Community Banking in the 21st Century
Seventh Annual Community Banking Research and Policy Conference

Sponsored by the Federal Reserve System, the Conference of State Bank Supervisors and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.


Since 2013, the Community Banking in the 21st Century Annual Conference has brought together researchers, regulators, policymakers and community bankers to discuss and debate the latest research on community banks.  The insights generated  by the research each year are further contextualized with the results of the annual CSBS National Survey of Community Banks, which has been conducted by the state banking commissioners and the CSBS since 2014.  The findings are presented as part of the conference proceedings and provide a snapshot of the opportunities and challenges facing community banks.