2022 Great Lakes Lenders Conference

July 20-21, 2022

This Year’s conference will be In-Person and a full 2 days.
Verification of either COVID vaccination card/at-home test results OR submission of lab administered PCR or Rapid test is required for all conference attendees, speakers, vendors and guests. All registered attendees will receive an email from Crowdpass, our third party HIPAA compliant verification system on Wednesday, July 13th. If you do not receive an email by 7/13 5:00 pm, email GLLC@eventfullyyourz.com.
The Great Lakes Lenders Conference is the premier small business lending event in the Midwest providing timely and relevant guidance to lenders directly from SBA leadership on small business lending programs.
 250+ Attendees      5 SBA District Offices       KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

The conference is attended by those in all levels and roles of small business lending, and will include session topics addressing updates and guidelines for processing and managing loans in the post-COVID world. More Details coming soon.

Review our cancellation/refund policy.


JULY 20-21, 2022

Our Speakers
Pre-Conference Training Class

SBA Lending from A to Z for New Lenders: A Comprehensive Plan for Success.  Optional training class prior to the conference starting. $99 for conference attendees; $199 for non-conference attendees. Check the Conference Package for details.

Exhibitor Check-In & Setup
Attendee Check-In
Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
Conference Sessions
Networking Lunch in Exhibit Hall
Conference Sessions
Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
Conference Sessions
Networking Lunch in Exhibit Hall
Conference Sessions
Exhibit Breakdown
Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center

The room block is closed.

Onsite Parking is $27 Daily, $40 for valet. There is also off-site parking at the Beaubien Garage with “in & out” privileges 0.1 mile away from hotel.

An unforgettable experience awaits at Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. Situated downtown along the Riverwalk, near the TCF Center, Ford Field, Little Caesars Arena, Comerica Park and other attractions, the hotel welcomes you with contemporary design and a newly renovated modern lobby. Guestrooms offer fabulous views of the city, floor-to-ceiling windows, comfortable bedding, and high-speed Wi-Fi. Onsite dining options include the Fuel restaurant with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Detroit Riverwalk, the Motor City Pantry with full carry-out menu and sundries, and an onsite Starbucks.


Sponsors of the GLLC seek to engage with the Conference audience, raise awareness of services offered to the small business lending community, and provide philanthropic support to a program that contributes to the growth of the Great Lakes economy and small business community. A variety of sponsorship opportunities provide exposure not only to our conference attendees, but also to our entire contact list via pre-conference advertising and promotions.

Sponsorship registration for 2022 is Closed – there may be some booths available if needed. Please email GLLC@eventfullyyourz.com by 7/13.

Contact our events team to discuss sponsor opportunities at (844) 887-6477 or GLLC@eventfullyyourz.com.

Thank you to Our Sponsors:


Windsor Advantage


Starfield Smith
Benetrends Financial
Economic Development Foundation
Partner Engineering

Silver and Bronze

Zions Bank
PM Environmental
SBA Protection
CDC Capital Markets
tax guard
Quest Analytics
Summit Technology Group
Doeren Mayhew
Applied Environmental
Maynards Group
Jellum Law

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