Welcome Innovators, Let's Shape the Future
The Mortgage Innovators Conference is the only industry conference specifically designed to highlight all innovators!  This premier mortgage industry event will feature engaging, expert speakers on a variety of timely topics – from Day 1 Certainty to blockchain and everything in between.  You’ll be empowered with practical innovation and improvement strategies to take back to your company.  You’ll also get a chance to meet some of the top tech companies in the industry!

Don’t Be Left Behind

9 Reasons You Need To Attend

Learn from presentations by some of the best minds in the industry – our “Tech Talks”

Check out demos from the industry’s “best in class” tech companies

Hear from Fannie and Freddie on their innovation strategies and updates

Experience the Innovation Lab – a casual technology meeting place to discuss ideas with vendors and partners

Connect with attendees through our new event app, powered by Brella!

How to turn “Big Data” into actionable intelligence

How will customers experience your business in 5 years?

The “e” space: notes, closing, notary and more

See and discuss ways to improve execution and delivery

Mortgage Mavericks On The Midway
$49/single ticket
3 Days For Innovators

Enjoy three days in sunny San Diego and plan some fun around our sessions and events.

First Day
August 11, 2019
Second Day
August 12, 2019
Third Day
August 13, 2019
8:00 am
CAMPAC Annual Golf Tournament registration opens
Sun, Golf, and helping support the California MBA’s Political Action Committee - CAMPAC | Rancho Bernardo Inn Golf Course, 17550 Bernardo Oaks Dr, San Diego
9:00 am
Shotgun start for golf tournament
Participation is separate registration from conference
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Now offering easy, self-serve check-in at the conference!
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kick Off Reception
With an interactive presentation at 5:30 pm | Setting the Stage: What Do Lenders Need Out of Their Tech Partners?
5:30pm - 6:00pm
Setting the Stage: What Do Lenders Need Out of Their Tech Partners?
Moderated by Matt Hansen, CEO, SimpleNexus | Speakers: Michael Guidotti, Director of Integration & Branch Technology, American Pacific Mortgage | Chuck Iverson, Chair, Mortgage Innovators Conference | Greg Pettersen, Digital Marketing Manager, RWM Home Loans
8:30 am
Continental Breakfast and registration open
9:00 am – 9:15 am
Welcoming Remarks
Chuck Iverson, Conference Chair
9:15 am – 9:45 am
Innovator Insights
Bill Dallas, President & CEO, Finance of America – Preparing Your Organization for Survival in the Digital Future of Mortgage Banking
9:45 am – 10:45 am
Tech Demos
10:45 am - 11:00 am
Tech Talk
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Innovator Insights
Lender Technology Leaders Discussion: Lenders perspective on where digital lending is going and how it will help you. Presented by Dave Anderson, CIO, Amerihome and Jeremy Potter, Senior Director of Strategic Innovations, Quicken
11:30 am – 11:45 am
Tech Talk
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Networking lunch – Garden Terrace
1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
“Simulated Hack”
1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Tech Demos
2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Tech Talk
Cyber Security & Tech Disruption – Blockchain with Tom Pageler, CSO, BitGo
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tech Demos
4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Innovator Insights
Innovation and the Future of Mortgage Lending from the GSEs | Fannie Mae (speaker TBA) Freddie Mac (speaker TBA) Blend (speaker TBA). Moderated by: Gary Clark, COO, Sierra Pacific Mortgage
6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Mortgage Mavericks on the Midway – USS Midway
Monday Night Mortgage Mavericks on the Midway! Presented by Tavant and sponsored by Arch MI and Cloudvirga. This fun event includes live music, dancing, costume contest, Top Gun theme with a Tom Cruise look-a-like, light appetizers and plenty of 80s music! Register Today
8:00 am
Continental Breakfast and registration open
8:30 am – 9:00 am
Innovator Insights
Strategic Digital Trends for Lending – Dave Zitting, CEO, Avenu and Sarvesh Mahesh, CEO Tavant
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Tech Demos
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Tech Talk
Machine Learning and AI – Why You Need to Know About Them? How Will They Shape Your Business Now and in the Future? Presented by Atul Varshneya, Vice President Artificial Intelligence, Tavant
10:15 am – 10:45 am
Networking break in Innovation Lab
10:45 am - 11:45 am
Tech Demos
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Networking lunch – Garden Terrace
1:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Tech Talk
The Importance of Technology Coexistence for Senior Lending Presented by John Button, CEO & President ReverseVision, Inc
1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
Innovator Insights
Digital Battle for the Consumer - Presented by Rick Arvielo, CEO, New American Funding and Scott Harris, President SocialSurvey
1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Tech Demos
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm
Final Session
Details coming soon!
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Who's Speaking?
Hear and learn from some of the best minds in the industry.

Bill Dallas – President of Finance of America Mortgage

Dave Zitting – Chairman & CEO of Avenu

Tom Pageler – Chief Security Officer, BitGo

Natalie Hunt – Director of Digital Alliances & Technology Integration at Fannie Mae

Scott Harris – CEO/Co-Founder, SocialSurvey

Michael Guidotti – Director of Integration and Branch Technology, American Pacific Mortgage

Greg Pettersen – Digital Marketing Manager, RWM Home Loans

Sarvesh Mahesh, CEO, Tavant

John Button, CEO, ReverseVision

Rick Arvielo,, CEO, New American Funding

Matt Hansen, CEO, SimpleNexus

Jeremy Potter, Strategy & Innovation Senior Director, Quicken

Sheraton San Diego

1380 Harbor Island Drive San Diego, CA 92101

Room reservation information will be sent to you upon your registration or sponsorship confirmation.

$209 Single/Double | $229 Triple | $249 Quad


California MBA Member

  • Networking Access
  • Breakfast and Lunch
  • Exhibit Area Access
  • Priceless Strategies
  • Live Technology Demos

Non Member

  • Networking Access
  • Breakfast and Lunch
  • Exhibit Area Access
  • Priceless Strategies
  • Live Technology Demos
The Mortgage Innovators Conference is a unique event designed to allow lenders and investors to discover the best in mortgage technology in 2019. The event brings together the top companies and minds in the industry to showcase how technology is re-shaping the mortgage industry, both for the borrower and lender. The Mortgage Innovators Conference will provide opportunity for dozens of companies to demonstrate their products/services, and we’ll hear from can’t-miss speakers.

Day Passes Available 


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