guarantee book of business, pricing and analytics, servicing and REO. He will discuss how you can service loans more efficiently and how innovation and technology can help you grow in today’s market.
If you are unable to attend, a substitute may attend at no additional charge. Send requests for substitutions in writing to Conferences_Events@freddiemac.com. If a substitute is not named and you do not cancel your registration or you don't attend, your organization will be charged the full registration fee of $499.00. To cancel your registration, please refer to your registration confirmation email for the link and confirmation number to modify your registration.
Hear from past attendees and sponsors about the CONNECT experience.
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Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
FreddieMacCONNECT Hotel Conference Rate: $259 + taxes
Make your reservations by August 24, 2018 to receive the conference rate.
Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
Off-site parking, fee: $48 daily
Valet parking, fee: $61 daily
Both parking options include in/out privileges.
Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
Hotel direction: 15 miles SE
Estimated taxi fare: $40 (one way)
Subway service, fee: $2.25 (one way)
Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)
Hotel direction: 12.1 miles NE
Estimated taxi fare: $45 (one way)
Subway service, fee: $5 (one way)
Chicago is a walking city with an easy-to-navigate downtown grid. Numerous public and private transportation options are also available. Click here to learn more about Chicago Transit Authority, water taxis, bike sharing and more.