Todd Spiczenski

PODCAST: A 2023 GAC preview

What to expect from the year’s largest credit union advocacy event.

January 27, 2023

The 2023 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) is only days away.

In this episode of the CUNA News Podcast, CUNA Executive Vice President and Chief Products and Services Officer Todd Spiczenski offers a preview of the 2023 CUNA GAC, which will be held Feb. 26 to March 2 in Washington, D.C.

The conference evolves each year with the pace of change in the financial services industry and the political climate in Washington. In this interview, Spiczenski details what attendees can expect from this year’s gathering and explores how attendees can make the most of their experience and how advocates at home can benefit from the conference.

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In this episode:

1:53: Todd’s duties at CUNA

2:33: How many times Todd has attended the GAC

4:43: Todd’s favorite GAC memory

6:50: What’s new at GAC this year

9:16: Advocacy at the conference

10:32: What excites Todd about this year's conference

14:50: How to make the most of the conference

16:50: What’s new in the exhibit hall

19:30: How people at home can benefit from the conference

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