55th ELFA Annual Convention
Join FICO at the 55th ELFA (Equipment Leasing and Finance Association) Annual Convention from October 23-25, 2016, at the JW Marriott Desert Springs in Palm Desert, CA. Learn more at



Money20/20 is the world's biggest, boldest and best event covering payments and financial services innovation for connected commerce at the intersection of mobile, retail, marketing services, data and technology.  With 10,000+ attendees, including more than 1,000 CEOs, from 3,000 companies and 75 countries, expected at our 2016 U.S. event, Money20/20 is critical to realizing the vision of disruptive ways in which consumers and businesses manage, spend and borrow money.



This class provides students with a solid foundation for developing their first Blaze Advisor™ system enabled application. Included within this class are sections devoted to rule writing, rule authoring, and rule deployment. 



Annual CUNA Lending Council Conference
Join FICO at the 22nd Annual CUNA Lending Council Conference from October 30, 2016 – November 2, 2016 at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas. FICO is an proud sponsor. Learn more at



Tuesday, November 1, 2016
10:00am GMT (London) / 11:00 am CET (Paris/Berlin) / 12:00 pm EET (Athens) 
Complimentary Webinar
60 minutes

David Binder, Consulting Pre-Sales, IFRS 9, FICO

IFRS 9 is a new accounting standard that will materially impact the accounting of impairment starting in 2018. Full and timely compliance is a must but the wider business impacts must be planned for in advance so banks can succeed in the “new BAU”.

Discussion topics will include:

  • Review of key IFRS 9 concepts and principles
  • Leveraging IRB and other models for IFRS 9
  • Addressing the main challenges
  • Beyond Compliance – planning for account management and other business impacts
  • How FICO can help





GTEC delivers world-class experts and speakers from public sector and industry who will engage with delegates on the challenge and opportunity of technology. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn and network with peers, celebrate technology accomplishments, hear from a “who’s who” of government and industry leaders and see demonstrations of the most advanced technologies driving ICT initiatives at all levels of government in Canada and other countries.

Visit FICO at Booth 106 and attend our session, Dynamics of Conquering Complexity and Decision Through Analytics – Intersection of Analytics and Big Data, on November 3, 12-1 pm.



This course is designed to provide the skills required to develop advanced rules templates and to create rule maintenance application (RMA) for authoring and maintaining complex rules. The students will learn to use the built-in tools and Blaze Advisor API to develop a RMA application for complex rules.



Thursday, November 9, 2016 
Time: 10:00 am PT/12:00 pm CT/1:00 pm ET

It's been in the making for a while now but FinCEN, the U.S. Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, recently finalized its beneficial ownership rule. The appropriate updates to your program need to be in place by May 11, 2018. 

Part II of our Webinar series will be an in depth discussion of operational impacts as well as data and technology considerations. 

In this 60 minute webinar, we will discuss:

  • Systems Readiness 
  • Operational Impacts 
  • Model Validation 
  • Data Quality/Completeness 
  • Management Reporting and Analytics 


  • Laurie Gentz, CAMS, Senior Business Solutions Consultant, FICO Financial Crime Solutions 
  • George Kunkel, CAMS, Managing Director, Crowe Horwath 
  • Blake Walker, CAMS, Senior Manager, Crowe Horwath 



Join FICO at the International Auto Finance Network Conference on 10th November 2016 at the Hilton London Bridge Hotel. FICO is a proud sponsor of this unique event that brings together suppliers, industry experts and Auto Finance members.

Visit FICO at booth #6. Learn More.



The 2016 INFORMS Annual Meeting in Nashville is an opportunity to bring together leading academics, industry experts, students, INFORMS members, and representatives of government agencies.

Visit FICO at booth #5 and make sure you attend our sessions

  • FICO Vendor Workshop:  How to model, solve, and deploy optimization across industries with FICO Xpress- November 12 from 12-1:30 pm
  • Cloud-based collaborative application development- November 13, 2016, 8:00 AM
  • How to deploy your analytic models to empower non-technical business users- November 15, 4:30-5:15 pm 
  • A New Deterministic Parallel Framework For Mixed Integer Programs- November 16, 2016, 11:00 AM

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